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Standing female figure with 'huipil' and skirt

Date: 500-800
Overall: 35.4 x 19.1 x 7.9 cm (13 15/16 x 7 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium: Earthenware, white pigment, and hand-built.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Mexico, Veracruz, Tierra Blanca
Object number: G83.1.79
DescriptionVeracruz standing female figure with huilil and skirt, Late Classic period, with hands at the hip, the small face with open mouth and straight hair falling to the shoulders. She is wearing an elaborately patterned robe with incised chevron and meander designs, beaded hem, cross-hatched sash, tiered turban with side flanges, tied sandals and jewellery.