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 1492 item #139562 (stock #TF99.057)
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$850.00
About 6” in height, this Precolumbian figural stirrup jar (TF99.57) is attributed to the Moche horizon of Peru, c.100-800AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1113595 (stock #MAB.A18)
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This page of twelve (MAB.164A & D; 165B, E, H, K & N; 166B, D, E & I; and 183) from the MAB collection offers ancient jewelry from the Persian Empire, France, Spain, Jerusalem and England, plus a rare Pre-Columbian tumbaga priest pendant (unfortunately a curio only and not wearable). Each photo in this group shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description, and then a grade estimate (1-10)...
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 : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre 1492 item #427851 (stock #COINS.C)
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The twelve Ancient Greek coins in this group (95.148HD, 95.179HD, 96.114AHD, 96.114NHD, 97.52AHD, 97.138HD, 97.179HD, 100.25HD, 100.189AHD, ROW20A, ROW20G, and ROW20E) are all priced individually. Included in the bronze and silver coins in this group are mints of Ptolemy I, Danubian Celtic, Ariobarzanes I, Achaen League, Sicyon, Kassander, Apollodotus I, Sicily, Bruttium, and Mysia…with a couple untyped...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #901686 (stock #AXH.CARDAD)
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This group of twelve, shown with centimeter scale for size and individually priced, illustrates an assortment of Pre-Columbian shell artifacts from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection (AXH 125R2N4; 185R1.2N3, R1N6, R4N6, R4N7, R7N1; 186R1N4; 192O11; 1069.38; 1242i12; 1405R8N4; and 2862). Each item has been attached to a descriptive card either with water-soluble Elmer’s glue, or with rubberized thread...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1100809 (stock #RXB.4)
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$8,500.00
This dynamite blade (RXB.4) is from the Rhonda Beck collection. The banded rock has been identified as Harrison County chert, a stone type used in Adena blade production in the Ohio Valley area in the northeastern quadrant of the U.S. Dating c.4000-2500 B.P., and measuring 6 1/2" in length and 1 15/16" at its maximum width, the gracefully shaped knife is intact with virtually no damage....as close to a 10 as one would hope to find...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #525176 (stock #PC.STONE.B)
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All but two of the stone artifacts shown in the photos for this group of twelve are from the Lynn Langdon estate and were collected during his travels into West Mexico in the mid-20th century (AXH3021; EB.1007; LLL732R1N2A and R4N2E; 1202; 1205AU, AV, AX, AY and BB; 1207G; and 1209E). The other, prefixed by AXH, is from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection and is believed to have been found in the Valley of Mexico in the 1950s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1245244 (stock #MAB.A28)
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This collection of stone celts and axes (MAB.262, 263 to 266, 268, 295, 309 and MAB.311) starts the final listing of all that remains from the estate of a popular southwestern U.S. dealer whose specialties included Old and New World antiquities, ancient and historic coins, along with a variety of other cultural materials. Though most of the items in this group come with provenance, there are some which do not (style and rock type might hint to the probable area in which they were found)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1237709 (stock #JEP.PC.A)
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The Walt Lewin collection contains a fair number of Pre-Columbian relics. This first of two groups (JEP 506, 507, 508, 509, 510, 512, 513, 514, 515, 517B, 517C and 519) has some miniature pots, a stone flake knife core, a copper bell, some spindle whorls and beads, and a truly unique magical bird stone. Although Walt never dug for Mexican relics, he had a deep interest and purchased or traded for them whenever the opportunity arose...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1940 item #419792 (stock #MAJP3)
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #525173 (stock #PC.STONE.A)
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The late Lynn Langdon collected a great variety of small but interesting artifacts during his mid-20th century travels into West Mexico. Each of the photos in this group of twelve Pre-Columbian relics (LLL732R1N1D, N2B and R2N1D; 753Q; 968; 1027R3N5; 1205N; 1205AT, AW and AZ; 1211C; and 1212C) illustrates either a single piece or a group of items. The price shown on each photo is for all of the items in that photo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #424029 (stock #AK.138)
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$250.00
Possibly an ornament for a crown, headband, or some other article of clothing, this 5 ¾” long, decorated copper flexible strip (AK138) is attributed to the Chimu horizon of Peru, c.1000-1400AD. Heavily patinated and coated with mineral salts, but in overall fairly good condition, the top of the strip has spiral decorations and a movable concave disk or bead, some ½ of which has corroded away. A bit of weathered textile fragment appears to have been attached to the strip at one time, but is n...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Currency : Pre 1900 item #673201 (stock #FP.CSA)
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Each of the twelve different Confederate States notes and bills in this group (FP1373A-L) is individually described and priced on the photo in which it uniquely appears. The notes include those issued by the Confederate government as well as the States of Alabama and North Carolina. Denominations range from 10 Cents to $20. All of the notes have been circulated, but some more than others. A front and back photo for each piece is shown. Each photo is annotated with first the item’s inventory nu...
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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Blankets : Pre 1930 item #1013326 (stock #BB.N412)
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$12,000.00
This 57” x 114” Navaho area rug (BB.N412) is perhaps the most beautiful of those left in the Bill Branch estate collection. Dating c.1910-20, the bold-bordered, eye-catching design displays a repeated internal quadrant pattern consisting of eagle feather tips and a single feathered arrow. In overall good condition, it does have some minor staining from use but no significant damage or signs of wear. Grading it at 8-9, it comes with a small display card, our certificate guaranteeing authentic...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1970 item #405472 (stock #93.336HD)
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$25.00
The four, colored photo greeting cards in this lot (93.336HD) were a gift in 1993 from the late Carrol Howe, one-time legislator in the Oregon House of Representatives, and a campaign manager for Richard M. Nixon during his 1967-1968 run for the Presidency. When folded, the unused cards measure 4 ¼” x 6”. When opened, they reveal a family photo of Julie, Tricia, Dick and Pat (with their printed, not original, surname signatures below) on the bottom half of the card, and a blank upper half w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #154595 (stock #103.43HD)
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$4,500.00
Made in Precolumbian days by the lost wax technique, this matched pair of high karat gold earrings (103.43HD) was found in the Gulf of Uruba area of Colombia and is attributed to the Sinu dating c.400-1600AD. In overall very good, wearable condition (with the physical attachment of posts for earring wear, or bales for use as striking pendants), and each measuring about 2 7/8” in width, one of the earrings has a small casting flaw along its outer crescent edge that significantly affects neither...