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Standing Figure

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Stone (volcanic tuff), pigment
DATES 1100–1000 B.C.E.
DIMENSIONS 2 1/2 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. (6.4 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Carved stone figurine without a carved face and a highly abstracted body. The figure appears to stands on a small platform. Two grooves run down the front of the body suggesting limbs. There is no residue of pigment. See also 03.325.4527- 34. These figures were all found together inside a painted pot. They were purchased from the German trader, Cronmeyer.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Mimbres. Standing Figure, 1100–1000 B.C.E. Stone (volcanic tuff), pigment, 2 1/2 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. (6.4 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund, 03.325.4532. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 03.325.4527_.4528_.4529_.4530_.4531_.4532_.4533_.4534.jpg)
IMAGE group, 03.325.4527_.4528_.4529_.4530_.4531_.4532_.4533_.4534.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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