Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1331781 (stock #CR661)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
An excellent stone celt from Costa Rica, ca. 500 – 1000 AD. This choice example is 5-1/2” long and is beautifully made from speckled greenstone. Strong mineral deposits, nicely polished, sharp bit.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1331668 (stock #MA1935)
Arte Xibalba
$500.00
A choice Maya uni-face blade from Belize, ca, 250 – 600 AD. This awesome dagger or spear point is 11-3/4" long and is made from striated gray flint. In exceptional condition, with sharp point and edges and good mineral deposits. 
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1330687 (stock #CR684)
Arte Xibalba
$325.00
A choice jade pendant from Costa Rica, ca. 500 – 1500 AD. This lovely avian celt example is 3” long, is carved from dark green speckled jade and is highly polished. The septum is partially ground down and polished. Drilled through the head for suspension, good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1328602 (stock #TR107 )
Arte Xibalba
$350.00
A gorgeous Tairona necklace from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. It is 17-1/2” long and consists of highly polished translucent carnelian beads. Most of these beautifully colored beads are about 1” long and are separated by thick spacer disks, with a larger center bead set off with green crisocola disks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1326828 (stock #TA38)
Arte Xibalba
$250.00
A beautiful Taino petaloid celt, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. This highly polished example is 5-1/2” long and is made from speckled greenstone. A classic type with good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1325260 (stock #OL30)
Arte Xibalba
$450.00
An excellent Olmec snuff spoon from Guatemala, ca. 1000 - 500 BC. This rare example is 4-1/4" long and is made from light green jade. The long bar is grooved and the three extensions all have shallow indentations drilled. Nicely polished, strong mineral encrustation. Mounted on custom stand

Cf. "The Olmec World", page 305.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1322561 (stock #AZ71)
Arte Xibalba
$250.00
A rare Aztec obsidian labret from Mexico, ca. 1400 – 1500 AD. This superb example is 1-1/8” wide and is translucent. The center cavity may have held an inlay at one time. Highly polished, good mineral deposits.

Cf. Moctezuma “Aztecs”, page 255, for similar from the St. Louis Art Museum

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1319704 (stock #MA1917)
Arte Xibalba
$650.00
A beautifully carved Maya jaguar effigy, most likely from the El Baul area of the Pacific Slope region of Guatemala, ca. 250 – 600 AD. This nicely rendered Jaguar Deity is 6-3/4” high and is carved from the volcanic stone characteristic of the area. The figure is nicely detailed and covered with extensive mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1305934 (stock #CR547)
Arte Xibalba
$300.00
A beautiful Jade Axe God pendant from the Nicoya region of Costa Rica, ca. 500 – 1000 AD. This rare half-figure celt pendant is 3-1/4” long and is carved from deep green jade. Heirloom pieces were at times cut in half to pass on. It is nicely detailed and depicts the deity facing forward. Highly polished and perforated through the neck for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1302227 (stock #IN600)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
A choice Inca stone club head from Peru, ca. 1300 – 1500 AD. This full groove example is 3” long, pointed at both ends and is made from speckled hardstone, probably basalt. Strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1194152 (stock #CV121)
Arte Xibalba
$725.00
An excellent Chavin stone plate from Peru, ca. 1200 - 200 BC. This choice Cupisnique type example is 9-1/2" in diameter and is made from a beautifully speckled gray stone. The interior is convex and perfectly smoothed, with just the minor pitting expected from this type of stone, which has fine Hematite and Pyrite inclusions. The small rim chip occurred in antiquity. A great example.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #985372 (stock #CR217)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
A fine jadeite pendant from Costa Rica, ca. 500 BC – 1000 AD. This thin "blade pendant” is 3-3/4” long and is double perforated at the top for suspension. The dark green stone has a lovely calcified patina, evidencing water-borne mineral intrusion into the burial site. Nice example.