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Item:280260924834Original or Reproduction: Original, Details: Magnificent Pre-Columbian NAYARIT SEATED WARRIOR 100 BC This is an absolutely magnificent Pre-Columbian NAYARIT SEATED WARRIOR, San Sebastian Style, Protoclassic, ca. 100 BC § AD 250. This spectacular warrior with the distinctive elongated physique is seated on a two-legged stool calmly holding a club in both hands, the meditative face turned slightly upwards and wearing incised barrel-armor and horned helmet. It is painted overall in shades of reddish brown, black and cream. It measures 19 ½" high, 7" wide and is in good overall condition aside from reattachments at the horns and bottom tip of the club, minor losses at the lower lip and upper back edge of the garment, and one leg of the stool missing. PROVENANCE: This item comes directly from the estate of a Beverly Hills Pre-Columbian art collector and was legally imported into the United States over 50 years ago. Authenticity is GUARANTEED. A similar Nayarit warrior sold at Sotheby's, New York in 1998 for $7,000. Gallery and dealer retail prices are always much higher. Please scroll down on the item description to view additional photographs. Winning bidder please add $75.00 packing & shipping within the US only. Payment is due within 4 days. Please view my other auctions and eBay store for additional museum quality fine art and collectibles, including other fine Pre-Columbian items from this collection. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager. Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today!