• Culture/People:

    probably Huastec (Huasteca) (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Human figure

  • Date created:

    AD 900-1400

  • Place:

    Pánuco; Pánuco; Pánuco Municipality, Huasteca Alta Region; Veracruz State; Mexico

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frances Pratt; purchased by MAI in 1961.

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the 1491 section in the "Our Peoples" gallery on the 4th floor

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