Pre-Columbian, West Mexico, Jalisco, ca. 200 BCE to 350 CE. A Nayarit mourning male pottery figure, San Sebastian Red type, sitting in a crouched position with crossed arms resting on upraised knees, emaciated and nude aside from armbands, headband, and ear ornaments. His long face with downcast visage and open mouth perhaps indicates that he is singing or chanting. Size: 7-1/4" x 5" x 4-3/4".
Condition: Intact with expected surface wear. Overall very good.
Provenance: Ex-private Laguna Niguel, CA collection, acquired in the 1990's.
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