Lot 101
  • 101

A Mezcala stone figure, Type M10, Late Preclassic, ca. 300-100 B.C.

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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Description

with classic long torso and rounded lower belly, and arms carved in relief; in speckled green-gray andesite.

Provenance

Acquired in the 1950's

Catalogue Note

The gentle twist of the body and uneven lengths of the legs give this figure an unusually animated appearance. See Gay and Pratt (1992: pl. 35).
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