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Guatemalan Wooden Slingshot / Ondilla - Acrobat

Lot 0111
**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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Excellent with nice patina.

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Guatemalan Wooden Slingshot / Ondilla - Acrobat

Estimate $100 - $150
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