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Auction Closes At: 12:18:00 12/12/2023
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 275. Huari Wooden Head Cup with Silver Headdress
Estimate: $5,000-$7,500
Current High Bid: $4,250.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $4,250.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Chimu, Chancay, Inca, etc.
Culture or Country: Huari.
Period: Ca. 800 - 1200 A.D.
Size: 3-1/4H. x 3W.

Description: Carved wooden cup depicting the head of a dignitary, wearing a silver headband secured by a silver chin strap, both are decorated with rows of relief circular elements. Eyes are inset with clam shell. Skillfully carved facial features with some remaining traces of red facial pigment. Some ancient losses of the wooden rim. A rare and beautiful example.
Provenance: NYC collection; Ex. Alan C. Lapiner to Veracruzana Inc. NYC 1960s; to Edward H. Merrin Gallery, Inc., 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $52.00
International: $102.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Huari Wooden Head Cup with Silver Headdress

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. longcat $4,250.00 1 12/12/2023 12:12:56 PM
2. ajax $4,000.00 1 12/12/2023 12:08:58 PM
3. longcat $3,750.00 1 12/12/2023 12:12:52 PM
4. longcat $3,250.00 1 12/12/2023 12:10:03 PM
5. longcat $2,900.00 1 12/12/2023 12:09:59 PM

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