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Auction Closes At: 10:13:00 08/26/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 014. Two Mezcala Snakes and Quadruped (3)
Estimate: $900-$1,500
Current High Bid: $450.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $450.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Guerrero, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 400 B.C.
Size: 2 to 3-1/4L.

Description: All are hard stone, first snake is coiled in speckled gray-black diorite with central perforation. Other snake is more flat and has an extended head and tail, and circular body. With heavy calcified encrustations. Final is a feline or canine standing on all fours, tail extended and head with relief beady eyes and wide, slit mouth. All intact.
Provenance: Ex. William D. Colburn, Los Angeles, late 1950s- early 1960s. To family by descent, for the coiled example. Other 2 are ex. Alberto Ulrich, Italy, early 1980s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $75.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).
   




Two Mezcala Snakes and Quadruped (3)

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Ccnur $450.00 1 8/21/2021 10:36:28 AM

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