×
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0051C
Pre-Columbian, Colombia, Sinu Valley (Tairona or Quimbaya peoples), ca. 4th to 11th centuries CE. A beautiful, heavy 14K gold nose ring, hollow and open cast with tabs to fit inside the pierced septum. There are tiny cross-hatched and incised lines around the terminals. This item was made for an elite person in Sinu society, a culture known for their fabulous gold decorative items. Size: 1.25" W (3.2 cm); 8.3 grams

Provenance: private New York, New York, USA collection; ex private Poway, California, USA collector

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 to most countries and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#129647

Condition

Small puncture / loss on one side. Light surface dings and scratching commensurate with age. Nicely preserved decorative details.

Starting Bid

$450.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 24.5%

Sinu 14K Gold Nose Ring - 8.3 grams

Auction ended on Thu, Mar 1, 2018
|
Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
|Sell a Similar Item
Bidder
Bid
Internet Bid
$450.00
Starting Bid
$450.00
Interested in this item?Save to 'Saved Items' to access later.
686 S. Taylor Avenue Suite 106
Louisville, CO 80027
United States
Ask a Question|