Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1340565 (stock #TR147)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A exceptional Tairona gold nose ornament from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. This superb tumbaga example is 1” wide, weighs 6 grams and shows good mineral deposits. In exceptional condition. Rare type.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1339749 (stock #CL54)
Arte Xibalba
$125.00
A pair of gold nose ornaments from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. They are 7/8” and 1/2” in diameter and weigh 1.63 grams. The smaller one most likely came from a figurine. Nice examples.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1339587 (stock #TR145)
Arte Xibalba
$400.00
A rare Tairona avian finial from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. This fine tumbaga example is 2-1/4” long and depicts a trio of spoonbills, a rarely seen motif. Overall in good condition, with areas of gold still visible around the oxidized and encrusted surface.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1338805 (stock #CH1164)
Arte Xibalba
$400.00
A wonderful Chimu nose ornament from Peru, ca. 1100 – 1450 AD. It is 2-1/2” in diameter, is made from silver and features a pair of nicely detailed monkeys climbing inside scroll designs. Perhaps meant to represent a tree, with the monkeys going after the fruit at the top. Intact, with strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1331302 (stock #CH1028)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
Two pairs of Chimu copper sandals from Peru, ca. 1100 – 1450 AD. These votive funerary offerings are 1-1/2” long and made from copper with dual straps. Nicely detailed, strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330688 (stock #MO2072)
Arte Xibalba
$300.00
A choice Moche gold nose ornament from Peru, ca. 200 – 700 AD. It is 1-5/8” wide and is made from hammered sheet gold. Great example of the type.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1310793 (stock #RC28)
Arte Xibalba
$425.00
A rare matched pair of Recuay gilded tupos from Peru, ca. 1 – 650 AD. These beautiful mantle pins are 5-3/4” long and depict a pair of serpents. The eyes are inlaid with red Spondylus shell on both sides and much of the gold layer remains intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1249431 (stock #HU162)
Arte Xibalba
$350.00
A rare Huari tumbaga (gold alloy) pendant from Peru, ca. 650 – 800 AD. It is 3” wide and is decorated with repoussé designs depicting conjoined serpents over a deity head. Four danglers are attached to the bottom edge. Strong mineral deposits. Comes displayed in Riker mount.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1233063 (stock #LA430A)
Arte Xibalba
$125.00
A matched pair of Lambayeque (Sican) miniature sandals from Peru, ca. 700 – 1300 AD. They are 1” long, made from silver with touches of gilding. Wonderful examples of an important funerary offering.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1230084 (stock #MO1228)
Arte Xibalba
$250.00
A fine Moche bracelet or wrist armor from Peru, ca. 400 – 700 AD. It is 3” wide, 7-1/2” long and is made from silvered copper, with two perforations for attachment.