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A LARGE SEATED NAYARIT FIGURE FROM WEST MEXICO

A LARGE SEATED NAYARIT FIGURE FROM WEST MEXICO


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Sculpture: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1306520

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CULTURE: NAYARIT ORIGIN: WEST COAST MEXICO AGE: CA. 100 B. C. - 250 A. D. DESCRIPTION: A 15" tall seated nude female figure. The figure is hollow with two rear support legs. She is wearing double ear cuffs along with a head band and incised hair flowing down her back. She is leaning slightly forward with her arms resting on her upper waist. Scattered mineral deposits attest to her great antiquity. Both rear legs may have been reattached. She has deeply incised eyes and mouth as well as her nostrils. PROVENANCE: Arte Primitivo Gallery