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Auction Closes At: 15:44:00 12/12/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 173. Withdrawn Lot
Estimate: $15,000-$25,000
Current High Bid: $0.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $0.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: The Mayan Areas - Classic Maya
Culture or Country: Maya regions.
Period: --
Size: 5-7/8W. x 3-1/2H.

Description: Finely carved thin walled alabaster bowl, standing on angular tripod feet. Exceptionally beautiful and elaborate exterior relief carving divided into three different panels, each containing two seated dignitaries, facing one another, all wearing elaborate feathered headdresses, and surrounded with finely carved geometric elements, all highlighted with pink-red cinnabar. Overall excellent ancient tan surface patina, with scattered traces of stucco around the interior rim. Strong calcified encrustation with mineral deposits on the interior bottom. Intact, exc. cond. An exceptional, top quality example.
Provenance: NYC collection, ex. Curtis Katz collection, NYC. and Israel, 1968-1969. To Edward H. Merrin Gallery, NYC. 1970s. To Placido Arango,Spain late 1970s to early 1980s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $55.00
International: $125.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Exceptional Maya Carved Alabaster Bowl

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. UNSOLD LOT $0.00 1 12/10/2022 12:03:01 PM

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