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Pre-Columbian Bone and Textile Balance Beam

Auction:
2506
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Bone and Textile Balance Beam, Peru, Chancay (?), c. 1300-1450 A.D., the beam with birds facing a central abstract form, with original net baskets with colored trim, (beam broken and repaired), lg. of beam 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Beam, Pre-Columbian, Weighing scale

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