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Fig. 1.  Pottery image of a dog-like animal with a crown from Tres Zapotes, Veracruz, dated

ca. 100-200 AD.  Such  “toys” were able to be pulled, but they are believed to be funeral

offerings because they shown no ear (Pettit & Pettit 1978).

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