Art of the Americas - Slingshots, Maya, Guatemala

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Three slingshots
Maya, North and South Highlands, Guatemala
Wood Early to mid-20th century
5.5" (14 cm), 7" (17.8 cm) and 6.5" (16.5 cm) high

Ex. private collection, New York 

Three slingshots from a dozen that were collected in the 1980s-90s - see last photo for group shot. Another 25 slingshots from the same collection will be available in August; please email if interested.

#6646 Tigre, hardwood, wrapped in flayed skin, deep shiny patina $300
#6636 Horse, with leather ears, rubber at feet and a warm patina $300
#6639 Skeleton, with creamy white paint $300


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