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Auction Closes At: 11:16:01 05/24/2024
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 004. Olmec Jadeite Spoon
Estimate: $2,500-$3,500
Current High Bid: $1,000.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,000.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Olmec.
Period: Ca. 1500 B.C.
Size: 7-1/2L. x 2D.

Description: Carved variegated blue-green and cream jadeite / serpentine hallucinogenic drug spoon having a center bowl flanked with a long tapered trough on both sides. Biconical drilled suspension holes along the edges. Overall excellent ancient surface patina with scattered areas of surface encrustation. A few small spots of ancient rim roughness, otherwise intact. Custom base. A nice example.
Provenance: Ex. Ian Arundel collection, San Monica, CA., acquired 1950s - 1960s by decent to Colin Arundel. Ex. Curiosity Cabinet, Los Angeles, CA.
Shipping Fee:
National: $52.00
International: $105.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Olmec Jadeite Spoon

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. Puddin Pie $1,000.00 1 5/24/2024 11:10:29 AM
2. biggulps $975.00 1 5/24/2024 11:10:18 AM
3. Puddin Pie $950.00 1 5/24/2024 11:06:59 AM
4. biggulps $900.00 1 5/24/2024 11:06:30 AM
5. Puddin Pie $860.00 1 5/24/2024 11:03:30 AM

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