Pre-Columbian (?) sculpture and pottery

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Description from user:

5 pieces of sculpture & pottery, maybe pre-Columbian, I don't know

Inherited from neighbor, who travelled the globe in the 50s++ as a US diplomat

Answered within about 19 hours
By Delia
Jan 18, 12:04 UTC
Fair Market Value
$375 - $600 USD
Suggested Asking Price $700 USD
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Hi Gary,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
These look to me to be mostly for the tourist/export trade
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

An assembled collection of Pre-Columbian style small artifacts
Central American, most probably 19th century or later, comprising:
- a glazed earthenware head on tripod base (approximately 4 1/2-5 inches high) ($75-125)
- a glazed earthenware one-handled vessel with stylized raised decoration (approximately 3 1/2-4 inches diameter) ($100-150)
- a small stoneware bowl with black glaze decoration (and head?) (approximately 2 1/2 inches) ($50-75)
- a figural carved and polished soapstone ax head(?) (approximately 4 1/2 inches tall) ($150-250)
PROVENANCE: inherited from a neighbor
$375-600 for the collection *

*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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