Rare salmon color pottery house having a peaked roof, both top peaks are perforated.
Scattered areas of light surface deposits.
A small original piece reattached on the left side of doorway, rear wall repaired from a few original pieces with restoration over the break lines.
Price: € 1400,- Reduced € 1250,--
Size; 14,5 x 15,25 cm
Period: 100 BC - 200 AD
Origin: Mexico, Colima
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The house model depicts a typical West Mexican domicile or ceremonial building without its basal, earthen platform.
No architecture of comparable form is found in the region because these structures were made of perishable materials; only the earth-and-stone platforms have survived, although many have been destroyed by modern agricultural activities.
These architectural models thus document the lost architectural heritage of ancient West Mexico.