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Object Number: 66-30-21
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Period: Early Classical
Date Made: 200-400 Ad
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 400
Height: 15.7
Width: 10.3
Outside Diameter:6.4
Credit Line:Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc., 1966
Other NumberTECO 159A - Dealer's Number


White slip with red paint. Female, small box-like headdress with thin red appliqued cords across it and extending down back, and side of head. Very prominent nose. Pointed chin hald red. Coffee-bean eyes. Small discs appliqued onshoulder, 3 on one, 4 on other. Stumps for arms with protruding breasts and nipples. Pronounced stomach (pregnant?) and belly-button. Sex organs (?) indicated in red paint. 2 spirals painted in red on each leg. Figure flat in back with protruding buttocks.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)View Objects in Exhibition
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