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Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Auction:
2473
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure, Veracruz, Mexico, c. 600-900 A.D., depicting a priest with outstretched arms, with elaborate headdress and ornaments, traces of paint and black bitumen, (broken and repaired, clay loss), ht. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Veracruz, Mexico, priest, Ceramics, Pottery

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