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Auction Closes At: 10:27:00 09/19/2011
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 010. Mezcala Stone Figure
Estimate: $2,000-$3,000
Current High Bid: $1,700.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $1,700.00

Category: Pre-Columbian Art
Sub Category: Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Culture or Country: Guerrero, Mexico.
Period: Ca. 400-100 B.C.
Size: 7-3/4H.

Description: A finely carved mottled grayish-green stone standing axe god figure, depicted with an abstract tapered head with a heavy browline and angular nose. Arms indicated by diagonal cut lines. Several areas of calcified surface deposits, mostly on the back of the figure. Intact, exc. cond. Old wood base. An excellent example.
Provenance: Collected by an Argentinean artist, who emigrated to the USA in the 1960s. To present owner by descent.
Shipping Fee:
National: $19.00
International: $68.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Mezcala Stone Figure

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. potluck. $1,700.00 1 9/19/2011 10:17:00 AM
2. Cro-Magnon-a $1,600.00 1 9/10/2011 1:24:28 PM
3. taft66 $1,500.00 1 9/2/2011 3:07:29 PM
4. Cro-Magnon-a $1,500.00(losing tie) 1 9/10/2011 1:24:17 PM
5. Rattle $1,100.00 1 9/10/2011 6:12:01 AM

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