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Figurine

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Object Number:34-25-176
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tapajo
Provenience: Brazil
Para State
Santarem
Culture Area: Amazonia
Date Made: 1300-1800
Early Date: 1300
Late Date: 1800
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Man
Child?
Height: 13 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from John Mayer, 1934

Description

Buff ware; man crouching and holding on his back another smaller human figure; both wear headdresses; man has ears plugged; both have protrusive lips; from big hole (see 34-25-17).

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