SEATED DIGNITARY

SEATED DIGNITARY

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Veracruz, 600 – 900 AD
Terracotta, polychrome
Seated Figure: 6 1/8 inches
Provenance: David Campbell Collection, USA, 1996

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GUENNOL JADE TURKEY-HEAD PENDANT

GUENNOL JADE TURKEY-HEAD PENDANT

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Maya, Early Classic period, 400-700 AD
Height: 2 ½ inches
Provenance: Exhibited in The Guennol Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 6, 1969 – January 4, 1970, no. 91.
Published: The Guennol Collection, Vol. II, p. 128

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PAIR OF CHANCAY FIGURES

PAIR OF CHANCAY FIGURES

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Chancay, Peru 1200 – 1400 BC
Textile
Height Figure A: 32.5 cm
Height Figure B: 30.5 cm
Provenance: Early 1990’s, The Merrin Gallery, Inc.

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MANOPLA HANDSTONE

MANOPLA HANDSTONE

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Olmec, 1000-600 BC
Volcanic stone, red pigment
Height: 7 inches (17.8 cm)
Width: 6-1/4 inches (15.9 cm)
Depth: 7-1/2 inches (19 cm)
Provenance: Private New York collection, USA 1968; Binoche et Giquello [Paris: 28 March 2014] lot no. 70

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GUENNOL JADE MASK

GUENNOL JADE MASK

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Maya, Classic Period 300-900 CE
Imperial Green Jade
Height: 2 ½ inches
Provenance: Ex. David Campbell collection, Canada, 1998
Published: Norman Hammond, Ancient Maya Civilization, New Brunswicke, New Jersey, 1982, pp.268-69; Alastair Bradley Martin, The Guennol Collection vol. II, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, pp.136-37

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MALE FIGURE

MALE FIGURE

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Aztec, 1200 – 1400 AD
Basalt
H: 17-3/8 inches (44 cm)
W: 9-½ inches (24 cm)

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EGYPTIAN BUST OF A PRINCESS

EGYPTIAN BUST OF A PRINCESS

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EGYPTIAN BUST OF A PRINCESS
1381-1343 B.C.
Black granodiorite
Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Width: 9-1/8 inches (23.2 cm)
Depth: 5-3/8 inches (13.7 cm)
Provenance: Ex Collection Sir Jacob Epstein

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MAYA VESSEL WITH BATTLE SCENE

MAYA VESSEL WITH BATTLE SCENE

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VESSEL WITH BATTLE SCENE
Maya 600 – 900 AD
Terracotta, polychrome
6 5/8 x 6 x 6 inches (16.9 x 15.3 x 15.3 cm)
Provenance: Edward H. Merrin Collection, 1968
Acquired by the Cleveland Museum of Art

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TEOTIHUACAN INCENSARIO

TEOTIHUACAN INCENSARIO

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Escuintla, Guatemala
600 – 900 CE
Terracotta
Height: 14.5 inches (37 cm)
Provenance: Private collection, Florida 1960’s

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ANATOLIAN MARBLE IDOL

ANATOLIAN MARBLE IDOL

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Anatolian, ca. 3000 – 2800 BC
Marble
Height: 6 inches (15 cm)
Provenance: Dr. William Rumancik Collection, NY, 1993; New York art market, 2015
Restoration: None

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TORSO OF NARCISSUS

TORSO OF NARCISSUS

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Roman, 2nd century CE
Height: 12 inches (40.5 cm)
Provenance: Ex. Collection McAlpine England prior to 1986; Ariel Hermann collection New York, 1994; with Thomas-Howard Sneyd, 1994-2011
Exhibited: Antikenmuseum, Basel, July 31, 1986 – June 8, 1991
No restoration

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MONUMENTAL PHIALE

MONUMENTAL PHIALE

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Achaemenid, 5th – 6th century BCE
Bronze
Height: 4 inches (10 cm)
Diameter: 16 ½ inches (42 cm)
Provenance: Ex. Private American collection (R. Wagner, 1960s)

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MOSAIC ENCRUSTED MASK OF TLALOC

MOSAIC ENCRUSTED MASK OF TLALOC

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Mixtec, from southern Puebla
1200 – 1521 CE
Wood, stone, shell, pigment
Height: 11 ¼ inches (28.6 cm)
Width: 9 ¼ inches (23.5 cm)
Exhibited: Brooklyn Museum, Jay C. Leff Exhibit (1966 – 1967) {1958/1960?}
Published: Ancient Art of Latin America From the Collection of Jay C. Leff [The Brooklyn Museum] (Nov 22, 1966 – March 5, 1967) No. 429, p. 96, photograph on p. 97
Provenance: Jay C. Leff, Private Spanish collection, Edward H. Merrin Gallery

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JALISCO WRESTLER

JALISCO WRESTLER

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Jalisco, West Mexico
Proto-Classic Period ca. 100 BCE – 100 CE
Terracotta
Height: 13 ¼ inches (33.65 cm)
Width: 9 ½ inches (24.13 cm)
Depth: 13 inches (33 cm)
Provenance: Silvia Mesa Collection, acquired by descent, mid 1960s from her grandfather; Merrin Gallery, Inc. 2015.

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SARCOPHAGUS COVER

SARCOPHAGUS COVER

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Egyptian, Dynasty XXVI-XXX, 664-342 BCE
Wood, traces of pigment and bitumen
Height: 76 inches (193 cm)
Provenance: Dr. Paul Lozé, acquired by him in the eastern Mediterranean circa 1915-1917; French private collection, by descent
Published: Sotheby’s, Antiquities [New York: 12 June 2003] lot 118; Christie’s Antiquities [London: 13 October 2008] lot 103; Sotheby’s, Egyptian, Classical, and Western Asiatic Antiquities [8 December 2011] lot 43.

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COLIMA EMBRACING COUPLE

COLIMA EMBRACING COUPLE

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Colima, Mexico
100 B.C. – AD 190
Burnished Earthenware
Length: 8.6 inches (22 cm)
Width: 4.9 inches (12.5 cm)
Provenance: Ex collection Raul Kampfer 1965; private collection Edward H. Merrin 1965-1985; private collection Sam Merrin 1985.
Published: REDISCOVERED MASTERPIECES OF MESOAMERICA (page 155, fig. 205) (1985)
Exhibited: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Texas 2005-2015. LAW BUILDING, 205M WIESS GALLERY, CASE 16B

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APIS BULL

APIS BULL

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Egypt, Late Period (664 – 332 BCE)
Wood
Height: 11 inches (28 cm)
Width: 10 inches (25.5 cm)
Depth: 6 inches (15 cm)
Provenance: New York private collection mid to late 1970s; Merrin Gallery, Inc. 2015

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LION MAULING AN ASIATIC CAPTIVE

LION MAULING AN ASIATIC CAPTIVE

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Limestone
Egyptian, Dynasty XXVII – Early Ptolemaic (525-300 BCE)
Height: 1.4 inches (3.5 cm)
Depth: 2.85 inches (7.25 cm)
Provenance: Ex. O.L. collection, Brussels, prior to 1983
Published: Catalogue Harmakhis 25 Years, 2013)
Restoration: None

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