PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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And more specials! Check our PBF items - heavily discounted!! All 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 enter 1178894 to see two important Aztec stone statues from the Dr. Heflin collection being offered at $40% discounts...

And...the Latest! The two most significant pieces in the Langdon Pre-Columbian collection are being specially offered during a nine-month price-reduction process. Use LLL.0470 or LLL.0483 in the search link to see. If not sold by the end of the year, they plan to donate them to a museum to use as center-pieces in its display. This unique opportunity allows a purchase of either or both at a buyer's price level choice.

And a new alert! The owner of the MacDonald Polychrome jar is looking for offers and if not sold during the next quarter, will take this nice piece home. See it by entering 'CTB.' into the search link.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1950 item #195890 (stock #94.92HD)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$595
This beautiful set of native-made, high karat gold earrings (94.92HD) is from Afghanistan. Noted as heirloom jewelry items, they date from the 19th to early 20th century. The drop, not counting the ear loops, is about 1 7/8” long. The blue ‘gem’ is glass. The gold measures above 14K using a standard jeweler’s acid kit. In excellent and wearable condition, the set, a great example of Near Eastern ethnic jewelry, comes with a small display card.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #503464 (stock #WJF.0431)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$395
This 8” long, Mexican made, middle to later 20th century silver link bracelet (WJF431) is stamped ‘Casa Prieto’, ‘925’, and ‘Mexico’ on its simple tongue clasp. The bracelet is composed of five 1 ¼” by 1 3/16” doubly concave rectangles between each of which are three 7/16” hollow balls in which the hinges are ingeniously hidden. The inside circumference of the bracelet, when closed, is about 6 ½” around. A Mexican artisan from Taxco probably made this piece...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432116 (stock #AFRICAN.A)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78CHD, 100.78FHD, 100.78PHD, 100.78AGHD, 100.78BFHD, 100.78BKHD, 100.78BRHD, 100.78CFHD, 100.78COHD, 101.1FHD, 101.1GHD and 102.44CHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546716 (stock #BB.JWL.K)
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The 3 pieces in this ‘group of twelve’ are carvings and scrimshaw done by Eskimo artists (BB224, 226 and 228). From the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver, each photo illustrates a different and independently priced piece. Included in the scrimshaw group are: a walrus buckle and a Captain Ahab plaque. In the carved group: a polar bear. Inexpensive pieces for the collector of Eskimo art, each photo is annotated with the following information...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1970 item #419549 (stock #MAJP2)
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$1,200
Long popular in Denver for its unique styling and craftsmanship, Syman-stamped jewelry is now eagerly sought also by many collectors throughout the country. This 14K yellow gold custom ring (MAJP2), with Syman stamp, features a mysterious, 14mm tall, Asian-like seated image bounded on three sides by dark blue sapphires (note that they show much brighter and translucent in the photo due to back lighting)...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432123 (stock #AFRICAN.B)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78HHD, 100.78IHD, 100.78RHD, 100.78AHHD, 100.78BEHD, 100.78BJHD, 100.78BQHD, 100.78CRHD, 100.78CUHD, 102.43BHD, 102.43DHD and 102.44DHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #798090 (stock #BOWERS.1)
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This assortment of heirloom jewelry (KEB 1-5,7,10-12, and 14-17) is from the old family collection of the well-known anthropologist Kendra Bowers, one of only a handful in the US who has been board-certified by the American Society of Appraisers for Personal Property/Native American Art. Kendra’s background as retailer, appraiser, broker, consultant, lecturer, tour director, and more, has been known to many throughout the region for decades...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #545609 (stock #BB.JWL.E)
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This group illustrates eleven fine, individually priced Native American necklaces (BB151, 153, 155, 167 and 171), all from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Dating from the middle to the later 20th century, the necklaces comprise a variety of styles from silversmiths of the southwestern pueblos. A few of the necklaces are hallmarked with the names or signs of the individuals that made them. In overall very good to excellent condition and ready to be worn...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #419784 (stock #MAJP4)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$800
Dating into the 1960s, this sweet cultured pearl and diamond evening ring (MAJP4) measures 7 ½ on a jeweler’s ring mandrel, and justifiably whispers to be worn. The eight well matched, 2.5mm pearls, with nacre intact, are set in the open loops of two intertwined ropes of gold. A pair of 2.5-point single cut diamonds set slightly apart is centered at top of the ring. This very attractive pre-owned ring is in excellent condition and ready to wear...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1210822 (stock #BB.JWL.D)
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This assorted group of four individually photographed and priced Native American silver Concho belts (BB 124, 125, 129 and 132) date from the mid to the late 20th century. Sporting decorative motifs (including the ‘Man in the Maze’, and ‘Story Teller’ types), they are all from the estate of the late Billy Branch. On leather belts that are in overall good to excellent condition, the prices range from $575 to $2650 and include one with a buckle stamped “Jim Yazz” and another ‘LC’...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #529293 (stock #BB.JWL.B)
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Each of the photographs in this group illustrates and prices a different, mid to later 20th century Native American silver buckle (BB136,139,140,143,145,148 and 149). Including pawn and other previously owned examples of southwestern styles assembled by the late Billy Branch of Denver. Each photo is a composite of two views of the same buckle (front and back) and is annotated at the bottom with the following information...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1940 item #419792 (stock #MAJP3)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$900
This attractive 14K yellow gold lady’s ring (MAJP3) dates into the 1920s-1930s. The stylish basket mount holds a 13mm x 18mm (@5.5 carats) transparent to translucent, light grass green oval emerald faceted on both top and bottom. The stone, although heavily included and so expressed with lines and imperfections on its surface, shows beautifully. The shank of the ring, though thinned from long and loving wear, does not need replacement, but will eventually if constantly worn...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521967 (stock #BB.199)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$1,500
Dating into the latter part of the mid-20th century, this 5 1/8” tall silver kachina bola slide (BB199) is from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Unstamped, but nicely detailed and inset with deep sky-blue turquoise cabs, the slide is in excellent condition and was noted by Branch to be ‘dead pawn’...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546700 (stock #BB.JWL.G)
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Here’s an assorted group of 4 colorful Native American silver and mixed stone pendants (BB186, 189, 190 and 195), each piece individually photographed and priced, and all from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Each photo is annotated with the following information. First, in brackets, is the unique inventory number of the illustrated item. Next is a brief description. Following that, and not necessarily in this order, is approximate age, tribal affiliation when known (all are from...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521516 (stock #BB.138)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$750
Beautifully inlaid with turquoise, mother of pearl, jet and malachite, this Native American made silver buckle (BB138) was noted by its late owner, Billy Branch of Denver, to be ‘rare pawn’. Measuring 3” in width, the buckle will accommodate a 1 7/6” wide belt. Believed to date into the mid-20th century and in overall very good conditon, the buckle has some minor scratches from wear, and some hardly noticeable loss of inlay. It is signed on the back in script ‘P. & Q. W. QUAM, Sr.’ G...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432149 (stock #AFRICAN.C)
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The West African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78JHD, 100.78THD, 100.78AKHD, 100.78BGHD, 100.78BHHD, 100.78BOHD, 100.78CMHD, 101.1AHD, 101.1BHD, 101.1HHD, 102.43CHD and 102.43FHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces. Due to the age of the beads, gold content can rang...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432277 (stock #AFRICAN.E)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 11 (100.78XHD, 100.78AAHD, 100.78ABHD, 100.78ARHD, 100.78ATHD, 100.78AUHD, 100.78AWHD, 100.78CKHD, 100.78CQHD, 100.78CSHD and 100.78CTHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. This group is restricted to the small drums and disks, nicely priced for a bead collector looking for an inexpensive ‘type’ piece. Due to the age of the beads, gold content can range from about 10K up ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #1021205 (stock #MLB.10)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$825
This 20” silver squash blossom necklace (MLB.10), dating into the 1950s-1970s, is from the estate of Asa Battles, an artist and collector known throughout the west for his great accuracy in presenting the Indian culture. Purchased originally at the old Kohlbergs store, a well-known and popular curio shop that was located in downtown Denver for years and closed in the mid-90s, it still has their tag attached noting the $429 price at the time of purchase. Made up of silver Mexican coins, the ne...