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Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2442
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2442
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 24, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, Ulua Valley, Honduras, c. 650-900 A.D., with slightly swollen body, with alternating elaborately dressed seated figures and avian deities on a black background, elaborate border decoration, (restoration), ht. 5 7/8, dia. 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Honduras, Maya civilization, Polychrome

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