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 : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432263 (stock #AFRICAN.D)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78GHD, 100.78AEHD, 100.78AMHD, 100.78BIHD, 100.78BNHD, 100.78BYHD, 100.78CLHD, 100.78CHHD, 101.1DHD, 101.1EHD, 101.1LHD and 102.43EHD) are a mix of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #920800 (stock #CAH100)
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$600.00
This 2 5/8” long, edge-translucent tan chalcedony Paleo-Indian dart point (CAH100), typed as a Hell Gap dating c.10,300-9,500BP, was found near Driftwood Creek, a tributary of the Republican River in Hitchcock County, Nebraska. From the collection of Cal Howard, highly respected and nationally recognized authenticator, the point is in overall very good condition with a few small usage nicks along its forward edges and a small ding on one basal corner...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #891641 (stock #AXH.CARDAA)
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This group of twelve photos (AXH 1517, 1547, 1557, 1564, 1586, 1598, 1601, 1604, 1605, 1607, 1632 and 1635), with ruler for scale, illustrates individually priced ‘adornos’, or adornments, originally molded to be added to pots, incensarios and figures. The types represented in this group are: feathered eye; starfish; trefoil; shell; serpent’s eye; flower; and of course, some unidentifiable styles...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #888593 (stock #OBSID.A)
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From the Dr. Allen Heflin collection, this group of twelve Pre-Columbian obsidian amulets, ornaments, protective fetishes and miscellaneous artifacts (AXH 221.20 and 27; 224.18; 183R6N12; 234R2N9, R3N2 & 9; R5N4; RR6N5 & 12; R8N4 & 10) include the following types: lip plug, pendant, discoidal, star, dog, bird (?), bat, and crescent...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #770169 (stock #KJH.NAI.B)
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This group of individually priced Indian artifacts (KJH2, 3, 14, 35, 36, 39, 73, 79, 82 and 84) are all but one from the Great Basin area in the western U.S. The single Illinois point, a Raddatz, is from Ken’s personal collection, while the various obsidian points are from an old collection put together by one D. A. Hunter. Hunter found the points in the Lakes area of Oregon, with the series starting with KJH 2 and ending with KJH 39 all being from Crump Lake...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #141431 (stock #AXH.1451R2)
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$750.00
The late Dr. Allen Heflin assembled a large and exceptional collection of Precolumbian molds while working in Mexico from 1946-1962. He attributed this one (AXH1451R2N3) to the Aztecs from the Valley of Mexico (so-noted in black ink on the outside surface of the mold). Made from fired clay, the mold was used to make a number of solid clay female figural casts that perhaps served as either religious or fertility icons...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #544293 (stock #BWO.4)
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$600.00
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1092936 (stock #MAB.A2)
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This is the second listing, another group of ancient Roman rings (MAB 11; 13A-C; 79A, B, E, F, I, & M; and 109), from the large MAB collection of predominantly Old World and New World antiquities. Because of the size of the collection, it will probably take a few months to get all of the single items and lots listed, but new pages can be viewed as soon as placement occurs if the viewer will simply type MAB into the search link on any of our pages...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #525176 (stock #PC.STONE.B)
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All but two of the stone artifacts shown in the photos for this group of twelve are from the Lynn Langdon estate and were collected during his travels into West Mexico in the mid-20th century (AXH3021; EB.1007; LLL732R1N2A and R4N2E; 1202; 1205AU, AV, AX, AY and BB; 1207G; and 1209E). The other, prefixed by AXH, is from the Dr. Allen Heflin collection and is believed to have been found in the Valley of Mexico in the 1950s...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #802307 (stock #BB.LAST)
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The two assorted collectibles in this small grouping (BB44 and 60) are from the varied estate of the late Billy Branch. Included are a hand-carved figural pipe stand and a whimsical cloisonné duck. Each photo lists the inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description and price (offers are being invited by the family so if you spot something you’d like, get yours in early)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre 1492 item #596079 (stock #SCARAB.F)
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All of the items in this group of twelve individually priced ancient Egyptian artifacts (96.642HD, 96.651HD, 96.653HD, 96.657HD, 96.682HD, 96.782HD, 96.840HD, 96.842HD, 96.899HD, 96.939HD, 96.961HD and JAM58) are from the Philip Mitry collection. Dating from the 12th to the 30th Dynasties, this selection includes scarabs, scaraboids, ring faces, and figures. Some of the pieces have hieroglyphic symbols and some do not...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1980 item #467699 (stock #NECKLACE.A)
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The twelve diverse strands of beads illustrated in this group (100.101HD, 100.217HD, 100.88HD, 102.29HD, 102.85FHD, 96.996HD, LLL170, MAJP, MAJP99.1, WJF356, WJF451 and WL439) include an interesting assortment of ancient Scytho-Sarmatian, ancient Persian, Pre-Columbian, African trade, Indian trade, and ethnographic beads. The strands range in age from the 2nd Millennium BC to the 20th century. Most of the necklaces are wearable, but two and possibly three of them are not...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #73282 (stock #GLC.537A)
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$4,800.00
This 10 ¾” wide Mimbres Black-on-White bowl (GLC537A) is from the estate of the late Gene Lang of Denver. With a fully painted interior, the bold quadrant design is centered with a small, checkered rectangle bounded by a four-sided, star-like design from which the pronounced stair step elements emerge. Originally from the Robert Anderson collection, Mason City, Iowa, this great bowl has been glued together, the cracks filled and painted, and had a minimal amount of restoration done for a few ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432123 (stock #AFRICAN.B)
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The African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78HHD, 100.78IHD, 100.78RHD, 100.78AHHD, 100.78BEHD, 100.78BJHD, 100.78BQHD, 100.78CRHD, 100.78CUHD, 102.43BHD, 102.43DHD and 102.44DHD) represent a mixture of Akan and Baule tribal styles dating from the 19th century into the 20th century. Among the various types are tube, disk, and rectangular, all very wearable and can be used either individually or as spacers in complex necklaces. Due to the age of the beads, gold content can range...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1970 item #405472 (stock #93.336HD)
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$25.00
The four, colored photo greeting cards in this lot (93.336HD) were a gift in 1993 from the late Carrol Howe, one-time legislator in the Oregon House of Representatives, and a campaign manager for Richard M. Nixon during his 1967-1968 run for the Presidency. When folded, the unused cards measure 4 ¼” x 6”. When opened, they reveal a family photo of Julie, Tricia, Dick and Pat (with their printed, not original, surname signatures below) on the bottom half of the card, and a blank upper half w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #95168 (stock #AXH.1403R3)
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$275.00
What a sweet little lady! Measuring a mere 1 3/8” in height, this hand-modeled miniature female figurine (AXH1403R3N4) was found at the site of Cuautitlan by the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Wearing ear spools, and a headdress with a crescent-shaped object on its top, this rare miniature dates into the unattributed Preclassic Period, c.1200-900BC. In overall very good condition, her little nose is slightly dinged and there are some patches of caliche or mud filling some of the surface depressions. T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #83191 (stock #H4985)
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$15,000.00
Immense might be a good word to describe this large Precolumbian bold eagle pendant (H4985). Attributed to the Veraguas horizon of Panama, c.500-1200AD, the bird represents the powerful harpy eagle, once a prevalent and revered bird in Central and South America. Weighing 154 grams (6 ounces!) and measuring 6 3/8” from wing tip to wing tip, the bird tests out at about 14K gold using a jeweler’s streak plate and calibrated acids. Surface enriched above 14K in ancient days through the depletion...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #695464 (stock #COINS.P)
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This group of twelve (99.123, 125 & 126HD; 99.132B,C,D,J & KHD; 100.50HD; 101.6 and 7HD) contains gold coins from the ancient Roman Empire, the Kushan Kidarite Confederacy, and the Byzantine Empire. Represented are the rulers Honorius, Theodosius II, Leo, Zeno, Kipunadha and Kidara. The Kushan Kidarite coins were all sent to the American Numismatic Association for authentication. Four came back with certs, and though the fifth one did not, the ANA stated that it was probably genuine, but due to...