Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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reproduction Zapotec figure
  • Robert H. Kingman
  • reproduction Zapotec figure, late 1900s–1984
  • Where object was made: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 12 x 7 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Betty W. Alderson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6322

The very blocky standing figure has a cylindrical headdress that flares at the shoulders. The arms hang at the sides, nearly to the feet. The short legs appear to be crossed. The stone is light pink. It has a rectangular base.