**Originally Listed At $75**
Central America, Guatemala, early 20th century CE. A wooden slingshot, hand-carved in the form of an acrobatic human or possibly a monkey swinging from his hands. The figure's torso and legs are incised with details, and his face presents a focused expression. Elaborately carved slingshots (ondillas) are a common theme of Guatemalan folk art from this time period. Size: 5.75" H (14.6 cm)
Provenance: private D. C. collection, California, USA; D. C. is an Emmy Award winning Hollywood writer and Executive Producer, collected before 2000
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