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Auction Closes At: 10:12:00 09/26/2011
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 014. Mezcala Blue-Green Stone Figure
Estimate: $800-$1,200
Current High Bid: $295.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $295.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Guerrero, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 400 B.C.
Size: 5H.

Description: Beautiful medium blue-green, probably serpentine, carved in the form of a stylized standing man. The abstract, string cut detailing forms a heavy brow and simple mouth on the heart shaped face. Arms are seemingly folded across the body and a small incised line forms the outline of the legs. Drilled through the left shoulder only. Encrustation in the suspension loop, exc. cond. Custom mounted.
Provenance: Private Chicago collection, ex. private Florida collection, acquired in the 1960s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $18.00
International: $55.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Mezcala Blue-Green Stone Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. precolg8tr $295.00 1 9/21/2011 5:27:50 PM
2. tonio $266.00 1 9/20/2011 7:37:50 PM
3. Afart $177.00 1 9/20/2011 6:15:04 PM
4. jswjr $150.00 1 9/19/2011 1:45:54 PM

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