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Auction Closes At: 12:47:01 12/15/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 278. Moche Drunkard Holding a Large Covered Vessel
Estimate: $5,000-$8,000
Current High Bid: $0.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $0.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Moche, Nazca, etc.
Culture or Country: Moche.
Period: Ca. 500-800 A.D.
Size: 11H. x 7-1/4W.

Description: Fine and large polychrome decorated figural vessel having a stirrup type spout. Depicted is a seated drunk monkey deity, holding a large covered vessel with both his hands and feet, resting his head on top of the vessel. Wearing a fancy painted headdress having a geometric decoration and a cape over his back. Spout repaired and reattached. Vessel repaired from approximately fourteen original pieces, mostly on his back, with restoration over the break lines. An impressive example.
Provenance: Private AZ. collection. Ex. Splendors of the World Gallery, LA., CA. , inv. # 2112. Ex. H.J. Westermann collection, Germany, acquired 1960s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $65.00
International: $135.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Moche Drunkard Holding a Large Covered Vessel

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. UNSOLD LOT $0.00 1 12/15/2022 1:01:23 PM
2. jd1955 $1,200.00 1 12/14/2022 11:04:26 AM
3. DC8383 $1,000.00 1 12/13/2022 1:12:21 PM
4. Quetzalcoalt $500.00 1 12/13/2022 12:44:14 PM

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