Lot: 123Online Auction
Mexico, Guerrero, Mezcala
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Maurice Bonnefoy, Paris, France||H: 6.3 inch||
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
gray mottled rock, polished, rest., base
The Mezcala idols of Mesoamerica developed from objects formed like stone axes. In the course of time the differentiation of human forms was increased, but the basic elements of the axe shape were retained.