PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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To see current promotions or special pricing, type either the single word 'sale' or the single word 'offer' into the search link appearing on any page. Note the two superb Clovis points and Dovetail blade in the RLK consignment!! Prices have been reduced to a very low level, but the consigner will still consider offers!! Enter 'RLK.' into one of our search links to see them. If Native American stone is your passion, you won't be disappointed!

And more specials! Check our PBF items - heavily discounted!! All remaining MAB artifacts are being offered at an across the board 25% discount and FREE shipping on any DOMESTIC order of $500 or more. Enter WSG-1 to see a beautifully designed Moche gold piece. And finally, All of the MCH listings of Pre-historic Native American pottery are being NOW offered with a GIANT 50% discount!!

For the Mitry collection lovers, all remaining unsold Mitry pieces have been re-assembled into 11 pages with 12 items to a page. To see the last part of this world-renowned collection, type 'EGYPT.' into any of our search links.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83191 (stock #H4985)
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$15,000.00
Immense might be a good word to describe this large Precolumbian bold eagle pendant (H4985). Attributed to the Veraguas horizon of Panama, c.500-1200AD, the bird represents the powerful harpy eagle, once a prevalent and revered bird in Central and South America. Weighing 154 grams (6 ounces!) and measuring 6 3/8” from wing tip to wing tip, the bird tests out at about 14K gold using a jeweler’s streak plate and calibrated acids...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1113623 (stock #MAB.187)
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$600.00
Measuring 4 1/4" in height, this striking figural jar from the MAB collection (MAB.187) is dated c.1250AD in the Post-Classic Period and attributed to the Zapotec horizon in Oaxaca, Mexico. In spite of the kneeling figure missing both of its feet and having its head re-attached (graded at a 6-7), it still shows its artistry well. Please ask any question by either referring to the Item Number (5-7 digits long) or the Stock number (MAB.187) in the upper left portion of this page...
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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #678996 (stock #PBF.207)
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%35.00
This group of 18 Pre-Columbian gold fishhooks (PBF207) is from the Cauca area of Colombia. Dating c.1000-1500AD, each hook is priced individually. The millimeter scale on the left side of each photo will give a close estimate of size. Condition of the hooks ranges from good to excellent. One of these would make a unique gift for the avid fisherman, fishing item collection, Pre-Columbian gold collector, or someone looking for an unusual piece to mount in a pendant or broach...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #725498 (stock #LFG.PCMISC)
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This diverse group of 12 individually priced Pre-Columbian items (LFG254, LFG255, LFG426, LFG427, LOFG428, LFG463, LFG475, LFG476 and LGF478) includes relics from Bolivia, El Salvador, Mexico and Peru. A couple of pieces are originally from the well-known Dr. Allen Heflin collection. Each photo shows our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description, then the provenance and age, country, condition, and finally price...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1113631 (stock #MAB.188)
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$950.00
This colorful polychrome hand-modeled solid clay figurine (MAB.188) depicts a seated mother holding an infant in her lap. Measuring 6 3/8" in height, her right arm has been glued, the infant's elongated cap is missing, and a flat plait of hanging hair on the mother's back appears to be gone (based on the irregular lower edge at the base of her hair). Dating c.200BC-100AD in the Pre-Classic period, it is attributed to the Jalisco group of West Mexico and is graded at a 7-8...
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 : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #338513 (stock #100.255ARH)
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$450.00
Either used to hold tools of various sorts, or perhaps coca leaves, this large dark but vari-colored bag (100.255ARHD) is attributed to the Nazca horizon of Peru, c.100-800AD. In only fair condition with significant stain and a fair amount of fabric material loss and pulling, the approximately 12” x 15” bag (counting the fringe) is still a displayable type piece for style, color, and pattern...
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1275263 (stock #BXS.3)
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$2,750.00
Measuring 1.42” in length and hollow, this stylistically shaped Pre-Columbian 10.6 karat tumbaga gold frog pendant (BXS.3) is attributed to the Sinu or Tairona horizons of Colombia, c.800-1500AD. Signifying rebirth and transformation, the frog symbol was also used to bring rain to the lands...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #644347 (stock #94.183HD)
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$600.00
From the Sinu horizon of Colombia and dating c.400-1600AD, each of the 30 carved shell pendants or beads in this group (94.183HD) have been reinforced with a custom silver brace to protect it from damage. Ranging in length from 2 ¾” to 3 5/8”, all 30 beads could be arranged on a necklace, or used individually or in small groups in pendant arrays, the patterns of which are limited only by the beader’s imagination. Note silver bale for stringing in the side view of one of the pendants...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1117840 (stock #LFG.A)
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This assortment of Pre-Columbian items from the collection of Lorenzo Fritz, research anthropologist and former Southwestern Primitive Arts dealer (LFG458, LFG1000, LFG1002, LFG1003, LFG1004, LFG1006, LFG1008, LFG1013, LFG1019, LFG1020 and LFG1021), consists of 6 small, hand modeled clay figurines from West Mexico and one from Peru, a fine serpentine bowl with a use-polished pestle from the mystical Tiahuanaco, a Tiahuanacan basket in very good condition, and two Inca period textiles from Peru, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1104041 (stock #111.6HD)
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$1,200.00
This second Pre-Columbian bead necklace (111.6HD) from the Orlandini Museum that once active in the city of Lima, Peru, comes with a copy of their certificate dated August 1955 stating that it was assembled from finds made in the Trujillo area on the North Coast of Peru. Acquired by Lorenzo Fritz from a private US collection decades ago, the beads in this necklace area almost certainly Moche in age dating c.100-800 AD. Though there's no way of telling whether the assembly produced by Orlandini e...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #726389 (stock #LFG.442)
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$1,350.00
This incredibly well preserved set of Pre-Columbian wood ear plugs (LFG442), on which the geometrically decorated shell and dark greenstone elements are each held in place with an almost invisible touch of contemporary glue, is attributed to the Moche horizon of Peru, c.100-800AD. Not wearable today due to the fragile nature of the wood that has dried and shrunk through the many centuries of entombment, there are certainly few other such pairs that have survived this well. Measuring one inch fro...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1275261 (stock #BXS.1)
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$4,500.00
This spectacular 1 ½” long, hollow Pre-Columbian 10.6 karat gold tumbaga pendant (BXS.1) depicts a fiercely snarling dragon-like creature with a long-beaked bird’s head tail, lying on its chest and ready to pounce. Undoubtedly a symbol of power and strength, it is attributed to the Sinu or Tairona cultural horizon of Colombia, dated c.800-1500AD. Acquired through a documented trade with the former Emerald World and Gold Museum of Orlando, Florida in 1985 prior to the time Colombia signed th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #429709 (stock #WHORLS.A)
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NOTE: Although these photos indicate the illustrated whorls have sold, we have more of the same types at the same prices, so if interested, just state which styles are of interest and photos will be sent. This group of twelve individual Pre-Columbian spindle whorls [XKJ (BIRD, FISH, GEOMETRIC, JAGUAR, MONKEY, OWL, PACHOTA, PELICAN, POSSUM, PREENING BIRD, REPTILE, and SPECIAL)], each with a different image type, is uniquely attributed to the Manteno horizon of Ecuador dating c.800-1500AD. From a ...