Standing female effigy

Jalisco/Nayarit
Late Formative to Early Classic periods
100 B.C.–A.D. 200


Object Place: Jalisco/Nayarit, Mexico

Dimensions

14.8 x 9.8 cm (5 13/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.595

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: red slip paint with traces of white slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Figurines

San Sebastian Red-style standing female figure with hands on hips. She wears a plain wrap skirt, simple head wrap, and circular ear flares. Black manganese staining on surface of clay.

Provenance

Private collection, Massachusetts, by 1974; to MFA, December 1974, anonymous gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift