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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589289 (stock #AXH.CARD Q)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (97.42HD and AXH Nos. 183R4N7, 1325, 1409R2N3, 1423R2N4, 1498R5N3, 1560, 2125E, 2328B, 2452, 2466 and 2698), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin except one from Peru...
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 : Ancient World : Pre 1492 item #1113572 (stock #MAB.A16)
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This page of twelve more items from the MAB collection (MAB.154-156; 158A&B; 159; 164H, K & L; 166A; 179 and 180) is made up of assorted metallic artifacts from around the world. Offerings include Pre-Columbian treasures from South America, antiquities from the Mediterranean and the Middle East, and even a couple from Laos. Bronze gods, copper hoe money, an Inca axe, a great duck-billed war axe, bronze boat money, a Greek archer's ring, bronze cross bow bolts...and more...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #75273 (stock #GL.503)
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$2,200.00
This large, heavy, 11 ¼” wide prehistoric Indian bowl (GL503) is from the estate of the late Gene Lang of Denver. Glued together with restoration of a 4” long rim piece that was missing, and a minor amount of overpaint, this bowl is typed as a Mesa Verde Black-on-White dating c.1200-1300AD and attributed to the Anasazi cultural horizon. There is an interesting design in the bottom of the bowl that is somewhat similar to a Maltese cross...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1492 item #1235081 (stock #JEP.NAI.A)
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Each of the pictured and individually priced prehistoric Indian artifacts in this group (JEP 18, 35, 36, 39, 71, 76, 85, 86 and 88) were once attached to a large relics frame from the Walt Lewin collection (frame shown last on bottom row of thumbnail photos). Walt was an old Casper, Wyoming friend with whom I hunted historical relics in the early ‘60s and '70s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #885938 (stock #JBB.6)
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$1,775.00
Here’s another fine example of the restoration work done by the late Gene Lang of Denver. Measuring 7 ½” in width and 5 ½” in height, this prehistoric Native American bowl (JBB6) has been glued together from about 20 pieces, painted primarily across restored clay surfaces (about 10-15% of the bowl) where shards were missing, and along the surface of any filled crack. The areas of repair can be easily seen through the mouth of the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #286401 (stock #WJF.0413)
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$1,950.00
This remarkably well-preserved set of ancient hollow high karat gold earrings (WJF413) came out of Afghanistan during the Russian occupation. In dented condition, they have been adapted for modern wear with gold studs. Measuring 1 1/8” across, and 1 ¾” from the bottom to the top of the original ear loop, the earrings are believed to date into the Pre-Islamic period sometime during the late first millennium BC to the middle first millennium AD. The ‘gems’ are garnet-colored glass beads...
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 : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #73195 (stock #GLC.506)
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Doesn’t the squared dumbbell-like design framed in black in the center of this bowl (GLC506) look like a scowling face? Identified as a Tularosa Black-on-White dating c.1100-1250AD, this type is sometimes thrown into the Anasazi Group, sometimes the Mogollon. Glued together with only minimal restoration (just touched up along the cracks), the bowl measures just a little over 10 ¾” in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #73283 (stock #GLC.538A)
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$4,750.00
The serrated edges along the rounded portions at the ends of the central design probably represent bird wings or feathers. Identified as a Mimbres Black-on-White bowl dating c.975-1150AD, and attributed to the Mogollon cultural horizon, the bowl (GLC538A) has been glued together with minor restoration (less than 5%). There is a small amount of reddish oxidation along the upper rim on the inside of part of the bowl that occurred during the original firing...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1246251 (stock #JEP.JWL.F)
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This group of jewelry from the estate of the daughter of Walt Lewin (JEP 613-622 and 668), each individually photographed, includes pins, pendants and charms. An inexpensive assortment ranging from $5 to $75, it includes an attractive silver cross with lavender stones, a head of Athena incised on a round amber-colored pendant, an intaglio white torso on a black stone pendant, and more...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #135346 (stock #103.53HD)
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$1,200.00
This 24” long double-stranded necklace (103.53HD) is assembled from mostly Precolumbian silver beads that had to have been found at a single site! From the Trujillo area of Peru, the interesting necklace is 24” in length and attributed to the Chimu horizon, c.1000-1400AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1093522 (stock #MAB.A10)
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The tenth page of relics from the MAB collection consists of eleven assorted Old World and SE Asian items (MAB 9A-C, 56, 70, 73, 76, 88 and 118 thru 120). Shown are Roman buckles, bronze jewelry chain lengths, nails, a lead weight with a cross, a pin and other. Also included are three old SE Asian bronze 'bar money' pieces. Note that many more MAB items remain to be listed but it will take a few months to get them all on. If wanted, viewers can see any items added since their last visit by simpl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #95168 (stock #AXH.1403R3)
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$275.00
What a sweet little lady! Measuring a mere 1 3/8” in height, this hand-modeled miniature female figurine (AXH1403R3N4) was found at the site of Cuautitlan by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Wearing ear spools, and a headdress with a crescent-shaped object on its top, this rare miniature dates into the unattributed Preclassic Period, c.1200-900BC. In overall very good condition, her little nose is slightly dinged and there are some patches of caliche or mud filling some of the surface depressions. T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #1126892 (stock #MAB.A22)
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The relics in this assortment of twelve from the MAB collection (MAB 193,195-198, 200, 202, 203, 205, 206, 210 and 211.) span some 6000 thousand years of Old and New World history. Included are: a Syrian pitcher dating c.5500BC; a female figurine, some tweezers and bells, and Aztec spade 'money' from Mexico; a Moche owl-faced bell, a textile fragment with cats, a bone flute, and a tupu with birds from Peru; a bell, a shell nose ornament and a tumbaga pendant from Panama; and lastly, copper hoe ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #420345 (stock #102.9HD)
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$250.00
This dark blue ancient glass amulet (102.9HD) is darkly translucent, almost opaque. Found in Lebanon, it dates into the Roman Period, c.100BC-100AD. Just short of 7/8” in length, an embossed image on the front may represent an animal, but it’s impossible to be sure. In overall good condition, the surface of the pitted, bubbly glass has fine iridescence from burial. The amulet comes with a small display card and a certificate guaranteeing authenticity.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1237695 (stock #JEP.BEAD.B)
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This page (Group B) is the second of three pages showing the world-wide collection of old trade beads from the Walt Lewin estate. This group illustrates five glass bead necklaces that appear to be from the Old World (JEP 203, 207, 215, 217 and 220), one New World seed bead necklace (JEP 221), one frame of Indian glass beads from an Oklahoma site (JEP 226), an African amber necklace (JEP 219), a necklace of shell beads believed to be from one of the Southwest Indian tribes (JEP 222). Lewin left l...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre 1492 item #608300 (stock #SCARAB.T)
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This is the last group of twelve (96.235HD, 96.266HD, 96.663HD, 96.876HD, 96.976HD, 96.979HD, JAM12, JAM22, JAM38, JAM40, JAM42 and JAM48) from the large Phillip Mitry collection of ancient Egyptian scarabs and artifacts. Dating from the 12th to the 30th Dynasties, this selection includes scarabs, ring faces easily mounted in contemporary rings, button scarabs, a plaque, along with one scarab and one cowroid that still have their original gold bezels attached. Most of the illustrated items have ...