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 : Traditional Collectibles : Scripophily : Pre 1900 item #673213 (stock #FP1371)
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$150.00
This approximately 12 ½” x 14” Confederate States of America $500 bond (FP1371) is dated March 2nd, 1863. Noted as an 8% Coupon Bond, it has the bust of C. G. Memminger in the upper center, and a cotton plant in the lower center. Four coupons remain attached to the bottom of the bond...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1930 item #809444 (stock #RLK.2)
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$2200.00
This decorative, early 20th century pipe-axe (RLK2) was purchased in March of 1988 at a shop in Ft. Collins, Colorado where a Native American named Night Walker was selling items from his personal collection, as well as those from others of the Northern Plains reservation to which he belonged in order to support needy tribal members...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #89940 (stock #LLL.0250)
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This must be one of the largest Precolumbian tweezers (LLL250) ever made! Measuring 4 15/16” in length, and in overall very good condition (it still works) with some slight bends and a great patina, it was found in west Mexico in the mid-1900s. From the Langdon collection, the tweezers is probably Tarascan in origin dating c.1000-1500AD. Ordinarily, these are called depilators and were used for removing facial and body hair...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #685190 (stock #AXH.0092)
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$2000.00
Here’s another extraordinary Aztec pipe (AXH92) from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Collected at the site of Cuautitlan, Mexico in 1961 (and characteristically marked by Heflin with that information in black ink on the base of its highly burnished redware stem), the bichrome pipe has been glued in two places and shows signs of ancient tip wear from the tightly clenched teeth of the Aztec warrior who smoked it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #73281 (stock #GLC.354)
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$6000.00
An extraordinary 13” wide Mimbres Black-on-White bowl (GLC354) dating c.975-1150AD from the Mogollon cultural horizon, the pattern of which, when examined carefully, represents a four-cornered star within a larger four-cornered star. Glued together with restoration primarily in the white bottom area, this stunning prehistoric Indian bowl is from the estate of the late Gene Lang of Denver. Gene…artist, pot historian, and conservator…also did the restoration on this piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre 1492 item #434185 (stock #WHISTLES.A)
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Illustrated in the photos associated with this page are twelve different whistles and ocarinas (AXH1265, EJW89, LLL513, LLL515, LLL517, LLL518, LLL524, LLL730R2N1, LLL755Q, LLL923, LLL928H and LLL928R) from the Heflin, Leutze and Langdon collections. The late Lynn Langdon found ten of the twelve in West Mexico in the mid-20th century. Dr. Allen Heflin found one in that area. A Mayan figural whistle from the Leutze collection came from an unknown location in Guatemala...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #589286 (stock #AXH.CARD O)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 64.14, 183R3N12 & R5N5, 234R8N5 & N6, 1421R4N3, 1427R6N2, 1486R8N3, 1500R3N1, 2361, 2443 and 2707), all from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Ranging in age from Pre-Classic to Post-Classic Aztec, and dating c.500BC-1500AD, the various types shown in this group are: pendants, needles, bone awl, whorl, ear plug, nose pin, fetish, etc. Materials include bone, clay, copper and stone...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Philately : Postal History : Cancellations : Pre 1900 item #349242 (stock #FP.1136)
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$175.00
This 6” x 3” stamped envelope (FP1136) is addressed to “Mrs. John S. Titcomb, Platte Canon, Jefferson Co., Colorado”. The two-cent US stamp was hand cancelled on August 15, 1880 with the Fort Fetterman, Wyo. Ter. postal mark, only 14 years after the ill-fated Fetterman Massacre occurred farther north on the Bozeman Trail and on the east side foothills of the Big Horn Mountains. Fetterman, with some 80 troops and civilians from Ft...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #429219 (stock #LLL.CU.A)
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This group of twelve includes ten photos illustrating Pre-Columbian copper artifacts found in west Mexico during the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon, along with two photos illustrating rare, wearable Pre-Columbian silver rings from the Chimu horizon of Peru (104.7HD, LLL974B, LLL974G, LL974i, LLL974J, LLL974R, LLL974S, LLL974T, LLL974V, LLL985D, LLL985E, and XXHD). The copper artifacts are all attributed to the Tarascans and are dated c.1000-1500AD...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1900 item #259520 (stock #WJF.0393)
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$1500.00
Ask a goldsmith today to duplicate this matched set of pear-shaped gold earrings (WJF393), and he’d probably throw you out of his shop! Native made and from Afghanistan, this extraordinary example of Near Eastern gold work is dated c.17th-19th century (but could be significantly older). Measuring 2 ½” from top of loop to bottom of earring, they look like miniature pinecones. Well over 100 small gold cones project from the surface of each. A small three-sided pyramid made of granulated gold ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1113623 (stock #MAB.187)
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$600.00
Measuring 4 1/4" in height, this striking figural jar from the MAB collection (MAB.187) is dated c.1250AD in the Post-Classic Period and attributed to the Zapotec horizon in Oaxaca, Mexico. In spite of the kneeling figure missing both of its feet and having its head re-attached (graded at a 6-7), it still shows its artistry well. Please ask any question by either referring to the Item Number (5-7 digits long) or the Stock number (MAB.187) in the upper left portion of this page. A purchase comes ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #420339 (stock #102.10HD)
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$150.00
This translucent light blue glass amulet (102.10HD) was found in Lebanon and dates into the Roman Period, c.100BC-100AD. Measuring ¾” in length, the amulet is embossed in the center of its disk with an image that is impossible to assuredly identify (it appears to be a figure with arms stretched far out from its shoulders). In overall very good condition, the bubbly glass still has a bit of mud clinging to its surface. The amulet comes with a small display card and a certificate guaranteeing a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1100922 (stock #RXB.6)
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$18500.00
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 : Stone : Pre 1492 item #693028 (stock #LLL.STONE4)
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This group of twelve stone relics and lots (LLL731R3N2B; 753M; 845U, W and X; 919; 986C; 1203C; 1209C & D; 1211E and 1214i) is made up of pieces found in the Shaft Tomb area of West Mexico during the mid-20th century by the late Lynn Langdon. Dating c.300BC-1300AD, except for one quartz figurine that is probably a replica, the stone types included are: obsidian, quartz, serpentine, greenstone, argillite, volcaniclastics, and hematite. The objects formed from those stones include pendants, whorls...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre 1492 item #1113572 (stock #MAB.A16)
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This page of twelve more items from the MAB collection (MAB.154-156; 158A&B; 159; 164H, K & L; 166A; 179 and 180) is made up of assorted metallic artifacts from around the world. Offerings include Pre-Columbian treasures from South America, antiquities from the Mediterranean and the Middle East, and even a couple from Laos. Bronze gods, copper hoe money, an Inca axe, a great duck-billed war axe, bronze boat money, a Greek archer's ring, bronze cross bow bolts...and more. Each photo in this group...
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. Walt was from Casper, Wyoming, hunting artifacts mostly in Wyoming and...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #75308 (stock #GLC.489)
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$900.00
Small and rare, this miniature prehistoric Indian bowl (GLC489) is from the collection of the late Gene Lang of Denver. With small mouth opening, large flanged lip, and suspension holes, Lang felt that this may have been used as an ‘ink’ or pigment jar. He typed it as a Tibera Black-on-White dating c.1440-1675AD into the Proto-Historic period. Intact with absolutely no repairs or repaint, this fascinating 1 ¾” tall jar comes with a small display card, an acrylic ring upon which to set it,...
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’. Prices in the group range from $45 to $175, and condition from 3-7 with 1...