Pottery - Face bowl - Nicoya culture - Costa Rica

Description
Pottery - Face bowl - Nicoya culture - Costa Rica
Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear

Pre-Columbian Nicoya red-brown two-tone pottery anthropomorphic bowl having a thick rimmed collar
Relief decorated with a stylized face with large incised brows and relief crouching frog type legs

Time period: 500 - 1000 AD

Dimensions: 16 cm diameter - 12 cm high
Condition: excellent, with two stable hairlines from rim

Provenance: USA auctionhouse
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Lot details
Object
Pottery
Ethnic group/ culture
Nicoya culture
Region/ country
Costa Rica
Material
Face bowl
Condition
Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear
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