A Costa Rican Stone Figure
Pre-Columbian, Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed, Ca 500 to 900 AD. Carved stone figure from native volcanic stone, representing a fierce warrior holding hand axe in one hand, head of a vanquished enemy in his other. Features nicely detailed and overall a fine example! 12"H.
Provenance: Ex-private Houston, TX Collection.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
One leg reattached and a bit of roughness to axe, else quite excellent