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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Michoacan standing female figure

300 B.C.–A.D. 300

Ceramic with traces of red paint

8.26 × 2.54 × 1.91 cm (3 1/4 × 1 × 3/4 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974
2020.27.15
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Michoacán
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

ex-collection: Arte Primitivo NYC, 7/20/16, lot 147
Albert and Monique Grant, NYC active 1950s-1960s

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