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A superb Pre-Columbian head from the Chimaltenango area of Guatemala, c. AD 250 - 750, a nicely detailed example depicts an individual adorned with an intricately incised headdress and teeth visible in the open mouth. H: 3 in. Cf. Van Kirk 'Remarkable Remains', page 232. Good mineral deposits mounted on stand. Ex Chicago private estate.


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Pre-Columbian head from the Chimaltenango area

Estimate $120 - $150May 04
Montrose, CA, USA