• Culture/People:

    probably West Mexican/Shaft Tombs Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:


  • Date created:

    300 BC-AD 600

  • Place:

    Colima State; Mexico

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Modeled, painted, burnished

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Edward Primus (1908-1980, an art dealer in Hollywood, California); acquired by MAI through an exchange with him in 1956.

  • Dimensions:

    46 x 20 x 23 cm

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