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 : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #420345 (stock #102.9HD)
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$250
This dark blue ancient glass amulet (102.9HD) is darkly translucent, almost opaque. Found in Lebanon, it dates into the Roman Period, c.100BC-100AD. Just short of 7/8” in length, an embossed image on the front may represent an animal, but it’s impossible to be sure. In overall good condition, the surface of the pitted, bubbly glass has fine iridescence from burial. The amulet comes with a small display card and a certificate guaranteeing authenticity.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #929978 (stock #ROW.COIN.E)
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The Clyde Pharr consignment is made up of mostly ancient Greek and Roman coins, a lesser number of Byzantine coins, a few groups of antiquities, and a handful of middle age and historic coins. The collection is offered for rapid review on nine pages using our browser efficient and popular ‘Group of Twelve’ format where each of the twelve items on one page is priced individually on its own descriptive photo. Some of the coins are attributed, some are not...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #581533 (stock #AXH.CARD I)
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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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1980 item #773818 (stock #COSTUME.2)
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The individually and inexpensively priced silver and costume jewelry items in this group (J42, 445, 450 & 471; JI277, 358 & 512; MRWK17, 71, 321 & 332; and PH1983) include the following types: watch pin and other assorted types, bracelet, earrings, and necklaces. One item is a silver reproduction of a Pre-Columbian copper ring from the Langdon collection and another is an exotic silver bracelet from Bali. There are also two of the popular Zealandia costume creations incorporating fossil material...
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 : Traditional Collectibles : Scripophily : Pre 1900 item #673213 (stock #FP.1371)
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$150
This approximately 12 ½” x 14” Confederate States of America $500 bond (FP1371) is dated March 2nd, 1863. Noted as an 8% Coupon Bond, it has the bust of C. G. Memminger in the upper center, and a cotton plant in the lower center. Four coupons remain attached to the bottom of the bond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #332710 (stock #100.255APH)
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$500
This woven textile is well over 60” in length, and must have been used as a sash. Measuring 7 ½” in width at its colorful center where a 9” wide panel of birds can be seen, the textile (100.255APHD) is in overall fairly good condition, except for the two colored textile ends...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #419776 (stock #MAJP5)
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$1,295
Set in 18K yellow gold, the 26 single cut diamonds (about .75 carats total weight) in this stylized buckle ring (MAJP5) sparkle with life. Measuring 4 ½ on a jeweler’s ring mandrel, the ring is stamped on the inside ‘J 5-1-83 R’, undoubtedly the date that it was presented as a gift to a loved one. Pre-owned and wearable, in overall excellent condition, the shank of the ring has expected evidence of light wear...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #79064 (stock #AXH.1650)
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$225
The late Dr. Allen Heflin’s collection is known around the world and has been described by a museum curator who was familiar with the collection as ‘unique and we’ll probably never see another like it in the States’. This 4 1/2" tall, Precolumbian offering jar (AXH1650), found by Heflin in the state of Colima in west Mexico July 1952, represents the head of the long worshipped god of thunder and lightning, Tlaloc...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Latin American : Pre 1800 item #429217 (stock #COINS.H)
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The twelve Spanish Colonial silver cob coins in this group (97.54AHD, 97.54BHD, 97.55AHD, 98.5DHD, 98.5EHD, 100.63UHD, 100.63VHD, 100.63AEHD, 100.63AMHD, 100.63AQHD, 100.63BiHD, and 100.63BJHD) include six that were drilled on two edges for attachment to a 20th century belt (noted in the photos as having ‘New Holes’), and six that were drilled in Colonial times for either wear as a pendant or for securing them with thread to an article of clothing to prevent the coins from being lost (noted ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Eskimo : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #496976 (stock #BB.066)
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$2,000
This heavy, 9 ½” long black soapstone carving (BB66) depicts a powerful Eskimo hunter atop an ice flow below which lies two wounded seals. Reportedly from the Port Harrison area of Alaska, the highly polished piece is unsigned and in overall very good condition with a small chip on the rear corner of the carving just below the heel of the hunter’s right foot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #744446 (stock #PBF.211)
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$475
This semi-polished, mottled light gray and green stone bird pendant (PBF211) was found in the shaft tomb region of southern Colombia close to the border of Ecuador and is attributed to the Narino Capuli period, c.900-1400AD. Measuring 1 7/8” in length from the tip of its toucan-like beak to the tip of its rounded tail, it could easily be mistaken as jade, but with a measured specific gravity of 2.78, it is too light to be so identified...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589295 (stock #AXH.CARD T)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1407R5N2, 1410R6N2, 1417R4N2, 1418R1N2, 1449R3N3, 1487R5N1, 1490R7N1, 2344, 2401, 2449, 2647O & R), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #418851 (stock #104.11BD)
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$250
This 16 ½” choker necklace (104.11BHD) is made up of ancient Egyptian beads dating from the XXV Dynasty to the Greco-Roman Period, c.713BC-395AD. From the well-known Phillip Mitry collection, the beads include glass, stone, and faience. A fine glass eye bead is included in the group. Mitry was a registered antiquities dealer with a shop in downtown Cairo called the Anglo-American Bookstore and Antiquities Shop. He left Egypt in the 1950s bringing his collection to the US where HD Enterprises ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #727874 (stock #LFG.NAI.A)
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Most of the pieces in this assorted group of artifacts (LFG 236, 483-490, and 1023-1026) were found by Lorenzo Gordon Fritz (1024 and 1026 are from old Kansas/Missouri collections), research anthropologist and former Southwestern Primitive Arts dealer, in the following areas: the Hillsboro and Leon River areas of Texas; Pima County, Arizona; and Dona Ana County, New Mexico. Mostly dating from the Paleo to the Late Archaic, the stone artifacts include atlatl points, knives, preforms, and a few dr...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Historical : Pre 1910 item #399479 (stock #89.579HD)
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$200
Written on a folded 7 ¾” x 9 ½” sheet with an address of 526 Holly Avenue (penciled above is the notation ‘St. Paul Minn’), this letter (89.579HD) was written and signed by ommissary General Michael R. Morgan who as a Brevet Brigadier General sat at the court martial of General George Armstrong Custer at Fort Leavenworth in 1867. Although this letter does not address the trial, Custer was found guilty on all counts and suspended from rank and command for one year, and forfeited his pay...
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. 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 : American Indian : Pre 1492 item #1236231 (stock #JEP.NAI.D)
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This group (JEP.NAI.D) is made up of nine pages (JEP 1, 4, 6, 7. 48. 50. 53. 60 and 62) of only prehistoric Native American stone artifacts from the estate of the late Walt Lewin. An extra frame photo is included that shows how Lewin displayed the artifacts. The front and back of each artifact is shown in its grouping, along with its individual reference number on a small circular label attached to its side. The height in inches of the longest artifact in each group is noted below one of its two...