Quimbaya Gold Maskette
A beautiful and delicately featured maskette, lost wax cast in yellow gold. The youthful face bears heavily lidded eyes, straight and fine nose with ornament piercing the septum, and thin, tight lips. Wearing a braided headband. The ears each bear tw
8 in (W) x 12 in (L) x 4 in (H)
The Arte Primitivo Gallery of Pre-Columbian Art and Books was originally founded in 1961 by William and Mildred Kaplan, dedicated to the needs of archaeologists, scholars, collectors, and students. The name and location of the gallery in midtown Manhattan were acquired by Rose, who renovated the premises and re-opened the gallery in early September 1996.
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