Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mother and Child Figure

Date:
12th–9th century B.C.
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Tlatilco
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 x W. 2 1/4 in. (6.4 x 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur M. Bullowa Bequest, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.242
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 358
Proctor Stafford Collection, Los Angeles, acquired by early 1960s; [Ancient Art of the New World, Inc., New York, until 1998]

von Winning, Hasso. Pre-columbian Art of Mexico and Central America. New York: Abrams, 1968, 25, 34, 11.

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