Lot 189: An excellent El Bosque jar from Costa Rica
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: An excellent El Bosque jar from Costa Rica, ca. 100 - 500 AD. This choice example with ring base is 4-1/8 in in diameter and is decorated with intricate applique designs depicting stylized monkeys. Heavy mineral deposits. Ex Palm Beach estate. Cf. 'Art of Costa Rica', page 213, for similar from the Sackler collection.
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