315a: A Huge A Colima Gadrooned Vessel
Protoclassic, ca. 100 BC - A.D. 250 AD Pottery gourd-shaped vessel supported by three parrots as supports, each with wings folded, eyes pierced and rounded beaks extending to the fruit, the pumpkin body with deeply divided sections; the whole piece painted in reddish-brown. 15-1/2"W x 8-1/2"H.
Provenance: Ex-private Henderson, Nevada Collection.
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