Partial Figure of a Pregnant Women

A work made of earthenware.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of earthenware.

Date:

c. 1000–300 B.C.

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

This figurine (dogu) is clearly a female form, and judging from the swollen belly, it may represent a pregnant woman.

On View

Asian Art, Gallery 102

Title

Partial Figure of a Pregnant Women

Origin

Japan

Date

1000 BC–300 BC

Medium

Earthenware

Dimensions

14.7 × 6.9 × 3.8 cm (5 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with Funds Provided by the Weston Foundation; Robert Allerton Trust

Reference Number

2009.628

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