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ceramic head
  • Venezuela
  • ceramic head, late 1800s–1928
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • ceramic, pigment
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 x 10.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 7/8 x 4 1/8 x 4 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4878

The small red ceramic head has rounded eyes and a narrow nose. Its lips are appear pursed. It has a simple, stylized hairstyle and a round hole in the top of the head.