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Auction Closes At: 11:15:01 09/20/2019
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 001. Olmec Blue Jade Decorated Celt
Estimate: $6,000-$9,000
Current High Bid: $2,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $2,500.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1000 B.C.
Size: 3-1/8H. x 2W.

Description: Fine blue-green jade celt having a carved abstract decoration depicting a jaguar eye and eye brow on a wide relief band or browline, eyebrow indicated by three vertical lines with drilled dots. Duck bill type blade with a raised central ridge. Beautiful original polished surface. Reverse has a natural spall, otherwise intact, exc. cond. A rare and beautiful example. Custom metal mount.
Provenance: Private Canadian collection. Ex. Samuel Dubiner col., Tel Aviv, Israel, 1960s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $100.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Olmec Blue Jade Decorated Celt

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Wile E. Coyote $2,500.00 1 9/25/2019 2:36:31 PM
2. yfy $1,650.00 1 9/20/2019 11:01:45 AM
3. Wile E. Coyote $1,600.00 1 9/20/2019 10:57:05 AM
4. yfy $1,550.00 1 9/20/2019 10:50:45 AM
5. Wile E. Coyote $1,500.00 1 9/19/2019 7:59:24 PM

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