Olmec stone helmet
Lot 24
Olmec Stone Ritual Helmet, Las Bocas,
Middle Preclassic, ca. 900 - 600 B.C.
US$ 8,000 - 12,000
€5,800 - 8,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
Olmec Stone Ritual Helmet, Las Bocas,
Middle Preclassic, ca. 900 - 600 B.C.
height 4 1/2in (11.5cm)
of simple yet elegant, classic form, finely carved from marbleized light gray and light brown stone.

Provenance:
Sotheby's, New York, May 1993 (Lot 117)
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Contacts
  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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