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Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celts

Auction:
2473
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celts, Costa Rica, c. 500-1000 A.D., an anthopomorphic and an avian form, both pierced for suspension, lg. to 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Jade Celts, Costa Rica, Chinese culture, Costa Rican jade tradition, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade

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