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Auction Closes At: 11:50:00 12/13/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 318. Inca Copper Seated Male Holding Spondylus Shell
Estimate: $1,500-$2,500
Current High Bid: $1,600.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,600.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Post Classic Periods
Culture or Country: Inca Empire.
Period: Ca. 1000- 1450 A.D.
Size: 2-1/2H. x 2D.

Description: Fine cast solid copper male seated figure with legs crossed and arms held in a forward position, holding a spiny spondylus shell. Wearing a wide headband and having a multistrand long hairdo. Belted loincloth with a front panel having a hook tail type element, suspension loop type nose. Rich brown-black surface patina with scattered areas of blue-green. Intact, exc. cond. A rare and beautiful example.
Provenance: Emily & Walter Mead Collection, Santa Fe, NM., active 1960s - 1990s. (Mead Paper Corporation family).
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).

Inca Copper Seated Male Holding Spondylus Shell

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. longcat $1,600.00 1 12/13/2022 11:35:46 AM
2. ajax $1,500.00 1 12/13/2022 11:32:45 AM
3. longcat $1,450.00 1 12/13/2022 11:35:42 AM
4. longcat $1,350.00 1 12/13/2022 11:35:37 AM
5. longcat $1,250.00 1 12/13/2022 11:35:33 AM

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