Art Primitivo
Home Page Previous Page
Shopping Cart
My Account
Home Unsold Lots Closed Lots Retail Gallery Subscription
6/26/2022 12:19:53 PM

New to Arte Primitivo?
Register User Registration
Tutorials User Tutorials
Auction Rules Auction Rules

Browse Categories
Asian Art
Books (Relating to Items Offered)
Ethnographic and Tribal Art
Pre-Columbian Art
Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Mexico - West Coast and Classic Period Cultures
Mexico - Early Post Classic Periods
Mexico - Post Classic Periods
The Mayan Areas - Classic Maya
Mayan Areas - Post Classic
Central America and the Caribbean - Costa Rica
Central America and the Caribbean - Panama
Central America and the Caribbean - Nicaragua
Pre-Columbian Gold - Costa Rica, Panama
Pre-Columbian Gold - International Style
Pre-Columbian Gold - Colombia
Gold pre-Inca
Colombia (Non metal)
Chavin, Paracas, Vicus, etc.
Moche, Nazca, etc.
Chimu, Chancay, Inca, etc.
Mayan Areas - Pre-Classic
Mayan Areas - Provincial Maya
Pre-Columbian Textile

Arte Primitivo Communications
Want to be notified about upcoming auctions? Sign Up for our auction alert!
Request Catalogue
E-mail Us
Suggestion Box
product details
Auction Closes At: 13:19:00 12/13/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 098. Early Maya Stone Bird Cup
Estimate: $2,500-$3,500
Current High Bid: $0.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $0.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mayan Areas - Pre-Classic
Culture or Country: Maya regions.
Period: Ca. 200-600 A.D.
Size: 3-3/4L. x 2-5/8W.

Description: Mottled light gray and cream color carved marble ceremonial cup, depicting a stylized head of bird of prey, possibly a harpy eagle, having a large hook beak, drilled with a suspension hole incorporated under the break tip. Some remaining red-brown pigment highlights. Overall ancient surface patina. A 1 ancient rim chip, otherwise intact. A rare example.
Provenance: Purportedly collected by Miguel Coverubbias and acquired by Robert Lund who brought it to the U.S. in 1964. Ex. Edward H. Merrin Gallery, Inc., NYC. 1980s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $90.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Early Maya Stone Bird Cup

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. UNSOLD LOT $0.00 1 3/4/2022 12:01:24 PM
2. Elagabalus $3,500.00 1 12/13/2021 1:09:23 PM
3. ajax $3,000.00 1 12/13/2021 1:02:24 PM
4. Elagabalus $2,700.00 1 12/13/2021 1:08:00 PM
5. Smilodon $2,600.00 1 12/13/2021 1:07:18 PM

| Home | About Us | FAQs | Auction Rules | Contact Us | Legal Disclaimer | Privacy Policy |
Copyright © 2001 - 2022 Arte Primitivo, All Rights Reserved.