An Olmec sitting lady
Statue of a naked sitting big lady with one hand at a breast. In both ears she wears large ear jewelry and a distinctive hair style. Olmec, Veracruz Mexico. Dated between 1200 – 800 BC. Grey terracotta with a black slib and remains of red cinnaber.
Collected by Mrs. G. E. Maastricht, The Netherlands, 1998, by descent of her daughter, 2009.
Height 10,4 cm.
Intact, some wear of old age.