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Ten Pre-Columbian Pottery Wind Instruments

Auction:
2506
Lot:
70
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Ten Pre-Columbian Pottery Wind Instruments, Colombia, Tairona, c. 1000-1500 A.D., includes four bird ocarinas; three human forms, one chewing coca leaves; and a frog, (some damage), ht. to 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Colombia, Coca, Indigenous peoples in Colombia, Ocarina, Pre-Columbian, Santa Marta, Tairona

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