Lot 94: Stunning Spanish Colonial Silver Crown of Thorns

Artemis Gallery

October 27, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
Louisville, CO, US
3 saved

More About this Item


Description: Latin America, Bolivia, ca. early 20th century CE. Gorgeous and quite poignant! Solid sterling silver crown of thorns in a style that have adorned the heads of Cristo figures since the 16th century in South America and reminds us of the cross of thorns Jesus had to endure during the crucifixion. Crafted by world-famous Bolivian silversmith, I. Mora . Weighing a massive 164.8 Grams, marked 925. Size: 13.5" W x 6.75" H (34.3 cm x 17.1 cm)

Provenance: Ex - Historia Antiques

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#116233
Condition Report: Quite excellent
Request more information

Payment

Accepted forms of payment: Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Shipping: Auction House will ship, at Buyer's expense
Buyer's Premium
24.5%
From: To: Increment:
$0 $299 $25
$300 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,000
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
$100,000 $199,999 $10,000
$200,000+ $25,000
Shipping Terms: Auction House will ship, at Buyer's expense
View full terms and conditions