About A.D. 1000–1500
Earthenware with colored slips
Gift of Frederick and Jan Mayer, 2005.94
This exceptionally large Trujillo style figure portrays a curvaceous young woman. Her arms akimbo stance and facial expression project saucy confidence. Both face and body are elaborately painted, probably for a social or ritual event.
- "Grand Gestures: Dance Drama Masquerade"—Denver Art Museum, [12/13/2015 - 12/11/2016]