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U991.8.41
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Human Figure with Child)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Rio Claro, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic
Support / Technique :
Object Type : figurines
Visual Description : Seated figure with legs splayed, arms akimbo, a large nose, and a child or animal at its breast. Neck and waist are perforate transversely to facilitate suspension and hold ornaments. The underside of the body is triply perforated for the purpose of fixing the figure in an upright position to some moveable support.
Accession # : U991.8.41
Width (cm) : 9.00
Height (cm) : 9.60
Depth (cm) : 3.80
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :