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Object Number:37-13-193
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Champerico (uncertain)
Department of Retalhuleu
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Volcanic Rock
Stucco
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Human Figure
Height: 50 cm
Width: 15 cm
Thickness: 15 cm
Credit Line:Central American Expedition, J. Alden Mason, 1937
Other Number:254 - Field No SF

Description

Large Cylindrical figure of volcanic rock. Large head, arms crossed on chest; umbilicus indicated; large breech clout; legs vestigial. Traces of stucco painted red on lower part.

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