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Two Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessels

Auction:
2506
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Two Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessels, Costa Rica, c. 800-1300 A.D., a goblet in the form of a human head with abstract geometric detail, and an unusual bird effigy, possibly a Harpy eagle, with elaborate geometric detail, (surface wear), ht. to 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Costa Rica, human head, Eagles, Pottery

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