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Pre-Columbian Tumbaga Figural Pendant

Auction:
2506
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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

Description:

Pre-Columbian Tumbaga Figural Pendant, Colombia, Tairona, c. 1000-1500 A.D., standing cacique holding a bar with double scrollwork terminals across the waist, the crescent headdress with bead decoration, ht. 3 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Colombia, Gold, Indigenous peoples in Colombia, Pre-Columbian, Santa Marta, South America, Tairona, Tumbaga

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