Taino Ancestral Head (1000-1500 CE). Finely detailed head with stylized arms above head and residual legs under chin, forming a full figure. Large heads sometime represent the loci of visions and unconscious spiritualization while taking the hallucinogen cohoba, whiles other are ancestor characterizations. Made of a conglomerate stone similar to brecca. Brown with white inclusions. Length 3.7" (9.4 cm). Provenance: Larry Roberts, author of Taino Sculpture: Art of the Gods.