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seated female with baby
  • Mexico
  • seated female with baby, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24 x 9 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 7/16 x 3 1/2 x 5 1/8 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6245
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The seated woman has her legs crossed in front with her proper left knee slightly raised. She is wearing a bulbous headdress and large ear spools with white dots. There are two rows of white dots on her neck and above her breasts. She is wearing a white skirt-like garment but no shirt. She is holding a baby on her lap against her raised knee.