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Olmec Sleeping Fox Vessel

Auction:
3113T
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3113T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Olmec Sleeping Fox Vessel, Mexico, 1500-400 BC, oval vessel with front fox legs outstretched, and rear legs at the back of the vessel, opening on top of the head, ht. 5 1/2, lg. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: T. Misenhimer collection, California.
Estimate $600-900


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

Mexico, Americas, Civilizations, History of North America, Hyperdiffusionism in archaeology, Olmecs, The Wrestler

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