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Auction Closes At: 11:04:01 05/25/2017
Time Remaining: 1Day(s) 20Hour(s) 11min(s) 4sec(s)
Lot# & Name: 004. Olmec Standing Pottery Figure
Buy Now Price: $3,000.00
Current High Bid: $1,050.00
The first bid received at the Buy Now Price will instantly win the lot. If the Buy Now Price is not reached by the end of the auction, the highest bid received will be negotiated with the consignor.

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Las Bocas, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1200-800 B.C.
Size: 8-3/4H.

Description: Large hollow pottery standing figure, depicted with wide shoulders and wide rounded hips. Expressive facial features, open toothy mouth, central crested hairdo with long tail down back, painted with red pigment. Arms held slightly away from body. Overall remaining white slip surface pigment with some remaining red-orange painted highlights. Left arm and leg reattached with breaklines visible, otherwise intact. An impressive example. Old, damaged custom lucite base.
Provenance: Collection of Mary K. F. Leong, WA., 1980-1990, acquired from The Lands Beyond Gallery, NYC. With letter of authenticity, by Robert Sonin, 1984.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $125.00

Olmec Standing Pottery Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. atal909 $1,050.00 1 5/23/2017 12:58:30 AM

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