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Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd

Auction:
2473
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$415$350

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd, Chimu, c. 1300-1400 A.D., possibly a Maraca with stylized feline and serpent designs, ht. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $350-450

Keywords

Feline, Gourd, Idiophones, Latin percussion, Marching percussion, Orchestral percussion, Pre-Columbian, Serpent

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