Pre-Columbian Art and Artefacts Auction

February 04, 2016

LOT 9
Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.
  • Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.
  • Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.
  • Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.
  • Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.

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Nayarit Pottery Figure of a Diseased Male, Proto-Classic Period, 100 B.C. - 250 A.D.

the emaciated body modelled seated, cross legged, blowing into fan, with hole to top of head and black linear paint decoration
height 10" — 25.4 cm.
condition noted

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $984
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

From a Private Montreal Collection of Pre-Columbian Art and Artefacts

Ex Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection, Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Feb. 25, 1981, Lot 85