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Auction Closes At: 12:41:01 12/15/2023
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 191. Tairona Tumbaga Frogs (5)
Estimate: $1,000-$1,000
Current High Bid: $215.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $215.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Pre-Columbian Gold - Colombia
Culture or Country: Tairona, Colombia.
Period: Ca. 1000 - 1500 A.D.
Size: 3/4L. - 1-1/2L.

Description: Group of five tumbaga frog pendants of various sizes and shapes, two have paddle type feet, a multi spiral decorated head, and were probably joined at one time being a double frog pendant. Small separated fragment from the join included. Another frog has large bell form eyes and another with large socket eyes. Finally a tiny intact example. All others have scattered imperfections, the two paddle frogs are each missing one front leg. All have strong scattered blue-green encrustation.
Provenance: Private Illinois collection. Ex. Royce Humbert, 1995.
Shipping Fee:
National: $50.00
International: $100.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Tairona Tumbaga Frogs (5)

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. whitecloud $215.00 1 12/13/2023 5:10:09 PM
2. SMITH $177.00 1 12/13/2023 11:38:44 AM
3. whitecloud $103.00 1 12/12/2023 7:57:45 PM
4. Acamapichtli $77.00 1 12/11/2023 6:12:21 PM

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