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Auction Closes At: 11:03:00 09/20/2010
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 017. Large Nayarit Pair
Estimate: $6,000-$10,000
Current High Bid: $4,250.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $4,250.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - West Coast and Classic Period Cultures
Culture or Country: West coast Mexico.
Period: Ca. 100 B.C.-250 A.D.
Size: 22H. & 23H.

Description: A large matching pair of standing male and female figures. The male is depicted as a warrior wearing barrel type armor and holding a club with both hands, wearing a horned helmet and ear ornaments. The female holds both hands to her stomach, wearing ear ornaments and arm bands. Both have some remaining black and white painted decoration. Female has large areas of mineral deposits. Male is missing one horn and the other is an old restoration. Males head and legs are reattached. The female is intact.
Provenance: Private Washington, D.C. collection, ex. Hokin Gallery, Palm Beach, FL., acquired in the 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $68.00
International: $225.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Large Nayarit Pair

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. architect $4,250.00 1 9/20/2010 10:53:41 AM
2. Memorable $4,000.00 1 9/20/2010 10:51:40 AM
3. architect $4,000.00(losing tie) 1 9/20/2010 10:53:11 AM
4. architect $3,500.00 1 9/20/2010 10:48:55 AM
5. Thisbe $3,250.00 1 9/20/2010 10:46:31 AM

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