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Two Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Pedestal Urns

Auction:
2506
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Two Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Pedestal Urns, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1000 A.D., the smaller with abstract jaguar glyph band at rim, the larger with plumed serpent (?) glyph band at rim, repairs and loss to larger, ht. to 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Costa Rica, Felines, Jaguar, Nicoya, Panthera

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