Pottery Figure 0004

$63.00

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Description

‘Cargador’ Figure

From the Guanacaste-Nicoya region in northwestern Costa Rica, a popular cargador (porter) figure carrying a load in the typical fashion: large work basket with a tump-line over one’s forehead.

This is a pottery piece reflecting daily life in these pre-European societies – goods overland were transported exactly like this all up and down the Central American isthmus. The archeological period of this effigy piece area: 950 – 1300 C.E..

  • Size: 7 1/4″ (18.5 cm) long
  • 950 – 1300 C.E.

Additional information

Weight 1.9 kg

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