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Two Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Bowls

Auction:
2506
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

Two Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Bowls, Colombia, Narino, c. 850-1500 A.D., painted on the inside in quadrants, with sacrificial motif in the form of large birds pecking at human figures, the larger with additional track-like devices, ht. to 3 1/2, dia. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Colombia, track-like devices, Ceramics, Pottery

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