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Female Figure

Date:
3rd century B.C.–A.D. 4th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Michoacan
Culture:
Chupicuaro
Medium:
Ceramic, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.966
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Esther Scheinman, Brooklyn, NY, until 1951; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1951, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 565.2.

Pillsbury, Joanne. "The Pan-American: Nelson Rockefeller and the Arts of Ancient Latin America." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Vol. 72 (2014), p. 21.



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