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Auction Closes At: 10:19:00 09/11/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 008. Tlatilco Miniature Contortionist Figure
Estimate: $750-$1,000
Current High Bid: $800.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $800.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Tlatilco, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1150-550 B.C.
Size: 1-5/8H. x 1-1/2L.

Description: Reddish-brown solid pottery contortionist figure depicted with his legs bent backwards, toes touching the back of his head, arms outstretched in a forward position. A few remaining traces of red and white painted highlights. Arms reattached with breaklines visible, otherwise intact. A rare example.
Provenance: Collection of Albert J. and Monique Grant, NYC., acquired 1950s - 1960s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $23.00
International: $72.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Tlatilco Miniature Contortionist Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Milkman $800.00 1 9/11/2017 10:00:38 AM
2. Mezcala01 $750.00 1 9/11/2017 6:21:22 AM
3. ahkalmonaab $450.00 1 9/3/2017 5:35:00 PM

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