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Chorotega Culture Human Effigy Vessel - PF.1190
Origin: Pacific Coast of Costa Rica
Circa: 900 AD to 1200 AD
Dimensions: 6.25" (15.9cm) high x 3.75" (9.5cm) wide
Collection: Pre-Columbian
Medium: Terracotta

Location: UAE
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With his beautifully burnished slip and incised costume, it is difficult to say whether we are in the presence of an influential mortal or a god. Clearly he is aware of his own importance, and we hesitate to inform him that the world is a different place from when he first knew it. Though small, he projects an enormous dignity, and we would be wise to accord him all the respect he is used to. - (PF.1190)


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