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Central American Polychrome Pottery Urn

Auction:
2473
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Central American Polychrome Pottery Urn, Costa Rica, c. 800-1000 A.D., the pedestal form with two arms holding a severed head, with bands of stylized geometric design, (minor loss), ht. 10 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Costa Rica, severed head, Plate tectonics, Pottery, Urn

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