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. And if you'd like to see what remains of FIVE really great items for which one of our knowledgable collector-consigners is willing to consider offers, you've GOT to type RLK into one of our search links and take a look!! I don't believe you'll be disappointed....and you might get lucky (two down, and three to go)!

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 : 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 : Pre 1900 item #286403 (stock #WJF.0447)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$750.00
In overall very good condition with a small cut out area at the top between the two bales where the interior core can be seen (appears to be a resin of some sort), this attractive high karat gold pendant (WJF447) is decorated on both sides with two birds, one each standing aside a central flower. Measuring just shy of 1 ¼” across, and about ¼” thick, this exotic piece of ethnic jewelry is from Afghanistan and dates into the 18th-19th century...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #419794 (stock #MAJP7)
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$1,295.00
True to the tradition of the peacock, this wonderful 18K yellow gold ring (MAJP7) glistens with color. Set with one natural sapphire pear (@ .20ct), four natural rubies with one acting as the bird’s eye (one pear and three rounds weighing @ .30ctw), three natural emeralds (one pear and two rounds weighing @ .20ctw), and 20 full cut brilliant diamonds (@ .30ctw), the ring is touch-marked with two elongated diamonds touching tip to tip, above which appears a small dot or circle...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #503464 (stock #WJF.0431)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$395.00
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 #432263 (stock #AFRICAN.D)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78GHD, 100.78AEHD, 100.78AMHD, 100.78BIHD, 100.78BNHD, 100.78BYHD, 100.78CLHD, 100.78CHHD, 101.1DHD, 101.1EHD, 101.1LHD and 102.43EHD) are a mix 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 : Pre 1980 item #1021205 (stock #MLB.10)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$825.00
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...
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 : Costume : Pre 1980 item #772665 (stock #COSTUME.1)
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This fun group of baubles, bangles, and beads (FP1187; J40 & 420; JI273, 293, 365, 521, & 524; MRWK64, 67 & 277; and PH1012) includes earrings, necklaces, and pins, some vintage earlier 20th century, some later 20th century, and some contemporary...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1020692 (stock #MLB.GROUP A)
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This twelve-piece assortment (MLB 2, 4-8, 9, 11, 14, 18, 19 and 23) includes nine pieces of Navajo and Zuni Indian jewelry, plus three striking hand-carved wood masks, one from the NW Coast Tlingit and two from members of the Iroquois Five Nations group in the Grand River country of Canada, each individually priced and shown in its own photo group...
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 : Ethnic : Pre 1950 item #195890 (stock #94.92HD)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$595.00
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 : Native American : Pre 1980 item #526865 (stock #BB.JWL.A)
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This group of photographs individually illustrate and price mid to later 20th century Native American silver bracelets (BB76, 79, 90, 92, 93, 97 and 101). From the large and varied collection of pawn and other previously owned examples of southwestern styles assembled by the late Billy Branch of Denver, his eye for quality and variety is immediately apparent when viewing the photos...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1900 item #432272 (stock #WJF.0357)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$2,400.00
This extraordinary, relatively light in weight, and exquisitely styled matched set of 14K filigree earrings (WJF357) is from Panama, believed to be of Spanish origin dating into the 19th century. The small ‘pearls’ are not real, but small glass beads originally covered with a nacre-like coating, a fair portion of which, all but unnoticeable, has now worn off...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #541333 (stock #BB.JWL.C)
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The two rings are later-20th century Native American silver and turquoise ring (BB111 and 112). From the large and varied collection of pawn and other examples of southwestern styles assembled by the late Billy Branch of Denver, the rings appear to have been purchased new at the time he acquired them. Workmanship is very good. Each photo, a composite of two views of the same ring (i.e., top view and oblique bottom view), is annotated at the bottom with the following information...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #520514 (stock #BB.081)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$750.00
Mounted on a silver, three-bar bracelet frame, the large roped medallion with gorgeous, deep blue petti-point turquoise (BB81) has the scratched initials on its back ‘EY’ (possibly one of the Navajo Yazzie family?)...
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...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1940 item #419792 (stock #MAJP3)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$900.00
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. Measuring 7 ½ on ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1237178 (stock #JEP.BEAD.A)
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beads from the Walt Lewin estate. This group illustrates seven glass bead necklaces (JEP 200, 201, 204, 209, 210, 211, 213 and 214), one amber necklace (JEP 218), and one unstrung group of brass beads (JEP 218). The photos show a full view of each necklace along with a close-up of some 2 or 3 inches of the beads. The text below a photo shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a general description of the illustrated beads. If the bead provenance is known, it will normally be on t...