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Artist Unknown (Nayarit)

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1st-2nd century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Figure, Artist Unknown (Nayarit)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 28 x 5 1/2 in. (71.1 x 14.0 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Mexico, Pacific Coast region
Culture: Nayarit, Central America, Mexico, Pacific Coast region
Style: 1st-2nd century
Physical Description: standing figure, heroic size; figure is bulky, with beast-like feet slightly arched, and stunted arms, the left bent, hand on stomach, the right bent up to hold a jar on the right shoulder; narrow head with long pointed chin, large hooked nose with plug,
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 47.2.30
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009