Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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standing figure
  • Mexico
  • standing figure, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, pigment
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 36 x 17 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 14 1/8 x 6 11/16 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6265

The standing female figure has small breasts, a prominent belly, and very large but short legs and large feet. She has small arms. The proper left arm is tucked under the breast and the proper right holds a cup. She has a band of circles or beads across her nose and wears a short three strand necklace. The figure is orange with small black spots.