[Standing Figure Playing Instrument]; c. 50 BC–AD 250; Mexico; 5170


The Phillips Museum of Art, Franklin & Marshall College


[Standing Figure Playing Instrument]

About this object

This standing figure is wearing a headpiece with two round decorative elements and a loin cloth. The figure is also adorned with two arm bands and a nose piece. Figure appears to be playing an instrument (whistle?) and has deep set eyes and a hole in stomach region.

Date Made

c. 50 BC–AD 250


Protoclassic (50 BC- 250 AD)

Place Made


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Medium and Materials

Clay with cream slip


7" x 4" x 3"


Dr. and Mrs. Robert K. Schreter

Credit Line

Dr. and Mrs. Robert K. Schreter

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