Lot 85: Pre-columbian Masterpiece of Gold Caiman Pendant
November 30, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
Description: A lovely, high carat, lost wax cast gold pendant in the form of a crocodile standing on four squat legs supporting his body and a large toothy head, the snout extended and showing rows of deadly teeth.
Please note that this lot has a reserve and is part of a live auction with attending bidders. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. Invaluable will bid on your behalf as much as necessary to ensure that you meet the reserve price or that you remain in the lead, up to your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.
Ethnographic art, Ancient art, Aztec art.
Condition Report: Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from Conservation and Technical Services Lab (Report Number: 93442), signed by Dr. Anna Bennett.
Dimensions: Pendant length 13 cm, width 3.4 cm