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December 2, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Large Taino Zemi Stone

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Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3043BLocation: BostonDate / Time: December 02, 2017 10:00AM


Large Taino Zemi Stone, c. 1000-1500 AD, Greater Antilles Island and the Bahamas, the heavy stone tri-point carved with the face and hind legs of a Zemi spirit, lg. 9 1/4, ht. 6 in.

Provenance: The Archambault family, collected in the early 20th century in Santo Domingo.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

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archambault, Bahamas, Santo Domingo