11511. Rio Magdelena Pottery Burrial Two Part Urn (2)
Colombia, Circa 800 to 1500 AD.
Buff clay two part ovoid urn on rounded base; the lid surmounted by a seated figure. His large open eyes are expressive; his open mouth as if to sing and he has a heavy copper nose ring in his pierced septum. Also his ribs exposed. Urn is also pierced and has handles and incisions around body.