Izapan Stone Ritual Container,
Late Preclassic, ca. 300 - 100 B.C.
height 4 1/8in (11cm)
of cylindrical form, the walls deeply carved with a seated god adorned with a tall crested headdress, in emerald green fuchsite with traces of red pigment in the sunken areas.
Angelina Abrego, Nevada, 1960's
Cf. Sotheby's, New York, May 1998, lot 142 for a similar example from the Peter Wray collection.