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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre AD 1000: item # 1219057

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Costa Rican Jadeite Bird Effigy Celt/Pendant
$995.00

Guanacaste, Nicoya Region, Costa Rica, ca. 200-600 CE. This elegantly long, jadeite celt is finely carved, depicting a tropical bird-human effigy with beak, pronounced headdress, and touching "hands". The stone itself is breathtakingly beautiful for its variegated coloring and translucency. The piece is drilled near the beak for suspension. Custom, museum-quality stand. 7-3/4"L, Near choice!

Provenance: Adeon Gallery acquired before 1970.

Authenticity guaranteed.


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