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Taino Large Stone Full Figure Frog-Man Cohoba Inhaler (1000-1500 CE). Made of a rhyolite-like stone. Inhalers were used to inhale powdered cohoba seed toinduce an hallucinogenic state during rituals. The frog represents fertility and was one of the more commonly portrayed animals in Taino art. 2'' x 1.5'' x 5.5'' (5 x 4 x 14 cm). Provenance: Larry Roberts, author of Taino Sculpture: Art of the Gods.

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Taino Full Figure Frog-Man Cohoba Inhaler (1000-1500

Estimate $400 - $600Sep 24, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USA