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Nayarit Seated Couple (Female)

Artist: Unknown Mexican Primary
Date: 200 BCE - 200 CE
3rd century BCE - 3rd Century CE
Dimensions: 19.25 x 12 in. (48.9 x 30.48 cm)
Object Type: Sculpture
Creation Place: North America, Mexico, Nayarit
Medium and Support: Terracotta (Red ware)
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Fass
Accession Number: 2018.10.01
On View: Bellarmine Hall Galleries


Purchased at auction by Jacob Fass (1960s); 2003 gift to Fairfield University.


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