Nayarit Head of a Man
Tarascan Pottery, Head of a Man
Artist: Unknown Mexican Primary
Parke-Bernet Galleries, November 24, 1967, Sale #2623, Lot #180) purchased by Jacob Fass. 2003 gift to the Fairfield University.
Sculpture in the round, usually but not always depicting humans, animals, mythical beings, or small figure groups. Statues are relatively large in scale, being life-size, larger than life-size, or only slightly smaller than life-size. For small-scale representations of humans, animals, or mythical beings, use "figurines," "statuettes," or another appropriate term. For depictions of humans, animals, or mythical beings in media other than sculpture, use "figures (representations)."
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