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La Tolita Miniature Hollow-bodied Pottery Effigy

La Tolita Miniature Hollow-bodied Pottery Effigy


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1321046

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 $200.00 
La Tolita Miniature Hollow-bodied Effigy. 600 BC - 200 AD. The Tumaco - La Tolita Culture extends from Tumaco Bay in Southern Colombia to the island of La Tolita in Northern Ecuador. Red on buff pottery, vented on the back; the head-dress is pierced for suspension. Probably a poporo, or container for lime used in chewing coca. 2 7/8" x 1 7/8" x 1 3/4". 3 oz.