Amuletic squatting figure with hands clasped on stomach
Acquired by the Wellcome institute in 1931 from a sale in Paris of the ethnographic collections formerly belonging to surrealist writers Paul Eluard and Andre Breton.
Donated to the Sainsbury Centre, University of East Anglia by the Wellcome Trust in 1981.
Not on display
Title/Description: Amuletic squatting figure with hands clasped on stomach
Object Type: Figure
Measurements: h. 62 x w. 25 x d. 21 mm
Inscription: lot no. 253 on label
Accession Number: 40106
Production Place: Mesoamerica, Mexico, The Americas
Credit Line: Donated by the Wellcome Trust, 1981