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Auction Closes At: 10:16:00 12/11/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 009. Mezcala Serpentine Mask with Triple Drilled Eyes
Estimate: $3,000-$5,000
Current High Bid: $1,700.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,700.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Guerrero, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 400-100 B.C.
Size: 3-3/4H. x 3-5/8W.

Description: A carved, medium grayish-green serpentine maskette depicting a human face having bold facial features with large ovoid eyes each containing a triple drilled pattern. Wide nose and large, ovoid, open mouth with corner drilling. Perforations in the two upper edges for attachment with the upper portion of the drill holes worn through and ancient roughness to the lips, otherwise intact. Lucite base. A nice example.
Provenance: Ex. Arte Primitivo, NYC, Lot 19, June 11 2005. Collection of Allan L. Long, NYC.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $87.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Mezcala Serpentine Mask with Triple Drilled Eyes

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Loaganma $1,700.00 1 12/11/2017 10:10:19 AM
2. Sans Culottes $1,600.00 1 12/11/2017 9:43:43 AM
3. Loaganma $1,500.00 1 12/11/2017 8:19:25 AM

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