01-11-200301-11-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2132Boston
January 11, 2003 10:00 AMCalender
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Pre-Columbian Pottery Human Effigy Vessel

$264$225
Auction: Sale #2132 - 2132Location: BostonDate / Time: January 11, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pottery Human Effigy Vessel, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the humpback seated figure with hands to the knees, one holding a circular object, the spout-top head with long pointed nose, coffee bean eyes, and pierced ears, wearing necklace and pendant, ht. 9 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collected by Hugo Von Herzberger in the early 20th century.
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

British Columbia, Hugo Von Herzberger