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Auction Closes At: 19:36:00 10/13/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 289. Lambayeque Gold Mask with Turquoise Eyes
Estimate: $15,000-$25,000
Current High Bid: $7,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $7,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Gold pre-Inca
Culture or Country: Lambayeque Valley, North coast.
Period: Ca. 800-1200 A.D.
Size: 9H. x 15-1/2W.

Description: Large sheet gold mask depicted with large eyes and simple wide mouth wearing four long gold danglers on his nose and a fancy gold lower nose ornament with round danglers and round elements with beaded borders. Round turquoise bead eye attachments and painted red pigment highlights. Some general roughness and small losses to the upper edge, missing ear spools, a few minor scattered imperfections, otherwise good condition. Contained in an old lucite box frame. An impressive large size example.
Provenance: John A. Moir, Jr. Trust of 2013, acquired 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $52.00
International: $168.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Lambayeque Gold Mask with Turquoise Eyes

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Thisbe $7,500.00 1 10/13/2021 7:27:52 PM

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