pre-columbian-carved-mayan-shell-spatula
Lot 793
Pre-Columbian Carved Mayan Shell Spatula
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Island of Jaina, circa 600-900 A.D., the handle is carved in relief as a classical Mayan profile.

4.5 in. long.

Purchased from Edward H. Merrin Gallery, New York City, 1980; a copy of the sales invoice with description is available. The Collection of Dr. Malcolm Hardy, Chapel Hill, NC

No apparent condition concerns.

$500 - 1,000