Chone Style Jamacoaque Warrior - For Sale

Chone Style Jamacoaque Warrior
Price: $6280.00
Superb example of a naturalistic Elder Jamacoaque warrior. Posed holding a spatula and poporo (lime vessel) as if preparing for battle. Finely applied - head garment, ear rings, nose, chin and cheek plugs, bracelets and chest plate. Excellent post fired coloring. This figure served as a tomb guardian amidst other offerings that would have accompanied the dead in burial. The mythical attributes of costume are symbols in a communication system between humans and deities in life and in death. Northern Manabi region, Ecuador. 500BC-500AD. In Very Fine condition. Measures under 8" in height. 19.7 cm.

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Galeria Con-Tici
P.O. Box 82
Cassadaga
Florida-32706
USA
Contact Details :
Email : galeriacontici@precolumbiancollections.com
Phone : 386.951.3711

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