02-11-2013 02-11-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2636B Boston
February 11, 2013 11:00 AMCalender

Large Colima Warrior Figure

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2636B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 11, 2013 12:00PM


Large Colima Warrior Figure, West Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the standing form holding a feathered spear, wearing a headdress with shaman's horn in the center of the forehead, with waist band and neck ornament, red with traces of black and white detail, (some surface loss), ht. 21 1/2 in.

Provenance: Sergio Franchi Collection.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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B.C., British Columbia, West Mexico, Sergio Franchi