05-15-2010 05-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2506 Boston
May 15, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Two Pre-Columbian Decorated Gourds

$504$425
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Two Pre-Columbian Decorated Gourds, Peru, Nazca, c. 200-600 A.D., both with incised decoration, the first with chevrons filled with abstract curvilinear and avian designs, the second decorated with a mythical creature combining jaguar, condor, and a trophy head, bowl ht. 4 1/2, dia. 6 1/2, gourd shape ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

trophy head, trophy head , bowl ht