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Pre-Columbian Embossed Silver Beaker

Auction:
2506
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Embossed Silver Beaker, Peru, Lambayeque, c. 1100-1400 A.D., with flared rim, rattle bottom, and decorated with two bands of warrior figures with elaborate headdresses and carrying large lance/mace weapons, ht. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Clubs, Destruction, Lambayeque Region, Mace, Military

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