Colima Seated Dog,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
height 13 1/2in (34.5cm)
with emaciated "skin" on the face, chest and back, seated alertly with ears perked and tail curled up, the top of the head formed into a flaring rim; painted overall in brown with cream bands around the front legs.
Private California Collection, acquired prior to 1960