Pre-Columbian pottery bowl with monkey figuresM42
A burnished pottery bowl decrated with a pair of monkeys on either side of the rim.
Central America, Pre-Columbian, probably Carchi or Narino, c. 850-1250 AD
10.5 x 12.2 cms
Light chipping and surface wear otherwise intact
Ex. collection: Peter Newall (1946-2018), Dorset, UK; imported into the UK in 1973. Inherited c. 1970 from a South African collection formed between the 1930’s -1960’s.