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Seated Figure

Culture Group: Ulúa culture
Culture: Maya, Ulúa
Date: 600–900 CE
Medium: Redware
Dimensions:
5 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches (12.7 x 9.5 x 7 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Roger A. Wooton
Label Text:Late Classic Period, A.D. 600-900

Mold-made figurines, like this example, represent both women and men from the Ulúa River valley area of western Honduras. The details of costume and body adornment provide a glimpse of the rich weaving and jewelry-making traditions of the area.
Object number: 1980.87.7
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