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black-on-white fineline human figure
  • Marvis Aragon
  • black-on-white fineline human figure, 1990s
  • Where object was made: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 5.5 x 6 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Ellie LeCompte
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0214
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Small ceramic figure painted in white, with a very round, squat body that has a small round head and small legs on either side of the bottom. The figure holds a small thin flute in front of a small open mouth. the body is painted with a block of thin black chevrons in varying patterns and thicknesses. The bottom is hollow and concave.