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A magnificent Taino cohoba grinding dish from Hispaniola, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. It is 7” long and was made from beautiful speckled greenstone. One side of a highly polished petaloid celt was carefully ground out to create a shallow bowl. The pointed end of the celt is darkened from extensive handling. A gorgeous example of a rare type.

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Pre-columbian Taino cohoba grinding dish

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Jun 02, 2016
Starting Price $500
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Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA