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Pair of Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Auction:
2506
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$711$600

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

Description:

Pair of Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, Peru, Manta/Chimu, c. 1350-1450 A.D., both with single flared spout and depicting dynasty queens holding baby chiefs, both with incised detail, one with scarification marks on the face, ht. to 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Ceramics, Pottery, Pre-Columbian art, Scarification

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