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Large Pre-Columbian Carved Wood Kero with Silver Inlay

Auction:
2506
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

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

Description:

Large Pre-Columbian Carved Wood Kero with Silver Inlay, Peru, Inca, c. 1500 A.D., the waisted form with three bands of concentric squares separated with incised zigzag design, with silver spot detail, (crack with period repair), patina of use, ht. 9 1/2, dia. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Drinkware, Inca civilization, Inlay, Kero

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