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Authentic Pre-Columbian Jalisco Culture Standing Female Figure 11.1 inches tall circa 100 BCE-250 CE-ex-Arte Primitivo with COA

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Charming Authentic Pre-Columbian Jalisco Culture (present day Western-Coast of Mexico) standing female figure artifact dating from the proto-Classic period (100BC-250 AD). Elegant cream-colored artifact with beautiful patina and manganese deposits. Stately pottery figure depicting a figure of a woman standing atop enormous feet and delineated legs. She presents proudly with a straight posture, rounded shoulders, both arms placed above her hips, and a slightly protruding abdomen. Her elongated head bears coffee-bean-shaped eyes, a prominent nose, an impressed mouth, curved ears adorned with earrings, and an incised brow beneath her coiffure. Highly burnished and adorned with red pigment atop a cream ground, this is a minimalist and attractive example of ancient Jalisco figural artistry! Size: 5.25" W x 11.1" H (13.3 cm x 28.2 cm) Excellent province with certificate of Authenticity (see below). 

Provenance: Comes with certificate of authenticity from well respected gallery (where it was purchased) that deals in Antiquities. further provenance Healy collection, Studio City, California, USA; ex-Arte Primitivo, New York, New York, USA, before 2010

Condition: Chip to top of proper right ear and right shoulder, with fading to pigment, and light encrustations within some recessed areas, otherwise intact and very good. Nice deposits

Released from private collection that has sold in New York City galleries as well as top auction houses-Guaranteed Authentic as described.

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