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Pre-Columbian Pottery Skull

Auction:
2506
Lot:
8
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pottery Skull, Mexico, Aztec, c. 1300-1500 A.D., the hollow form with wide open mouth and pierced ears, probably a tendon for an Aztec skull rack, traces of white and red-brown pigment, custom stand, lg. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Mexico, Aztec, Civilizations, Mesoamerica, Pre-Columbian

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