13657. Vera Cruz Smiling Articulated Seated Sonriente
Gulf Coast Ca 600 to 900 AD
Hollow molded buff painted terracotta seated male having separately made, articulated arms, head and feet. The molded detail shows a fine laughing face with almond shaped eyes, small nose and realistic mouth, parted and showing teeth. The torso and limbs equally well rendered. Some brown and umber pigment on surface. Size: 20 inches H Ex New York Collection JG.