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Auction Closes At: 17:58:00 12/12/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 240. Tairona Large Gold Spiral Ornament
Estimate: $8,000-$12,000
Current High Bid: $5,250.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $5,250.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Pre-Columbian Gold - Colombia
Culture or Country: Puerto Tejada, Tairona, Colombia.
Period: Ca. 500-1000 A.D.
Size: 4-3/4L. x 2-5/8W. 72 gms.

Description: Large high karat gold double spiral ornament, cut and hammered from a heavy single sheet of gold, having flexible spring like spirals. Intact, exc. cond. A beautiful example. For a similar example see: Warwick Bray / The Gold of El Dorado, #318.
Provenance: NYC collection; Ex. Vivian Merrin private collection, 1968-69. To family by descent.
Shipping Fee:
National: $50.00
International: $100.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Tairona Large Gold Spiral Ornament

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Secret $5,250.00 1 12/12/2022 5:44:23 PM
2. med $5,000.00 1 12/9/2022 3:56:49 PM
3. Secret $5,000.00(losing tie) 1 12/12/2022 5:44:18 PM
4. Secret $4,500.00 1 12/12/2022 2:21:13 PM
5. Secret $4,000.00 1 11/23/2022 9:54:48 PM

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