Pottery - Human head with a bird - Veracruz‎ culture - Mexico

Description
Pottery - Human head with a bird - Veracruz‎ culture - Mexico
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Pre-Columbian Veracruz pottery head from a figure wearing a fancy headdress with a large bird perched on the left side
Bitumen to colour eyes and mouth

Time period: 600 - 900 AD

Dimensions: 10,5 cm high - 8 cm wide
Condition: very good

Provenance: USA auctionhouse
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Lot details
Object
Pottery
Ethnic group/ culture
Veracruz‎ culture
Region/ country
Mexico
Material
Human head with a bird
Condition
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
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