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Figurine

Object Number:69-24-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Late Classic
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Veracruz (Mexico)
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: ca. 800 CE
Early Date: 780
Late Date: 820
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Woman
Laughing Figure
Height: 10.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert Huber, 1969

Description

Hollow, perforated on back (two holes). Head and body moldmade. Headband-like crown. Earspools, large bead necklace.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Danien, Elin. 2002. Guide to the Mesoamerican Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, pl. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 42, fig. 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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