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Auction Closes At: 11:04:01 05/25/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 004. Olmec Standing Pottery Figure
Estimate: $3,000-$5,000
Current High Bid: $1,400.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,400.00

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 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Olmec Standing Pottery Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Mars $1,400.00 1 5/25/2017 10:59:02 AM
2. loo $1,300.00 1 5/25/2017 10:55:23 AM
3. Mars $1,200.00 1 5/25/2017 10:51:09 AM
4. loo $1,100.00 1 5/25/2017 9:56:20 AM
5. atal909 $1,050.00 1 5/23/2017 12:58:30 AM

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