Costa Rican Polychrome Painted Anthropomorphic Vessel


13442. Costa Rican Polychrome Painted Anthropomorphic Vessel

Guanacaste Nicoya ca 1000-1350 AD

Good size figure, shown kneeling, the hands placed on the legs and decorated with geometric patterns in red, black and orange, the top with the vessel opening.

Size 10-1/2 in. H.

Compare catalog Between Continents/Between Seas: Pre Columbian Art of Costa Rica, published by Harry Abrams, for a similar example on the cover.

Surface abrasions, erosion but very nice. Provenance: Estate of Jeff Hunter, Hallandale FL, Private collection, Los Angeles, acquired 1980's.


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