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Auction Closes At: 10:10:00 05/22/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 006. Xochipala Fine Seated Female Wearing Cape
Estimate: $5,000-$8,000
Current High Bid: $9,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $9,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1000-500 B.C.
Size: 4-3/4H.

Description: Large pottery female figure, seated with legs crossed. Wearing a cape and knee length skirt; front of cape open with bare breasts exposed, hands extended. Depicted with a fancy striated hairdo and wide decorated headband, small ear spools, applied beaded necklace. Expressive facial features with lips parted, showing front teeth. Painted red and black pigment highlights. Strong surface deposits and root marks on the surface. Intact, exc. cond. A rare and beautiful example.
Provenance: Private FL. collection, acquired 1970s. Ex. Kernerman collection. Oxford TL certificate included.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $95.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Xochipala Fine Seated Female Wearing Cape

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Hoochiekoochieman $9,500.00 1 5/20/2017 2:52:44 PM
2. Ptah $9,000.00 1 5/18/2017 4:19:52 PM
3. Hoochiekoochieman $8,500.00 1 5/20/2017 2:52:40 PM
4. Hoochiekoochieman $7,500.00 1 5/11/2017 11:22:59 PM

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