Image:  5776

File date:  2001-02-04

Caption:  Jaina Figure

Description:  Maya. Jaina. molded clay with traces of white slip. height 16.5 cm Elite woman in pose seen on stele. She wears a yoke decorated with a skyband. Her hands and arms suggests she holds the serpent bar seen behind her. The upper part of the sculpture is decorated with lotus blossoms..

Photograph by Justin Kerr