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Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt

Auction:
2506
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Celt, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 600-1100 A.D., a highly stylized female form of light green jade, perforated at the neck, ht. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Jade Celt, Costa Rica, Chinese culture, Costa Rican jade tradition, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Nicoya

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