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Human figurine, La Venta, Tabasco

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Record Count: (401 - 425 out of 743)

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

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

Vessel Lug

Vessel Lug

Sherd with nodule. Field number “63.” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 6 figurine fragments: 3 legs, 2 arms, and 1 torso. 1 leg has 2 nodules on inner thigh. Field number “64” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 6 figurine fragments: 3 legs, 2 arms, and 1 torso. 1 leg has 2 nodules on inner thigh. Field number “64” “LV 1: 24-36”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Two figurine heads with headdress. Field number “64A.” “LV 1: 24-36.”

Polished Stone Fragment

Polished Stone Fragment

Triangular stone fragment. Field number “65” “LV 1: 24-36”

Sandstone “Saw”

Sandstone “Saw”

One sandstone fragment. Field number “66” “LV 1: 24-36”

Chalcedony Flake Tool

Chalcedony Flake Tool

One flake tool. Field number “68” “LV 1: 24-36 H+7”

Hammer Stones

Hammer Stones

Two hammerstones. One is grey, the other red. Field number “69” “LV 1: 24-36 H=+7”

Stone Chips and Fragments

Stone Chips and Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Several are worked and decorated. One is phallic in shape. Field number “70” “LV 1: 24-36”

Stone Chips and Fragments

Stone Chips and Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Several are worked and decorated. One is phallic in shape. Field number “70” “LV 1: 24-36”

Stone Chips and Fragments

Stone Chips and Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Several are worked and decorated. One is phallic in shape. Field number “70” “LV 1: 24-36”

Stone Chips and Fragments

Stone Chips and Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Several are worked and decorated. One is phallic in shape. Field number “70” “LV 1: 24-36”

Stone Chips and Fragments

Stone Chips and Fragments

Lot of 17 fragments. Several are worked and decorated. One is phallic in shape. Field number “70” “LV 1: 24-36”

Decorated Sherds

Decorated Sherds

Lot of 8 sherds. Three are glued together. Decoration includes incising, grooves, nodules, and outflaring rim. Field number “71” “LV 1: 36-48”

Decorated Sherds

Decorated Sherds

Lot of 8 sherds. Three are glued together. Decoration includes incising, grooves, nodules, and outflaring rim. Field number “71” “LV 1: 36-48”

Decorated Sherds

Decorated Sherds

Lot of 4 body sherds. Decoration includes rouletting, combing, incising. Field number “72” “LV 1: 36-48”

Effigy Vessel Sherd

Effigy Vessel Sherd

Two sherds glued together. Field number “73” “LV 1: 36-48”

Small Vessel

Small Vessel

Partial vessel that has been restored with putty. Field number “74” “LV 1: 36-48”

Vessel Section

Vessel Section

Bowl section. Decorated with incising, creating two parallel lines near rim, and a curvilinear design running down to the base. Field number “75” “LV 1: 36-48”

Handle Fragment

Handle Fragment

Body sherd with nodule as a handle? Field number “76” “LV 1: 36-48”

Disk Fragment

Disk Fragment

Slightly concave disk fragment. Field number “77” “LV 1: 36-48”

Ceramic Ball

Ceramic Ball

Ceramic ball. Field number “78” “LV1: 36-48”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 32 figurine fragments: 5 torsos, 3 lower bodies, 19 limbs, and 5 unidentified. No heads. One with remnant of red slip? Field number “79” “LV 1: 36-48”

Figurine Fragments

Figurine Fragments

Lot of 32 figurine fragments: 5 torsos, 3 lower bodies, 19 limbs, and 5 unidentified. No heads. One with remnant of red slip? Field number “79” “LV 1: 36-48”


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