Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Female Ancestor Figure

Date:
100 B.C.–A.D. 200
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Nayarit
Culture:
Nayarit
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 19 1/2 x W. 8 3/4 in. (49.5 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Jill and Alan Rappaport, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.255.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Andrall E. and Joanne P. Pearson, North Palm Beach, FL, until 2000; Jill Pearson and Alan R. Rappaport, Bronxville, NY, 2000– 2005

Butterwick, Kristi. Heritage of Power: Ancient Sculpture From West Mexico: The Andrall E. Pearson Family Collection. New York, New Haven, London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004, 33, 78-80.

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