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Valdivian Biface Stone Plaque

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1066618 (stock# BB-VA101)

Valdivian Biface Stone Plaque
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$4,800.00 

Valdivia 8 (Piquigua Phase) Ecuador. This double sided stone plaque in bas-relief with deeply excised carving and are said by many to stylized zoomorphic features and resemble an owl. We disagree, as they appear to be humanoid showing either appendages or articles of clothing. Sand Stone. Choice. Measures 9" in height.


Valdivia - Chorrera Ceremonial Feline Mortar

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Pre AD 1000   item# 1066799

Valdivia - Chorrera Ceremonial Feline Mortar
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This is an exceptional and choice stone sculpture of the Transition Style. Beautiful spiral perforation on the tail. Marbled Serpentine in multi-toned coloring. Valdivia region, Ecuador. 2000BC/300BC Measuring 5" long by 2 3/4" tall.


Chorrera Incised Headrest

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1066805

Chorrera Incised Headrest
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$ 2,825.00 

An ultra rare find. Burnished ceramic headrest with incised designs. Calderon, Manabi, Ecuador. 1800/300BC. Measures over 6" in length by 4" in height.


Chone Style Jamacoaque Shaman

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1066912 (stock# BB-JM103)

Chone Style Jamacoaque Shaman
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$8,750.00 

Elegant naturalistic Chone style Jamacoaque figurine. This individual sits on his buttocks, knees bent in front. He holds a round poporo (lime pot) in one hand and a spatula in the other. He wears a cloak over his chest and a long headdress on his head. The graceful flaps behind the ears of the figure on this vessel may refer to bird-men. Meticulously applied appliquéd over his apparels. He also wears earrings, nose ring and chin piece. Remnants of pale green pigment are still present on surface ...click for details


Machalilla Effigy vessel

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1066929 (stock# BB-MM211)

Machalilla Effigy vessel
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$10,800.00 

This magnificent specimen is one of the first hollow molded human forms made in the Americas. Rich tan burnished ceramic vessel effigy with corporal decoration. Machalilla region, Ecuador. 2000/1000BC. Stands at 7 1/2" tall. Similar example is shown on pg.52 "Ecuador" The Secret Art of Precolumbian Ecuador


Group of Chorrera Figurines

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1066936

Group of Chorrera Figurines
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$10,850.00 

Elegant group of naturalistic Chorrera figurines. These forms reflect mastery of proportion and expression. Each evoke harmony, realism in form. Punta Arenas region, Ecuador. 1800/300BC. Tallest piece measures over 5". Similar examples are shown on pg.57 "Ecuador" The Secret Art of Precolumbian Ecuador. Group


Valdivian Monolith Stone Block

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1067471

Valdivian Monolith Stone Block
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$16,850.00 

Valdivia 8 (Piquigua Phase) Atahualpa site Ecuador. Ultra Rare near choice stone. Monolith stone block in bas-relief embellished with deep excised carvings on all six sides. These types of Valdivian stones are probably the most purest abstraction of human form. Outstanding. Measures 10" in hight.


Valdivian Stone N223

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1067473

Valdivian Stone N223
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Valdivian Stone Parrot Mortar

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1067477

Valdivian Stone Parrot Mortar
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$ 38,500.00 

Most rare and sort after serpentine stone mortar in form of a parrot. Beautifully orchestrated in form. Excellent craftsmanship of the Valdivia Culture 3800B.C/1600B.C. Measures 9" in Length. Fine condition.


Group of Chorrera Stones

Catalogue: Antiques: Pre 1492   item# 1067479

Group of Chorrera Stones
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Ultra Rare and Choice stones. Isla de la Plata site Q7A1-??? Group Similar examples are shown in very limited published works. "Archaeological Investigations on the Island of La Plata, Ecuador" by George A. Dorsey. "Ecuador" by Betty J. Meggars pg.88.


Valdivian - Chorrera Ceremonial Miniature Stone Mortar

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1067480

Valdivian - Chorrera Ceremonial Miniature Stone Mortar
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$1,840.00 

Delightful miniature mortar in comparison. The majority of available mortars on the market today are rather larger and seldom show wear. This smaller example is completely intact and shows tremendous amounts of character from extensive use. Truly a rare sight. VG condition. Valdivia region, Ecuador. 2000BC/300BC. Measures 3.25" long by 1.85" high. 8.25 cm, 4.7 cm.


Pre-Columbian Spondylus Shell

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Implements: Pre 1492   item# 1067733

Pre-Columbian Spondylus Shell
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Valdivian Spondylus Shell Amulet

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Sculpture: Pre 1492   item# 1067735 (stock# BB-VA103)

Valdivian Spondylus Shell Amulet
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$ 1,650.00 

Gorgeous carved spondylus shell carved in the form of a birds head. Interesting weathering patterns. Punta Blanca region, Ecuador. Valdivian 4400-1450 BC. Measures 4" in length. Ample age deposits.


Chone Style Jamacoaque Warrior

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1067737 (stock# BB-JM102)

Chone Style Jamacoaque Warrior
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Superb example of a naturalistic Elder Jamacoaque warrior. Posed holding a spatula and poporo (lime vessel) as if preparing for battle. Finely applied - head garment, ear rings, nose, chin and cheek plugs, bracelets and chest plate. Excellent post fired coloring. This figure served as a tomb guardian amidst other offerings that would have accompanied the dead in burial. The mythical attributes of costume are symbols in a communication system between humans and deities in life and in death. North ...click for details


Valdivian Ceremonial Stone Hacha

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1067940

Valdivian Ceremonial Stone Hacha
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$ 6,250.00 

An excellent and colossal size ceremonial hacha from Ecuador. Made from beautifully mottled greenish-yellow diorite stone. Highly polished. Choice condition. Measures over 17" in height by 10" wide. Santa Elena, Ecuador. 4400 - 1450 BC.

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