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 : Pre 1492 item #895805 (stock #LLL.COPAL)
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The twelve Pre-Columbian copal lots illustrated in this group of twelve (LLL 734B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, N, O and P) were accumulated in West Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon. Varying in number from a single large piece in one lot to hundreds of pieces in the biggest, the greatest dimension of all of the illustrated pieces ranges from less than one millimeter to close to 60 millimeters...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #473327 (stock #AXH.PC.B)
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The twelve individually illustrated and priced relics in this group of twelve (AXH Nos. 64.21, 1410R4N3, 1417.52, 1428R5N3, 1488R2N1, 1495R6N3, 2340, 2347, 2432, 2647K, 2692, and 2739) were all found at Aztec sites in the Valley of Mexico in the mid-20th century by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. An amazing facet of Heflin’s work was the consistent manner in which he documented the location and date of find for virtually every one of the approximately 10,000 items in his extraordinary collection...
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. 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 : Pre 1492 item #1237709 (stock #JEP.PC.A)
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The Walt Lewin collection contains a fair number of Pre-Columbian relics. This first of two groups (JEP 506, 507, 508, 509, 510, 512, 513, 514, 515, 517B, 517C and 519) has some miniature pots, a stone flake knife core, a copper bell, some spindle whorls and beads, and a truly unique magical bird stone. Although Walt never dug for Mexican relics, he had a deep interest and purchased or traded for them whenever the opportunity arose...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #331549 (stock #CMK.111)
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$450.00
This gracefully shaped, glued together prehistoric Indian water bottle or jar (CMK111) is from Arkansas has been identified as a Bell Plain style attributed to the Mississippian horizon dating c.1000-1600AD. 9 7/8” tall with no restored areas and missing only a small chip on the rim, this yet attractive and decorative piece is from the estate of Mike Kastner, late owner of the Primitive Folk Art Laboratory in Denver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1245244 (stock #MAB.A28)
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This collection of stone celts and axes (MAB.262, 263 to 266, 268, 295, 309 and MAB.311) starts the final listing of all that remains from the estate of a popular southwestern U.S. dealer whose specialties included Old and New World antiquities, ancient and historic coins, along with a variety of other cultural materials. Though most of the items in this group come with provenance, there are some which do not (style and rock type might hint to the probable area in which they were found)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589302 (stock #AXH.CARD Y)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1403R1N2, R1409R1N1, 1410R5N3 & R8N2, 1417R2N1N, 1422R4N3, 1496R9N2, 1522, 2343, 2647F & U, and 2738), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin, and all Post-Classic Aztec in origin dating from c.1300AD-1500AD. The various types shown in this group are: figural heads, needle, pendant, adorno, whorl, ear spool, duck head, dog head, food, flaking tool, etc...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1237178 (stock #JEP.BEAD.A)
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beads from the Walt Lewin estate. This group illustrates seven glass bead necklaces (JEP 200, 201, 204, 209, 210, 211, 213 and 214), one amber necklace (JEP 218), and one unstrung group of brass beads (JEP 218). The photos show a full view of each necklace along with a close-up of some 2 or 3 inches of the beads. The text below a photo shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a general description of the illustrated beads...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #929973 (stock #ROW.COIN.A)
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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 : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #464189 (stock #PC.GOLD.B)
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This group of individually priced Pre-Columbian gold tube beads (Note: only 2 left now: 94.113V and 94.113W) is attributed to the Veraguas horizon of Panama dating c.500-1200AD. In very good to perfect condition, the lengths of the approximately 16K beads range from 30mm to 48mm. This is a great opportunity to add an inexpensive example of the ancient goldsmith’s art to a Pre-Columbian collection, a collection of ancient beads, or a collection of ancient jewelry...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521967 (stock #BB.199)
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$1500.00
Dating into the latter part of the mid-20th century, this 5 1/8” tall silver kachina bola slide (BB199) is from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Unstamped, but nicely detailed and inset with deep sky-blue turquoise cabs, the slide is in excellent condition and was noted by Branch to be ‘dead pawn’...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Food and Drink : Pre 2000 item #1237174 (stock #JEP.BTLS.B)
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Another 11 bottles from the Walt Lewin collection (JEP 302, 305, 306, 320, 321, 322, 323, 326, 328, 330 and 331) made up of medicines, sodas, a couple of nice whiskies and a great milk glass ‘bitters type (Hartwig Kantorowicz dug at the old Rawlins, Wyoming dump). Text below the bottle photos gives first our inventory number in brackets, any embossed names, bottle height and color of glass, any damage or stain with a grade based on damage, and finally the price. Select or ask any question by r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #76624 (stock #GL.544)
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$850.00
A wide 14” in diameter, and relatively deep 5” make this bowl (GL544) pretty tough to put on a narrow shelf! From the collection of the late Gene Lang of Denver, he typed the bowl as a Gila Redware dating c.1300-1350+ and attributed it to the Salado group. Lang also did the restoration on this large piece, gluing it together and filling in and then painting the cracks. The interior of the bowl is burnished black (commonly called ‘smudged’). Without specific provenance, but originally fro...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Pre 1900 item #427003 (stock #COINS.A)
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Here’s a bit of western history for the arm chair adventurer! 11 old US and one Chinese coin (30.88HJ, 33.88HJ, 34.88HJ, 40.88HJ, 45.88HJ, 59.88HJ, 67.88HJ, 82.88HJ, 83.88HJ, 99.88HJ, 109.88HJ, and 144.88HJ), each found by yours truly at a different ghost town or fort along some of the all-but-vanished historical trails in Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah. Note that the condition of most of the coins cannot be considered as numismatic collector coins. They are being sold as coins from sites with mo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #99484 (stock #102.116HD)
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$6500.00
Made and cut out in 3” circles from 16-18K hammered sheet gold, this beautifully decorated pair (102.116HD) of matched Precolumbian bangles is attributed to the Chimu horizon of Peru, c.1000-1400AD. In excellent condition with some minor wrinkling and bending, the Precolumbian native goldsmith decorated the museum quality set by utilizing the repoussee technique. The center image is a bird framed by sun-like and feathered rays, around which are two encircling rows of designs. On the innermost ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre 1492 item #474377 (stock #SCARAB.C)
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Each of the twelve ancient Egyptian scarabs in this group of twelve (95.40HD, 95.42HD, 96.296HD, 96.336HD, 96.337HD, 96.345HD, 96.377HD, 96.439HD, 96.528HD, 96.607HD, 96.905HD and 96.922HD) is individually photographed and priced. All of those beginning with the numbers ‘96’ are from the well-known Philip Mitry collection, a former dealer who once owned a shop in Cairo. In the early ‘50s he sold his store, then known as the Anglo-American Bookstore and Antiquities Shop, and moved to the US...
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...
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...