PreColumbian and Indian Artifacts by HDEnterprises

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And more specials! Check our PBF items - heavily discounted!! All remaining 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 finally, All of the MCH listings of Pre-historic Native American pottery are being offered with a 25% discount!!

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre 1492 item #94410 (stock #TF97.019)
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$450.00
Measuring 23” in length, this heavy carved wood staff handle (TF97.19) displays at its top a seated, long-faced, and rather gaunt-looking male with a tumpline around his brow holding a small burden on his back. Attributed to the Paramonga of Peru, c.1100-1400AD, this may have been the burden-carrier’s walking stick and the image on top, a depiction of how he probably felt at the end of a long walk carrying his burden...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Political : Pre 1900 item #399481 (stock #89.590HD)
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$100.00
Written on a folded 8 ¼” x 10 ½” sheet watermarked LA CROIX FIBERS and signed by Rob. C. Winthrop, this personal letter (89.590HD) is rather difficult to read, so its contents are not here attempted. Addressed from 90 Marlborough St., on Friday Eve, 5 April, 1898, the letter is in excellent condition with an embossed ‘W’ at the upper left, there are two light marks from being pasted into an album...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #929977 (stock #ROW.COIN.D)
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The Clyde Pharr consignment is made up of mostly ancient Greek and Roman coins, a lesser number of Byzantine coins, a few groups of antiquities, and a handful of middle age and historic coins. The collection is offered for rapid review on nine pages using our browser efficient and popular ‘Group of Twelve’ format where each of the twelve items on one page is priced individually on its own descriptive photo. Some of the coins are attributed, some are not...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #798090 (stock #BOWERS.1)
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This assortment of heirloom jewelry (KEB 1-5,7,10-12, and 14-17) is from the old family collection of the well-known anthropologist Kendra Bowers, one of only a handful in the US who has been board-certified by the American Society of Appraisers for Personal Property/Native American Art. Kendra’s background as retailer, appraiser, broker, consultant, lecturer, tour director, and more, has been known to many throughout the region for decades...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #702289 (stock #COINS.U)
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The twelve individually priced Byzantine bronze coins in this group (100.73D, i, J and K HD; 100.90B, C, D, F, G, i and P HD; and 100.105BHD) are from the reigns of Basil I, Justin ii, Leo VI, and Romanus I and date during the period c.565AD-920AD. Included are a number of coins of an unidentified type from the Cherson mint in the Crimea of the Ukraine, and a few folles from the Constantinople mint in modern Turkey...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #444656 (stock #PC.POINT.A)
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All found in the Jalisco area of West Mexico and attributed to that horizon, c.300BC-600AD, each of the twelve obsidian atlatl points (103.22X, Y, AK, AM, AN, AP, AW, BB, BC, BY, BJ and BNHD) illustrated in the photos on this page can be purchased by itself. Conditions range from fairly good to good. Each photo shows the illustrated point’s inventory number in brackets, its length in inches, and its price...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #929978 (stock #ROW.COIN.E)
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The Clyde Pharr consignment is made up of mostly ancient Greek and Roman coins, a lesser number of Byzantine coins, a few groups of antiquities, and a handful of middle age and historic coins. The collection is offered for rapid review on nine pages using our browser efficient and popular ‘Group of Twelve’ format where each of the twelve items on one page is priced individually on its own descriptive photo. Some of the coins are attributed, some are not...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre 1492 item #430033 (stock #SCARAB.A)
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This group of twelve individually priced ancient Egyptian scarabs and cowroids (96.312HD, 96.328HD, 96.555HD, 96.557HD, 96.597HD, 96.617HD, 96.640HD, 96.664HD, 96.704HD, 96.705HD, 96.841HD and 96.885HD) is from the well-known Philip Mitry collection. All in this group are dated from the 18th through the 25th Dynasties, c.1550-657BC. The selection is from his huge collection that once numbered over 1200 individual pieces. Mitry was a registered antiquities dealer who owned a shop in Cairo...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #929980 (stock #ROW.COIN.G)
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The Clyde Pharr consignment is made up of mostly ancient Greek and Roman coins, a lesser number of Byzantine coins, a few groups of antiquities, and a handful of middle age and historic coins. The collection is offered for rapid review on nine pages using our browser efficient and popular ‘Group of Twelve’ format where each of the twelve items on one page is priced individually on its own descriptive photo. Some of the coins are attributed, some are not...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #477542 (stock #MAD.GRP.B)
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All of the individually and inexpensively priced artifacts and artifact lots in this group of twelve (MAD 2, 7, 80, 130. 134L, 135C, 135F, 165, 170, 173, 182 and 194) are from the early Rev. Maurice Dametz collection. A popular teacher at old Colorado College (now Colorado Christian University), his specialties were geology, anthropology, history, archaeology, and the Bible...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1100809 (stock #RXB.4)
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$2,500.00
This dynamite blade (RXB.4) is from the Rhonda Beck collection. The banded rock has been identified as Harrison County chert, a stone type used in Adena blade production in the Ohio Valley area in the northeastern quadrant of the U.S. Dating c.4000-2500 B.P., and measuring 6 1/2" in length and 1 15/16" at its maximum width, the gracefully shaped knife is intact with virtually no damage....as close to a 10 as one would hope to find. Cal Howard, who authenticated the blade, said it was one of the ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1980 item #810069 (stock #AFRICAN.F)
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Talk about variety! This group of ten African collectibles (96.71 & 100.37BHD; AXH 1163, 1356, 2989, 2991, 2995, 2996 & 2998; 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 Neolithic period...
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. Each photo shows our inventory number in brackets followed by a brief description, then the provenance a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #419794 (stock #MAJP7)
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$1,295.00
True to the tradition of the peacock, this wonderful 18K yellow gold ring (MAJP7) glistens with color. Set with one natural sapphire pear (@ .20ct), four natural rubies with one acting as the bird’s eye (one pear and three rounds weighing @ .30ctw), three natural emeralds (one pear and two rounds weighing @ .20ctw), and 20 full cut brilliant diamonds (@ .30ctw), the ring is touch-marked with two elongated diamonds touching tip to tip, above which appears a small dot or circle. A fun and durabl...
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. Each arti...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #684029 (stock #AXH.0089)
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$1,800.00
The world-renowned Dr. Allen Heflin collection contained one of the largest assortments of Pre-Columbian ceramic pipes seen on the market in recent years. He found this one (AXH89) at the Aztec site of Cuautitlan, Mexico in July 1960 (so-marked on the bottom of the stem in black ink). An impressive 13” in length, with a 6 ½” tall bowl, the pipe was found in four pieces that were later glued together without any new material or paint being added to the pipe. This rare and spectacular piece, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1093600 (stock #MAB.1)
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$7,795.00
This fiercely expressive ancient lion's head doorknocker (MAB 1), once mounted on a Roman patrician's entryway in Syria and dated c.1st Century A.D., was obviously designed to signify the power and importance of the home's head occupant! A beautifully molded and complete bronze assemblage with movable ring, it measures 7 1/4" across and weighs 3 pounds. Still retaining its residual surface mineralization from centuries of burial, it could easily serve as the centerpiece of any ancient Roman disp...