Lot 199: Pre-Columbian ceramic jug in form of seated lord
06 November 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Pre-Columbian ceramic jug in form of seated lord, c. AD 600 - 800, the face nicely detailed with yellow paint representing a collar, earrings and a headband. 5 7/8 in (14.8 cm). Cf. Alva and Donnan, Royal Tombs of Sipan Figures, nos., 49, 50, 51 and 128. Ex-Wash DC private collection.
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