adorned either side of a chariot’s hub. The decorative fittings depict the mighty Pericles (Hercules). The auction also includes three Roman marbles. The next portion of the sale is devoted to selections from the “Hollywood” Pre-Columbian art collections mentioned above, with additional choice consignments.
Of the Mayan pieces in the sale, Dodge is most enamored of a set of four circa 500 BC carved stone monkeys from Mezcala, Mexico. A prominent politician’s collection of West Mexico pottery is also featured in the sale.
Antiquities Saleroom’s June 13-14 auction will commence at 12 noon Eastern Time on both days. Bids may be placed absentee (including absentee online), by phone or live via the Internet on auction day through LiveAuctioneers.com. The entire auction catalog may be viewed online or by calling 720-890-7700 or 720-502-5289. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Incredible Nazca/Huari golden miniature head, est. $30,000-$50,000. Antiquities Saleroom image.