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Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Urn

Auction:
2506
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$770$650

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Urn, Costa Rica, c. 800-1500 A.D., the stylized form with toothy open mouth, front paws to the knees, and decorated with geometric and zoomorphic devices, (paint loss), tail support with rattle, (repairs), ht. 11 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Costa Rica, geometric and zoomorphic devices, Felines, Jaguar, Panthera

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