09-06-2014 09-06-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2745B Boston
September 6, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Olmec Carved Stone Figure

 
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2745B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 06, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Olmec Carved Stone Figure, serpentine, the standing figure with upturned head and classic facial features, the hands to the thighs, pierced ears, (very slight traces of red pigment), includes Lucite stand, ht. 6 1/4 in.

Note: Collected in the 1960s; includes an examination report by Frank Peusser and Associates.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Keywords

upturned head, Frank Peusser and Associates