Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

4 figures, armed and seated on bench

100 B.C.–A.D.250

Ceramic

7 3/4 in L. (19.7 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen
1959.55.21
Culture: 
West Mexico, Nayarit
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Reciept from Alfred Stendahl, June 27, 1956:
#2101-Group of Warriors.

Bibliography: 

Hasso Von Winning and Olga Hammer, Ancecdotal Sculpture of Ancient West Mexico, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: Ethnic Arts Council of Los Angeles, 1972), 83, no. 138, ill.

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