PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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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 : 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589298 (stock #AXH.CARD V)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1405R1N5, 1410R8N1, 1422R4N1 & R5N2, 1426R2N4 & R3N2, 1488R7N2, 1490R8N1, 2488, 2647D & M, and TF9916A2), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin except a small bag of scrap Chancay silver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #418851 (stock #104.11BD)
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$250.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589289 (stock #AXH.CARD Q)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (97.42HD and AXH Nos. 183R4N7, 1325, 1409R2N3, 1423R2N4, 1498R5N3, 1560, 2125E, 2328B, 2452, 2466 and 2698), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin except one from Peru...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83193 (stock #H4154)
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$29500.00
Weighing over 55 grams and measuring 3 ¼” in height, this wonderfully crafted anthropomorphic 20-22K gold image (H4154) is said to represent a shaman. Attributed to the Veraguas horizon in Panama, c.500-1200AD, it is one of three different available images that can be put in a row to depict the transformation sequence of shaman to his animal form, in this case a caiman, the South American crocodile. With a bale attached to the recessed back, this powerful piece can be worn...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Baskets : Pre 1910 item #496983 (stock #BB.071)
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$900.00
Dating c.1900, this 7 ½” wide southern California Mission basket (BB71) is in overall good condition with some minor weft loss and fairly heavy fading of its still visible but once dark geometric design. Woven on bundled coil, the sturdy basket grades at about a 7...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546718 (stock #BB.JWL.L)
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Native American artists made 3 of the assorted jewelry items in this ‘group of twelve’ (BB196, 231, 237 and 238), all from the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver. Each photo illustrates a different and uniquely priced item. Included in this varied group are: silver hatband, barrette with lapis (China), beautifully inlaid bola slide, and a 'white buffalo' pin...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #462776 (stock #PC.GOLD.A)
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The 12 Precolumbian gold nose ornaments in this group (93.303C-DHD, 93.305BHD, MAX 59, 62, 66, 71, 72, 74, 77, 78 and 79) are all from the Salinar culture of Peru dating c.400-200BC. Made from hammered sheet gold testing at approximately 18K using calibrated needle and acids from a jeweler’s gold testing kit, the ornaments were formed by stone-cutting them out of the relatively thin alloyed precious metal. The ornaments in this interesting group are similar, but none are identical...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #430825 (stock #JHL.POT.A)
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This group of twelve individually priced prehistoric Indian pots (JHL73, 77, 80, 82, 83, 85, 86, 87, 89, 91, 93 and 100) are all from the estate of the late Gene Lang of Denver. Believed to be from the Williams Ranch collection, south of Quemado, New Mexico, Lang purchased the pots to restore them but was not able to complete the job. Most have been simply glued together with little restoration, and are usually missing a few shards...
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #432619 (stock #JHL.POT.D)
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This group of twelve individually priced prehistoric Indian pots (JHL6, 7, 17, 18, 19, 30, 41, 42, 48, 49, 52 and 65) are all from the estate of the late Gene Lang of Denver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #679569 (stock #PBF.209)
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$1150.00
If you’re familiar with the Pre-Columbian Calima gold work of Colombia, you’ll recognize and appreciate another marvelous zoomorphic depiction of their figural artistry in this armadillo pendant (PBF209) dating c.100-1600AD. Even though measuring a diminutive 1” in length, the details noted on this ancient lost wax casting leave no doubt as to what its native creator meant it to represent. Consider either for a wonderful and somewhat whimsical addition to the contemporary lady’s jewelry ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589290 (stock #AXH.CARD R)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 234R6N1, 1411R7N1, 1422R3N2, 1423R4N3, 1434R2N1, 1447R4N2, 1488R4N4, 1490R3N1, 1539, 2111, 2647Q and 2701), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Ranging in age from the Classic Teotihuacan to the Colonial Period Aztec, and dating c.300AD-1600AD, the various types shown in this group are: needle, disoidal, effigy mano, adorno, ear spool, fetish, bird’s head, etc. Materials include bon...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Trade : Pre 1492 item #1113554 (stock #MAB.A15)
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This page of Native American Artifacts (MAB 167-178) introduces the next major grouping of collectibles to be added to our catalog from the extensive MAB collection...and it's long from being over folks! Stone artifacts from Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Texas and New Mexico; a copper money trade item found in Alaska; and an assortment of bone artifacts the historic old camps on St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea. Each photo in this group shows first our inventory numb...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1246257 (stock #JEP.JWL.I)
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This listing (JEP 623, 624, 634, 650, 654, 655, 657, 658, 660, 667 and 672) represents all of remaining items we have on consignment from the estates of Walt Lewin and his daughter. This entire multi-faceted estate group can be seen by entering ‘JEP.’ into the search box in this catalog. This final group is made up of 9 rings, one collector’s watch, and a group of three simulant diamonds. Touch marks of ‘LSP CO’ and ‘14K Italy’ are noted. One simple but attractive sterling silver ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #338464 (stock #BB.010)
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$4125.00
This 13” long Pre-Columbian redware vessel (BB10) depicts a mutt with a dental smile! Standing at the ready with legs spread apart in a stable stance, this baby is ready to take on anything or anyone! Attributed to the Colima horizon of west Mexico, it dates c.200BC-300AD. An x-ray indicates the dog has undergone minor restoration with no major new material added. The upper part of its tail, and a band starting at its nose and running over the back of the dog’s head have a deeper red color t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589299 (stock #AXH.CARD W)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 1359, 1408R1N1& N4, 1420R4N1, 1426R1N4, 1442R1N1, 1490R3N4 & R5N3, 2647C & V and 2647AA), 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: figurine heads, needles, fruit and food, gouge, ear spools, bird’s head, ear ornament, etc. Materials include bone and clay. Each artifact is mounted ...