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**Originally Listed At $200**

Central America, Guatemala, early 20th century CE. A pair of antique hand-carved and painted wooden slingshots - one in the form of a standing person, the other in the form of a jaguar-headed human wearing some a grass or fur suit. Elaborately carved slingshots (ondillas) are a common theme of Guatemalan folk art from this time period. Size: 1.7" W x 6.3" H (4.3 cm x 16 cm)

Provenance: Ex-private New Mexico collection

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Nice dark wood patina on both.

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Early 20th C. Guatemalan Painted Wood Slingshots (2)

Estimate $300 - $400Mar 26, 2018
686 S. Taylor Avenue Suite 106
Louisville, CO 80027
United States
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