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Costa Rican Jaguar Pottery Urn

Costa Rican Jaguar Pottery Urn

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$246$200

Costa Rican Jaguar Pottery Urn, Nicoya Peninsula, c. 500-1000 AD, highly decorated polychrome vessel in the form of a crouching jaguar, ht. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Nicoya Mace Head

Nicoya Mace Head

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$277$225

Nicoya Mace Head, Costa Rica, c. 800 - 1200 A.D., white stone with stylized feline head on one side, ht. 2 5/8, dia. 3 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, 1960s More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Pedestal Urns

Two Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Pedestal Urns

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$474$400

Two Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Pedestal Urns, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1000 A.D., the smaller with abstract jaguar glyph band at rim, the larger with plumed serpent (?) glyph band at rim, More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle Urn

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle Urn

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
24
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle Urn, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., a tripod form with projecting parrot head and bands of geometric decoration, (head repaired), ht. 9 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Effigy Vessel

Pre-Columbian Painted Effigy Vessel

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$563$475

Pre-Columbian Painted Effigy Vessel, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., depicting a twin-headed mythical ram, with stylized black on red decoration, lg. 7 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Figure

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$356$300

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., the seated female form with hands to the hips, with black tattoo designs on a two-color surface, (minor loss), ht. 6 More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Tripod Bowl

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Tripod Bowl

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Jaguar Tripod Bowl, Costa Rica, Nicoya Peninsula, Pataky style, c. 1000-1500 A.D., with arms and tail handles, decorated overall in stylized animal glyphs and More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Mace Heads

Two Pre-Columbian Mace Heads

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$444$375

Two Pre-Columbian Mace Heads, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., a stone form with stylized bird head, and a small jade form with stylized human head projection, (crack in jade form), stone lg. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Fertility Figure

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Fertility Figure

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$770$650

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Fertility Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., the heavy medium green standing female form with hands to her breasts, perforated at neck for suspension, ht. 3 1/4 More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., the flat light green jade standing form with hands to the chest and stylized bird feet, string saw work, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$533$450

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., medium green jade, the standing stylized human figure with hands to the chest, ht. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
40
Unsold
 

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., both light green celt forms and pierced for suspension, ht. to 2 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$533$450

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., light green jade, both figures with hands to the torso, one in celt form, both pierced for suspension, ht. to 3 1/8 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 400-600 A.D., both celt forms, one with a figure with hands to the chest, the other with a bird and figure with hands to the torso, More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Frog Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Frog Pendant

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$652$550

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Frog Pendant, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., blue-green jade, the front legs pierced for suspension, ht. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Perforators

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Perforators

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$652$550

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Perforators, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., a stylized alligator and an avian form, both pendants, ht. to 3 7/8 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 600-1100 A.D., stylized female figure in medium green jade, perforated at the neck, ht. 4 1/8 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 600-1100 A.D., a highly stylized female form of light green jade, perforated at the neck, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$474$400

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., one light green, the other speckled medium green, both pierced for suspension, ht. to 3 1/8 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendant

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
50
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendant, Costa Rica, Nicoya, 500-800 A.D., light green jade, perforated at the neck for attachment, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$474$400

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., both pierced for suspension, ht. to 3 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Jade Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Jade Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$563$475

Two Pre-Columbian Jade Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., a medium green masquette with drilled and string saw detail, two holes for suspension; and a small dark green celt, ht. to 2 1/2 More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$444$375

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1000 A.D., in the form of a stylized standing female with painted detail, ht. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Urn

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Urn

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$770$650

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Urn, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1000 A.D., in traditional "Pataky" style, depicting a pair of lizards in relief, (some professional restoration over cracks), ht. 13 More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Ear Spools

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Ear Spools

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$889$750

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Ear Spools, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 1200-1400 A.D., each with four wedge shapes with two perforations and two concave devices, dia. to 3 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Female Figure

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Female Figure

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Female Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., with hands to her sides and on one knee, painted with elaborate geometric patterns in red, black, cream, and gray-blue, More ...

Pre-Columbian Two-piece Pottery Incensario

Pre-Columbian Two-piece Pottery Incensario

Auction:
2364
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2007
Lot:
866
Sold for:
$558$475

Pre-Columbian Two-piece Pottery Incensario, Costa Rica, Guanacoste-Nicoya Zone, c. 600-1100 A.D., the two-piece hemispherical form with vented lid surmounted by a highly stylized alligator or More ...

Four Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figures

Four Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figures

Auction:
2346
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 13, 2007
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$470$400

Four Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figures, Costa Rica, Guanacoste-Nicoya Zone, c. 500-800 A.D., all seated women, the maternity figure is from the Diquis Zone, (paint loss), ht. to 4 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessel

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessel

Auction:
2346
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 13, 2007
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$940$800

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Effigy Vessel, Costa Rica, Guanacoste-Nicoya Zone, c. 500-800 A.D., the wide rimmed bowl with four bulbous legs and a stylized animal head at one end, an avian head More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Auction:
2346
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 13, 2007
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$999$850

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Bowl, Costa Rica, Guanacoste-Nicoya Zone, c. 500-800 A.D., the bulbous form with flared rim and decorated in alternating panels with red-brown and black cross More ...