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Auction Closes At: 15:52:00 12/12/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 177. Maya Fine Polychrome Decorated Cylinder Vase with Underworld Gods
Estimate: $5,000-$7,500
Current High Bid: $4,250.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $4,250.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: The Mayan Areas - Classic Maya
Culture or Country: Maya regions.
Period: Ca. 500-800 A.D.
Size: 6-1/2H. x 5-3/8W.

Description: Fine-line, beautifully decorated polychrome pottery cylinder vase, depicting two seated underworld gods wearing elaborate headdresses, backsplashes and costumes, having long feathered projections. Two nicely painted vertical glyph columns between the figures, upper and lower geometric bands. Scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Repaired from approximately twenty original pieces with professional restoration over the break lines. A very artistic and fine example.
Provenance: From the estate of John J. Kania, Santa Fe, N.M., ex. Arte Primitivo, NYC, auction 100, 12/14/2020, lot 144. Ex. Diane McBride, by descent from father, Major Elmer McBride, acquired 1947.
Shipping Fee:
National: $60.00
International: $125.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Maya Fine Polychrome Decorated Cylinder Vase with Underworld Gods

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. longcat $4,250.00 1 12/12/2022 2:51:02 PM
2. Apache $4,000.00 1 12/12/2022 2:24:41 PM
3. longcat $4,000.00(losing tie) 1 12/12/2022 2:50:49 PM
4. longcat $3,750.00 1 12/12/2022 2:46:04 PM
5. Apache $3,500.00 1 12/12/2022 2:24:42 PM

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