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Object Number: 30-53-1
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Tarascan
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Ixtlan
Nayarit
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Man
Conch Shell
Height: 39
Credit Line:Exchange with Direccion de Arqueologia de Mexico, 1930
Other Number313 - Field No SF

Description

Human figure (man) standing on feet; ornamented with breech-cloth, headband and earring. High relief conch shell at navel. Holds cigar-shaped implement in right hand and rectangular object like palette in left. Painted decorations in red, white, and black.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 107 Top row, second from leftView Objects cited in this Publication

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