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Auction Closes At: 11:04:01 10/18/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 139. Veracruz Large Standing Priest Figure
Estimate: $8,000-$12,000
Current High Bid: $0.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $0.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - West Coast and Classic Period Cultures
Culture or Country: Totonac, Remojodas II, Veracruz, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 300-800 A.D.
Size: 22H. x 19-1/2W.

Description: Large buff color pottery standing priest figure with upraised arms, fingers extended, wearing a fancy feathered headdress, and spool ear ornaments. Very large necklace with a double J shape chest pectoral element. Wide fancy belt decorated with two rows of shell-like projecting tubular elements. Expressive facial features, open mouth. Repaired from approximately twelve original pieces, hands and some headdress feathers restored, missing right nipple, pendant partially restored, scattered small losses and restorations. Attached to a lucite block base. An impressive example.
Provenance: Ex. Mac Siegel, Palm Beach, FL., acquired from Arrowsmiths, Santa Fe, NM., 1972.
Shipping Fee:
National: $85.00
International: $225.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Veracruz Large Standing Priest Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. UNSOLD LOT $0.00 1 10/23/2021 12:20:05 PM
2. dwigman $3,600.00 1 10/17/2021 9:59:20 PM
3. Primigenius $3,500.00 1 10/17/2021 2:55:07 PM
4. vidurainc $3,400.00 1 10/16/2021 8:00:18 PM
5. Huehueteotl $3,300.00 1 10/14/2021 9:55:15 AM

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