Semi-hemispherical bowl with three, rounded supports. Decorated on two sides with a wide panel of white slip paint and incised with the image of a seated person. The base is carved with the image of a seated supernatural.
Probably excavated in Veracruz, Mexico. By 1966, Jay C. Leff (b. 1925 – d. 2000), Pittsburgh [see note 1]; November 17, 2006, Leff estate sale, Sotheby’s, New York, lot 359, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 21, 2007) NOTES:  Included in the exhibition “Ancient Art of Latin America from the Collection of Jay C. Leff” (Brooklyn Museum, November 22, 1966 – March 5, 1967), cat. no. 353.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Lavinia and Landon T. Clay