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Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessel

Auction:
2563B
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,960$1,600

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2563B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 24, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessel, Nicaragua, depicting a stylized two-color seated monkey, the framed face with coffee bean eyes and oval mouth, the tail in the form of a spout with strap, (cracks), ht. 7 3/4 in.

Provenance: Collected in the 1960s.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Nicaragua, Bean, Pre-Columbian art

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