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 Standard 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. Note the two superb Clovis points and Dovetail blade in the RLK consignment!! Prices have been reduced to a very low level, but the consigner will still consider offers!! Enter 'RLK.' into one of our search links to see them. If Native American stone is your passion, you won't be disappointed!

And more specials! Check our PBF items - heavily discounted AND if you buy all remaining three in a group, a TREMEMDOUS reduction!! 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 finally, ALL of the MCH listings of Pre-historic Native American pottery are being NOW offered with a GIANT 50% discount!!

For the Mitry collection lovers, all remaining unsold Mitry pieces have been re-assembled into 11 pages with 12 items to a page. To see the last part of this world-renowned collection, type 'EGYPT.' into any of our search links.

The LATEST SALE OFFER! The buyer will get a 75% discount on any item or items in the AXH.LAST groups, and also pay for postage, packaging and insurance charges (the discounted item order must total at least $200 to which those listed shipping charges will be added). If a credit card is used, we'll also add 10% of the grand total for our bank's credit card charge (if paid by check in US$$, or a USPO money order, the bank's credit card charge will not be added). Buyer's choice on how the payment is made. Take a look at all the remaining Heflin items by entering AXH.LAST. with the periods into any of our search links.

And finally, with CHRISTMAS importance to all viewers, should you find anything of interest, we're always happy to consider an offer and will work our hardest with the hope that we can arrange a sale that will satisfy all parties (our Xmas gift to US buyers is to ship and insure all purchases at our expense!!). NEVER hesitate to give it a try...PARTICULARLY during the Christmas Season. Please note that we'll only be able to ship up to the date December 15th in order to get a purchase to the buyer by Xmas!! MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL AND HERE'S TO A GREAT NEW YEAR!!!

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1156017 (stock #MAB.A27)
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All but one of the individually priced items in this group (MAB 254A-D, 255-259, and 261) are from Central or South America. The odd set consists of four prehistoric Native American greenstone celts from DeKalb County, TN. The 'south of the border' items are: a Jalisco mother cradling a baby; a Jalisco seated young girl; a Pre-Classic hollow head from a large clay figurine; a Chiriquí rattle-leg tripod with zoomorphic elements; a large copper tumi from Peru or Ecuador; and a Classic Mayan jadei...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1100922 (stock #RXB.6)
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$6,000.00
Measuring 3 13/16" in length and 1 5/16" at its widest, this Paleo-Indian Clovis Point (RXB.6) dates c.18,000-10,600 B.P. and is the second top quality artifact we are offering from the Rhonda Beck collection. With a paper tag marked "Obion Co., TN" (located in the extreme northwest county of the state), this black beauty exhibits a subtle brownish-red variegation on its tagged side. In excellent condition, and the second Beck collection point we'd grade at the top, the rock type from which the...
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. Each photo shows first our inventory number in brackets followe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1117841 (stock #LFG.B)
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This assortment of Pre-Columbian items from the collection of Lorenzo Fritz, research anthropologist and former Southwestern Primitive Arts dealer (LFG458, LFG1000, LFG1002, LFG1003, LFG1004, LFG1006, LFG1008, LFG1013, LFG1019, LFG1020 and LFG1021), consists of 6 small, hand modeled clay figurines from West Mexico and one from Peru, a fine serpentine bowl with a use-polished pestle from the mystical Tiahuanaco, a Tiahuanacan basket in very good condition, and two Inca period textiles from Peru, ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Historical : Pre 1910 item #399479 (stock #89.579HD)
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$200.00
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 : Pre 1492 item #424029 (stock #AK.138)
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$250.00
Possibly an ornament for a crown, headband, or some other article of clothing, this 5 ¾” long, decorated copper flexible strip (AK138) is attributed to the Chimu horizon of Peru, c.1000-1400AD. Heavily patinated and coated with mineral salts, but in overall fairly good condition, the top of the strip has spiral decorations and a movable concave disk or bead, some ½ of which has corroded away. A bit of weathered textile fragment appears to have been attached to the strip at one time, but is n...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1286066 (stock #PCG.X2)
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This mixed group of individually priced Pre-Columbian gold pieces (94.113AAHD, 94.113VHD, 94.113WHD, 102.58AHD, 102.58BHD, TF97.151, WJF317C, and WJF389) originated in Colombia, Panama, and Peru. All were brought into the U.S. in the mid-20th century. There are three nose ornaments, two of which can also be worn as rings, and a large nose ring that can be worn as a bracelet; several large tube beads easily adapted for modern wear; and a couple of packets with 20 sheet gold beads that cannot be w...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Vintage : Pre 1940 item #1344784 (stock #MAJP.1005)
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$42,500.00
This beautifully reconditioned vintage diamond-in-platinum ring (MAJP.1005) measures 1 cm from edge to edge of the center stone. Cut in the American Brilliant style in the 1930s, it has four additional .25ct, 6mm long tapered diamonds, two on each side at the top of the shank bringing the total carat weight to 5.4. The previous owner said that it was valued by Butterfields in Marin County, CA in the early 1990s at $50,000. After purchased by the President of HD Enterprises, Inc. to wear, it was ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre 1492 item #1274326 (stock #MAB.A36)
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Talk about a time span! In this, the 36th page with a variety of stone pieces from the MAB estate collection (MAB 323, 324, 326 to 328, 334 to 337 and 347), the reader will find arrowheads from Africa, a Homo Erectus hand axe, a Funnel Maker Culture axe, a 9,000 year old chisel from Mesopotamia, a superb stone axe from Nigeria, three stone celts (two are Neolithic) from Syria; and a fine Pre-Columbian stone bead or whorl from Tlatilco, Mexico. Prices in this group range from $35 to $275, and gra...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Contemporary item #469189 (stock #JWL.CAMEO)
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This group of twelve, individually priced cameo pins, brooches, and rings (95.233HD; EJW224, 227 and 229; JI491, 547 and 621; MA10, MAJ1, MAJP15, PH2271 and WJF174) are mostly carved from shell. A special brooch was carved from opal and mounted on black onyx. There are two amber ‘reverse’ cameo pieces, one mounted for wear, the other requiring mounting, that were intaglio carved on the bases by a Polish artist, now deceased, with the wonderfully artistic images of young females, Also in this...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre 1492 item #421917 (stock #INTAGLIO.A)
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The price, stone type, and longest millimeter size for each of these fascinating ancient intaglio ring seals in this group of three (100.57S.HD, 100.57X.HD and 100.57Z.HD] are shown on the individual seal’s own photo. Found in Western Afghanistan during the Russian occupation, each of the seals is in very good condition and can be easily set in a contemporary mount. Attributed to the Sassanian Empire, c.300-600AD, the seals represent truly amazing examples of the ancient gem cutter’s skill. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #581535 (stock #AXH.LAST.41)
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This group of Twelve, which is Group 41 of the last pieces in the Dr. Allen Heflin collection (AXH.1405.R3N5, AXH.1409.R4N4, AXH.1411.R2N3, AXH.1411.R5N4, AXH.1413.R1N1, AXH.1413.R4N1, AXH.1414.R5N1, AXH.1417.R6N1, AXH.1418.R5N1, AXH.1425.R2N1, AXH.1427.R8N4 and AXH.1429.R4N1) contains an assortment of items found or collected by Heflin while he lived in or visited different countries throughout the world. In all of the Heflin groups of Twelve that follow, each item or grouping is individually p...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1345056 (stock #MAJP.1009)
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$3,500.00
This ancient Greco-Roman serpentine intaglio, measuring 7/8” in length and 5/8” in width, is set in an earlier 20th century gold oval ring (MAJP.1009). The image portrayed shows a bare-chested bearded man wearing a cape suspended from his left shoulder and draped around his lower torso and legs. In his right hand, he holds a staff with a snake coiled around it. Purchased from the late Roland Phillips, former docent at the LA County Museum and a recognized expert in ancient art, the ring is i...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #1307861 (stock #ROW GROUP D)
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ROW Group D: Ancient coins from the Clyde Pharr collection (SEE EACH PHOTO) The coins and relics from the early Clyde Pharr collection have been re-organized and condensed with all ‘SOLD’ items removed. This fourth of 7 pages, Group ‘D’, contains an assortment (ROW 1009, 1010, 1012, 1020, 1024, 1038, 1039, 1066, 1071, 1073A and 1075) of ancient Greek, Roman and Byzantine coins. Most of the coins were attributed by Pharr, some are not. All seven of the Groups (A – G) of multiple and ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1113631 (stock #MAB.188)
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$950.00
This colorful polychrome hand-modeled solid clay figurine (MAB.188) depicts a seated mother holding an infant in her lap. Measuring 6 3/8" in height, her right arm has been glued, the infant's elongated cap is missing, and a flat plait of hanging hair on the mother's back appears to be gone (based on the irregular lower edge at the base of her hair). Dating c.200BC-100AD in the Pre-Classic period, it is attributed to the Jalisco group of West Mexico and is graded at a 7-8. Even with the almost u...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #477541 (stock #MAD.GRP.A)
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All of the individually and inexpensively priced artifacts and artifact lots in this group of twelve (MAD1, MAD8, MAD56, MAD61, MAD65Y, MAD112, MAD133, MAD134F, MAD135H and MAD161) 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. Dametz found most of the artifacts in his collection in the mid-20th century, and usually mounted them on ca...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1950 item #1236237 (stock #JEP.NAI.E)
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The items listed on this page (JEP.90 and .91), from the estate of Walt Lewin, probably date to the earlier 20th century. Beautifully made, they come without specific provenance. Decorative in nature and perhaps used in rituals or as medicine man trappings, detailed descriptions of each along with price can be found on the item photo. Note that lengths mentioned refer to the length of the stone blade (the handles will add an additional 4”-5” to the length given. The Inventory number for each...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1129406 (stock #MAB.A24)
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Mostly from Mexico with a couple of ceramics from Peru (MAB 222, 223, 225-231), this varied group contains: a miniature Mayan jadeite celt; two Chancay figural ceramics; a number of stone and ceramic beads, whorls and ear spools. All from the MAB collection, and all brought into the US in the mid-20th century, it offers an interesting assortment not only to the collector, but to the artist looking for unusual bead types. Each item or group comes with a small display card, a map showing the gener...