E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1254437 (stock #363ar)
E & M Perez
$650.00
Effigy graters (rollador) were utilized in the Tumaco region of what is now Colombia and Ecuador, by the Tolita culture, from approximately 500BC to 500AD, usually taking the stylized form of a fish or squid. Used to grate various vegetables, they were made with raised horizontal sections, and in this case, also had inset sharp stones in addition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1247328 (stock #359ar)
E & M Perez
$3,600.00
This figural Alcarraza is an exceptionally fine example of the pre-columbian pottery of the Calima culture, located in what is now Colombia, South America. From the time period extending from 100 BC to 400 AD, these double spouted vessels were utilized throughout the Rio Cauca area. Most were simple forms, some with abstract or figural elements, and generally were of reddish color over buff colored body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1187690 (stock #ar 189)
E & M Perez
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In excellent condition, this seated Chorrera figure measures 8 1/2" high, 5" wide, and 4 1/4" deep. It features a red helmet-like headdress, incised decoration around the torso, and large ear ornaments. The eyes are typically puffy with slits, and the nose is prominent and curved. The body is burnished, with both red and buff pigments, and there is a large hole in the back of the headdress...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1187684 (stock #ar188)
E & M Perez
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Of good size, this pre-columbian Nayarit figure measures 12" high, 7 1/4" wide, and 6" deep. The seated figure has hands on extended and shortened legs, and shows the ritual cicatrice tattoos on the shoulders, as well as ear spools. In very fine condition, there is a small loss on the rear hair piece, but no other damage other than some rubbing to the surface...