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 if you'd like to see what remains of FIVE really great items for which one of our knowledgable collector-consigners is willing to consider offers, you've GOT to type RLK into one of our search links and take a look!! I don't believe you'll be disappointed....and you might get lucky (two down, and three to go)!

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 : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #544293 (stock #BWO.4)
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$600
This 3” tall ceramic vessel (BWO4) is in the form of a coiled snake and poised in a position to strike! In only fairly good condition with close to 50% of its original black burnished surface eroded and two small holes in its side just below the rim, the exposed and somewhat punky red clay, when handled can produce small specks of loose paint and sandy grit...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #552503 (stock #PC.STONE.D)
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This group of twelve includes Precolumbian stone relics from both the Heflin (prefixed by AXH) and the Langdon (prefixed by LLL) collections. All were collected in the mid-20th century...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1211787 (stock #WBJ.JWL)
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This eye-catching and interesting assortment of gold charms and pendants (WBJ 12 thru 20, 22, 23, 27 and 31thru 33), each individually price, is from the personal collection of Wendy Branch, daughter of the late Billy Branch (whose collection is also shown on this site under the prefix ‘BB’)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1920 item #726306 (stock #LFG.ANTCOL)
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The twelve individually priced antique and colonial items (LFG 425, 439, 444, 450, 451, 454, 455, 459, 461, 466 and 467) in this interesting group are from the collection of an anthropologist and former primitive arts dealer. Included are assorted tupos (shawl pins) and crucifixes, all from Bolivia unless otherwise indicated. Each of the photographs is annotated first with our inventory number in brackets that is followed by a brief description of the item...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #727882 (stock #LFG.NATIVE)
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All from the collection of research anthropologist and former Southwestern primitive arts dealer, Lorenzo Gordon Fritz, this intriguing and magical assortment of native-made items (LFG 430, 431, 435, 440, 457, 473, 477, 480, 481, 491, 492 and 498) date from the Late Inca Period up to the early 20th century...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1940 item #419792 (stock #MAJP3)
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$900
This attractive 14K yellow gold lady’s ring (MAJP3) dates into the 1920s-1930s. The stylish basket mount holds a 13mm x 18mm (@5.5 carats) transparent to translucent, light grass green oval emerald faceted on both top and bottom. The stone, although heavily included and so expressed with lines and imperfections on its surface, shows beautifully. The shank of the ring, though thinned from long and loving wear, does not need replacement, but will eventually if constantly worn...
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 : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #75267 (stock #GLC.507)
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$1,600
An impressive 11 ¾” in height and approximately 12 ½” in diameter, this long-necked olla (GLC507) is from the Gene Lang estate. Glued together with no significant restoration and the cracks untouched, the piece was typed by Lang as a Gila Plain dating c.300-1345AD from the Salado sub-group in Arizona. This is an inexpensive olla that would make a great decorator on a high shelf or nook and a great ‘type’ piece...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546716 (stock #BB.JWL.K)
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The 3 pieces in this ‘group of twelve’ are carvings and scrimshaw done by Eskimo artists (BB224, 226 and 228). From the estate of the late Billy Branch of Denver, each photo illustrates a different and independently priced piece. Included in the scrimshaw group are: a walrus buckle and a Captain Ahab plaque. In the carved group: a polar bear. Inexpensive pieces for the collector of Eskimo art, each photo is annotated with the following information...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre 1492 item #549498 (stock #PC.SEALS)
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Each of the twelve seals and molds in this group of twelve (AXH1447R5N3, 1453R1N2, 1454R2N1, 1454R3N1, LLL758R2N1A-F, R2N2, 2, and 1027R3N8) is individually photographed and priced. The ones prefixed with the letters AXH were found in the Valley of Mexico in he mid-20th century by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. The late Lynn Langdon found those prefixed LLL in West Mexico during the same period. The pieces vary in condition from fragmentary to complete...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1134496 (stock #MAB.A25)
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This interesting assemblage of individually priced relics (MAB 232, 234, 238, 240, 241, 243, 245, 247, 248 and 252) represents some of the latest received from this large and varied consignment. Old World items include bronze spear heads from Luristan (one is huge!), assorted Egyptian ushabtis, Greek black-ware, and a mysterious Indo-Greek god figure...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre 1492 item #645779 (stock #COINS.M)
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This group of twelve ancient Greek and Roman coins (97.151HD; FP1365A, D, H & I; ROW24A, 28, 31,32, 34, 35 & 37) offers a variety of type and price. All are circulated silver and bronze ranging in condition from fair to fine. The coins in this group were minted during the period 370BC-324AD. Prices run from $15 to $350. Included are coins minted during the reigns and times of or marked with the images of Lucilla, Zeus, Poliorketes, Constantine, Tetricus, Claudius Gothicus, Licinius, Euboia, Pelo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #472680 (stock #AXH.NAI.B)
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Each of the twelve individually priced prehistoric Indian artifacts in this group (AXH66.3, 6, 11, 14, 15, 20, 27, 28, 33, 35, 39, and 43), all found by the late Dr. Allen Heflin in Louisiana in the 1940s, was attached to a frame with Elmer’s glue. Included in the group are what appear to be the following point types: Evans, Gahagen, Gary, a gouge, Hidden Valley, Langtry, Langtry-Arenosa, Marcos, and Smith). Heflin marked all of the points on one side in black ink with the provenance, and usua...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1065234 (stock #WSG-1)
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$2,900
This fascinating and mysteriously designed, repoussee-decorated Pre-Columbian gold nose ornament (WSG-1) was found in the Ayabaca region of northern Peru in the mid-20th century. Purchased by its current owner in 1964 at the former Stolper Galleries located in Manhattan, New York City, it has remained in the buyer's collection as a treasured example of the ancient goldsmith's art. Testing at @ 20K gold, it was made on thin, very flexible hammered sheet gold that exhibits supporting evidence of i...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Bottles : Pre 1900 item #424747 (stock #BTL.GNL.A)
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Many of the bottles in this mixed group (88.314HD, 33.86HJ, 171.86HJ, 196.86HJ, 290.86HJ, 364.86HJ, LLL352, WL400) were dug at western forts (McPherson, Custer), ghost towns, and historic trail sites in Wyoming, Montana, and Nebraska, some of them identified, some not. The entire group consists of historical flasks, case gins (from the Charles Gardiner collection), early whiskeys, and one sarsaparilla. The individual photo for each of the bottles is marked first with its inventory number, then ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre 1492 item #598662 (stock #SCARAB.J)
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All of the items in this group of twelve individually priced ancient Egyptian artifacts (96.289HD, 96.304HD, 96.438HD, 96.516HD, 96.695HD, 96.766HD, 96.847HD, 96.882HD, 96.883HD, 96.919HD, JAM31 and JAM52) are from the Philip Mitry collection. Dating from the 11th to the 30th Dynasties, this selection includes scarabs, scaraboids, a ring face, cowroid, and a button scarab. Most of the scarabs have hieroglyphic symbols. Material types are steatite, jasper, faience, and quartz. Conditions range fr...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1237698 (stock #JEP.BEAD.C)
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This (Group C) is the last of three pages showing collection of trade beads from the Lewin estate. This group illustrates seven glass bead necklaces that appear to be from the Old World (JEP 202, 206, 208, 212, 216, 224 and 225), one group of 9 probably Indian made clay beads (JEP 223), and the last with two large African amber beads (JEP 227). Little information came with the beads, so we’ll leave it to the viewer to recognize their attributes. The photos show a full view of each necklace or ...