Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #155

Costa Rican Effigy Vessel Assortment

(5) Pre-Columbian Nicoya Guanacaste style items including a stone depiction of a prone male bearing a bowl on his back, the lid of which supports an animal; a pottery bowl having a modeled recumbent male on one side; a footed animal effigy; a jar having figural handles; a bird effigy jar; together with a carved green stone seated figure, a stone pendant and a carved tagua nut Japanese netsuke face

Estimate: $600 - $800

Hammer Price: $600

Property From: a Chicago, Illinois (Gold Coast) collector

Dimensions: Height: 3 1/2 inches, Width: 3 3/4 inches, Length: 7 inches (stone vessel)

Condition: Very Good, edge chips to a hand and lid of stone vessel; stone pendant having chips and having lost a biconically drilled loop, retains the other; overall light wear consistent with normal use

Shipping: Leonard Auction will directly ship this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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