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Auction Closes At: 15:51:00 12/12/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 174. Fine Maya Polychrome Vase Ik’a Kingdom
Estimate: $10,000-$15,000
Current High Bid: $6,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $6,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: The Mayan Areas - Classic Maya
Culture or Country: Motul de San Jose region, Peten, Guatemala.
Period: Late Classic Period, ca. 700 - 800 A.D.
Size: 7”H. x 4-1/8”D.

Description: Fine polychrome painted pottery cylinder vase, depicting a tribute scene at the Ik’a palace gathering, set with a cloth draped ceiling. One “fat Cacique” is seated on a platform throne, and in front of him is a kneeling figure. On either side of these two figures are additional attendants, two on the left and one at the right with a shield and weapon, probably a guard. Five figures in total. Glyph band around the rim, repeats the month date (12Wo)- Lords of Windy Waters. Repaired from approximately four large original pieces, some very minor scattered paint wear, otherwise overall exc. cond. A rare and beautiful example.
Provenance: NYC collection. Ex. Dr. Richard Gill, Miami, FL. Ex. Michael Cichon, FL. With Marianne and Robert Huber, NYC and Dixon IL. prior to that. Descriptive document from Donald Hales accompanies this vase.
Shipping Fee:
National: $55.00
International: $149.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Fine Maya Polychrome Vase Ik’a Kingdom

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Thisbe $6,500.00 1 1/25/2023 11:31:07 AM
2. Binky $6,250.00 1 12/12/2022 3:40:50 PM
3. Binky $5,750.00 1 12/12/2022 3:40:05 PM
4. Binky $5,250.00 1 12/12/2022 3:29:35 PM

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