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Human figurine, La Venta, Tabasco

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Record Count: (376 - 400 out of 743)

Small Bowl

Small Bowl

Coarse paste black bowl. “Field number 46” “LV TEST 15”

Ceramic Sherds

Ceramic Sherds

Lot of 3 badly eroded ceramic sherds. One sherd decorated with finger nail impressions. Field number “47” “L 1: 0-12”

Disc Fragment

Disc Fragment

1 ceramic disc fragment. Field number “48” “LV 1: 0-12”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 6 figurine fragments: 2 heads, 2 torsos, 1 lower body, and 1 unidentified. Field number “49” “LV 1: 0-12”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 6 figurine fragments: 2 heads, 2 torsos, 1 lower body, and 1 unidentified. Field number “49” “LV 1: 0-12”

Figurine Heads

Figurine Heads

Two figurine heads, badly eroded, minimal features. Field number “50” “LV 1: 0-12”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 17 figurine fragments. Mix of torsos, limbs, unidentified pieces. Field number “50A” “LV 1: 0-12”

Handle Fragment

Handle Fragment

Coarse paste brown vessel handle fragment. Field number “51” “LV 1: 12-24”

Notched Sherd

Notched Sherd

1 notched sherd. Field number “52” “LV 1: 12-24”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of three figurine fragments. Two are half orbs. Third piece is cylindrical. Field number “53” “LV 1: 12-24”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of three figurine fragments. Two are half orbs. Third piece is cylindrical. Field number “53” “LV 1: 12-24”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 6 figurine fragments: 5 torsos, 1 head. Two large bellied figurines. Field number “54” “LV 1: 12-24”

Pottery Ball

Pottery Ball

Ovoid. Field number “55.” “LV 1: 12-24”

Flake Tool

Flake Tool

Field number “55A.” “LV 1: 12-24”

Cut & Polished Sandstone

Cut & Polished Sandstone

Two notched sherds. Field number “56.” “LV 1:12-24”

Miniature Vessel

Miniature Vessel

4 sherds glued together. Field number “57.” “LV 1: 24-36”

Sherds

Sherds

Lot of 22 sherds, some glued together. Some with notches, incising, lacquer, and paint. Field number “58.”

Sherds

Sherds

Lot of 22 sherds, some glued together. Some with notches, incising, lacquer, and paint. Field number “58.”

Ceramic Sherds

Ceramic Sherds

Lot of 10 sherds, some glued together. Decoration consisting of incised lines, divots. Field number “59” “L 3: 48-60”

Ceramic Sherds

Ceramic Sherds

Lot of 10 sherds, some glued together. Decoration consisting of incised lines, divots. 6 rim sherds and 4 body sherds. Field number “59” “L 3: 48-60”

Sherd Disk

Sherd Disk

Rectangular sherd. Field number “60.” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 26 figurine fragments. Mix of limbs, torsos, lower bodies. No heads. Some are seated. Field number “61” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 26 figurine fragments. Mix of limbs, torsos, lower bodies. No heads. Some are seated. Field number “61” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Mixture of torsos, heads, and limbs. This single piece appears to be a quadruped-type animal with a human head. Field number “62.” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Mixture of torsos, heads, and limbs. Field number “62.” “LV 1: 24-36”


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