Lot 294: A choice El Bosque jar from Costa Rica
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A choice El Bosque jar from Costa Rica, ca. AD 100 500, featuring a pair nicely detailed appliqué zoomorphic creatures peering out from below the rim. The upper half of the chamber is decorated with red over cream stripes and the red slip on the lower half is highly burnished. Dia: 5 ½ in. Strong mineral deposits are evident inside and out. Ex Beausett estate.
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