Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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reproduction of a Mixtec zantile figure
  • Robert H. Kingman
  • reproduction of a Mixtec zantile figure, late 1900s–1984
  • Where object was made: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 7 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Betty W. Alderson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6311
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The standing figure is in light pink stone with darker spots. It has a triangular headdress. The flat face has facial features carved into it. It has large ear spools and a wide necklace. The legs appear to be folded and the arms are at the waist.