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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1238975 (stock #VC 210)
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$7,500.00
A phenomenal Vera Cruz pottery figure, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This wonderful figure sits with his arms resting on his raised knees, wearing a headdress with lappets, a cylindrical plume, decorated arm and leg bands, three pendant necklace and large loincloth. Beautifully sculpted facial features, with mouth slightly open, showing upper teeth and high cheek bones. Bitumen highlights on the upper lip, brim of headdress and loincloth...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1247160 (stock #VC 229)
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$3,750.00
Wonderful Vera Cruz "Old God" figure, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This sitting "Old God" figure has beautiful details and has great "presence". He wears a loincloth, pectoral, earspools and arm bracelets. 10" tall.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1250265 (stock #VC 230)
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$3,500.00
A large and impressive Vera Cruz Shaman figure, Ca. 550-700 A.D.

This imposing figure stands 14" tall and most likely depicts a Shaman. He wears an elaborate multi-layered headdress, earspools, and a necklace depicting beads and small pendants. The face is finely molded, giving a very life-like expression, with remains of original chapapote (bitumen) painted decoration. Fine detailing in the clothing, including sandals on his feet...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1252762 (stock #Maya 203)
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$3,000.00
Maya cylinder with figures holding fans with birds on the fans, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This gorgeous cylinder has three figures, each holding a fan with a bird perched on the fan. The bird probably represents an underworld creature. Intact, with vibrant colors. Beautiful. 6" by 6". Ex. Arte Xibalba

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1227526 (stock #JAL 108)
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$2,500.00
A fantastic Jalisco "Hunchback" figure, Ca. 300 B.C. - 200 A.D.

This Jalisco hunchback has wonderful detail, wearing earspools and a headpiece that has a device at the front. There is ritual scarification shown on both arms. He has an exposed "spine" and there is a carrying pouch over his shoulder. (These figures are sometimes known as "runners")This is a fine example. 10" tall by 9" wide.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1199580 (stock #VC 217)
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$2,500.00
A Vera Cruz standing figure, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

Absolutely stunning Vera Cruz figure attached to an offering bowl. He has a huge pectoral and a fantastic "serpent" mask, with snakes coming from his headdress and running down to his nosering. He wears large bracelets and earspools. VERY complex piece. 10-3/4" tall by 9" deep by 9" across. Still has some white stucco remains. Incredible.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1246700 (stock #EG 102)
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$2,500.00
A pair of rare Egyptian Ushabtis, Third Intermediate Period, Ca. 1070 - 712 B.C.

A pair of Ushabtis - The first is of a singer and inscribed for the Chantress of Amun, Neskhons. The second is of a high priest, a shabti of the god's father of Amun, Padikhons. As a pair, they are rare and unusual in that the names Amun Padikhons and Neskhons suggest that they were made for the High Priest and his wife. The pair comes from the Harlan J...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1233128 (stock #VC 219)
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$2,100.00
A large standing Vera Cruz Warrior, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This large Vera Cruz warrior wears a belt, chest device and necklace or pectoral. He has large earspools and a complex headdress. There are Bitumen remains around the mouth. There are several rattles inside the piece. Imposing piece at 15-1/2" tall. Ex. Art for Eternity.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1227530 (stock #Maya 410)
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$2,100.00
A Maya footed short/wide cylinder from the Ulua Valley of Honduras, Ca. 600-900 A.D.

This cylinder measures 6" wide by 4 3/4" tall. It features two different shaman figures in elaborate ceremonial dress, each wearing a large backrack and extending a ceremonial staff. One figure is shown wearing a stylized Jaguar headdress, while the other wears one showing a bird form...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1244484 (stock #VC 228)
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$1,600.00
Beautiful standing Vera Cruz Sonriente figure, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This beautiful Sonriente or "Smiling" figure is wearing a necklace with a large bell pendant, long loincloth, headdress, ear ornaments and has ceremonially filed front teeth. Comes on custom stand. 11" tall. Ex. Arte Primitivo.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1232895 (stock #CR 223)
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$1,450.00
A very fine Costa Rican Metate, Ca. 800 - 1200 A.D.

This Jaguar metate would have been used for grinding drugs, medicines, etc. Beautiful Jaguar head. Carved designs down both sides. 9" long by 5" wide by 3" tall. Acquired at Whitehawk show, Santa Fe, NM.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1238994 (stock #AN 561)
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$1,175.00
A large and beautiful Anasazi Snowflake pitcher, Ca. 950 - 1175 A.D.

This beautiful pitcher has a wonderful "braided" handle, and shows a lightning bolt and swirl design. The paint is bold and bright. Some minor rim chipping, else intact. Ex. Pickett collection. 7-3/4" tall by 6-3/4" across.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1255897 (stock #JAL 120)
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$1,100.00
A beautiful Jalisco kneeling lady, Ca. 200 B.C. - 300 A.D.

Gorgeous Jalisco figure of a kneeling lady, with beautiful finish and nice deposits. 8" tall. Ex. Arte Primitivo.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1255896 (stock #AN 573)
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$725.00
Beautiful and vibrant Anasazi Mesa Verde mug, Ca. 950 - 1150 A.D.

This wonderful Mesa Verde mug has vibrant paint and a stunning design. The opening is shaped into an oval like shape. This could have been deliberately shaped this way to make it pour a certain way, or it is possible it slumped in firing. The checkerboard like design is duplicated on the handle. From a California collection. 4-3/4" by 4-1/4".

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1492 item #1246695 (stock #AN 568)
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$725.00
Large Anasazi canteen, Ca. 950 - 1150 A.D.

Beautiful and intact large canteen, with a "sunburst" pattern around the top. Has some fire-clouding and a Chaco like indented bottom. Very unique shape. 6" by 6".

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1244488 (stock #AN 559)
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$725.00
Beautiful Anasazi Kayenta Mug, Ca. 950 - 1175 A.D.

This Kayenta mug has a beautiful slanted line design around the top half and a wonderfully shaped handle. Has a very minor rim chip, else intact, as found. 5-1/2" wide by 4" tall. Ex. Pickett collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1254562 (stock #AN 571)
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$695.00
Gorgeous Anasazi Jeddito mug, Ca. 1300 - 1375 A.D.

This beautiful mug is one of the largest and best Jeddito mugs we have ever had. Flawless, with gorgeous paint. The wide stripe at the bottom of the design has a "spirit break" in it. This is usually found in bowls. Stunning piece. 6-1/4" across by 5" high.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1247560 (stock #Maya 467)
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$625.00
A Maya poison bottle, Ca. 600 - 900 A.D.

This wonderful Maya poison bottle has God L and God K facing each other with glyphs between. The engraving is on both sides and is deep and crisp. Cinnabar remains. 3" by 2-3/4". Ex. New York collection.