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Spring 2023 Art, Asian, Tribal & Jewelry

Sat, May 20, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 143

Early Zuni Clay Pot

Estimate: $500 - $1,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Original, Period polychrome jar with depictions of birds and rosettes among decorative patterns rendered in natural pigments. Piece measures approximately 9 1/2" high and 12" wide at its widest point. There is a small chip in the rim which leads directly to a hairline vertical crack that runs approximately 5 - 6" and general age-related wear and fading to the piece. Overall in very fine condition. SHIPPING NOT RECOMMENDED. VERY FRAGILE. Keywords: Native American, Amerindian, Zuni, ceramic, pottery, antique

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