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Guanacaste-Nicoya Trophy Head, ca. 300 to 500 AD

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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
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Zurich, Switzerland

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Guanacaste-Nicoya Trophy Head, ca. 300 to 500 AD
Miniaturistic trophy head with nicely modeled facial features. Arched brows over large eyes, pointed snub nose, fleshy lips and elaborate ears. The head is standing on a partially preserved ring base. Ceramic. Costa Rica, ca. 300 to 500 AD. L. 4.2 cm (1.65 in), H. 2.6 cm (1 in). Reconstituted from fragments, else a nice example. Swiss art market (data will be disclosed to the buyer)


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