PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

Please check out the 'To Purchase an Item' section by going through the SALES POLICY link on the opening page. The DOMESTIC shipping cost by US Postal Mail (our choice of either First Class or Parcel Post) is included in the listed price for every item NOT on sale or otherwise reduced in price. For INTERNATIONAL shipping cost, contact us for rates. If you have any questions, we always welcome your inquiries.

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 we have added two superb Clovis points and a superb Dovetail to the remaining RLK consignment, all great items you must take a look at. You can type 'RLK.' into one of our search links to see them!! If you enjoy Native American stone, you won't be disappointed....and you might get lucky before any more sell!

And more specials! Check our PBF items - heavily discounted!! All remaining 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 soon offered on the Artemis Gallery Xmas auction in the first week of Dec.

And...the Latest! The two most significant pieces in the Langdon Pre-Columbian collection are about ready to disappear!! After being specially offered over the past 9 months, the price-reduction HAS BOTTOMED OUT!!! Use LLL.0470 or LLL.0483 in the search link to see the lowest prices at which these two beauties are now offered. If not sold by the end of this month.....they will be no longer be available and will be returned to the consigner.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1980 item #396836 (stock #WJF.0010)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$1,600.00
6 1/8” long 14K gold Baume & Mercier lady’s watch (WF 10), c.1960s-1970s, Geneva, Switzerland. Elongated, rectangular watch with a band made up of three rows of flexible 14K gold rope. This manually wound watch could be easily converted to quartz movement if buyer chooses but is in working condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Pre 1970 item #395648 (stock #96.1107HD)
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$1,200.00
Richard Wise, noted northeastern goldsmith and author of the recent SECRETS OF THE GEM TRADE, made this fine 14K gold custom ring (96.1107HD) centered with a late 19th to early 20th century bloodstone intaglio depicting either Victory (note the wings) or possibly Neptune (note the trident and what appears to be a couple of fish in his left hand). In new and unworn condition, the intaglio carving has been treated with a gold jeweler’s rouge to enhance the image on the polished dark green stone...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1970 item #419549 (stock #MAJP2)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$1,200.00
Long popular in Denver for its unique styling and craftsmanship, Syman-stamped jewelry is now eagerly sought also by many collectors throughout the country. This 14K yellow gold custom ring (MAJP2), with Syman stamp, features a mysterious, 14mm tall, Asian-like seated image bounded on three sides by dark blue sapphires (note that they show much brighter and translucent in the photo due to back lighting)...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1980 item #419548 (stock #MAJP1)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$600.00
This striking 14K gold woman’s ring (MAJP1) has 30 channel-set, square, emerald cut natural rubies and 18 single cut diamonds. The diamonds have a total carat weight of approximately ¼ carat with good clarity (SI) and color (G-H). Measuring size 7 ¾ on a jeweler’s mandrel, the pre-owned ring dates into the 1960s-1970s and is in excellent wearable condition...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Philately : Postal History : Cancellations : Pre 1900 item #349242 (stock #FP.1136)
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$175.00
This 6” x 3” stamped envelope (FP1136) is addressed to “Mrs. John S. Titcomb, Platte Canon, Jefferson Co., Colorado”. The two-cent US stamp was hand cancelled on August 15, 1880 with the Fort Fetterman, Wyo. Ter. postal mark, only 14 years after the ill-fated Fetterman Massacre occurred farther north on the Bozeman Trail and on the east side foothills of the Big Horn Mountains. Fetterman, with some 80 troops and civilians from Ft...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #419776 (stock #MAJP5)
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$1,295.00
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 : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1274464 (stock #RLK.7-8)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$6,000.00
This great pair of Paleo Clovis Points (RLK.7 and RLK.8), dating c.13,000 – 10,000 BP, was purchased by the current owner from the late Calvin Howard, known world-wide for his accuracy in artifact authentication. Measuring 3 7/16” and 3 13/16” in length, the writer grades both of the points at a 9+ grade with no significant chips or dings...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #644347 (stock #94.183HD)
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$600.00
From the Sinu horizon of Colombia and dating c.400-1600AD, each of the 30 carved shell pendants or beads in this group (94.183HD) have been reinforced with a custom silver brace to protect it from damage. Ranging in length from 2 ¾” to 3 5/8”, all 30 beads could be arranged on a necklace, or used individually or in small groups in pendant arrays, the patterns of which are limited only by the beader’s imagination. Note silver bale for stringing in the side view of one of the pendants...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Eskimo : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #496976 (stock #BB.066)
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$2,000.00
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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Handiwork : Pre 1980 item #771589 (stock #NAI.JWL.1)
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This assorted and attractive group of individually priced Native American jewelry items (BB78; JI213A; WFJ423, 1117, 1128, 1262, 1268, 1286, 1308, 1314 & 1316) includes the following types: bracelet, buckle, ear studs, necklace and ring. Dating from the early 20th century (Old Pawn) to contemporary period, pieces containing coral, amber, mother-of-pearl, turquoise and jet were made by the Navajo, Zuni and one from either the Northwest Coast or Alaska...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #79129 (stock #GLC.483)
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$1,500.00
This 8 ½” tall, geometrically painted, ancient polychrome ceramic jar (GLC483) is from the Gene Lang collection. Intact with a small rim chip and significant loss of paint, the bowl shows nicely from one side, and poorly from the other. Lang identified this as a Banshan type from the Gansu-Yang culture dating c.2655-2330BC. The loss of paint could be corrected with professional restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre 1492 item #420341 (stock #97.287HD)
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$250.00
Circular in form with a scalloped edge, this ¾” wide, incised steatite dot seal pendant (97.287HD) is attributed to the Bactrian Empire of northern Afghanistan dating into the 2nd Millennium BC. In excellent condition, the dot image appears to represent a kneeling figure. The pendant comes with a small display card and a certificate guaranteeing authenticity.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #93250 (stock #102.70GHD)
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$250.00
A little coarse and somewhat pitted, this ancient Egyptian bowl (102.70GHD) was long on display at the now closed Collector’s Memorial Museum in Farmington, New Mexico. Just a bit over 5 ½” in diameter, the bowl is in overall very good condition with only a 1 1/8” chipped area on the inside of the rim to detract from its simple, graceful form...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #608343 (stock #96.1067HD)
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$450.00
This approximately 10mm long steatite scaraboid (96.1067HD), a scarab-like form but without the detail of the beetle on its upper part, is decorated on its base with the image of the Egyptian god Bes...god of amusement, pleasure, music, dance and protector of children...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #286401 (stock #WJF.0413)
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$1,950.00
This remarkably well-preserved set of ancient hollow high karat gold earrings (WJF413) came out of Afghanistan during the Russian occupation. In dented condition, they have been adapted for modern wear with gold studs. Measuring 1 1/8” across, and 1 ¾” from the bottom to the top of the original ear loop, the earrings are believed to date into the Pre-Islamic period sometime during the late first millennium BC to the middle first millennium AD. The ‘gems’ are garnet-colored glass beads. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1093601 (stock #MAB.2)
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$7,500.00
This second ancient lion's head doorknocker (MAB 2) appears to be a companion piece to MAB 1. Both were probably mounted on the same Roman door in Syria around the 1st Century A.D. Undoubtedly designed to signify the power and importance of the home's owner, it is a beautifully molded and complete bronze assemblage but unlike the ring on MAB 1, the ring on MAB 2 no longer moves. Measuring 7 1/4" across, this doorknocker weighs 3 1/2 pounds, a little more than MAB 1. And It too still retains its ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1093600 (stock #MAB.1)
HD ENTERPRISES, INC.
$7,795.00
This fiercely expressive ancient lion's head doorknocker (MAB 1), once mounted on a Roman patrician's entryway in Syria and dated c.1st Century A.D., was obviously designed to signify the power and importance of the home's head occupant! A beautifully molded and complete bronze assemblage with movable ring, it measures 7 1/4" across and weighs 3 pounds. Still retaining its residual surface mineralization from centuries of burial, it could easily serve as the centerpiece of any ancient Roman disp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1113595 (stock #MAB.A18)
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This page of twelve (MAB.164A & D; 165B, E, H, K & N; 166B, D, E & I; and 183) from the MAB collection offers ancient jewelry from the Persian Empire, France, Spain, Jerusalem and England, plus a rare Pre-Columbian tumbaga priest pendant (unfortunately a curio only and not wearable). Each photo in this group shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description, and then a grade estimate (1-10). Next comes the cultural affiliation, approximate period, material, the stated ...