Description
WOMAN'S BUST
Culture Veracruz, Remojadas Style, Gulf Coast, Mexico
Classical, 450-650 A.D.
Light brown ceramic, red pigment remains and bituminous paint
black.
H. 16.5 cm - W. 14.5 cm
Simple face, eyes underlined in hollow, aquiline nose overhanging an
small open mouth painted black. The ears are adorned with earrings
Circular, the neck supports a pastilled-cylindrical collar. The breasts are
in slight relief. Finely incised asymmetrical cap. On the reverse side,
Rectangular opening allowing the firing of the statuette.
Provenance :
- Franco Monti Collection, 1960-1970's
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WOMAN'S BUST
Culture Veracruz, Remojadas Style, Gulf Coast, Mexico
Classical, 450-650 A.D.
Light brown ceramic, red pigment remains and bituminous paint
black.
H. 16.5 cm - W. 14.5 cm
Simple face, eyes underlined in hollow, aquiline nose overhanging an
small open mouth painted black. The ears are adorned with earrings
Circular, the neck supports a pastilled-cylindrical collar. The breasts are
in slight relief. Finely incised asymmetrical cap. On the reverse side,
Rectangular opening allowing the firing of the statuette.
Provenance :
- Franco Monti Collection, 1960-1970's