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Molded Bowl

ca. 700 CE
Precolumbian
3 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (7.6 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm)

Unknown, Rio Blanco
Mexican

Object Type: Ceramics
Medium and Support: Clay, pigment
Credit Line: R. T. Miller Fund
Accession Number: 1945.65
Location: Currently on view
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Molded items are a sign of a prosperous economy because they could be churned out in quantity for trade or disseminated to the lower classes. This small bowl, made with two half-bowl molds, was made in south central Veracruz and shows Maya influence in both form and imagery.
[Gallery label text, 2009]

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L. Cervello; purchased from him by Brummer Gallery, New York, 1939; purchased from them by the Gallery in 1945

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