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Pre-Columbian Carved Wood Spoon

Auction:
2473
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$889$750

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Carved Wood Spoon, Peru, late Lambayeque-early Chimu, c. 1100-1200 A.D., with incised geometric decoration, the finial in the form of Naylamp (founder of the Lambayeque dynasty), traces of white pigment, lg. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Naylamp, founder, Lambayeque Region

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