Costa Rican Tripod, Papagayo Polychrome, 1000-1350 AD
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492: Item # 1188770
Ostracon Ancient Art
Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
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. Surface with heavy black soil deposits.
Swiss art market (data will be provided to the buyer)
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed