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Lot 0029
Pre-Columbian COLIMA Mexico Pottery Contortionist or Acrobatic Figure with Bowl, Polished slip glaze, sex not indicated, but most likely male. Vent holes in ears. Bowl has a sawtooth rim. 9.5" x 7" x 8.5" height. Similar item sold at auction: http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2006/african-oceanic-and-pre-columbian-art-n08246/lot.393.html


Condition commensurate with age, restoration where the bowl meets the stomach.
This item has been examined by an expert with forty years experience in pre-columbian, native american and egyptian antiquities. Upon purchase, the buyer has the option to receive a written and signed opinion by this expert, for a fee, that states his view that this is a period piece.

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Pre-Columbian COLIMA Mexico Pottery Acrobat figure Bowl

Estimate $5,000 - $7,000Jan 21, 2018