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Two Pre-Columbian Mace Heads

Auction:
2506
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$444$375

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

Description:

Two Pre-Columbian Mace Heads, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 800-1200 A.D., a stone form with stylized bird head, and a small jade form with stylized human head projection, (crack in jade form), stone lg. 5, jade lg. 2 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Costa Rica, stylized bird head, Archaeology, Chinese culture, Costa Rican jade tradition, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Mace, Metate, Nicoya

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