Large Veracruz Standing Warrior, Remojadas,
Middle Classic, ca. A.D. 400 - 700
Earthenware with black bitumen paint
height 16 1/8in (41cm)
Harmer Rooke Gallery, New York, 1972
Bill and Mildred Kaplan, Maryland
American Private Collection
Standing powerfully upright with daunting expression, a leg support at the back, carrying a barbed club in his hands, wearing a draping tunic and necklace, bells on the elbows with matching skirt, knee bands and ankle bands and sandals with knots, the body painted overall in black bitumen paint.