×
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0123A
Latin America, Mexico, ca. mid 20th century CE. A large and lovely hand-carved wooden serving platter with densely-adorned floral decorations painted in black pigment atop a sapphire-blue hued ground. The ten-petaled blossom in the middle has a checkered circle in the center and is surrounded by striated leaves, tendril-form vines with leafy peripheries, and smaller stemmed flowers. The outer curve of the dish is embellished with a repeating register of triangular leaves with concentric circles in the middle of their bodies, and small tongue-shaped forms adorn the plateaued rim. The underside is unadorned but is painted in the same cobalt color as the topside. Size: 22" Diameter (55.9 cm).

Provenance: private California, USA collection

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.

#134996

Condition

Surface wear and abrasions commensurate with age, very minor nicks to underside, rim, and floral designs, and light fading to pigmentation, otherwise intact and very good. Light earthen deposits throughout.

Starting Bid

$200.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 24.5%

Large 20th C. Mexican Painted Wood Platter

|
Estimate $400 - $600
|Sell a Similar Item
Bidder
Bid
Internet Bid
$350.00
Starting Bid
$200.00