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Lot 0403
**Originally Listed At $150**

Pre-Columbian, Mexico, Guerrero, Mezcala, ca. 400 to 100 BCE. A finely-executed anthropomorphic figure, carved and string-cut from a gorgeous mottled green stone with red and beige inclusions. The figure is characteristically abstract and minimalistic, its pointed head with a face detailed with a concave band across the front suggesting the presence of eyes, a central ridge suggesting a nose, an open mouth, and delineated short limbs, the legs slightly separated at the lower end. Size: 3.375" H (8.6 cm); 3.875" H (9.8 cm) on included custom stand.

Provenance: collection of the late Peter Arnovick, San Francisco, California, USA

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Normal surface wear with scratches and abrasions commensurate with age.

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