Ostracon Ancient Art, fine antiquities
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1188774
Ostracon Ancient Art
$380.00
Atlantic watershed cup with slightly flared rim standing on three pointed legs.
Incised geometric decoration on the outside wall heightened with applied white pigment.
Ceramic
Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed, Late Period, 1-500 AD
H. 8 cm (3.1 cm)
D. 11.9 cm (4.7 in)
Pristine condition with carefully burnished surface. One leg reattached, otherwise intact. Legs and incised decoration enhanced with applied white color...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1188772
Ostracon Ancient Art
$440.00
Nicoya-Guanacaste tripod of lentiform body narrowing towards the rim. On one side the applied head of an iguana (?) with verrucous crest and folded crop.
The bulbous hollow legs with slit vent holes and small rattles inside.
Ceramic.
Costa Rica, Middle Polychrome Period, 1000-1500 AD.
H. to head 7.5 cm (2.95 in)
W. 11.7 cm (4.6 in).
Pristine condition. Intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1188770
Ostracon Ancient Art
$440.00
Nicoya-Guanacaste cup with slightly flared rim.
The rim with a red band and short black strokes on the inside.
The hollow legs rendered as pointed heads with painted features. Tiny vent holes.
Costa Rica, Papagayo Polychrome, ca. 1000-1350 AD
H. 6.5 cm (2.55 in)
D. 9.9 cm (3.9 in).
Pristine condition. Intact. The vessel covered with a cream colored slip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1081662
Ostracon Ancient Art
$280.00
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)