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    A Large Jalisco Maternity Figure
    c. 250 BC - 250 AD

    Hollow earthenware with tan, red and black burnished slips. The large female with mouth open baring teeth in a rather fierce expression, a child cradled in her right arm, and with her left hand she touches her breast. In very good condition, visible repair and restoration to the proper right side of the child's forehead and proper right leg, left side of female's nose chipped.

    Provenance:
    Robert & Carolyn Nelson Collection
    Joan Barist Primitive Art, New York, NY

    Height: 15 inches


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    25th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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