[Female effigy vessel with hands behind head]; c. 50 BC–AD 250; Mexico; 5106

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The Phillips Museum of Art, Franklin & Marshall College

Name/Title

[Female effigy vessel with hands behind head]

About this object

Vessel in form of a woman with hands behind her head. Stylized hair and rounded beads of decoration along the bottom of the base.

Date Made

c. 50 BC–AD 250

Period

Protoclassic (50 BC- 250 AD)

Place Made

Mexico

Place Notes

Nayarit

Medium and Materials

clay with burnished black slip

Measurements

7" x 5" x 3" (base dia)

Collection

Dr. and Mrs. Robert K. Schreter

Credit Line

Dr. and Mrs. Robert K. Schreter

Object Type

vessel

Object number

5106

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