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Tribal, Jewelry, Art, Coins, and Asian

Sat, Sep 16, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 176

Large Chinesco Statue

Estimate: $300 - $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
Second half of the 20th century decorative large seated male Nayarit figure, clutching some sort of reptile to his chest. Piece measures approximately 30" high, 12" wide and exhibits some cracks in the overall structure, mostly along the left hand side, where the arm and leg joins the torso. The painted elements have largely faded but there are still some traces about the the neck indicating once intricate design work. From the collection of a world traveler of 45+ years who has circumnavigated the globe via sailboat. Large, heavy shipping item. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: funerary, tomb, religious, ceremonial, Mesoamerica, Mesoamerican, American