Pottery Female Figure 0003


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Female Figure

Gran Nicoya Archeological Region.

This seated female figure depicts a noble woman of a pre-European contact civilization of the Guanacaste/Nicoya region of Costa Rica. She is a woman of rank in all of her finery, flattened head, large earspools and complex body tattoos, or painted, corporal designs. A notable feature of this female subject’s pose – the ceremonial/religious posture (stiff torso with arms akimbo and other emphasis on elements related to fertility/birthing).

  • Size: 12 x 19 1/4 (30.5cm x 49cm)
  • AD 1000-AD 1300

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Weight 1.8 kg


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