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Pre-Columbian Gold Zoomorphic Pendant

Auction:
2563B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2563B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 24, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Gold Zoomorphic Pendant, Colombia, Tairona, c. 800-1500 A.D., an abstract two-headed form on four spiral circles, the larger head with four rows of small rings, with ferocious grin and large eyes, the smaller head with single ringed crest and horse-like profile, wd. 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Colombia, Indigenous peoples in Colombia, Pre-Columbian, Santa Marta, Tairona

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