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Auction Closes At: 10:42:00 05/22/2017
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 007. Xochipala Fine Standing Figure
Estimate: $4,000-$6,000
Current High Bid: $3,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $3,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1000-500 B.C.
Size: 6-1/2H.

Description: Very fine standing solid pottery figure depicted in a power stance, feet spread apart, arms held slightly away from his sides. Wearing wide, textured lower leg bands and upper arm bands, loincloth tied in the back, triple strand necklace with a single drop pendant. Fancy textured hairdo with central pointed crest, expressive facial features, parted lips showing upper teeth. Highlighted with red-orange surface pigment. Overall strong scattered mineral deposits and root marks on the surface. Intact, exc. cond. Custom bronze base. A beautiful example.
Provenance: Private FL. collection, ex. Barry Kernerman collection, Toronto, acquired 1970s from Samuel Dubiner, Tel Aviv.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $78.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Xochipala Fine Standing Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Faux Reals $3,500.00 1 5/22/2017 10:21:29 AM
2. Sky $3,500.00(losing tie) 1 5/22/2017 10:35:55 AM
3. Aunt Arctica $3,000.00 1 5/22/2017 10:27:42 AM
4. Sky $2,800.00 1 5/22/2017 10:26:41 AM
5. Aunt Arctica $2,700.00 1 5/22/2017 10:26:01 AM

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