DescriptionCollection of Eight Pre-Classic Figurines
Tlatilco, Early Chupicuaro, and Morelos
C. 1100-400 BC
Buff Terra Cotta and Slipped Pottery
3¼ to 4¼" Tall
The fine little grouping consisting of eight individual figurines, all Early Formative examples. Lot includes a tall thin Tlatilco male figure, missing an arm and break to one leg; a small cream slipped Tlatilco woman with refined features, breaks to the feet and neck and complete; two wide hipped Tlatilco females with rectangular faces, both intact excellent; two unusual variant figures, possibly Morelos, both intact with strong deposits; an early Chupicuaro pregnant female with a cream slip, she, repaired with overpaint; and an early Veracruz miniature figurine with original black paint and strong burial deposits, one reglued foot else nice.
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