Rare White-Slip Nayarit Standing Couple, Ixtlàn del Rio,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C.-A.D. 250
heights 15 1/2 and 16 1/2in (39.5 and 42cm)
the female with her mouth open revealing two rows of teeth and carrying a bowl, the male with implements in each hand; cream colored surface with black painted highlights and manganese oxide deposits throughout.
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