PC.B.071, Birthing Figure

PC.B.071, Birthing Figure

Pre-Columbian Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Aztec style, nineteenth century

Aplite, 20.32 cm x 12.07 cm x 14.92 cm (8 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 5 7/8 in.)

Robert Woods Bliss acquired this sculpture as an authentic Aztec object from the New York dealer Ernest Brummer on June 17, 1947.

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