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Female Figure

Artist/Maker: Jama-Coaque (Coastal Ecuador)

Date: 200 BCE-600 CE
Medium: pottery and paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (28.6 x 16.8 x 9.2 cm)
Classification: Art Works
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Bischoff
Terms
Object number: 84.0244.11
DescriptionThe elaborate headdress is of slab constuction which represents a style considered to be the best of La Tolita design. While the flaring "ear-flaps" are considerably more decorative, they are characteristically Chone in design.
Not on view