Arts of the Americas
On View: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor
4 3/4 x 2 x 1 in. (12.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund
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Mimbres. Standing Figure, 1100-1000 B.C.E. Stone, pigment, 4 3/4 x 2 x 1 in. (12.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund, 03.325.4530. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 03.325.4527_03.325.4528_03.325.4529_03.325.4530_03.325.4531_SL3.jpg)
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The figure is the one fourth from the left (in back, largest figure). This figure has an open mouth with painted eyes. There is a pointed triangle on his forehead. His arms are short and held against his chest. His feet are also short and curled. See also 03.325.4527- 34. These figures were all found together inside a painted pot. They were purchased from the German trader, Cronmeyer.
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