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Possibly Totonac, Nopiloa Veracruz, south-central Gulf Coast, Mexico ...

Possibly Totonac, Nopiloa Veracruz, south-central Gulf Coast, Mexico, Figure of a Woman in Ceremonial Dress

Female Ritual Performer - South-central Veracruz was home to a number of vibrant sculptural traditions. The Walters Art Museum in the special exhibition "Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection Gift." http://art.thewalters.org/detail/80202/female-ritual-performer/

Female Ritual Performer - South-central Veracruz was home to a number of vibrant sculptural traditions. The Walters Art Museum in the special exhibition "Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection Gift.

Celebrate #WorldSmileDay with this 7th–8th century "Smiling" Figure from Veracruz. http://met.org/1LkMilP

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Reclining Dog  Date: 200 BCE–300 CE Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica, Colima Culture: Colima Medium: Ceramic Dimensions: H. 10 3/4 x W. 14 5/8 in. (27.3 x 37.1 cm)

Reclining Dog 200 B. 300 Geography:Mexico, Mesoamerica, Colima Culture:Colima Medium:Ceramic Dimensions:H.

Fragmentary Smiling Figure, 6th–9th C.  Veracruz, Mexico. Remojadas culture. Ceramic. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Fragmentary Smiling Figure Date: century Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica…

Female with Basket, 600-1000 Gulf Coast, Mexico, Nopiloa style, 7th-10th century

Female with Basket, Gulf Coast, Mexico, Nopiloa style, century

Mexico, Gulf Coast, 4th-7th Century, stone, pigment traces, Overall - h:16.80 w:17.70 l:42.90 cm (h:6 9/16 w:6 15/16 l:16 7/8 inches). In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter Helen 1948.355

Mexico, Gulf Coast, 4th-7th Century, stone, pigment traces, Overall - h:16.80 w:17.70 l:42.90 cm (h:6 9/16 w:6 15/16 l:16 7/8 inches). In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys, gift of their daughter Helen 1948.355

Figure  Date:     6th–9th century Geography:     Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz Culture:     Remojadas

Figure Date: century Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz Culture…

Ceramic figure from the Veracruz culture of Mexico (600 AD - 1100 AD), at the Denver Art Museum

Ceramic figure from the Veracruz culture of Mexico AD - 1100 AD), at the Denver Art Museum, carita sonriente.

Seated Male Figure with Glyph C Headdress  Mexico, Oaxaca, Zapotec, Zapotec, 500-600  Tools and Equipment; containers  Ceramic  Diameter: 6 1/2 in. (16.51 cm); 19 1/2 x 12 x 10 1/2 in. (49.53 x 30.48 x 26.67 cm)  LACMA

Seated Male Figure with Glyph C Headdress Mexico, Oaxaca, Zapotec, Zapotec, Tools and Equipment; containers Ceramic Diameter: 6 in. 19 x 12 x 10 in. x x cm) LACMA

Ceramic figure from the Veracruz culture of Mexico (600 AD - 1100 AD), at the Denver Art Museum Olmeca

Ceramic figure from the Veracruz culture of Mexico AD - 1100 AD), at the Denver Art Museum Olmeca

Storyteller figure Jalisco Ameca style Ameca Valley Jalisco Mexico 100-800 CE Ceramic and pigment, via Flickr.

Storyteller figure Jalisco Ameca style Ameca Valley Jalisco Mexico CE Ceramic and pigment

Ceramic Standing Warrior, 6th–9th century, Veracruz, Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz Remojadas Culture.

Ceramic Standing Warrior Figure Date: century Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz