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Remojadas culture head fragment


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Sculpture: Pre 1492: Item # 1208402

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Remojadas culture head fragment. Veracruz. Lower Remojadas, 300 BC - 250 AD. Face painted with chapopote, a mixture of bitumen and rubber. Figures adorned by this sort of headdress are thought to represent women who have died in childbirth. 3 1/4" x 3" x 2" thick. Solid. 4 oz. Comes with a copy of early 1970s sales letter.