Jalisco Seated Female, Ameca Style,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
height 14 1/4in (36cm)
with her left leg raised and right leg tucked underneath, wearing a skirt and hat, with a trance-like expression with large, bulging eyes and gaping mouth revealing two rows of teeth; painted overall in reddish-brown, the skirt in creamy white.
Private Texas Collection, acquired prior to 1960.