Xalitla Seated Female Figure, ca. 1200 B.C.
Lot 19
Xalitla Seated Female Figure, ca. 1200 B.C.
US$ 3,500 - 4,500
€2,500 - 3,200
Auction Details
Lot Details
Xalitla Seated Female Figure, ca. 1200 B.C.
height 2 1/4in (5.8cm)
with legs crossed and holding an object, possibly a hallucinogenic mushroom, in her left hand, wearing a loincloth, bracelet and earrings, her long hair flowing back; natural buff surface with red highlights.

Provenance:
Private Collection, California, acquired in the 1960s
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Contacts
  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
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