Effigy: Widuj Warmi, Woman

1997.15.0137

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Artifact Identification Effigy: Widuj Warmi, Woman   (1997.15.0137)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : N/A
Artist/Maker Santa Gualinga, Erlinda Manjia
Geographic Location America, South, Ecuador, Sarayaquillu-Sarayacu
Period/Date Late 20th century
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 18.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 10.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 10.6 cm
Weight 540 g
Measuring Remarks Depth measured from the nose to the back of the head, width measured from one ear to the other. Weight converted to grams from ounces. (19 oz.)
Materials Ceramic--Stoneware, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Painting, Rubbing, Incising
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Whitten, Norman and Dorothea. From Myth to Creation: Art from Amazonian Ecuador. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1988. P. 50.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Norman E. and Dorothea S. Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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