DescriptionFine Tlatilco Thick Legged Female
C. 1100-500 BC
Buff Terra Cotta
The figure stands upon exceptionally thick legs that are covered with round dot tufts, possibly a ceremonial costume, the toes defined below. The figure's midsection is highly corseted into a very narrow waist, exposing small dot breasts, arms held forward and fingers incised. Upon the head is a layered series of bands containing dots and donuts, and the hair finely inscribed with a suspend tuft over the right eye. A very fine example. The left hand has a small loss and she is cleanly reconstructed at the waist.
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