An attractive and large ceramic incensario. A broad shouldered naked male seated
in a frontal pose on a stool with a stepped base. Facial features are incredibly
bold and realistic. Wears traditional large disc ear plugs. The shallow platter type
headdress is very large, measuring over 10”/25.4 cm in Diameter. Excellent motifs
on upper chest and back indicates the high rank of this individual. Highly burnished
marbleized brown-black ceramic contributes to its beauty.
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A sweet Effigy Jar from the Chorrera culture, Ecuador. Ca. 1000-500 BC. This open bowl vessel is mold made. Reddish clay under slip and burnished. Adolescent in appearance. Wears over- sized ear plugs (napkin ring type)... Special 485.00 USD
This rare late Inca vessel is in the form of a Criollo bull. These robust cattle were brought in by the Spanish during the conquest of the Americas during the… Special 855.00 USD
This unique war Sling was well constructed and made of twisted human hair and braided with Llama wool. Common huaracas were generally made with more elaborate complex braids using multiple contrast colored Llama fibers. One could… Special 1,295.00 USD
A superb “T” shaped serpentine stone celt from the Inca culture, Ecuador. Rich dark
green in color with gold spotting throughout. Surface is highly polished with some
Special 945.00 USD
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If you are searching for a book that ties together Andean mythology, Incan Historical Data and a new approach to those applications and relevancies into today, this book will impress you. Special Pricing
Beautifully carved and handsome Nariño Bone Pendent. Very scarce item, due to the areas natural humid environment. Scattered mixed dendrites throughout mask. Completely intact and in fine condition. Nariño region, Colombian / Ecuador. 800-1250AD. Special 875.00 USD
This is an exceptional and choice stone sculpture of the Transition Style. Beautiful
spiral perforation on the tail. Dark green coloring. Valdivia region, Ecuador. 2000BC/300BC
Measuring 5" long by 2 3/4" tall…