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Pre-Columbian Bulbous Olla with a face and creamy horizontal lines

Lot reference 19078645
Pre-Columbian Bulbous Olla with a face and creamy horizontal lines

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West-Mexico, 300 BC - 300 AD

Region/ country: Mexico
Material: Pottery
Condition: Repaired
Century/ Timeframe: 300 BC - 300 AD
Culture: Pre-Columbian
Object: Pre-Columbian Bulbous Olla, West Mexico

Pre-Columbian bulbous red painted pottery olla with cream coloured horizontal lines and a human face on the rim with eyes, nose, mouth and red cheeks.
Nice concave form: round base, bulbous body, narrow neck, wide and broad rim
Mexico - West Coast

Height: 13.5 cm (height with face), 12 cm (rim height)
Diameter: 10 cm (maximum diameter of the olla's body), 7.5 cm (diameter from rim to rim), 4.7 cm (diameter of the vessel's mouth)

Ex private Olan collection, California, USA, by family descent, acquired 1960 to 1970
Ex Artemis Gallery

Guaranteed authentic. If requested I'm sending a pdf of the original Certificate of Authenticity.

Repaired from several pieces with visible break lines, a few missing spaces and adhesive residue along break lines. Some pigment losses. Nice ancient black firing mark and light earthen and mineral deposits.

De Hemu10  

Member since: February 3, 2018


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