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Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Auction:
2473
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure, Ecuador, Quimbaya "Retablo," c. 500-1000 A.D., the buff color seated female with stylized square head, incised detail, and copper nose and ear ornaments, (cracks), ht. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Ecuador, stylized square head, Christian iconography, Folk art, Latin American art, Retablo

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