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 #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...
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 #581536 (stock #AXH.CARD K)
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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 : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1178894 (stock #LSO)
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The two large stone pieces on this page are both Aztec in origin, c.1250-1520AD. Found by the late Dr. Allen Heflin in the mid-20th century at the Aztec island city site of Xico in the Valley of Mexico, these were sold to a Colorado collector who has purchased a number of items from Heflin’s collection since we acquired it. The pieces are being offered as consigned items from that former collector, now selling off his collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #434540 (stock #LLL.AXES.B)
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The twelve Pre-Columbian stone axes in this group (LLL293, LLL304, LLL777, LLL780, LLL781, LLL787, LLL789, LLL790, LLL803, LLL804 and LLL816) were all found in West Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon. Each axe is individually described on its photo. Dating broadly from the Pre-Classic to the Post-Classic Periods, the ages shown are rough estimates only. Mostly made from basalt, the axes have varying degrees of polish and wear...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #646178 (stock #LLL.SHELL3)
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The late late Lynn Langdon found all but one of the twelve Pre-Columbian shell artifacts in this group (102.50CHD; LLL731R1N1A; LLL731R2N1C; LLL731R2N2E & G; LLL731R3N1C; LLL733AI, 846EF, 864E, 926A, 1206C and H) in West Mexico in the mid-20th century. The single exception is a two-item lot of mother-of-pearl pendants from the Moche of Peru...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #473326 (stock #AXH.PC.A)
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The twelve individually illustrated and priced relics in this group of twelve (AXH Nos. 64.41, 224.32, 1242H, 1405R3N1, 1407R5N3, 1415R4N3, 1427R5N1, 1428R3N2, 1488R4N3, 1630, 2348, and 2647T) were all found at Aztec sites in the Valley of Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Dr. Allen Heflin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589300 (stock #AXH.CARD X)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1400R6N3, 1402R2N3, 1407R8N1, 1408R3N4, 1427R4N3, 1429R2N2, 1490R2N2, 2322, 2395, 2647A & L, and 2733), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin, and all Post-Classic Aztec in origin dating from c.1300BC-1500AD. The various types shown in this group are: figurines, ear spool, awl, needle, pendant, scraper, bead, snake’s head, monkey heads, etc. Materials include bone, stone and clay...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1134496 (stock #MAB.A25)
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This interesting assemblage of individually priced relics (MAB 232, 234, 238, 240, 241, 243, 245, 247, 248 and 252) represents some of the latest received from this large and varied consignment. Old World items include bronze spear heads from Luristan (one is huge!), assorted Egyptian ushabtis, Greek black-ware, and a mysterious Indo-Greek god figure...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #89940 (stock #LLL.0250)
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This must be one of the largest Precolumbian tweezers (LLL250) ever made! Measuring 4 15/16” in length, and in overall very good condition (it still works) with some slight bends and a great patina, it was found in west Mexico in the mid-1900s. From the Langdon collection, the tweezers is probably Tarascan in origin dating c.1000-1500AD. Ordinarily, these are called depilators and were used for removing facial and body hair...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #744347 (stock #PBF.202)
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$2380.00
Assembled from beads and pendants found in the Calima cultural area in the middle Cauca valley of western Colombia and dating c.500BC-1200AD, this wearable necklace (PBF202) incorporates the following elements: 34 one-half inch long hammered and rolled 14K sheet gold tube beads; 46 disk-shaped brick red ceramic separator beads; two one-inch long 14K gold avian pendants produced by ancient goldsmiths using the lost wax casting technique; and a tiny but superb 11mm long, pop-eyed 20-22K seated gol...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1154771 (stock #CLP.33)
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$6500.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #395556 (stock #LLL.0640)
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$600.00
If this one had only been complete, it would almost certainly been a treasured piece in a museum collection! However, buried alabaster artifacts seldom survive the dissolving effects of ground water, even as well as this one did. Found in West Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon, he glued together all that remained from broken pieces that had once formed a translucent and unbelievably beautifully crafted three-legged zoomorphic jar (LLL640). Probably from either the Colima or...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #891643 (stock #AXH.CARDAB)
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Twelve more of those mystical adornos (AXH 1427R5N2, 1529, 1533, 1541, 1571, 1584, 1585, 1587, 1595, 1597, 1609 AND 1615) collected by the late Dr. Allen Heflin in the mid-20th century and every one site specific (Heflin’s faithful dedication to noting where almost every piece in his huge collection was found is indeed extraordinary, and gives each piece so marked special value). With ruler for scale, each individually priced adorno, or adornment, was initially molded to be added to pots, inc...
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. Most are ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #552358 (stock #LLL.SHELL1)
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The twelve Precolumbian shell artifacts in this group of twelve (LLL732R2N1B & D, R2N2B & H, 838L, 845, 846A & G, 864B, 920E, 922 and 1206F) were all found in the Nayarit area of West Mexico by the late Lynn Langdon in the mid-20th century. Included in this interesting and varied group are: ear decorations, a ring, figural pendants, pectorals, a bat’s head bracelet, atlatl finger grips, etc. As you’d expect, condition ranges from fairly good to excellent, and some of the shell has lightly to...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #550532 (stock #PC.STONE.C)
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The late Lynn Langdon’s collection continues with this group of twelve (LLL1205B, E, I, T, U, V, AB, AC, AK, AM, AN and AQ), each individually photographed and priced small stone pendants or beads. Each photo illustrates a different, but sometimes similar artifact that was used as a jewelry item, probably with amuletic intent. Collected durimg the mid-20th century in West Mexico, all of the pieces (mostly anthropomorphic) are attributed to the Pre-Classic Colima horizon dating c.300BC-200AD. E...