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Mezcala Stone Amulet of a Standing Figure - PF.0752
Origin: Western Mexico
Circa: 300 BC to 300 AD
Dimensions: 3.75" (9.5cm) high
Catalogue: V2
Collection: Pre-Columbian
Medium: Stone

$3,600.00
Location: United States
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This figure, with a hole for stringing at the back of the neck, was probably meant to preserve someone from harm. That is always the curious thing about ancient amulets - since we know nothing about the fate of the original owner, we cannot be certain if the spell works. - (PF.0752)

 

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