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Female effigy

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Hand-modeled slab figurine depicting a nude female with accentuated breasts and abdomin.

Provenance

Margret Craver Withers collection (acquired in Mexico and Guatemala) by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Michoacán, Late Preclassic to Early Classic periods, 200 B.C.–A.D. 200

Object Place

Michoacán, México

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 4.6 cm (3 1/2 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.757

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Figurines