Pre-Columbian Tlatilco pottery figureM56
A pottery figure of a seated woman wearing a necklace and elaborate head-dress.
Pre-Columbian, Mexico, probably Tlatilco culture, c. 1000 – 500 BC
Repaired on neck and right arm chipped, minor losses as seen in the photographs
8.8 x 5.5 cms, 12.8 cms including stand
Ex. collection: Ambassador Reginald Bartholomew, New York, USA (1936-2012); Mr Bartholomew was the US ambassador to Lebanon, Spain and Italy at various periods during the 1980’s-1990’s.
Mounted on a perspex display stand