All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1312412 (stock #GD-578)
Large two-tone Colima redware dog having a rear tail spout, pointy snout and perked ears. Has incised mouth and eyes, black painted mask over the eyes. Plump belly decorated with a large red circular spot on both sides of the stomach. Scattered mineral deposits and root marks. Has a minor stable hairline on right side of neck, otherwise intact. Overall in excellent condition. An extremely nice example! Dates to circa 100 BC to 250 AD. Measures 14.75 inches x 10 inches high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #923793 (stock #GD-438)
Ceramic human figures are represented by the Chorrera people with rounded, full volume forms with minimum anatomical details. This figure stands tall, approx 12.5 inches! The broad head has a plain, tight fitting cap, the facial features are simply modeled however seem to be re-constructed. The pierced earlobes are very common on Ecuadoran figures and as in this example has ear spools...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #680436 (stock #GD-347)
Here you find a solid pottery examples of a pre-classic standing female, right hand held to stomach, conical headdress. Traces of red pigment decoration. Mounted on a custom stand. Intact. 5-7/8"H.
Provenance: From the collection of F.C. Lardner, 1952. Ex NYC Art Gallery 2005. Ex private Florida Collection 2006.