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Auction Closes At: 10:56:00 03/02/2020
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 024. Mezcala Serpentine Maskette
Estimate: $1,000-$1,500
Current High Bid: $1,200.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,200.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Guerrero, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 400 B.C.
Size: 3-1/8H. x 2W.

Description: Carved greenish-black serpentine maskette, depicting a semiabstract stylized human head with recessed, small round drilled eyes, large angular nose and string cut mouth. A duck is perched on top of his head. A double drilled suspension hole on the rear edge. Intact, exc. cond. Custom metal base.
Provenance: Ex. Meza Family collection, Whittier, CA., acquired 1960s. Ex. Fernendez Family Collection: by descent from his grandfather, Dr. R. Fernandez MD., a Spanish citizen, who was a gastroenterologist and his wife was an M.D., 1940s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $75.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Mezcala Serpentine Maskette

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Guerrero $1,200.00 1 3/2/2020 10:48:13 AM
2. LHR $1,200.00(losing tie) 1 3/2/2020 10:36:36 AM
3. Guerrero $1,000.00 1 3/2/2020 10:47:52 AM
4. Guerrero $900.00 1 3/2/2020 10:44:26 AM
5. Guerrero $600.00 1 3/2/2020 10:44:15 AM

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