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    Posted 2 years ago

    ho2cultcha
    (4396 items)

    I'd love to know more about this carved stone sculpture. it's extremely heavy - more than it looks like. i bought it from a friend who knows nothing about it, but thought it was from Costa Rica or 'someplace around there'. I'd love to see something similar. I'm somewhat skeptical. thank you!

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    1. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 2 years ago
      I have had and still have items from Guatemala and the features are similar to this, especially the ear bobs, eyes and mouth. The appearance is common to Aztecs/Mayans items which I collected for a time. The way it is mounted would cause me to question whether it is a tourist item. If you are close to a college with an archeology department it might be worth having it examined.
    2. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
      thanks fhrjr2. it's mounted on a plaque which is part of a game i've seen before. ??
    3. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 years ago
      Uh Oh!!! You betta watch it! This could well be a fertility god!!! haha... I don't know but that's what these remind me of. I know I wouldn't touch it!!! You may have a harder time getting prego than me tho… LOL!!!
    4. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
      you're probably right on that shareurpassion!
    5. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 years ago
      hahaha... Love to chime in on things like this! It's a bit more fun when I'm right tho. Although I'm not wrong on a few things I've said here for sure!!! LOL
    6. antiquerose antiquerose, 2 years ago
      Lol ..... Cover the Boobies !!

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