13006. Olmec Green Jade Masket Pendant
Mexico, Ca. 800 to 500 BC
An exquisite masket with deeply drilled eyes, nose, and ears in front and multiple piercing behind. Deep green color and original surface with remains of cinnabar. Size 1-1/4 inches Height + custom mount. Intact, good ancient pitted polished surface. Ex Private NY Drs. Collection Saul Tuttman and Gregory Siskind, acq 1960s-1980s.