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 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 : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521967 (stock #BB.199)
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$1,500.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #477545 (stock #MAD.GRP.C)
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All of the individually and inexpensively priced artifacts and artifact lots in this group of twelve (MAD 6, 56, 90, 135H, 135I, 138, 161, 171, 190, 196, 208 and 209) are from the early Rev. Maurice Dametz collection. A popular teacher at old Colorado College (now Colorado Christian University), his specialties were geology, anthropology, history, archaeology, and the Bible...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Wild West : Pre 1930 item #799955 (stock #GT.A)
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This group of twelve (30.86B & CHJ; 337.86HJ; 137, 139, 141 & 160.88HJ; 2.90HJ; 291.87MA; FP859 & 925; and SHJ38) is composed of finds made at early western railroad towns, mining camps, forts, etc...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1237695 (stock #JEP.BEAD.B)
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This page (Group B) is the second of three pages showing the world-wide collection of old trade beads from the Walt Lewin estate. This group illustrates five glass bead necklaces that appear to be from the Old World (JEP 203, 207, 215, 217 and 220), one New World seed bead necklace (JEP 221), one frame of Indian glass beads from an Oklahoma site (JEP 226), an African amber necklace (JEP 219), a necklace of shell beads believed to be from one of the Southwest Indian tribes (JEP 222)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #502983 (stock #BB.005)
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$3,000.00
This 9 ¾” tall, hollow ceramic figurine (BB5) is attributed to the Nayarit horizon of West Mexico dating c.300BC-200AD and depicts a nude, kneeling young woman wearing only a head band, nose and ear ornaments, and arm bands. In overall good condition, an X-ray of the figure revealed that the head was glued on and a minor amount of restoration had been completed. With only moderate pigment loss, the figure displays nicely...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre 1900 item #704470 (stock #COINS.W)
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This varied assortment (98.5FHD; 100.26, 31C&D, 71D, 90E&O, 186A&DHD; and FP1365R, U&AP) contains bronze, billon, and silver coins ranging in age from the 2nd century BC to c.1840 (ancient times to the Spanish Colonial Period). Included are those from the reigns of such figures as Philip IV, Alexander Jannaeus, Basil I, and Leo VI. Scythian, Kushan, Judaic, and Indo-Scythian periods are all included. Prices ranging from $30 to $550 offer something for the beginning to the advanced collector...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre 1492 item #427851 (stock #COINS.C)
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The twelve Ancient Greek coins in this group (95.148HD, 95.179HD, 96.114AHD, 96.114NHD, 97.52AHD, 97.138HD, 97.179HD, 100.25HD, 100.189AHD, ROW20A, ROW20G, and ROW20E) are all priced individually. Included in the bronze and silver coins in this group are mints of Ptolemy I, Danubian Celtic, Ariobarzanes I, Achaen League, Sicyon, Kassander, Apollodotus I, Sicily, Bruttium, and Mysia…with a couple untyped...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83195 (stock #H4015)
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$7,500.00
Weighing a hefty 58 grams and lost wax cast from 14K gold, this beautifully preserved pectoral pendant (H4015) depicts the image of the harpy eagle, the most powerful of its type in the world, but now a practically extinct bird. This beautiful and wearable pendant, measuring 3 ¾” from wing tip to wing tip, is attributed to the Veraguas horizon of Panama, c.500-1200AD...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Cloisonne : Pre 1980 item #457330 (stock #BB.CLOIS.A)
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This group of twelve individually and lot-priced Chinese cloisonne figurines and vases (BB37, BB39-42, BB45-47, BB50.53, and BB51.52) date from the late 19th to the mid-20th century (the two vase lots are from the later 20th century). All from the local Bill Branch collection, the pieces range in condition from slight repairs to excellent. Each is priced on its own photo. The individual inventory number appears first in brackets followed by a brief description of the item...
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’...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1900 item #286403 (stock #WJF.0447)
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$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 : 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 : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Bottles : Pre 1900 item #295911 (stock #193.86HJ)
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$1,500.00
This 9 7/8" tall PROFESSOR B...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre 1492 item #1117655 (stock #GWB.1-20)
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This style of gold coinage from Sri Lanka (GWB 1-20) began with the Manavamona Dynasty, c.700, lasting with minor variation until that Dynasty ended with the Chola conquest in the early 11th century. Known as Kahavanu gold, Types I, II and III, these and a few other later period styles are illustrated in "Medieval Gold Coins of Sri Lanka, (700-1100AD)", 2002, by O. M. R. Sirisena (ISBN:955-8133-04-3), a most helpful guide to their identification. The earlier Type I and II coins are generally of ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre 1900 item #675457 (stock #COINS.O)
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Most of the relic coins in this group of twelve were found by yours truly using a metal detector. Each piece (100.106HD, 51.88HJ, 63.88HJ, 64.88HJ, 84.88HJ, 91.88HJ, 93.88HJ, 105.88HJ, 111.88HJ, 4.90HJ, 5.90HJ and FP1174) is shown and priced in its own photo. Information concerning the type of coin, location found, date found, and price are all given. Coins of this quality, found on the ground and exposed to the elements for years, are seldom considered to be of numismatic quality, but more as h...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Political : Pre 1900 item #399397 (stock #89.652HD)
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$300.00
From the late 19th to early 20th century autograph collection of Henry Howland of Buffalo, NY, the 8 ¼” x 10 ¾” folded letter (89.652HD) on THE MICHIGAN LAND AND IRON COMPANY stationery reads…”Dear Sir, I am very much obliged to you for your kind attention to my request for information in regard to Ex. Gov. Hunt. Very Truly Yours, Horatio Seymour.” Dated September 30th, 1889 and addressed to “Hon. Henry A. Richmond, Buffalo, N.Y.”, this letter was written by Seymour well after hi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #418604 (stock #WG.103)
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$3,000.00
Measuring 2 5/8” in length, this rectangular bannerstone (WG103) is triangular in cross-section. It was found in Adams County, Illinois (so-marked with black ink on one side) and dates into the Archaic Period, c.7000-4000BP. Made from mottled ferruginous quartzite, it is slightly concave along its outer edges, and has a moderate polish. Beautifully translucent in front of bright light, and in excellent condition, this highly desirable relic comes with a small display card and a certificate gua...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #562973 (stock #AXH.CARD A)
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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, but many were simply the fragments and parts from ritually broken offerings to ancient gods, or pieces ...