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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Figure)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Diquis Delta, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Sandstone
Support / Technique : Carved
Object Type : carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Female figure carved in a very low relief on a flat slab. The arms are flexed with the hands at the shoulders. The large head is flattened anterior-posteriorly. The position of the hands is unusual. The head measures approximately one quarter of the length of the statue.
Accession # : U991.8.28
Width (cm) : 11.00
Height (cm) : 21.00
Depth (cm) : 4.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :