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 : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #347152 (stock #LLL.0708)
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The late Lynn Langdon found this seated shaman figural jar (LLL708) in west Mexico in the mid-20th century. Measuring 10” in height, an x-ray of the figure shows that the head area has been repaired and there has been some minor restoration. About 30% of the slip is missing from the surface. The jar is quite heavy, due to packed mud still contained in its body. The horned and bearded figure sits holding an unknown elongated object between his two hands (possibly a flute or whistle)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #891641 (stock #AXH.CARDAA)
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This group of twelve photos (AXH 1517, 1547, 1557, 1564, 1586, 1598, 1601, 1604, 1605, 1607, 1632 and 1635), with ruler for scale, illustrates individually priced ‘adornos’, or adornments, originally molded to be added to pots, incensarios and figures. The types represented in this group are: feathered eye; starfish; trefoil; shell; serpent’s eye; flower; and of course, some unidentifiable styles...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #503903 (stock #LLL.0468)
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Although this melon-shaped, geometrically decorated, bichrome jar (LLL468) has moderate paint loss and some small surface scratches, it displays well and might serve as a type piece from West Mexico dating c.300BC-200AD. From the collection of the late Lynn Langdon who found the jar in the mid-20th century and attributed it to the Colima horizon, the jar has undergone no repair or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1113623 (stock #MAB.187)
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$600.00
Measuring 4 1/4" in height, this striking figural jar from the MAB collection (MAB.187) is dated c.1250AD in the Post-Classic Period and attributed to the Zapotec horizon in Oaxaca, Mexico. In spite of the kneeling figure missing both of its feet and having its head re-attached (graded at a 6-7), it still shows its artistry well. Please ask any question by either referring to the Item Number (5-7 digits long) or the Stock number (MAB.187) in the upper left portion of this page...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #141597 (stock #AXH.1453R1)
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$450.00
3 ¾” tall and marked on its outer surface in black ink with the words ‘Cuautitlan, Mex 6/8/60 Aztec’, this well-preserved Aztec clay mold (AXH1453R1N1) is from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection and dates c.1300-1500AD. The mold produces the image of a standing male figure wearing ear spools and a funky headdress, and holding an indistinguishable object in his hands at his waistline...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #344888 (stock #LLL.0646)
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Intact with only a few minor stress cracks on the bottom (confirmed by x-ray), this bichrome figural jar (LLL646) depicts a seated shaman with slightly malformed back resting his left forearm on a large drum. Found by the late Lynn Langdon in west Mexico in the mid-20th century, the interesting vessel measures 9 ¼” in height and is attributed to the Colima horizon dating c.300BC-300AD...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #476205 (stock #LLL.BEAD.A)
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All of the beads and pendants in this group of twelve (LLL729, 731R1N1, 754A, 840B, 841A, 924, 931A, 963, 1141, 1207A, 1208C, and 1209A) were found in West Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon. Included in the group are beads and spindle whorls of various sizes, shapes, and decor made of stone, ceramic and shell. Condition ranges from fairly good to excellent...
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 : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #822778 (stock #RDM.F)
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The twelve ceramic pieces illustrated in this group of twelve (RDM 6, 10-13, 15-19, 29 and 46) are among the best from the old Barney Mallonee collection. Mostly Bolivian in origin and related to the Tiwanaku horizon, Barney brought these pots into the U.S. shortly before the end of WW I...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #543990 (stock #BWO.3)
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$300.00
Measuring 3 ¼” in height, this attractively decorated black-on-red, negative resist, hollow-pedestal bowl with rattle (BWO3) is in overall good condition with a noticeable and poorly repaired chip on the rim is attributed to the Narino of Colombia dating c.850-1500AD. It comes with a map of Colombia, and our guarantee of authenticity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #398919 (stock #LLL.0125)
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From the collection of the late Lynn Langdon who found this figurine (LLL125) in west Mexico in the mid-20th century, this figure is attributed to the Colima period, c.500BC-200AD. The slightly bow-legged image has been glued together and represents a powerful male wearing necklace, armbands, a head sash, and a kilt-like loin covering. The figure, which will not stand on its own, can be easily displayed in an upright position with a simple wire stand...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #550526 (stock #LLL.0567)
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The late Lynn Langdon found the three Pre-Columbian ceramics in this lot (LLL567-677-687) in West Mexico in the mid-20th century. Intact and in overall very good to excellent condition with a couple of small rim chips to 677 and 687, the incised teardrop censer is 3 ½” tall, the polychrome jar 4 ¾” tall, and the bichrome bowl 4 ¾” wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #411508 (stock #LLL.0643)
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The two yellow ware ollas in this lot (LLL563) were found in west Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon, and attributed to the Pre-Classic Colima horizon dating c.300BC-300AD. Intact without restoration and in overall very good condition with the noted minor nicks, the eared handles on this charming pair represent cat or jaguar heads with snouts buried in the bodies of the respective jars. The largest (LLL643) of the well-matched pair is 4 3/8” tall and has a small chip on it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #544293 (stock #BWO.4)
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$600.00
This 3” tall ceramic vessel (BWO4) is in the form of a coiled snake and poised in a position to strike! In only fairly good condition with close to 50% of its original black burnished surface eroded and two small holes in its side just below the rim, the exposed and somewhat punky red clay, when handled can produce small specks of loose paint and sandy grit. In spite of its condition, this fascinating miniature bowl, attributed to the Tairona of Colombia and dating c.1000-1600AD, may have had ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #799337 (stock #RDM.A)
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This assorted group of individually photographed and priced colorful Pre-Columbian polychrome pitchers (RDM 1-5, 7-9, 31, 37, 74 and 116) is from the old Barney Mallonee collection, assembled and brought out of South America just before the end of WW I. Passed on from generation to generation in the Mallonee family, Rudy (the grandson of old gold-mining Barney) has consigned these to HD Enterprises as part of a diverse group of mostly Pre-Columbian ceramic pottery relating to the mysterious Tiah...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #140898 (stock #LLL.0015)
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$975.00
Measuring 9 ¾” in width and 3 5/8” tall, this intact polychrome tripod grater bowl (LLL15) was found in west Mexico in the middle 20th century. There is little evidence of use in the sharp-edged incised grater area. The burnished surface paint is strong although obvious black negative resist décor has been mostly removed. Decorated around the inside with basic geometric elements, the two opposing circular disks contain central snake-like designs. The stubby, phalliform legs are hollow and ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #95168 (stock #AXH.1403R3)
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$275.00
What a sweet little lady! Measuring a mere 1 3/8” in height, this hand-modeled miniature female figurine (AXH1403R3N4) was found at the site of Cuautitlan by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Wearing ear spools, and a headdress with a crescent-shaped object on its top, this rare miniature dates into the unattributed Preclassic Period, c.1200-900BC. In overall very good condition, her little nose is slightly dinged and there are some patches of caliche or mud filling some of the surface depressions. T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #822033 (stock #RDM.E)
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This varied group of twelve individually priced ceramic bowls and jars (RDM62-66, 69-71, 79, 80, 84 and 85) is from the old Barney Mallonee collection. Primarily Bolivian in origin and related to the Tiwanaku horizon, the main collection was brought into the U.S. before WW I had ended. Included with the group are a few that appear to be Ecuadorian in origin but are mostly noted with the statement ‘provenience unknown’. Prices in the group range from $45 to $175, and condition from 3-7 with 1...