Nov 25, 2020
Apr 20, 2011
Apr 20, 2011
Nov 25, 2020

Flat Male Figure

Flat Male Figure

200 BC-AD 300

Ceramic, pigment

Overall: 20 x 10.5 cm (7 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James C. Gruener 1990.259


Did you know?

Clay figurines were the earliest and most common art form in the ancient Mesoamerican culture region.


Clay figurines were the earliest and most common art form in Mexico and other countries in the ancient Mesoamerican (Middle American) culture region. Made first by hand and later with molds, most figurines belong to the traditions of commoners, such as farmers, rather than those of elites.

See also
AA - Mesoamerica
Art of the Americas
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