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Auction 2376

September 23, 2007 10:00AM

09-23-2007 09-23-2007

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$176$150

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, a spouted form with stylized face, and a painted shallow bowl with abstract avian figures, (minor damage), ht. to 6 1/4, dia. to 7 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$323$275

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, a pottery dog vessel from Colima, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., with protruding sides and flared rim, (parts broken and reassembled), and a Chimu stirrup-spout musician, More ...

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Figures

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Figures

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$529$450

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Figures, Nayarit, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., two seated female figures, one wearing a skirt, headdress, and nose and ear ornaments; the standing male figure with pointed More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Couple

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Couple

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Couple, Jalisco, 100 B.C.-250 A.D., seated couple, the female with hands on her drum-playing husband's shoulders, both with necklaces and ear ornaments, elaborate More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$558$475

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure, Jalisco, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., seated with legs to the side, out-thrust arms, and wearing a skirt, headdress, and nose ornament, red More ...

Pre-Columbian Seated Male Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Seated Male Pottery Figure

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$999$850

Pre-Columbian Seated Male Pottery Figure, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.-300 A.D., the hollow hunch-backed form with hands to the ground and wearing ear discs and a headdress, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$764$650

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure, Colima, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the female (?) form seated with legs to the side and arms in a "thinker" position, traces of red-brown pigment, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Seated Female Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Seated Female Pottery Figure

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Pre-Columbian Seated Female Pottery Figure, Nayarit, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the skirted form wearing ear and nose ornaments and holding up a bowl in one hand, polychrome geometric decoration, More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, Nayarit, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the standing female form with upturned arms, ear ornaments, and black and red body paint, (restoration), ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, Jalisco, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the seated female form with a bowl on her shoulder and one resting on her thigh, nose and ear ornaments, with black and More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Figure, Zacatecas, Mexico, c. 200 B.C.-200 A.D., seated with hands to the side and black and red geometric decoration on the upper body, ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Form

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Form

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Female Form, Nayarit, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., hollow seated form with hands to the torso, nose and ear ornaments and elaborate body paint, ht. 11 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Female Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Female Pottery Figure

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$823$700

Pre-Columbian Female Pottery Figure, Chinesco, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the standing form with stylized body and face paint, (minor loss), ht. 9 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the seated male form with snake-like form in one hand and decorated with white on red pigment, large round ear spools, (re-glued More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$558$475

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, Jalisco, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the seated female form with painted and incised detail, (one leg broken and reglued), ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle-Dog Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle-Dog Figure

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Turtle-Dog Figure, Colima, Mexico, c. 200 B.C.-200 A.D., with open spout tail, red shell, and dog-like head, ht. 6 1/2, lg. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Animal

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Animal

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$235$200

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Animal, Chaneay, Peru, the bulbous redware form with brown and white paint, ht. 7 1/2, lg. 13 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Dog

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Dog

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Dog, Colima, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-300 A.D., the plump seated form with flared spout on the top of the head, upturned tail, and incised toothy grin, remnant black and red More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Warrior Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Warrior Figure

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Warrior Figure, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the large seated form wearing basketry armor and holding a mace, with necklace, nose, and multiple ear ornaments, remnant More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure, Nayarit, Mexico, c. 100 B.C.-250 A.D., the seated figure in armor, two-pointed helmet, and carrying a mace, ht. 9 1 /2 in. More ...

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Lot:
21
Unsold
 

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items, Maya, Central America, c. 300-900 A.D., three shell pendants (?) in the form of stylized faces, and a pair of four-petal jade ear ornaments, jade 1 x 1 More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Bead Necklaces

Two Pre-Columbian Bead Necklaces

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$411$350

Two Pre-Columbian Bead Necklaces, the first of graduated disc-shaped beads with shell terminals, the other with a jadeite bell-shaped pendant, cast metal bells, and shell spacers, lg. to 20 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder, Maya, El Salvador, c. 650-900 A.D., three elaborately dressed standing male figures on a buff-colored background with red and black framing lines, (surface loss), More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Plate

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Plate

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Plate, Chavin, Peru, 1200-200 B.C., depicting a standing representation of a fanged deity, with head upturned, holding a feline-headed serpent in each hand, dia. 7 1/4 More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Effigy Vessel

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Effigy Vessel

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Effigy Vessel, Peru, Chavin, c. 1200-200 B.C., depicting an elaborately detailed house mounted on a round chamber, detailed with incised designs, (minor restoration), ht. 8 More ...

South American Pre-Columbian Stirrup-spout Pottery Vessel

South American Pre-Columbian Stirrup-spout Pottery Vessel

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$529$450

South American Pre-Columbian Stirrup-spout Pottery Vessel, Moche, Peru, depicting a feline head with a snake in its mouth, orange-slipped with cream paint, (broken and repaired), ht. 10 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Portrait Vessel

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Portrait Vessel

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Portrait Vessel, Moche, Peru, c. 500 A.D., the warrior head having large ear plugs and with red, cream, and black painted detail, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$705$600

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel, Templadera, Peru, c. 900-200 B.C., depicting a stylized zoomorphic creature and solar symbols, highlighted in black, (some surface pitting), More ...

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$940$800

Pre-Columbian Incised Polychrome Stirrup-Spout Vessel, Cupisnique, Peru, c. 800-200 B.C., depicting a finely detailed feline head with elaborate incised designs and highlighted with black pigment, More ...

Pre-Columbian Blackware Pottery Effigy Vessel

Pre-Columbian Blackware Pottery Effigy Vessel

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Pre-Columbian Blackware Pottery Effigy Vessel, Moche, a stirrup-spout form with highly stylized crab deity holding another man with a large face on his back, with various serpent-like extensions, More ...