147: A Quimbaya Miniature Retablo Seated Couple
Pre-Columbian, Colombia SA, Ca. 1000 to 1250 AD. Solid tan-brown terracotta miniature male and female figure, seated with legs out in front and arms held in low relief on the body, forming small loops at the elbows. Typical squared heads with slit eyes and mouth, and large, aquiline pierced noses, each with ancient gold wire ring. 4-1/4 & 4-1/2” H, complete with custom mounts
Provenance: Acquired from a private German collection.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.