Mimbres Eagle bowl

NA-3811 A MIMBRES FIGURAL BOWL WITH EAGLE EFFIGY, BLACK ON WHITE TYPE

Circa A.D. 950 to 1150.
Pre-historic New Mexico, Mogollon Culture.
Ceramic vessel.
Diameter: 9+ in. (23 cm.)

Provenance: Ex-Bill Watson Collection

Price: $12,500.

This bowl is in mint condition, as it escaped receiving a "kill" hole. It depicts a raptor in a triumphant arising with intricately stylized decoration.