Colima Culture, Western Mexico
Protoclassical, 100 BC-250 AD.
H. 51 - w. 27 cm
Ceramic with brown and brick-red highly oxidized slip, paint
Standing woman holding a cup in each hand. The body is decorated
of geometric patterns painted black. Beautiful face framed by
small ears decorated with discs. Simple headdress, composed of
form of prickles imitating hair. On the reverse side, presence of a
circular aperture. The shoulder blades as well as the buttocks are underlined.
in relief. Broken glued, surface wear, acc.
- Franco Monti Collection, 1960s-1970s
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