PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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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 : Stone : Pre 1492 item #689032 (stock #AXH.0065)
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$975.00
This 15” x 17” shadowbox frame (AXH65) contains 66 authentic Pre-Columbian atlatl points and arrowheads all found by the late Dr. Allen Heflin in the Lake Sayula area of Jalisco, west Mexico. As is typical of points actually found in the field, a number of them have minor dings and chips, but on the whole are in good condition. The pieces in this interesting and representative frame were made mostly from obisidian (different types and colors) with at least one made from basalt...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1099901 (stock #CLP.B)
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The photos in this second group of twelve (CLP 6-9,11-13,19,20,25 and 31) from the Claudia Proto collection of West Mexican art also illustrates individually priced relics of West Mexican Pre-Columbian art. This one also has ceramic and stone artifacts that should appeal to all levels of collecting interest...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581538 (stock #AXH.CARD B)
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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 : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83145 (stock #100.152HD)
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$2,500.00
This 24” necklace (100.152HD) is made up of hammered, high karat sheet gold hollow beads and an assortment of barrel and disk shaped greenstone beads. All are attributed to the Veraguas horizon of Panama dating c.500-1200AD. It is not known whether these were all found together, but the similarity of type and size would so indicate...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #891681 (stock #AXH.CARDAC)
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This fun group of twelve artifacts, each shown with a centimeter scale for size and individually priced, consists of ceramic parts that were used for the assembly of Pre-Columbian puppets! All from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection, each torso, arm, leg, or body (AXH 1429R3N2, 2125i, 2325F-J-K-0, 2326D-G-K, 2327C-D and 2354) has been attached to a card with water soluble Elmer’s glue, and each card annotated with a brief description and the price. The ruler is divided into centimeters...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #154457 (stock #103.42HD)
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$7,500.00
Unmistakably of the Sinu style, this matched pair of heavy gold earrings (103.42HD) is from the Gulf of Uruba area of Colombia and dates c.400-1600AD. Just over 2 ¾” in width and made in Precolumbian times using the cire perdue technique (lost wax casting), the earrings are in overall very good condition (one of them has been slightly bent at a corner and a few of the gold rings are cracked, but without any significant weakening of the piece)...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83370 (stock #TF97.148)
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$5,800.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1154771 (stock #CLP.33)
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$6,500.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1103989 (stock #FP.1374-6)
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Each of these newly three Precolumbian items (FP 1374-1376) from the Fenton Parke collection has great credentials: the two Aztec stamp seals originally from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection; and the unique Lambayeque-Chimu black-ware libation jar from the Lorenzo Fritz collection. All pertinent information concerning each item (including the item price) is listed on its own photo, each showing at least two views...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581549 (stock #AXH.CARD F)
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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 : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589283 (stock #AXH.CARD N)
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This photo group illustrates twelve individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 64.16, 183R7N1, 1090, 1404R4N3, 1409R3N1, 1419R2N1, 1487R7N1, 1489R1N2, 1501R1N2, 2138, 2444 and 2699), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581368 (stock #AXH.CARD D)
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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. Not all of them were large, or impressive, or complete, or of museum quality, and many were simply the fragments and parts from ritually broken offerings to ancient gods, or pieces ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1212583 (stock #LFG.PCFET)
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$600.00
The two rare pictured silver fetish pendants (LFG 1027 & LFG 1028), illustrated on these pages and assigned to the late Tiahuanaco Period of Bolivia and Peru, are popularly known as ‘chambi’ or ‘Lawraka’. Probably used as hair ornaments, similar ornaments of bronze were worn historically by the Chipaya Indians of the Altiplano and are now popular among Andean shamans who use them in ritualistic ceremony. From the mid-20th century personal collection of Lorenzo Fritz, each is individually...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581534 (stock #AXH.CARD E)
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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. Not all of them were large, or impressive, or complete, or of museum quality, and many were simply the fragments and parts from ritually broken offerings to ancient gods, or pieces ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1113631 (stock #MAB.188)
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$950.00
This colorful polychrome hand-modeled solid clay figurine (MAB.188) depicts a seated mother holding an infant in her lap. Measuring 6 3/8" in height, her right arm has been glued, the infant's elongated cap is missing, and a flat plait of hanging hair on the mother's back appears to be gone (based on the irregular lower edge at the base of her hair). Dating c.200BC-100AD in the Pre-Classic period, it is attributed to the Jalisco group of West Mexico and is graded at a 7-8. Even with the almost u...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589290 (stock #AXH.CARD R)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 234R6N1, 1411R7N1, 1422R3N2, 1423R4N3, 1434R2N1, 1447R4N2, 1488R4N4, 1490R3N1, 1539, 2111, 2647Q and 2701), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Ranging in age from the Classic Teotihuacan to the Colonial Period Aztec, and dating c.300AD-1600AD, the various types shown in this group are: needle, disoidal, effigy mano, adorno, ear spool, fetish, bird’s head, etc. Materials include bon...