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Figurine

Object Number:65-33-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guetar
Provenience: Costa Rica
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 20 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Enrique Veragas, 1965

Description

Seated with arms rigidly placed at sides; buff, heavy ware; hole in back of neck; painted white from chin to waist with black painted geometric design on neck, breast, back and arms; face painted red as is lower portion of body; hands red outlined in black; red painted ridge above forhead, hair (cap?), eyebrows and eyes black; lower legs and feet not indicated.

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