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Auction Closes At: 10:00:00 10/24/2012
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 001. Xochipala Male Bust
Estimate: $2,000-$4,000
Current High Bid: $1,300.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,300.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Olmec, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1500-500 B.C.
Size: 4-7/8H.

Description: Very finely sculpted pottery male bust, depicted with beautifully rendered, realistic facial features, and finely incised hairdo. Some remaining pink and white surface pigment. Head and chest reattached. Rare to find such a powerfully rendered example of Pre-Columbian art.
Provenance: Private CA. collection, acquired from Bettina Schwimmer, 1985. Letter from Robert Sonin dated 1985 and Thermoluminescence certificate, 1985.
Shipping Fee:
National: $22.00
International: $95.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).
   




Xochipala Male Bust

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. IXTAB $1,300.00 1 10/24/2012 9:43:28 AM
2. buff $1,250.00 1 10/24/2012 12:41:07 AM

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