Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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reproduction of a Toltec warrior figure
  • Robert H. Kingman
  • reproduction of a Toltec warrior figure, late 1900s–1984
  • Where object was made: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 5.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/2 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Betty W. Alderson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6315
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The standing figure has a block-like top half. It has a headdress over the forehead and "U" shaped necklace that may be attached to either side of the headdress. The arms may be raised on either side of the head, but there is no detail. It has straight, blocky legs that stand on a small rectangular base. The sculpture is made of light brown stone with horizontal veins.