Seated Female Figurine Holding a Child

Seated Female Figurine Holding a Child

AD 900-1520
Culture
Greater Chiriqui or Diquís region
Country
Costa Rica
Style/Tradition
Buenos Aires Polychrome
figurine
Modeled clay with cream-colored slip, pigments (black and red), and applique.
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer
1993.545
. Seated Female Figurine Holding a Child. AD 900-1520. Modeled clay with cream-colored slip, pigments (black and red), and applique.. Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer. 1993.545.
Dimensions
height: 5 1/8 in, 13.0175 cm; width: 4 5/8 in, 11.7475 cm; depth: 3 1/2 in, 8.8900 cm
Department
Mayer Center, Art of the Ancient Americas
Collection
Art of the Ancient Americas
Exhibition History
  • "Ancient Treasures of Costa Rica: Art and Archaeology of the Rich Coast." Denver Museum of Natural History, June 23, 1990-May 31, 1991.

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