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Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar, c. 1200-1450, with polychrome geometric decoration in a bold design above the shoulder, with integrated attached points within the design, ht. 5 1/4 in.

Provenance: Paul Shepherd, Tucson, Arizona.
Estimate $300-500

MInor chip to the rim; dark pigments appear worn; old collection number on the bottom


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Paul Shepherd, Archaeology of the Americas, Butterfield Overland Mail, Geography of Arizona, Polychrome, Pre-Columbian art, Rio Grande Glaze Ware, Roosevelt Red Ware, San Antonio-San Diego Mail Line, Tucson, Arizona, UNESCO Creative Cities Network, Visual arts, Tucson

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