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Pre-Columbian Gold Figure

Auction:
2506
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Gold Figure, Peru, Chimu, c. 1000-1400 A.D., of 18kt sheet gold, the male figure wearing a headdress with an abstract face at center, holding a beaker in one hand and an urn in the opposite, repousse detail, ht. 3 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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