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Four Pre-Columbian Wood Items

Auction:
3005B
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3005B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Pre-Columbian Wood Items, Central Coast, Peru, c. 1000-1500 A.D., a Chancay coffer with avian design; a small figure of a human torso; a bowl with bird and crayfish motif; and a spoon, spoon lg. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Andean civilizations, Chancay, Chancay culture, Crayfish as food, Food and drink, Pre-Columbian era, Spoon

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