Face on wooden mount/support

ID no.: ???

Title: Face on wooden mount/support

Culture/Location: Tlatilco or Las Bocas, possibly Olmec. Puebla, Mexico

Date/Period: Preclassic, 1300-800 BC

Material: Clay

Notes: Labeled “285”. Compare facial structure with Fig. 16 and 17 (p. 31 from Little People of the Earth, Denver Art Museum, 1991). Could have originally been part of a so-called “pretty lady” figure common in this area. Top knot (coiffed hairdo) is typical of these figures.