Valdivia. <em>Female Figurine</em>, 2600-1500 B.C.E. Ceramic, 4 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. (11 x 2.9 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Egizia Modiano, 76.166.41. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 76.166.41_PS2.jpg)

Female Figurine


Medium: Ceramic

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:2600-1500 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. (11 x 2.9 x 1.6 cm)



Accession Number: 76.166.41

Image: 76.166.41_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small ceramic figurine representing a woman with a large headdress and incised facial features. The lines of the buttocks are incised and the breasts are prominent. The legs, which have protuberances at the back, are articulated and the arms vaguely suggested. CONDITION: good; the legs have been repaired at the hip line.

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