Seated Figure

Artist:Jama Coaque

Medium: Ceramic, pigments

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:500 B.C.E.-C.E.500

Dimensions: Height: 14 3/4 in.


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 76.166.2

Catalogue Description:
Seated figure with legs crossed in front and a hand resting on his knee and ankle of the left leg. The figure is dressed in a colorful tunic and elaborate headdress, and wears a large pectoral, bracelets, and nose and ear ornaments. There are traces of post-firing red and yellow paint over the entire piece. Holes for firing are visible at the back of the head, neck and bottom of the figure.

Brooklyn Museum