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Standing female effigy

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San Sebastian Red-style standing female figure with hands on hips. She wears a plain wrap skirt, simple head wrap, and circular ear flares. Black manganese staining on surface of clay.

Provenance

Private collection, Massachusetts, by 1974; to MFA, December 1974, anonymous gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Jalisco/Nayarit, Late Formative to Early Classic periods, 100 B.C.–A.D. 200

Object Place

Jalisco/Nayarit, Mexico

Dimensions

14.8 x 9.8 cm (5 13/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.595

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: red slip paint with traces of white slip paint

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Americas

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Figurines