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Auction Closes At: 10:35:00 12/13/2021
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 001. Olmec Fine Incised Decorated Jade Spoon
Estimate: $15,000-$25,000
Current High Bid: $61,000.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $61,000.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1000-600 A.D.
Size: 6-1/2L. x 2-1/2W.

Description: Exceptional blue-green jade spoon pendant, having a large incised decoration depicting a reclining warrior/priest holding a knife in his raised right hand and a lit torch in his left hand. Wearing a headdress which terminates with a pointed finial or horn, legs decorated with an incised linear geometric decoration. Two sets of drilled suspension holes along the upper edge. Some remaining traces of cinnabar in the incised design. Intact, exc. cond. A rare and beautiful top quality example.
Provenance: NYC collection. Ex. The Merrin Gallery, NYC. 1980s-1990s. Ex. Josue Saenz, Mexico City, 1960s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $28.00
International: $125.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Olmec Fine Incised Decorated Jade Spoon

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. stoneageman $61,000.00 1 11/24/2021 9:24:38 AM
2. Alex5y $60,000.00 1 12/13/2021 10:29:41 AM
3. Alex5y $58,000.00 1 12/13/2021 10:24:34 AM
4. Alex5y $56,000.00 1 12/13/2021 10:17:35 AM
5. Alex5y $55,000.00 1 12/13/2021 10:17:29 AM

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