Female Figure with Protruding Stomach
Arts of Africa
8 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 in. (21.9 x 10.8 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Joseph and Margaret Knopfelmacher
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Female Figure with Protruding Stomach, ca. 1300. Terracotta, 8 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 in. (21.9 x 10.8 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joseph and Margaret Knopfelmacher, 1996.170.27. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1996.170.27_PS10.jpg)
overall, 1996.170.27_PS10.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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The face has stylized features. The base is rounded and flared with a flat bottom. Condition: The arms are missing, as well as a large section from the bottom area. Surface dirt in crevices. Surfaces and distinguishing features are worn. Around the neck ia an area of shiny mud, color slightly different from rest of body. (Supplementary files for more info).
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