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Female Figurine

c. 1500–500 BCE
Overall: 9.8 x 3.8 x 2.2 cm (3 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 7/8 in.)
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This delicately beautiful figurine portrays an adolescent girl wearing only boots, a belt, jewelry, and cinnabar paint. The sensitive modeling of the face and body is enhanced by the meticulous detailing of applied elements such as the coiffure and belt.
Female Figurine

Female Figurine

c. 1500–500 BCE

Mexico, Guerrero, Xalitla, Xochipala style

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