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Figurine

Object Number:
66-30-15
Current Location:
Provenience:
Mexico (Central America)
Guanajuato
Chupicuaro
Culture Area:
Central America
Period:
Late Pre-Classical
Date Made:
400 BC-
Early Date:
-450
Late Date:
-400
Section:
American
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Geometric design in white and red, outlines in black. "Square" figure - Pupils of eyes represented by diamond-shaped bar-relief, holes for nostrils, earplugs, mouth, with teeth (2 upper, 2 lower, extending into bale), belly-button and anus. Shall incisions for sex organs, fingers and toes. Back damaged, design almost obliterated. Leg once broken, mended.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc.
Other Number:
LT 144   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)
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Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)
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