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Auction 3043B

December 2, 2017 10:00AM

12-02-2017 12-02-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Three Chimu Textile Fragments

Three Chimu Textile Fragments

Lot:
1
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Three Chimu Textile Fragments, c. 1000-1200 AD, largest 27 x 13 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Weaving Fragment

Pre-Columbian Weaving Fragment

Lot:
2
Estimate:
$250 - $300

Pre-Columbian Weaving Fragment, Central Coast, Peru, 25 1/2 x 3 in. More ...

Framed Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Framed Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Lot:
3
Estimate:
$250 - $300

Framed Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment, Central Coast, Peru, tightly woven with stylized human figures, 11 x 6 1/2 in. More ...

Chancay Wood and Cane Weaver's Kit

Chancay Wood and Cane Weaver's Kit

Lot:
4
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Chancay Wood and Cane Weaver's Kit, c. 1000-1400 AD, contains multiple spindle whorls, etc., lg. 16 1/4 in. More ...

Large Chimu Textile Fragment

Large Chimu Textile Fragment

Lot:
5
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Large Chimu Textile Fragment, c. 1000-1200 AD, various colored embroidered birds on a brown background, mounted on a linen-covered wood frame, frame size 25 1/2 x 66 in. More ...

Nazca Textile Manta

Nazca Textile Manta

Lot:
6
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Nazca Textile Manta, c. 200-600 AD, with multicolored geometric designs and fringe at the ends, mounted on linen over a wood frame, 39 x 20 3/4 in. More ...

Two Paracas Woven Strips Depicting Monkeys

Two Paracas Woven Strips Depicting Monkeys

Lot:
7
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Two Paracas Woven Strips Depicting Monkeys, c. 400-100 BC, mounted on linen over a wood frame, each 16 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. More ...

Chimu Pictorial Panel

Chimu Pictorial Panel

Lot:
8
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Chimu Pictorial Panel, c. 1000-1400 AD, tightly woven, the central human figure framed by avian motifs, mounted on cloth, 6 1/2 x 6 in. More ...

Huari Textile Fragment

Huari Textile Fragment

Lot:
9
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Huari Textile Fragment, c. 300-900 AD, featuring stylized human and avian figures, mounted on cloth and wood frame, fragment 26 1/2 x 18, frame 29 x 20 1/4 in. More ...

Chimu Gold and Chrysocolla Necklace

Chimu Gold and Chrysocolla Necklace

Lot:
10
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Chimu Gold and Chrysocolla Necklace, c. 1000-1400 AD, with repousse pendant, lg. 13 1/4 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Chimu Chrysocolla and Gold Necklace

Chimu Chrysocolla and Gold Necklace

Lot:
11
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Chimu Chrysocolla and Gold Necklace, c. 1000-1400 AD, lg. 19 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Chimu Gold, Stone, and Shell Necklace

Chimu Gold, Stone, and Shell Necklace

Lot:
12
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Chimu Gold, Stone, and Shell Necklace, c. 1000-1400 AD, gold, Chrysocolla, spondylus beads, and one lapis lazuli bead, lg. 14 1/2 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Chimu Shell, Stone, and Gold Necklace

Chimu Shell, Stone, and Gold Necklace

Lot:
13
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Chimu Shell, Stone, and Gold Necklace, c. 1000-1400 AD, with gold, Chrysocolla, and spondylus beads, lg. 19 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Pre-Columbian Arrow or Dart Shaft

Pre-Columbian Arrow or Dart Shaft

Lot:
14
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Pre-Columbian Arrow or Dart Shaft, Peru, c. 1000-1400 AD, with polychrome wool and feather decoration, (obsidian point has been repaired), lg. 19 1/2 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club

Lot:
15
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club, Peru, the original wood shaft decorated with wool and fragile feather decoration, the bone finial at top with incised human face, lg. 21 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Lambayeque Molded Metal Male Figure

Lambayeque Molded Metal Male Figure

Lot:
16
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Lambayeque Molded Metal Male Figure, c. 800-1200 AD, wearing a ferocious feline headdress and with feline-decorated clothing and a double-spouted vessel, contains traces of gold, ht. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Chimu Carved Wood Rattle Staff

Chimu Carved Wood Rattle Staff

Lot:
17
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Chimu Carved Wood Rattle Staff, c. 1200-1400 AD, the dark hardwood form with human faces and back-to-back snarling animals, ht. 65 1/2 in. More ...

Paracas Painted Pottery Vessel

Paracas Painted Pottery Vessel

Lot:
18
Estimate:
$300 - $350

Paracas Painted Pottery Vessel, c. 400-100 BC, with polychrome incised designs including a human and feline face, (chipped at rim), ht. 4 3/4, dia. 4 3/4 in. Provenance: Collected in the More ...

Moche Stirrup-spout Maternity Vessel

Moche Stirrup-spout Maternity Vessel

Lot:
19
Estimate:
$300 - $350

Moche Stirrup-spout Maternity Vessel, c. 300-600 AD, with burnished surface and incised detail, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Lot:
20
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, Peru, a stirrup-spout form with painted and cut-out decoration, and a single spout animal head vessel, ht. to 8 in. More ...

Moche Erotic Pottery Vessel

Moche Erotic Pottery Vessel

Lot:
21
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Moche Erotic Pottery Vessel, c. 300-700 AD, ht. 8 3/4, lg. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: A small New England museum. More ...

Three Moche Stirrup-spout Painted Pottery Vessels

Three Moche Stirrup-spout Painted Pottery Vessels

Lot:
22
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Three Moche Stirrup-spout Painted Pottery Vessels, c. 400-700 AD, a warrior being attacked by a feline, a feline head form, and a seated female figure, (minor chips), ht. to 9 3/4 in. More ...

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel

Lot:
23
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel, c. 300-700 AD, with painted detail, ht. 6 1/2, lg. 10 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Moche Stirrup-spout Portrait Vessel

Moche Stirrup-spout Portrait Vessel

Lot:
24
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Moche Stirrup-spout Portrait Vessel, c. 300-600 AD, the headdress painted with geometric designs, (spout chipped), ht. 10 34 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel

Lot:
25
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Moche Erotic Stirrup-spout Vessel, c. 300-700 AD, with painted detail, ht. 6 3/4, wd. 6 3/4 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. More ...

Olmec Terra-cotta Baby Figure

Olmec Terra-cotta Baby Figure

Lot:
26
Estimate:
$5,000 - $7,000

Olmec Terra-cotta Baby Figure, c. 1000-500 BC, the seated figure with stylized hair holding a vessel in its lap, reconstructed from large pieces, (vessel has separated from figure), ht. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Head

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Head

Lot:
27
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Head, probably from Costa Rica, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Taino Stone Axe Head and Two Publications Concerning Taino Art by J. Walter Fewkes

Taino Stone Axe Head and Two Publications Concerning Taino Art by J. Walter Fewkes

Lot:
28
Estimate:
$250 - $300

Taino Stone Axe Head and Two Publications Concerning Taino Art by J. Walter Fewkes, Porto Rican Stone Collars and Tripointed Idol, 1904, and The Bureau of Ethnology Bulletin, 1903-04, lg. of axe More ...

Large Taino Zemi Stone

Large Taino Zemi Stone

Lot:
29
Estimate:
$2,000 - $2,500

Large Taino Zemi Stone, c. 1000-1500 AD, Greater Antilles Island and the Bahamas, the heavy stone tri-point carved with the face and hind legs of a Zemi spirit, lg. 9 1/4, ht. 6 in. Provenance: More ...

Taino Zemi Stone

Taino Zemi Stone

Lot:
30
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Taino Zemi Stone, c. 1000-1500 AD, Greater Antilles Islands and the Bahamas, the white polished stone tri-point carved with the head of a Zemi spirit and with incised geometric decoration, lg. 4 More ...