All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1920 item #1356475
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$375.00
Costa Rica Pre Columbian Style Jade Avian Pendant, seems to be made using period tools including a conically drilled hole for a cord. Size 6" by 1.5" period unknown priced accordingly
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1277137 (stock #3083)
Early 20th Century Shipibo Pottery Bowl, Peru. Polychrome in pigments of brown, cream, rust, and red. 2 1/2" High x 4 1/2" Diameter. Some wear due to age and use, but in excellent condition. Ex: Helena & Ladislas Segy collection,(Segy Gallery New York, 1950 - 1988) acquired 1950s - 1980s. The Shipibo-Conibo live in the 21st century while keeping one foot in the past, spanning millennia in the Amazonian rainforest. Many of their traditions are still practiced, such as ayahuasca shamanism...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1277147 (stock #3084)
Early 20th Century Shipibo Pottery Olla, Peru. Polychrome in pigments of brown, cream, rust, and red. 2" High x 4 3/4" Diameter. Repair to rim and some wear due to age and use, but in excellent condition. Ex: Ex: Helena & Ladislas Segy collection (Segy Gallery New York, 1950 - 1988) acquired 1950s - 1980s. The Shipibo-Conibo live in the 21st century while keeping one foot in the past, spanning millennia in the Amazonian rainforest...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1920 item #1371552 (stock #PC673)
A beautiful dark green Jadeite Bird Amulet from the Guanacaste/Nicoya region of Costa Rica. It is pierced at the neck so that it can be worn as a pendant. Mounted on a custom base. 200-600 CE. 2.25" Tall (without base) Provenance; Private Gaithersburg MD collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1122561 (stock #0-ka021)
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A Hopi wood Kachina figure group depicting Koyemsi standing atop Soyoko, circa 1915. Soyoko is an ogre woman "who appears in the evening after the Bean Dance. She visits various houses and asks the boys to hunt game - mice and rats - for her, and threatens that if they do not have some for her in four days' time she will eat them instead...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1277153 (stock #3085)
Early 20th Century Shipibo Pottery Cup, Peru. Polychrome in pigments of brown, cream, rust, and red. 2 3/4" High x 4" Diameter. Some wear due to age and use, but in excellent condition. Ex: Ex: Helena & Ladislas Segy collection (Segy Gallery New York, 1950 - 1988) acquired 1950s - 1980s. The Shipibo-Conibo live in the 21st century while keeping one foot in the past, spanning millennia in the Amazonian rainforest. Many of their traditions are still practiced, such as ayahuasca shamanism...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1920 item #1371551 (stock #PC426)
A beautiful speckled green Jadeite Axe God from the Guanacaste/Nicoya region of Costa Rica. It is pierced at the neck so that it can be worn as a pendant. Mounted on a custom base. 200-600 CE. 3.25" Tall (without base) Ex private collection of Olman Gutierrez. Important men in ancient Costa Rica wore celts as pendants.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1371510 (stock #AF5167)
A pair of 20th century carved wooden figures with black pigment, Approximately 7" tall. Ex Ambassador Kenneth Brown, Washington DC. The Ewe people of Ghana believe the birth of twins are a sign of good luck. Twins are known as Venovi, their lives parallel each other from their daily routines to how they are dressed. If one of the twins dies a Venovi figure is created to substitute for the deceased twin and is equally maintained as though alive, being washed and fed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1910 item #1373151 (stock #PC0802)
A beautiful flat molten green jade figure with arms and legs drilled out. Custom Lucite and metal base. 3.25" tall without base. Ex private collection of Dr. Noble Endicott NYC. A very interesting piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1357672
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$685.00
Mayan Pre Columbian Malachite Azurite Standing Figure, bean shaped eyes wearing a tall conical hat with his hands in front . Beautiful stone vibrant colors good condition slight loss to a few toes.Size a bit over 3" by 1.25"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1184769 (stock #1918)
Dramatic Peruvian religious polychrome wooden Wall Crucifix. Christ with hand beaded loin cloth and silver crown of thorns. Circa 1800 C.E. In good condition. 44" high. A compelling example of the iconography of the period. In very good condiditon. Ex: C. Lopez Torres collection, Miami. The Cuzco School (Escuela Cuzqueña) was a Roman Catholic artistic tradition based in Cusco, Peru (the former capital of the Inca Empire) during the Colonial period, in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1184762 (stock #1917)
Outstanding Peruvian crucifix with polychrome Christ figure of the 18th Century. Silver finials dated later...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1800 item #1184772 (stock #1919)
Elaborate Cuzquena School, Religious polychrome, oil and gilt on Wood Panel by Unknown Artist. Portrait of The Last Supper (La Ultima Cena de Jesus con sus Apostoles.) Circa 1820 C.E., 13" high x 15 1/4 wide x 2 1/2" deep . A compelling example of the iconography of the period. In very good condiditon. Ex: C. Lopez Torres collection, Miami. Authenticated by Stoetzer, Inc. Miami, Florida, early 19th Century with approximately 20 percent professionally restored. The Cuzco School (Escuela Cuzqueña...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1306669 (stock #NCSB)
CULTURE: Narino ORIGIN: Ecuador / high Andes plain near the border of Colombia. AGE: Ca. 850 - 1500 A. D. DESCRIPTION: A footed intact Narino bowl measuring 7 1/2" in diameter by 4" in height. The base color is a soft tan with design elements in dark cinnamon brown. The central motif is an eight sided star...most likely Venus...with ten radiating elements extending out from the center with reversed step elements enclosed in triangles. The use of the design elements gives a visual impression ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1296615
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$1,295.00
Pre Columbian terracotta figure of a female dwarf. This figure was done in black clay and has really nice detail to the body and features legs stomach breasts and buttocks even the arch on the feet . The condition is undamaged with mineral deposits on the legs and arm . A unique Jalisco figure size h 6" w 2 3/4 "
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1700 item #1251370 (stock #P72)
Antique MesoAmerican Pre-Columbian Large Stone Celt axe of massive expanding form with sharp cutting edge, made of Black hardstone, Post-Classic (900-1521 CE).
This is a typical work axe, so is not as finely polished as the Maya ceremonial celts.
CONDITION: Showing its age and usage, some minor chips to the cutting edge, otherwise in good condition.
DIMENSIONS: Length: 16cm (6 1/4 in). Width in the widest point: 6 cm (1 3/4 in).
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1373843 (stock #NCJ)
CULTURE: CARCHI NARINO ORIGIN: ECUADOR AGE: Ca. 850 - 1500 A. D. DESCRIPTION: A deftly executed and beautifully balanced flared rim vessel measuring 6 1/4" in height by 7" at the widest diameter. The base clay is a soft cinnamon brown. It is ornamented using the negative resist design technique in colors of pale canary yellow, a deep rich orange, and charcoal black. There are numerous geometric design elements including upright and inverted yellow wide=lined pyramids enclosing wide stepped...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1416343
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$595.00
Pre Columbian beaten silver beaker cup S American, nice thin wall cup with a wave band and a star like central pattern over 4.5" tall . Selling asis