PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #544293 (stock #BWO.4)
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$600.00
This 3” tall ceramic vessel (BWO4) is in the form of a coiled snake and poised in a position to strike! In only fairly good condition with close to 50% of its original black burnished surface eroded and two small holes in its side just below the rim, the exposed and somewhat punky red clay, when handled can produce small specks of loose paint and sandy grit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #891641 (stock #AXH.CARDAA)
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This group of twelve photos (AXH 1517, 1547, 1557, 1564, 1586, 1598, 1601, 1604, 1605, 1607, 1632 and 1635), with ruler for scale, illustrates individually priced ‘adornos’, or adornments, originally molded to be added to pots, incensarios and figures. The types represented in this group are: feathered eye; starfish; trefoil; shell; serpent’s eye; flower; and of course, some unidentifiable styles...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1099901 (stock #CLP.B)
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The photos in this second group of twelve (CLP 6-9,11-13,19,20,25 and 31) from the Claudia Proto collection of West Mexican art also illustrates individually priced relics of West Mexican Pre-Columbian art. This one also has ceramic and stone artifacts that should appeal to all levels of collecting interest...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1286066 (stock #PCG.X2)
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This mixed group of individually priced Pre-Columbian gold pieces (94.113AAHD, 94.113VHD, 94.113WHD, 102.58AHD, 102.58BHD, TF97.151, WJF317C, and WJF389) originated in Colombia, Panama, and Peru. All were brought into the U.S. in the mid-20th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #685190 (stock #AXH.0092)
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$2,000.00
Here’s another extraordinary Aztec pipe (AXH92) from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Collected at the site of Cuautitlan, Mexico in 1961 (and characteristically marked by Heflin with that information in black ink on the base of its highly burnished redware stem), the bichrome pipe has been glued in two places and shows signs of ancient tip wear from the tightly clenched teeth of the Aztec warrior who smoked it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581549 (stock #AXH.CARD F)
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Aside for the overall quality and frequent uniqueness of the artifacts and relics from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection, it’s difficult not to to rank its next most important feature as the extreme care practiced by Heflin in documenting the provenance of almost every one of his approximately 10,000 treasured items...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #79064 (stock #AXH.1650)
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$225.00
The late Dr. Allen Heflin’s collection is known around the world and has been described by a museum curator who was familiar with the collection as ‘unique and we’ll probably never see another like it in the States’. This 4 1/2" tall, Precolumbian offering jar (AXH1650), found by Heflin in the state of Colima in west Mexico July 1952, represents the head of the long worshipped god of thunder and lightning, Tlaloc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #888616 (stock #OBSID.C)
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This group of Twelve Pre-Columbian obsidian artifacts (AXH 225B; 244.12 & 19; R234R1N3; R2N6 & 8; R3N5; R5N8; R6N4, 8 & 15; and R8N13), all from the Dr. Allen Heflin estate, were found in the Aztec cities of Chalco and Xico, in the ceremonial center of Teotihuacan, and in the state of Jalisco in West Mexico. Dating from the Pre-Classic to the Post Classic Period, the group includes disks, pendants, Aztec projectile points, dogs, cat, human figure, and more...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1154771 (stock #CLP.33)
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$6,500.00
Sporting a nose ring, complex ear ornaments, armlets, and an open mouth that would seem to indicate a 'singing' drummer, this seated polychrome figure (CLP 33) is attributed to the Nayarit of West Mexico, Ixtlan del Rio style, dating c.100 B.C. to 300 A.D. Just TL-tested by the Ralf Kotalla Lab in Hamburg, Germany, it has been determined to be 1800 years old (+ or - 300) years...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #479282 (stock #AXH.PC.C)
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The twelve individually illustrated and priced relics in this group of twelve (AXH Nos. 183R2N13, 224.50, 1408R2N3, 1409R1N1 & R4N1, 1423R4N2, 2360, 2430, 2647J and 2647AH) were all found at Aztec sites in the Valley of Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. An amazing facet of Heflin’s work was the consistent manner in which he documented the location and date of find for virtually every one of the approximately 10,000 items in his extraordinary collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #768293 (stock #PBF.201)
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$780.00
This 22” necklace (PBF201) is made up of assorted Pre-Columbian ceramic, shell, greenstone and gold beads, all found in the Narino area of Colombia during the mid-20th century and dating into the Capuli Period, c.900-1400AD. Positioned at its center is a 1” tall greenstone pendant that represents an anthropomorphic figure kneeling in a position of prayer or obeisance. The two rolled sheet gold beads shown near the bottom of the necklace measure about 3/8” in length...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #473327 (stock #AXH.PC.B)
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The twelve individually illustrated and priced relics in this group of twelve (AXH Nos. 64.21, 1410R4N3, 1417.52, 1428R5N3, 1488R2N1, 1495R6N3, 2340, 2347, 2432, 2647K, 2692, and 2739) were all found at Aztec sites in the Valley of Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. An amazing facet of Heflin’s work was the consistent manner in which he documented the location and date of find for virtually every one of the approximately 10,000 items in his extraordinary collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #154592 (stock #103.45HD)
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$4,975.00
Cast from richly colored coppery gold tumbaga, this beautifully matched pair of hollow semi lunar ear ornaments (103.45HD), each with three rows of continuous ring decoration, is attributed to the Tairona horizon of Colombia dating c.1000-1500AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589298 (stock #AXH.CARD V)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1405R1N5, 1410R8N1, 1422R4N1 & R5N2, 1426R2N4 & R3N2, 1488R7N2, 1490R8N1, 2488, 2647D & M, and TF9916A2), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin except a small bag of scrap Chancay silver. All Post-Classic Aztec and Peruvian pieces in this group, dating c.1100AD-1500AD, the various types represented are: human head, needle, miniature metate, whorl, ear spools, figurine, snake’s head, si...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1104014 (stock #111.4HD)
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$750.00
This 8" long 'bracelet' with small Pre-Columbian carved shell beauties (111.4HD) is the last piece recently traded from Lorenzo Fritz. Originally assembled and sold by the Orlandini Museum of Peru back in the mid-20th century, Fritz also purchased this one from a privately owned collection here in the US decades ago. The three main images (2 monkeys and a bird) originally had inset stone, but only the curly tailed monkey image on the left side has retained a single green inlay. Two small shore-b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581535 (stock #AXH.CARD J)
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Aside for the overall quality and frequent uniqueness of the artifacts and relics from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection, it’s difficult not to to rank its next most important feature as the extreme care practiced by Heflin in documenting the provenance of almost every one of his approximately 10,000 treasured items. Not all of them were large, or impressive, or complete, or of museum quality, and many were simply the fragments and parts from ritually broken offerings to ancient gods, or pieces ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #724413 (stock #LFG.PCMTL)
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The twelve Pre-Columbian silver, copper and bronze items in this lot (LFG 433. 434. 445-448, 453, 456, 462, 471, 472 and 474) are all from Bolivia or Peru, with the majority attributed to Tiwanaku near Lake Titicaca. Tupos or shawl pins, tumis, pendants and pins are shown in this selection, all from a single collection. An interesting and representative group, each individually priced, a number of these could well serve as ‘type’ examples. Each photo shows first our inventory number in brack...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #139562 (stock #TF99.057)
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$850.00
About 6” in height, this Precolumbian figural stirrup jar (TF99.57) is attributed to the Moche horizon of Peru, c.100-800AD. In overall very good condition, there is some chipping around the mouth of the narrow spout, and there’s a small, spider-web ‘push’ on the back of the jar that appears to have resulted from a probe that penetrated the left side just below the figure (two small holes, one on the front upper left corner of the throne, and the other just around to the side, have been ...