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.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1212583 (stock #LFG.PCFET)
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$600.00
The two rare pictured silver fetish pendants (LFG 1027 & LFG 1028), illustrated on these pages and assigned to the late Tiahuanaco Period of Bolivia and Peru, are popularly known as ‘chambi’ or ‘Lawraka’. Probably used as hair ornaments, similar ornaments of bronze were worn historically by the Chipaya Indians of the Altiplano and are now popular among Andean shamans who use them in ritualistic ceremony...
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 : 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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #1126895 (stock #MAB.A23)
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This group of twelve more assorted relics (MAB 194, 199, 204, 207-209, 212-216 and 218-220) from the MAB collection includes: a 6000 year old Mesopotamian handled vessel from the Ubaid Period; a nude female figurine, a small stone bird bead, and a large group of bells and tinklers all from Mexico; a block-printed textile fragment, a tumi with llama head, a lime spoon with bird, and a knitted textile fragment with two crazy characters that could easily be trimmed and specially mounted from Peru; ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #521516 (stock #BB.138)
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$750.00
Beautifully inlaid with turquoise, mother of pearl, jet and malachite, this Native American made silver buckle (BB138) was noted by its late owner, Billy Branch of Denver, to be ‘rare pawn’. Measuring 3” in width, the buckle will accommodate a 1 7/6” wide belt. Believed to date into the mid-20th century and in overall very good conditon, the buckle has some minor scratches from wear, and some hardly noticeable loss of inlay. It is signed on the back in script ‘P. & Q. W...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre 1492 item #429224 (stock #COINS.I)
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The twelve assorted silver and bronze ancient Greek coins in this group (96.114ZHD, 96.114AAHD, 99.4HD, 99.24HD, 100.23AHD, 100.29HD, 100.30AHD, 100.184HHD, ROW15C, ROW19, ROW20C, and ROW20D) date from 430BC to the 2nd Century AD. Included are coins either commemorating or from the following reigns or areas: Achaean League, Alexander III, Antialkidas, Antiochus III, Menander, Philiasia/Phlius, Seleucus, Sicyon, Thebes/Boeotia, and Thespiai/Boeotia...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #725498 (stock #LFG.PCMISC)
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This diverse group of 12 individually priced Pre-Columbian items (LGF254, 255, 414, 426-428, 438, 463, 465, 475, 476 and 478) includes relics from Bolivia, El Salvador, Mexico and Peru. There are whorls, pendants, beads, a bowl, a jadeite celt, and more, priced from $30 to 450, and ranging in age from c.1500BC to 1400AD. A couple of pieces are from the well-known Dr. Allen Heflin collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #888616 (stock #OBSID.C)
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This group of Twelve Pre-Columbian obsidian artifacts (AXH 225B; 244.12 & 19; R234R1N3; R2N6 & 8; R3N5; R5N8; R6N4, 8 & 15; and R8N13), all from the Dr. Allen Heflin estate, were found in the Aztec cities of Chalco and Xico, in the ceremonial center of Teotihuacan, and in the state of Jalisco in West Mexico. Dating from the Pre-Classic to the Post Classic Period, the group includes disks, pendants, Aztec projectile points, dogs, cat, human figure, and more...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1940 item #419792 (stock #MAJP3)
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$900.00
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 : Pre 1492 item #589280 (stock #AXH.CARD M)
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This group of twelve photographs illustrates individually priced Pre-Columbian artifacts (AXH Nos. 183R6N1, 234R8N8, 1086, 1425R3N2, 1435R2N1, 1498R4N5, 1566, 2137, 2139, 2332, 2696 and LLL377R4N5), all but one from the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin. Ranging in age from Pre-Classic Olmec to Post-Classic Aztec, and dating c.1200BC-1500AD, the various types shown in this group include a figurine, shaman’s casting stone, adorno, needle, ear flare, pendant, flaking tool, nose pin, etc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #75269 (stock #GL.593)
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$2,250.00
The late Gene Lang of Denver purchased this large, 10” wide, heavy prehistoric Indian bowl (GL593) from the Anderson collection in Ames, Iowa. Typed as a Mesa Verde Black-on-White dating c.1200-1300AD and attributed to the Anasazi cultural group, the bowl has been glued together with moderate restoration (less than 15%). The paint is in overall good condition but somewhat flecked and ‘crackled’...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #77102 (stock #AXH.1456R1)
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$275.00
This superb Precolumbian ceramic mold (AXH1456R1N2) is one of many from one of the most unique collections to be sold in recent years. From the estate of the late Dr. Allen Heflin, amateur archeologist and one-time president of the Kansas City Chapter of the Missouri Archeological Society, he found this 3 ¼” tall piece in Vera Cruz and attributed it to the Remojadas period, c.300-700AD. The mold is in excellent condition. The contemporary silvery cast made from the mold is aluminized silicone...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1210822 (stock #BB.JWL.D)
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This assorted group of four individually photographed and priced Native American silver Concho belts (BB 124, 125, 129 and 132) date from the mid to the late 20th century. Sporting decorative motifs (including the ‘Man in the Maze’, and ‘Story Teller’ types), they are all from the estate of the late Billy Branch. On leather belts that are in overall good to excellent condition, the prices range from $575 to $2650 and include one with a buckle stamped “Jim Yazz” and another ‘LC’. ...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1246250 (stock #JEP.JWL.E)
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The pictured and individually priced jewelry pieces in this group of twelve (JEP 600-607,609-611 and 644), all from the estate of the daughter of Walt Lewin, are bracelets and stud earrings. Priced from $1 to $225, most are stamped as sterling silver and a few with maker marks (Monet, TAT, Mi Hai and MEX). Each photo shows first our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description, then stamps and touch marks, dimension info, a grade estimate based on condition (1-10), and the price...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Jewelry and Accessories : Contemporary item #1246256 (stock #JEP.JWL.I)
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This group of jewelry has 10 rings and one AVON chain with pendant (JEP 625, 627, 633, 638, 645, 649, 651, 663, 666, 669 and 670). Included are sterling, gold plated and 10K gold items, along with other types. The Avon chain comes with a letter ‘N’ gold-colored pendant. The 10K gold ring shows little wear and has an eye-catching, bright ruby red stone. These are all from the estate of the daughter of the late Walt Lewin. Each individually photographed offering shows first our inventory numbe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #644347 (stock #94.183HD)
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$600.00
From the Sinu horizon of Colombia and dating c.400-1600AD, each of the 30 carved shell pendants or beads in this group (94.183HD) have been reinforced with a custom silver brace to protect it from damage. Ranging in length from 2 ¾” to 3 5/8”, all 30 beads could be arranged on a necklace, or used individually or in small groups in pendant arrays, the patterns of which are limited only by the beader’s imagination. Note silver bale for stringing in the side view of one of the pendants. In v...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1980 item #432149 (stock #AFRICAN.C)
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The West African gold beads and pendants in this group of 12 (100.78JHD, 100.78THD, 100.78AKHD, 100.78BGHD, 100.78BHHD, 100.78BOHD, 100.78CMHD, 101.1AHD, 101.1BHD, 101.1HHD, 102.43CHD and 102.43FHD) 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 rang...
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...