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Object ID 74.280.13
Object Name Figurine
Other Name Ceramic figure; seated
Material Clay
Description Seated figure decorated with white slip. The figure appears to be female with a hunched back. She sits cross-legged with her hands on her knees and appears to be wearing a headdress. Eyes and belly button are incised. One foot is broken off and missing, the other has been broken and repaired with glue. White slip is flaked away in some areas, some evidence of red paint on surface in some areas.
Dimensions H-10.3 W-6.7 D-5.6 cm
Date unknown
Provenance Collected by an unknown individual on an unknown date in or near Veracruz, Mexico. Aquired on an unknown date in or prior to 1974.
Culture unknown
Found North America; Mexico; Veracruz
Collection Archaeology; North America; Mexico
Search Terms Woman
female
hunchback
headdress
white slip
sitting
medical condition
illness
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