Pre-Columbian, Ecuador, Manabi Province, Bahia culture, ca. 250 BCE to 600 CE. A pair of pottery figural objects; one a whistle in the shape of a tall female figure, clearly pregnant, wearing a huge headdress; the other a seated human figure whose back is a small vessel. Both have a high level of incised detail. Size of largest: 1.45" W x 4.5" H (3.7 cm x 11.4 cm)
Provenance: Ex-Peter Arnovick collection, San fran, CA
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