A beautiful Jamacoaque figure from Ecuador

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Lot Number 0276
Auction Name Auction 85: Summer Antiquities Discovery Sale
Asset Sold At 6/27/2020, 4:00:00 PM

A beautiful Jamacoaque figure from Ecuador

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A beautiful Jamacoaque figure from Ecuador, c. 300 BC - AD 300. This large female is posed standing with arms spread to the sides and palms facing forward. She is wearing a winged headdress and is lavishly adorned with jewelry, including several necklaces and matching bracelets, as well as ear ornaments, labret, and a nose ring. H: 8 1/2 in (21.5 cm). Vivid paint, good mineral deposits, and root marks. Ex collection of Peter Hacintos, NY.
June 30th, 2020 12:40:43 AM