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LOT 1789

Estimate
GBP (£) 120 - 170
EUR (€) 140 - 200
USD ($) 150 - 210

Sold for (Inc. bp): £286

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PRE-COLUMBIAN OLMEC TERRACOTTA ANTHROPOMORPHIC BUST
OLMEC CULTURE, 900-600 B.C.
2 7/8 in. (177 grams, 74 mm).

A terracotta human mask with exaggerated facial features, diadem and earrings. [No Reserve]

PROVENANCE:
Acquired on the European art market.
From the private collection of a French medical professional.
Accompanied by an illustrated expertise by Fatma Wille, A.A., Zurigo dated 10 Agust 1991.

CONDITION