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    Description

    A Moche Copper and Silver Alloy Kneeling Warrior
    Peru, c. 300 - 600 AD

    Constructed from sheets of copper and silver alloy, with patina. The kneeling warrior brandishes a shield and mace, he is dressed in a breechcloth secured with a belt, a tunic, and a tight-fitting cap with hair or a scarf descending down back. In very good condition, encrusted, most likely re-assembled in modern times, with restorations likely but not apparent.

    Height: 5 ½ inches


    Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.

    Condition Report*: Condition report available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    May
    29th Friday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    May
    29th Friday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    2 Days 14h 55m 42s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: 15
    Page Views: 170

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 70279-70506) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Friday, May 29, 2020.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

    Current Bid:
    $575
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $718.75 Minimum Next Bid: $600 ($750.00 w/ BP)
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