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portion of a human figure
  • unknown Tetsuge Owingeh (Tesuque) maker
  • portion of a human figure, late 1800s–1954
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 x 6 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of C. Mamigonian
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4236

This is part of a human figure that is currently in two pieces. The head has been broken and is missing a large portion of the left side of the face. There is a raised coil atop the head, probably a stylized lock of hair. The chest and a piece of the left arm are present. The figure is light brown.