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Costa Rican Chocolate Pot, Late Period, 1-500 AD

Costa Rican Chocolate Pot, Late Period, 1-500 AD


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1375004
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Bernhard I. Muller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Zurich, Switzerland

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 $420.00 
Atlantic watershed tripod with a bulbous body and slightly flared rim. Indented bulge between rim and body.
The hollow legs are rendered as reptile-like figures and also look like faces. The handles repeat this feature.
The legs with vent slits and small balls inside to use the vessel as a rattle.
Ceramic
H. 11 cm (4.33 cm)
Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed, Late Period, 1-500 AD
Red-brown glaze slightly worn. Good condition. One missing handle restored.
Swiss art market (data will be provided to the buyer)

The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.
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