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Object Number: 66-30-15
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Period: Late Pre-Classical
Date Made: 400 BC-
Early Date: -450
Late Date: -400
Height: 24.1
Width: 14.4
Outside Diameter:6
Credit Line:Purchased from Carlo Gay, Teochita, Inc., 1966
Other NumberLT 144 - Other Number


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.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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