PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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To see current promotions or special pricing, type either the single word 'sale' or the single word 'offer' into the search link appearing on any page. And if you'd like to see what remains of FIVE really great items for which one of our knowledgable collector-consigners is willing to consider offers, you've GOT to type RLK into one of our search links and take a look!! I don't believe you'll be disappointed....and you might get lucky (two down, and three to go)!

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 : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1900 item #286403 (stock #WJF.0447)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$750.00
In overall very good condition with a small cut out area at the top between the two bales where the interior core can be seen (appears to be a resin of some sort), this attractive high karat gold pendant (WJF447) is decorated on both sides with two birds, one each standing aside a central flower. Measuring just shy of 1 ¼” across, and about ¼” thick, this exotic piece of ethnic jewelry is from Afghanistan and dates into the 18th-19th century...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546700 (stock #BB.JWL.G)
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Here’s an assorted group of 4 colorful Native American silver and mixed stone pendants (BB186, 189, 190 and 195), each piece individually photographed and priced, and all from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Each photo is annotated with the following information. First, in brackets, is the unique inventory number of the illustrated item. Next is a brief description...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #529293 (stock #BB.JWL.B)
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Each of the photographs in this group illustrates and prices a different, mid to later 20th century Native American silver buckle (BB136,139,140,143,145,148 and 149). Including pawn and other previously owned examples of southwestern styles assembled by the late Billy Branch of Denver. Each photo is a composite of two views of the same buckle (front and back) and is annotated at the bottom with the following information...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432277 (stock #AFRICAN.E)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 11 (100.78XHD, 100.78AAHD, 100.78ABHD, 100.78ARHD, 100.78ATHD, 100.78AUHD, 100.78AWHD, 100.78CKHD, 100.78CQHD, 100.78CSHD and 100.78CTHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. This group is restricted to the small drums and disks, nicely priced for a bead collector looking for an inexpensive ‘type’ piece...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #503464 (stock #WJF.0431)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$395.00
This 8” long, Mexican made, middle to later 20th century silver link bracelet (WJF431) is stamped ‘Casa Prieto’, ‘925’, and ‘Mexico’ on its simple tongue clasp. The bracelet is composed of five 1 ¼” by 1 3/16” doubly concave rectangles between each of which are three 7/16” hollow balls in which the hinges are ingeniously hidden. The inside circumference of the bracelet, when closed, is about 6 ½” around. A Mexican artisan from Taxco probably made this piece...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432149 (stock #AFRICAN.C)
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The West African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78JHD, 100.78THD, 100.78AKHD, 100.78BGHD, 100.78BHHD, 100.78BOHD, 100.78CMHD, 101.1AHD, 101.1BHD, 101.1HHD, 102.43CHD and 102.43FHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521516 (stock #BB.138)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$750.00
Beautifully inlaid with turquoise, mother of pearl, jet and malachite, this Native American made silver buckle (BB138) was noted by its late owner, Billy Branch of Denver, to be ‘rare pawn’. Measuring 3” in width, the buckle will accommodate a 1 7/6” wide belt. Believed to date into the mid-20th century and in overall very good conditon, the buckle has some minor scratches from wear, and some hardly noticeable loss of inlay. It is signed on the back in script ‘P. & Q. W...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #545609 (stock #BB.JWL.E)
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This group illustrates eleven fine, individually priced Native American necklaces (BB151, 153, 155, 167 and 171), all from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Dating from the middle to the later 20th century, the necklaces comprise a variety of styles from silversmiths of the southwestern pueblos. A few of the necklaces are hallmarked with the names or signs of the individuals that made them. In overall very good to excellent condition and ready to be worn...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1020692 (stock #MLB.GROUP A)
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This twelve-piece assortment (MLB 2, 4-8, 9, 11, 14, 18, 19 and 23) includes nine pieces of Navajo and Zuni Indian jewelry, plus three striking hand-carved wood masks, one from the NW Coast Tlingit and two from members of the Iroquois Five Nations group in the Grand River country of Canada, each individually priced and shown in its own photo group...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #1021205 (stock #MLB.10)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$825.00
This 20” silver squash blossom necklace (MLB.10), dating into the 1950s-1970s, is from the estate of Asa Battles, an artist and collector known throughout the west for his great accuracy in presenting the Indian culture. Purchased originally at the old Kohlbergs store, a well-known and popular curio shop that was located in downtown Denver for years and closed in the mid-90s, it still has their tag attached noting the $429 price at the time of purchase...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1492 item #546185 (stock #BB.JWL.F)
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This group of individually priced Native American necklaces (BB 152, 156, 157, 159, 162, 170, 181 and 184) made by silversmiths and designers from the southwest pueblos, are from the Billy Branch collection. Each photo is annotated with the folowing information. First in brackets, is the unique inventory number of the illustrated item followed by a brief description. Then, and not necessarily in this order, is approximate age, tribal affiliation when known, and stone type...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #541333 (stock #BB.JWL.C)
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The two rings are later-20th century Native American silver and turquoise ring (BB111 and 112). From the large and varied collection of pawn and other examples of southwestern styles assembled by the late Billy Branch of Denver, the rings appear to have been purchased new at the time he acquired them. Workmanship is very good...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546710 (stock #BB.JWL.H)
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This group of twelve individual photographs includes 10 sets of silver earrings made by Native Americans from the southwest pueblos and two sets made by Mexican silversmiths (BB200, 201, 203-205, 207, 215-218 and 220). All are from the estate of Billy Branch of Denver, and all but one of the sets include at least one of the following colorful materials: coral, lapis lazuli, shell, malachite, turquoise, etc. Each photograph is annotated with the following information. First, in brackets, is the u...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546716 (stock #BB.JWL.K)
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The 3 pieces in this ‘group of twelve’ are carvings and scrimshaw done by Eskimo artists (BB224, 226 and 228). From the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver, each photo illustrates a different and independently priced piece. Included in the scrimshaw group are: a walrus buckle and a Captain Ahab plaque. In the carved group: a polar bear. Inexpensive pieces for the collector of Eskimo art, each photo is annotated with the following information. First, in brackets, is the unique inventor...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432123 (stock #AFRICAN.B)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78HHD, 100.78IHD, 100.78RHD, 100.78AHHD, 100.78BEHD, 100.78BJHD, 100.78BQHD, 100.78CRHD, 100.78CUHD, 102.43BHD, 102.43DHD and 102.44DHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces. Due to the age of the beads, gold content can range...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1021224 (stock #MLB.13)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$1,445.00
“Effie Zuni” is the touch mark on the snake bola and “Effie C Zuni” the touch mark on the snake buckle. Noted for the portrayal of a viper on her jewelry creations, the set (MLB.13), all from the estate of the late Asa Battles, Western and Indian artist of note, can be further enhanced if the buyer chooses to include her snake ring, MLB.11 (copy and paste MLB.GROUP A into the search link to locate the ring). If preferred, any one of the items, used and graded at an 8 level, can be purch...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432116 (stock #AFRICAN.A)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78CHD, 100.78FHD, 100.78PHD, 100.78AGHD, 100.78BFHD, 100.78BKHD, 100.78BRHD, 100.78CFHD, 100.78COHD, 101.1FHD, 101.1GHD and 102.44CHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces. Due to the age of the beads, gold content can range f...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1900 item #259520 (stock #WJF.0393)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$1,500.00
Ask a goldsmith today to duplicate this matched set of pear-shaped gold earrings (WJF393), and he’d probably throw you out of his shop! Native made and from Afghanistan, this extraordinary example of Near Eastern gold work is dated c.17th-19th century (but could be significantly older). Measuring 2 ½” from top of loop to bottom of earring, they look like miniature pinecones. Well over 100 small gold cones project from the surface of each. A small three-sided pyramid made of granulated gold ...