Figurine (part of a set of healing figurines); made of pottery; lightly fired; white slip; in the form of whirlwind; circular base, flat strip of pottery perpendicular to base and twisted to make corkscrew; painted black, red and yellow. Used in Day of the Dead Festival.


People

Found, Excavated, Collected By
Carmichael, Elizabeth M, Sayer, Chloe
Maker
León, Darío Soteno

Place

Made In
Metepec

Time

Acquired In
1990
Made
1980s

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