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Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Tripod Bowl

Auction:
2506
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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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 Tripod Bowl, Costa Rica, Nicoya Peninsula, Pataky style, c. 1000-1500 A.D., with arms and tail handles, decorated overall in stylized animal glyphs and geometric designs (rattling back leg, crack, some surface loss), lg. 15 1/2, ht. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Costa Rica, Nicoya Peninsula, Jaguar, Nicoya

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