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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1154771 (stock #CLP.33)
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$6,500
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 : 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 : Pre 1492 item #1099675 (stock #CLP.A)
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The photos in this group (CLP 4,5,10,15-18,21-24 and 32) illustrate twelve individually priced relics from the Claudia Proto Pre-Columbian collection of West Mexican art. An interesting assortment of ceramic and stone artifacts that will appeal to all levels of collecting interest. Note that each photo has our grade (1-10, with ten being the best) in brackets at the end of the first line of the item description. A purchase comes with a small display card; a sketch about the history of Ms...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre 1492 item #1237710 (stock #JEP.PC.B)
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This second group of Pre-Columbian relics from the Lewin collection (JEP 500, 501, 502, 503, 504, 505, 511, 516, 517a, 518 and 540) includes miniature pottery, decorated beads and spindle whorls, an ear spool, and two copper bell pendants. Each photo shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief descriptive title, the size and condition, cultural information when available and the price...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #520514 (stock #BB.081)
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$750
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 : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546710 (stock #BB.JWL.H)
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This group of twelve individual photographs includes 10 sets of silver earrings made by Native Americans from the southwest pueblos and two sets made by Mexican silversmiths (BB200, 201, 203-205, 207, 215-218 and 220). All are from the estate of Billy Branch of Denver, and all but one of the sets include at least one of the following colorful materials: coral, lapis lazuli, shell, malachite, turquoise, etc. Each photograph is annotated with the following information...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #1113605 (stock #MAB.A21)
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This last page of the newly added groups of twelve (MAB.O thru MAB.U) from the MAB collection holds fine examples of Sassanid donut seals from ancient Persia, a cuneiform tablet from the eastern Mediterranean, and two Pre-Columbian molds and a roller seal (MAB.153; 160A-G; 181; 184 and 185)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre 1492 item #474377 (stock #SCARAB.C)
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Each of the twelve ancient Egyptian scarabs in this group of twelve (95.40HD, 95.42HD, 96.296HD, 96.336HD, 96.337HD, 96.345HD, 96.377HD, 96.439HD, 96.528HD, 96.607HD, 96.905HD and 96.922HD) is individually photographed and priced. All of those beginning with the numbers ‘96’ are from the well-known Philip Mitry collection, a former dealer who once owned a shop in Cairo. In the early ‘50s he sold his store, then known as the Anglo-American Bookstore and Antiquities Shop, and moved to the US...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre 1492 item #429224 (stock #COINS.I)
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The twelve assorted silver and bronze ancient Greek coins in this group (96.114ZHD, 96.114AAHD, 99.4HD, 99.24HD, 100.23AHD, 100.29HD, 100.30AHD, 100.184HHD, ROW15C, ROW19, ROW20C, and ROW20D) date from 430BC to the 2nd Century AD. Included are coins either commemorating or from the following reigns or areas: Achaean League, Alexander III, Antialkidas, Antiochus III, Menander, Philiasia/Phlius, Seleucus, Sicyon, Thebes/Boeotia, and Thespiai/Boeotia...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #821787 (stock #RDM.D)
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The ceramic vessels in this assorted group (RDM 67, 72, 73, 81-83, 86, 91, 96, 101, 107 and 118) are all from the Barney Mallonee collection. Individually photographed and priced, most of the pieces are from the mysterious Tiwanaku horizon of Bolivia. The few zoomorphic forms having no provenance appear to be from Ecuador and may have been purchased in the U.S. in the mid-20th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #581370 (stock #AXH.CARD H)
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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 : Ancient World : Pre 1492 item #674025 (stock #ANTIQ.A)
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Each of the individually priced Old World antiquities in this group of twelve (97.289HD; 100.57BE, 182C, & 38AHD; 101.8AAHD; 102.8HD; AXH 1916-1918, 2345, & 2459) is either mounted with soluble glue, a string, or stapled in a small mylar bag to its own display card. A brief description of the item is followed by its price, along with its unique number. Represented are: ancient Roman bone Astragali (a form of dice utilitizing the ankle bone of a sheep); ancient Sassanian ring seals; Roman glass a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83370 (stock #TF97.148)
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$5,800
This 2 5/8” tall, simply decorated, spread eagle pendant (TF97.148) is from the Veraguas horizon of Panama dating c.500-1200AD. Identified as a harpy eagle, and usually associated with shamanic transformation, this striking wearable pendant was lost wax cast with gold that tests out at about 14K. In overall very good condition, one of the wings has some incipient cracking caused by light bending of the crystallized gold. There does not appear to be any danger of breakage unless a heavy weight ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #75269 (stock #GL.593)
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$2,250
The late Gene Lang of Denver purchased this large, 10” wide, heavy prehistoric Indian bowl (GL593) from the Anderson collection in Ames, Iowa. Typed as a Mesa Verde Black-on-White dating c.1200-1300AD and attributed to the Anasazi cultural group, the bowl has been glued together with moderate restoration (less than 15%). The paint is in overall good condition but somewhat flecked and ‘crackled’. There is an unusual black design on the outside bottom of the bowl that looks somewhat like a b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #344885 (stock #BB.014)
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$5,625
This massive, 18” tall male figurine (BB14) rests a large ball against his right shoulder while holding it in his cupped right hand. Intently staring ahead in preparation to throw the ball, he is decorated with elaborate ear ornaments, a nose ring, and a band around his neck representing a necklace. Standing naked, his powerful body striped with what probably represents tattooing, and with plaited hair, the figure is attributed to the Nayarit horizon of west Mexico dating c.300BC-300AD. A few ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1092936 (stock #MAB.A2)
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This is the second listing, another group of ancient Roman rings (MAB 11; 13A-C; 79A, B, E, F, I, & M; and 109), from the large MAB collection of predominantly Old World and New World antiquities. Because of the size of the collection, it will probably take a few months to get all of the single items and lots listed, but new pages can be viewed as soon as placement occurs if the viewer will simply type MAB into the search link on any of our pages. Most of the rings in this group are presented ju...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #552503 (stock #PC.STONE.D)
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This group of twelve includes Precolumbian stone relics from both the Heflin (prefixed by AXH) and the Langdon (prefixed by LLL) collections. All were collected in the mid-20th century. Included in the group (AXH1167, 2113, 2116; LLL577, 731R2N1 & R4N2C, 844D & E, 928K, 1027R2N1, 1211B and 1214M), and photographed and priced individually are: shaman’s crystal wand, obsidian knife, atlatl finger grip, greenstone chisel, polished greenstone discoidal pendant, polishing stone, expended flake knif...