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    A Nayarit Joined Couple
    c. 200 BC - 200 AD

    Painted in dark red, cream and black. The female holding a bowl in her proper right hand, the male holds a rattle in his left. The male leans toward the woman as she turns her head to him as though in dialogue. Each wears typical Nayarit style garments, pectoral, earrings, and headband. In remarkably good condition for origin, size, medium, and age, intact aside from repair to the woman's right arm.

    Property from the Estate of Adeline Newman, Beverly Hills, CA

    The Shaft Tomb Figures of West Mexico, by Hasso von Winning, 1974, Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, CA, Fig. 286.

    Width: 12 ½ inches

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    23rd Friday
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