05-13-2006 05-13-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2319 Boston
May 13, 2006 10:00 AMCalender
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Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessel

$1,763$1,500
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2319 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessel, Nazca, c. 100-300 A.D., with projecting human head, strap, and spout, depicting a man holding a trophy head, his back painted with an elaborate three-headed deity, ht. 6 1/2, dia. 5 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

human head , trophy head