Aztec stone figure of the deity chicomecoatl
MEXICO, AD 1300-1521
Volcanic stone with red pigments
H. 33,5 cm
Provenance: old French collection
Chicomecoatl is a goddess of agriculture, associated with the life-giving maize. Her massive ‘temple façade’ headdress is a distinguishing feature, composed of stiff paper with medallions.
3 100 €