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Auction Closes At: 10:35:00 03/07/2022
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 001. Olmec White Slip Shamans Head
Estimate: $1,000-$1,500
Current High Bid: $950.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $950.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Mexico.
Period: Ca. 1000-600 B.C.
Size: 5H. x 3-1/4W

Description: Fine and large hollow pottery head, originally from a figure depicting a shaman in a state of transformation, having narrow eye upturned at the ends, bow shape mouth with a thick lower lip, wearing a tightly fitted cap with two striated hair tufts. Overall cream slip surface with a few remaining traces of red pigment. Some very minor normal high point wear, otherwise intact, overall exc. cond. A nice example.
Provenance: Collection of Marianne and Robert Huber, Dixon, IL. & NYC., acquired 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $79.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Olmec White Slip Shamans Head

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Mr. K $950.00 1 3/7/2022 9:22:34 AM
2. leftbank $900.00 1 3/7/2022 10:21:43 AM
3. leftbank $800.00 1 3/7/2022 10:10:11 AM
4. leftbank $750.00 1 3/7/2022 10:05:58 AM
5. leftbank $700.00 1 3/7/2022 10:03:09 AM

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