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'Smiling face' standing male figure with rattle

Date: 600-900
Overall: 45.7 x 29.8 x 7.6 cm (18 x 11 3/4 x 3 in.)
Medium: Earthenware, white pigment, and hand-built.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Mexico, Veracruz, Laguna de los Cerros
Object number: G83.1.83
DescriptionVeracruz standing smiling male figure, Late Classic period, with raised arms, the right hand with raised palm, and left hand holding a rattle. The figure is wearing rectangular head-band moulded with interlocking zig-zag, angular fret, and linear design. It is painted in deep brown with areas of white.