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COLIMA, PRÉCLASSIQUE FINAL, CA. 100 AVANT-250 APRÈS J.C.

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PERSONNAGE ASSIS Colima, Préclassique Final, ca. 100 avant-250 après J.C. Vase représentant un nain assis et bossu et à la colonne vertébrale arrondie, regardant au loin avec force et en position d'attente, les bras musclés et les mains posées sur les cuisses, les lèvres bien closes et les oreilles percées, et dont la tête est surmontée d'un col à bords évasés. Engobe brun-rouge sur toute la surface. Hauteur: 34.3 cm
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COLIMA SEATED DWARF
PROTOCLASSIC, CA. 100 B.C.-250 A.D.

The muscular hunchback with rounded spinal projection, leaning deeply forward, muscular arms and hands placed firmly to the thighs, staring ahead with lips tightly shut and ears pierced, the spout with flattened rim at the top of the head and painted overall in reddish brown.

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Cf.Gallagher, fig 28, pour le modèle

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