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Five Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Axe Gods

Auction:
2473
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$593$500

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

Description:

Five Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Axe Gods, Costa Rica, c. 100-500 A.D., four in the form of abstract birds, all perforated for suspension, ht. to 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Jade Axe Gods, Costa Rica, Chinese culture, Costa Rican jade tradition, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Metate

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