Chontal Mezcala Diorite Stone Mask

12980. Chontal Mezcala Diorite Stone Mask

Mexico, Ca. 500 to 200 B.C.

A carved hardstone pectoral mask having relief nose, well defined brow and with a pecked surface. Simple lug type ears and a perforation at the back for attachment. Original surface with natural pitting. Intact, excellent condition.
Size: 4-1/2 inches H + custom metal base. Provenance Dr. Coll of Saul Tuttman & Gregory lifetime Coll NYC.


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