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Colima Sitting Dog,

Auction:
3099B
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Colima Sitting Dog, Protoclassic, 100 BC-AD 250, resting on rear paws with head held high, large head with incised eyes and teeth, pointed ears, and upturned tail, a flared spout projecting from the head; painted in overall dark reddish brown, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Sotheby's, New York, May 20, 1986, Lot 289.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Surface cracks with restoration present.


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