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Auction Closes At: 11:17:01 10/18/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 156. Jaina fine Effigy Whistle of a Seated Dignitary
Estimate: $12,000-$18,000
Current High Bid: $4,700.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $4,700.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: The Mayan Areas - Classic Maya
Culture or Country: --
Period: Ca. 600-900 A.D.
Size: 5-7/8H. x 3-5/8W.

Description: Exceptional buff-salmon color pottery seated dignitary figure, legs crossed and resting his hands on his knees. Very beautifully rendered facial features, with ceremonial scarification across both cheeks. Wearing ear spools and a large beaded pendant necklace, off the shoulder shirt and an ankle length skirt, wide wrist cuffs. Large Maya blue painted circular element on his chest and skirt painted blue. Whistle incorporated in his left arm and back. Overall scattered root marks and surface deposits. Intact, exc. cond. Very rare to find an example this nice.
Provenance: Private NYC collection. Ex. Andre Emmerich Gallery, NYC, ex. Arthur Munoz.
Shipping Fee:
National: $27.00
International: $135.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Jaina fine Effigy Whistle of a Seated Dignitary

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. New Mexico $4,700.00 1 10/18/2021 11:12:08 AM
2. G $4,600.00 1 10/18/2021 11:10:07 AM
3. New Mexico $4,550.00 1 10/18/2021 11:09:32 AM
4. G $4,500.00 1 10/18/2021 11:08:56 AM
5. New Mexico $4,100.00 1 10/18/2021 11:05:59 AM

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