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Exceptional Day 2 Ethnographic Tribal Fossils

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    Lot 100

    Fine Maya Ulua Valley Blackware Cylinder w/ Rattle Feet...

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    Lot 101

    Important Maya Basalt Figure Chac Uayab Xoc (Fish God)

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    Lot 102

    Seated Olmec Terracotta Baby - TL Tested

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    Lot 102a

    Rare & Remarkable Miniature Olmec Jade Figure

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    Lot 102b

    Rare & Enormous Olmec Jadeite Celt

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    Lot 102c

    Olmec Jadeite Eagle Transformation Figure

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    Lot 103

    Important Olmec Stone Seated Figure of a Child

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    Lot 103a

    Maya Greenstone Mask with Ear Ornaments

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    Lot 104

    Important Maya Carved Pottery Vessel - Cacao

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    Lot 104a

    Maya Ceramic Cylinder Vessel w/ Glyph Band

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    Lot 104b

    Huge Maya Belize Eccentric Stone

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    Lot 104c

    Maya Stone Mirror with Image of a Deity

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    Lot 104d

    Maya Carved Pottery Cylinder w/ Underworld Battle

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    Lot 105

    Rare Olmec Stone Manopla - Caterpillar

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    Lot 105a

    Guerrero Mezcala Greenstone Anthropomorphic Axe God

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    Lot 105b

    Pre-Classic Maya Stone Seated Female Fertility Figure

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    Lot 105c

    Maya Pottery Cache Vessel - ex Arte Primitivo

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    Lot 106

    Stunning Maya Peten Polychrome Vase

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    Lot 106a

    Fine Maya Peten Polychrome Cylinder - Skulls / Turkeys

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    Lot 106b

    Tall Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vessel

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    Lot 106c

    Maya Incised Brownware Cylinder Vessel

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    Lot 106d

    Maya Stone Ball Court Marker - ex LA County Museum

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    Lot 111

    Rare & Important Chavin Human Bone & Turquoise Pectoral...

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    Lot 111a

    Fine Chavin Stone Mortar and Pestle

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    Lot 111b

    Chavin Pottery Llama Stirrup Vessel

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    Lot 111c

    Chavin Pottery Stirrup Vessel

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    Lot 111d

    Rare Chavin Pottery Janus Head Vessel -Jaguar & Serpent...

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    Lot 111e

    Chavin Maranon Bi-Chrome Stirrup - Mythical Figure - TL...

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    Lot 111f

    Chavin Brownware Stirrup Vessel w/ Incised Motifs

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    Lot 112

    Extremely Rare Chavin Shell Trumpet w/ Incised Figures

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    Lot 112a

    Chavin Lemon Carro Stone Hallucinogenic Drug Vessel

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    Lot 112b

    Lovely Chavin Stone Cup w/ Incised Motifs

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    Lot 112c

    Beautiful Chavin Stone Disc with Carved Swirls

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    Lot 112d

    Fine Chavin Incised Stone Bowl w/ Zoomorphic Motifs

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    Lot 112e

    Published Chavin Pottery Polychrome Stirrup Vessel

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    Lot 112f

    Chavin Polychrome Stirrup Vessel - Transforming Shaman

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    Lot 113

    Chimu Copper Tumi with Lord and Bells

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    Lot 113a

    Massive Inca Stone Star-Shaped Mortar

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    Lot 113b

    Rare Inca Wood Ceremonial Dish, ex-Drimmer

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    Lot 113c

    Inca Stone Bowl with Raised Jaguar Reliefs

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    Lot 113d

    Large and Colorful Inca Textile Tunic

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    Lot 114

    Inca Chucu Painted Terracotta Plaque - Geometric Motifs...

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    Lot 114a

    Royal Chimu Wood Staff w/ Relief Carvings

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    Lot 115

    Mochica Loma Negra Wood Balance / Gilded Copper Scale

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    Lot 115a

    Moche Greenstone Frog Mortar

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    Lot 116

    Lot of 4 Moche Gilded Silver Coca Spoons - 28.3 g

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    Lot 116a

    15 Sican-Lambayeque Silver Animal Votive Objects

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    Lot 116b

    Inca Silver Kero w/ Abstract Face, ex-Ron Messick

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Auction Description

Exceptional Day 2 Ethnographic Tribal Fossils by Artemis Gallery
Day 2 of an important 2-day auction featuring exceptional ethnographic art from around the world. Today's sale will feature Pre-Columbian from the ancient americas, Native American, African / Tribal, Oceanic, Spanish Colonial, and incredible Fossils. Read more
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Terms & Conditions

Please read the following "Terms of Sale" carefully. These terms are applicable to all bidders, collectors and dealers alike. Your submission of bids in this auction constitutes your acceptance of these "Terms of Sale." 1. All items in this auction have been legally acquired, are legal to sell, and guaranteed to be as described or your money back. 2. This is an auction sale, not an approval sale. By bidding in this auction, the bidder personally guarantees payment. The auctioneer has final discretion in all matters. In case of dispute, the lot(s) in question may be resold. Lots will be sold in their numerical sequence unless the auctioneer directs otherwise. 3. HIGH and LOW ESTIMATES are provided for each lot for reference only. 4. No lots will be released / shipped until payment has been made in full. Payment (in U.S. funds) may be made via personal check or money order, via credit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover), PayPal or Bank Wire Transfer. For PayPal payments please use "artemisgallery@gmail.com" email address for processing payments. 5. BUYER'S PREMIUM: A 24.5% Buyer's Premium will be added to the final price of each lot purchased through Artemis Gallery and will be paid by all bidders without exception. 6. CO SALES TAX: Appropriate Colorado Sales Tax will be added to all invoices, unless a valid CO seller's permit is on file with Artemis Gallery/Artemis Gallery Live prior to any bidding in the auction. Items shipped outside of CO (United States or international) are also sales tax exempt. 7. RETURN POLICY: In the event of an authenticity dispute, written notification of the dispute must be provided to Artemis Gallery within two business days from receipt of the item as shown by FedEx, UPS, or USPS tracking data. After Artemis Gallery is notified of the dispute, a written letter from a recognized expert in the field pertaining to the item in dispute must then be presented. If Artemis Gallery concludes that the assessment of the piece is accurate, a full refund, including item price, buyer's premium (if applicable), and shipping costs will be provided. Artemis Gallery will either provide a pre-paid return shipping label or will reimburse the return shipping charge. Artemis Gallery will only remit refund after the item has been returned. In the event of an error in item description, condition report, provenance, or dimensions, written notification of the error must be given within two business days from receipt of the item as shown by FedEx, UPS, or USPS tracking data. A full refund, including item price, buyer's premium (if applicable), and shipping costs will be provided. Artemis Gallery will either provide a pre-paid return shipping label or will reimburse the return shipping charge. Artemis Gallery will only remit refund after the item has been returned. If a return is requested for any reason other than the above, written notification with reason for return must be given within 15 days from receipt of the item as shown by FedEx, UPS, or USPS tracking data for Artemis Gallery to issue a refund to the original payment method. If notification is given after 15 days, the item may be returned for credit toward a future purchase or may be consigned for sale through Artemis Gallery. The item must be returned to Artemis Gallery at the buyer's expense and a refund or credit of the item price and buyer's premium (if applicable) will be provided after the item is returned. Original shipping charges will not be refunded. All items to be returned must be adequately insured and must be received by Artemis Gallery in the same condition as when shipped. In no event may any item be returned after 90 days from the date of delivery. 8. BIDDING will be conducted ONLINE via the LiveAuctioneers timed system. Bidders may place their bids LIVE or leave ABSENTEE BIDS via the Live Auctioneers auction catalog. Phone bidding is not available. 9. SHIPPING: As a convenience to our buyers, shipping is handled in-house. All buyers will receive an invoice detailing their purchases, sales tax (if applicable), buyer's premium, and shipping/insurance charges. Items will be shipped only upon receipt of payment in full and will be insured for their full value. **For shipments outside of the USA, customs and duties may apply upon entry into said country; this fee, if any, is the buyer's responsibility. Also, please be aware that Artemis Gallery will NOT falsify customs value on any international shipments - what you pay is what we declare, no exceptions. There are a small number of international countries we cannot ship to. If you have questions about this, please inquire BEFORE bidding** 9a. REQUEST TO DELAY SHIPPING FOR LOTS WON: We are happy to delay shipping on all paid lots for up to 30 days with no storage fees. After 30 days, storage fees will accrue based on a 2% of invoice total. 10. ESTIMATES for each lot are given only as a guide to help gauge bidding. Lots may sell for a price greater than or less than these estimates. 11. ALL BIDDERS must register to bid. 12. In the event a successful bidder fails to make payment when due, Artemis Gallery reserves the right to re-sell the merchandise and bidder agrees to pay for the reasonable cost of such a sale and to pay any difference between the resale price and the previously successful bid, together with any incidental costs of sale and disbursements. 13. If the auction invoice is not paid for in full when due per invoice terms, including any applicable credit card processing fees, the unpaid balance will bear interest at the highest rate permitted by law until paid in full. If the matter is referred to an attorney for collection, bidder agrees to pay all reasonable attorney fees, court costs and other collection cost incurred by Artemis Gallery to collect past due invoices and that the services of process by certified or registered mail, return receipt requested, shall be sufficient to confer "in personam" jurisdiction over bidder. 14. Buyer agrees that any claim of controversy arising out of, or relating to the formation, interpretation of performance of these terms and underlying transactions or the breach thereof, is subject to arbitration or judicial proceedings and shall take place within the County of Boulder, CO subject to the laws of the State of Colorado. 15. QUESTIONS? Feel free to email us at info@artemisgallery.com with questions prior to bidding or feel free to call us at 720-890-7700. Please be sure to ask all questions at least 30 minutes prior to auction start time, as we will not be able to take calls or answer emails sent to us during the auction.