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Unglazed open jar resembling a female figure with painted face and clothing. Her hands are drawn to her belly. The decoration is earthtones, as though the slip used for decoration was created by mixing different colors of earth (red, white, black).
(Fig. 5) Nasca (South Coast, Peru), Effigy Jar, ca. 350. Earthenware with slip. The Fred Olsen Collection 1967-29-162