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Figurine

Object Number:2017-23-35
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quimbaya
Provenience: Colombia
Middle Cauca Region
Caldas Complex
Culture Area: Circum-Caribbean
Date Made: 1000-1400
Early Date: 1000
Late Date: 1400
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 25.6 cm
Width: 19.8 cm
Depth: 8.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Lewis Heafitz and the Heafitz family, 2017
Other Number:184 - Collector Number

Description

Clay figurine of seated male with square head and body, simple legs and one arm curved down and proper right arm raised. Straight incised mouth. Large nose. Remnants of dark paint on legs and arms. Four holes punctuate torso and six across headdress and one in upraised hand.

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