Standing female figure, ca. 500-900 AD
Mexico, Maya, Jaina
|Galerie Gerdes, Munich, Germany
Anna Maria Posset (1922-2018), Würzburg / Miltenberg, Germany (1977)
|H: 7.5 inch||sold|
fired clay, residues of paint, elaborately restored in several places, base Jaina Island is a pre-Columbian Maya archaeological site in the present-day Mexican state of Campeche. Jaina served as an elite Maya burial site, and is notable for the high number of fine ceramic figurines excavated there.