Lot 312: An enormous Inca canopa
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: An enormous Inca canopa, ca. AD 1400 1500, carved from fine-grained greenstone depicting a llama. The head is superbly detailed, the offering chamber retains its ancient contents and the stone is covered with heavy mineral deposits. L: 5 ¼ in; H: 4 ¼ in. Ex Galeria Historia.
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