Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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reproduction Olmec figure
  • Robert H. Kingman
  • reproduction Olmec figure, late 1900s–1984
  • Where object was made: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 9.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Betty W. Alderson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6336
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The standing figure is on a square base. It is roughly carved. The oversized, block-like head has a groove into the top. The face has a wide nose and a downturned mouth. It is a light natural wood color.