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Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Portrait Cup

Auction:
2506
Lot:
131
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Portrait Cup, Peru, Recuay, c. 400 B.C.-800 A.D., depicting a human head wearing a head covering and ear ornaments, incised and painted detail, (some restoration), ht. 5 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

human head, British Columbia, Ceramics, Pottery, Pre-Columbian art

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