Colima Seated Hunchback Figure, Comala Style,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
height 12 1/4in (31cm)
wearing a double pendant necklace, with his hands resting on his knees, the arms deformed and the torso with a large hunchback on the right side, the face with a pensive expression with closed, slit eyes; painted overall in reddish brown.
Dave DeRoche, San Francisco, 1970's
Ron Messick, Santa Fe
Private American Collection
Cf. Townsend (1998: p. 241, fig. 18)