15722. Jamacoaque Pottery Female Ocerina Figure
Ecuador, Ca 500 AD
A colorful molded seated with arms in lap and with traces o yellow and blue pigment remaining. She wears a smooth bag wig and tunic, long neck cord, and ear and nose ring.
Size: 9-1/2 inches H. Ex NYC collection. Some wear to surface decoration.
Cp. Pre-Columbian Art of South America by Alan Lapiner and Amerindian Signs, 5000 Years of Pre-Columbian Art in Ecuador by Valdez for similar examples of this type.
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