Lot 228: Maya stamp from the Sula Valley of Honduras
06 November 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: An excellent Maya stamp from the Sula Valley of Honduras, ca. 400 -700 AD. This choice orange paste example is 2-1/4 in high and depicts and ornately attired shaman holding a serpent. Deeply carved and beautifully detailed, good mineral deposits. Ex Tribal Treasures Gallery. Cf. Schmidt 'Maya', page 565.
Condition Report: The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Ancient Resource LLC's Conditions of Sale.