01-11-2003 01-11-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2132 Boston
January 11, 2003 10:00 AMCalender

Pre-Columbian Pottery Human Effigy Vessel

Auction: Sale #2132 - 2132 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 11, 2003 10:00AM


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


British Columbia, Hugo Von Herzberger