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Pre-Columbian Hammered Gold Wrist Cuff

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2864T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 12, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Hammered Gold Wrist Cuff, Inca, Peru, South Central Coast, c. 800-1500 A.D., the two globular ornaments containing rattling balls, two perforations for attachments, ht. 3 5/8 in.

Provenance: Sotheby's; Arte Primitivo.

Note: Attached: "Published 'Art of Old Peru', Walter Lehman, plate 104."


Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Walter Lehman, Andean civilizations, Inca, Primitivo

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