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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Blankets : Pre 1930 item #1013326 (stock #BB.N412)
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$12,000.00
This 57” x 114” Navaho area rug (BB.N412) is perhaps the most beautiful of those left in the Bill Branch estate collection. Dating c.1910-20, the bold-bordered, eye-catching design displays a repeated internal quadrant pattern consisting of eagle feather tips and a single feathered arrow. In overall good condition, it does have some minor staining from use but no significant damage or signs of wear...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre 1492 item #429223 (stock #COINS.F)
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The twelve ancient Roman silver coins in this group (96.1078HD, 96.1122HD, 97.145HD, 97.151HD, 97.152HD, 97.154HD, 97.158HD, 97.160HD, 97.169HD, 97.170HD, 97.173HD, 97.175HD, 99.2HD, 100.76iHD, and FP1144,) Byzantine Empire and date between the years 457-1028AD. Included in this group are mints of Basil I & Constantine, Basil II, Justin II, Justinian I, Leo, Leo III, Michael III & Basil I, Romanus I, and Zeno...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #768293 (stock #PBF.201)
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$780.00
This 22” necklace (PBF201) is made up of assorted Pre-Columbian ceramic, shell, greenstone and gold beads, all found in the Narino area of Colombia during the mid-20th century and dating into the Capuli Period, c.900-1400AD. Positioned at its center is a 1” tall greenstone pendant that represents an anthropomorphic figure kneeling in a position of prayer or obeisance. The two rolled sheet gold beads shown near the bottom of the necklace measure about 3/8” in length...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #546714 (stock #BB.JWL.J)
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This impressive group illustrates individually photographed and priced Native American silver bracelets (BB77, 85, 96, 98, 99 and 108) from the southwest pueblo areas. From the estate of Billy Branch of Denver, there are several different bracelet styles containing a variety of materials. Each photograph is annotated with the following information. First, in brackets, is the unique inventory number of the illustrated item. Next is a brief description...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #295984 (stock #JI296)
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$32.00
This 3¾" long sterling silver buffalo pin (JI296) was made in the US and is touch marked with the maker's mark on back. A very nice, hollow-backed, fairly weighty cast pin for all you Buffalo fans...and any else one looking for a naturalistic piece of jewelry.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #772429 (stock #BOOKS.1)
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This is the first group of twelve individually priced books (95.231, 95.1108, & 98.9HD; AHL707; GCH19, 162, 182, 185, 340, 363, 376, and 396) from two large private libraries, as well as assorted volumes from our own inventory, that will be listed in the months to come. The collections include one from the late Carrol Howe, noted northwestern author and amateur archeologist whose remaining artifact collection we continue to handle, and the other from the late Dr...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1980 item #1237806 (stock #JEP.NAI.G)
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This page (JEP.NAI.G) describes ten individual or groups (JEP 521, 523, 525, 526, 527, 530, 532, 533, 537 and 538) of additional artifacts from the estate of the late Walt Lewin that were not mounted in the frame shown in Lewin’s first four artifact pages. Included are pipes (one group of two from unidentified ghost town), a grooved stone from the Northwest, a Hohokam plate, a group of tools from the Schuyler site in Nebraska, beads, and other assorted Indian tools...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #700179 (stock #COINS.T)
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The individually priced ancient Roman coin types in this group (95.151 & 190HD; 96.114C & 1127HD; 97.134, 143, 147, 157 & 158HD; 99.102A & BHD; and FP1206S) include: antoninianus, denarius, follis, and tetradrachm. Representing the period from 193 to 324AD, the individuals commemorated include: Diocletian, Elagabulus, Faustina Jr, Gallienus, Licinius, Maximinus (?), Septimus Severus, Trajan Decius, and Vicorinus. Prices for the coins range from $10 to $175...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1980 item #1237802 (stock #JEP.NAI.F)
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This group of Indian artifacts from the Lewin collection (JEP 520, 522, 524, 528, 529, 531, 534, 535, 536, 539 and 541) includes a stone pipe, hide flesher, shaft straighteners, historic period handled jar, mortar and pestle, arrowheads, a pipe bowl ‘geofact’ and more. The size in inches of the largest artifact in each group is noted on its photo to allow the viewer to make an estimate of size of any others in that photo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #526132 (stock #PJH.1-6)
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$225.00
This group of six stone artifacts (PJH1-6) is being sold as a lot. From the international collection of Dr. Peter Hilton, the selection represents a variety of stone and type. From the early days of Peter’s collecting, he did not at that time keep detailed records concerning provenance or type of each of the pieces. The descriptions (without specific provenance in most cases) are thus my best guesses based upon rock type and morphology...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1930 item #769333 (stock #KJH.87)
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$1,200.00
This spectacular hand-carved 17” long ‘ceremonial club’ (KJH87) was purchased by Ken Hladek in March 2003 (as he recalls, it was an estate sale and the item number was 0962..."INDIAN TRADE WAR CLUB - LUKA) at a Lolli Brothers auction in Macon, Missouri. The only information that came with this lethal-looking weapon was a note that it was from the William R. Gauld collection of Elmo, Montana, a town located well within the boundaries of the Flathead Indian reservation...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1211934 (stock #WBJ.16)
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$1,975.00
This beautiful charm bracelet (WBJ.16), weighing close to 22 grams and measuring 7 ¼ inches long, is stamped 14k (no hallmarks) on its sturdy slide catch that can be locked safely in place with a single post latch. The basic bracelet is made up of heavier doubled ring and rope links, and then interlaced with a mesh-like band of very small gold links that have the appearance of roped strands...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre 1492 item #603958 (stock #SCARAB.R)
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All of the items in this group of twelve individually priced ancient Egyptian artifacts (96.598HD, 96.601-603HD, 96.679HD, 96.692HD, 96.744HD, 96.844HD, 96.886HD, 96.887HD, 96.935HD, and 96.980HD) are from the Philip Mitry collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1065234 (stock #WSG-1)
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$2,900.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1023128 (stock #JDR.2)
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$450.00
This 7 ¼” finely marked black-on-orange Pre-Columbian vessel (JDR.2) is attributed to the Lambayeque horizon of the north coast of Peru. Dating c.800-1300AD, the handled jar is 4 ¼” in diameter and has a 3” tall spout, below which clinging to the side of the jar is a crouched monkey. In overall good condition (I’d rank it a 7), it has been partially restored and the monkey replaced and rebuilt where damaged. A few paint chips still adhere to the surface of the jar, and it has one tiny ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1980 item #810069 (stock #AFRICAN.F)
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Talk about variety! This group of eleven African collectibles (96.71 & 100.37BHD; AXH 1163, 1356, 2989, 2991, 2995, 2996 & 2998; BB 59; and WJF 480), each individually priced, contains items from West Africa, Tanganyika, Sudan, South Africa, Liberia, Kenya, Ghana and Niger. Included are: a superb shaman’s shirt from the secretive pan-tribal Poro Society of West Africa; a Neolithic quartz labret; drum; basket; quivers and arrows; hand forged sword blade; and a stone celt. Dating from the Neolit...
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. This group represents the last of the large collection of predominantly Native American made jewelry items that Billy assembled...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #525173 (stock #PC.STONE.A)
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The late Lynn Langdon collected a great variety of small but interesting artifacts during his mid-20th century travels into West Mexico. Each of the photos in this group of twelve Pre-Columbian relics (LLL732R1N1D, N2B and R2N1D; 753Q; 968; 1027R3N5; 1205N; 1205AT, AW and AZ; 1211C; and 1212C) illustrates either a single piece or a group of items. The price shown on each photo is for all of the items in that photo. Included are figural pendants, beads, a perforator handle, a great selection of e...