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Auction Closes At: 20:40:00 10/13/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 321. Chimu Copper Mask
Estimate: $3,000-$4,500
Current High Bid: $1,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Chimu, Chancay, Inca, etc.
Culture or Country: Chimu.
Period: Ca. 1000-1250 A.D.
Size: 15H. x 12W.

Description: Sheet copper stylized human face mask constructed of a large sheet with applied large eyes with extended wires, nose and rectangular mouth. Repousse beaded border around the entire mask, mouth, eyes and pupils. Matching separate sheet copper crown having a tall central tumi and six zoomorphic heads, all with beaded borders and decorative elements. Overall blue-green surface patina on a red-brown oxide ground. Missing ears and decorative danglers, a stable 3 tear in the left cheek, otherwise overall nice condition. Would benefit from a proper mount. A nice example.
Provenance: Private MD. collection, acquired in Buenos Aries in 1989.
Shipping Fee:
National: $35.00
International: $167.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Chimu Copper Mask

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. greta $1,500.00 1 10/13/2021 7:41:15 PM

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