A Pre-Colombian ritual vessel
Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots
DescriptionTwo vessels connected by a bracket. One of them anthropomorphically designed: The female figure with loincloth, a spherical vessel (aryballos) in the left, a sacrificial(?) object in the right. Rich neck jewellery and short hair. Remains of polychrome painting. Slight signs of age. Intact. Without additions. Height 25.5 cm. Length 33 cm.
Provenance: From the estate of the collector Dr. M., Mannheim.
Condition: II - Questions about the lot?