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Human figure  (Sculpture)  "AD 1000-1500"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1000-1500

Materials:

Pottery, paint

Techniques:

Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Maya, Maya (archaeological culture), Mesoamerica, Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica, Post-Classic period Maya (archaeological culture), Southern Mesoamerica

Country:

El Salvador

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Enrique Vargas Alfaro (possibly a collector of Latin American antiquities living in San Jose, Costa Rica); purchased by MAI in 1973.

Source ID:

NMAI_263728

Catalog Number:

24/7905

Album Name:

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