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Joined male and female figures
Joined male and female figures
Date:
300 BC–300
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
30.5 x 29.8 x 20.3 cm (12 x 11 3/4 x 8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Mesoamerica
Culture/People:
Ancient Nayarit
Accession Number:
2009.1.82
Acquisition Date:
2009-04-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Lewis K. and Elizabeth M. Land

male holds a bowl and whispers in female's ear. female has ribs and vertibrae visible. clay with burnished red slip and black pigment.
some previous repairs.
proto classic period

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Dancing figure
Dancing figure (300 BC–300)