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Ceramic figurine, 'Dancing Colima Dogs' (Mexico)

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Ceramic figurine, 'Dancing Colima Dogs' (Mexico)
Ceramic figurine, 'Dancing Colima Dogs' (Mexico)
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Two cheerful canine dancers waltz to ancient rhythms. Angel Cer n depicts the itzcuintli, a cheerful, barkless breed prized by ancient man. Sculpted in clay as funerary offerings, they accompanied their masters in death to aid the soul in crossing rivers of blood along the road of the dead.