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Catalog Number CAS 0434-0026   CAS 0434-0026; Figurine (female deity)
Category Pottery
Object Name Figurine (female deity)
Global Region Mexico & Central America
Country Mexico
Other Geographic Data Central Highlands, probably
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description Mold-pressed, flat-back figurine with flat base; Female deity in standing position, shown with arms at sides and hands held out in front at waist-level; Figure appears to be wearing a long skirt and an elaborate headdress; Two holes alongside face, below ears.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 21.9, Width = 8.6, Thickness = 4.0