Lot 315: Old Shipibo bowl from the upper Amazon area
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A fine old Shipibo bowl from the upper Amazon area of Brazil. This delicately made vessel is 6-7/8 in in diameter and is decorated with the characteristic geometric designs painted in black over cream slip. The interior of this one is painted brown and the slightly concave base is red. It is completely covered with the tree resin used to make these water proof and shows the wear expected from extensive usage. Ex Skinner Inc.
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