All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1492 item #1413549 (stock #LS201905)
Very unique translucent Spondylus shell human carving which is red/cream-colored found in the coastal area of Peru. 1 3/8" by 3/4". Collected in the 1950s by L. L. Dees. From the Len Weidner Collection. This is one of the largest and finest collections in the country. Len and his wife, Janie, publish the 'Who's Who in Indian Relics' 11 volume set. Their 10 page color collection can be viewed in Number 10. Purchased from Jim Bennett.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1271900 (stock #MD1)
A striking Maya head and torso fragment measuring 5" in height by 3 1/2" in width from Mexico dating Ca. 100-850 A.D. The nobleman (deity?) is mounted on a museum quality metal stand and stands 7" when mounted. The figure is a pale terra-cotta in color with a rounded head piece, ear spools, nose ornamentation, and tatooing or ritual scarification on the arms. He has graceful elongated oval eyes with heavy brows. A fine addition to any collection!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1427404 (stock #CR847)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A lovely Nicoya figure from Costa Rica, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. This rare Chaco Black on Red example is 5-3/4” high and depicts a female, seated with legs crossed and hands holding the belly. She is adorned with a segmented appliqué necklace and the characteristic body décor encircling the breasts, on the shoulders and face. The spine is protruding along the back. Intact, with vivid paint and good mineral deposits. >P> Cf. “Art of Costa Rica”, page 75.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337325 (stock #tj76)
Colima tri-pod shoulder olla 300 bc. to 300 ad. It has no restoration it is in as found condition with a couple chips out of rim. Beautiful design sharp should with 3 legs on bottom, excellent deposits. It is approx: 10"wide X 5"high. It was acquire from the McQuade estate. A Release and Disclosure" Statement will be provided. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BUYING OR MAKING A OFFER PLEASE EMAIL ME TIM JONES AT tejones0433@msn.com
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1406125
A very interesting and remarkable double-chambered (bridge) vessel, Peru, Chimú, ca. 900-1200 BC.

Terrific vessel with a moulded figure of a monkey with human features mounted at one side and with an impressed decoration on the body with multible 'eyes'.

Size: 16 cm. tall and 18 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice! Nearly superb with microscopic tiny chip.

Ex. German Collection (Bavaria), aquired in the 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1303785
what pdx
$125.00
Pre Columbian Terracotta group lot Mayan including Poison pots and 2 head fragments.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1232145 (stock #5015)
tlapacoya
$1,900.00
Vera Cruz Warrior. Mexico. Circa. 600-900 A.D. 15 ¼” Hollow molded terra cotta, standing warrior with one hand raised showing an open palm. The other wields a large, trapezoidal shield and he wears a sleeveless vest, belt and a long loin cloth. With prominent teeth, sleepy eyes and a well formed nose. Restored from a dozen or so large pieces with restoration over the break lines. Rear, third, support leg reattached with visible gluing and edge losses.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1081662
Miniaturistic trophy head with nicely modeled facial features. Arched brows over large eyes, pointed snub nose, fleshy lips and elaborate ears. The head is standing on a partially preserved ring base. Ceramic. Costa Rica, ca. 300 to 500 AD. L. 4.2 cm (1.65 in), H. 2.6 cm (1 in). Reconstituted from fragments, else a nice example. Swiss art market (data will be disclosed to the buyer)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1395714 (stock #2265)
Galleria Verges
$550.00
This is a Pre-Columbian MAYAN Terracotta Polychrome TRIPOD Vessel from Mexico, c. 300 - 900 A.D. One of the legs is broken. It measures about 5 1/2" X 5 1/2" X 3 1/2" ( 14.0 cm X 14.0 cm X 8.9 cm ).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1399483 (stock #P96)
A superb quality ancient Pre-Columbian, Chorrera, ca. 9th–5th century B.C. Effigy vessel. A flat -bottomed compound vessel with a raised neck, slightly flared rim and three Anthropomorphic / Zoomorphic heads protruding from the shoulders, equidistantly positioned to provide a sense of balance to the overall composition of the vessel.

Details of the visages are nicely incised and delineated in repousse. Boasts a lovely redware finish and nice burnishing marks...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1336671 (stock #MW)
This deftly molded solid terra-cotta figure stands 5 1/2" in height by 5" in width. He is the Maya wind god from Northern Mexico and dates Ca. 400 - 860 A.D. He is adorned with a massive head piece in the form of a large raptor perched atop his head and held in place by a circular belt. The lower area of the head piece is made up of a wide horseshoe shaped band with two circular decorations. He is wearing a simple square loin cloth to cover his lower body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1367136 (stock #MS)
Culture: Maya Origin: Mexico/Central America/ Ca. 400-850A.D. Size: 7” in diameter by 3” in height Description: A simple and appealing Maya bowl. The base clay is a soft tan/brown with exterior design elements in tangerine and dark brown. The interior is undecorated. The bowl has matching painted motifs…one on each side. The design comprises an orange serrated figure (possibly a flower) centered in a wide brown circle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1261796 (stock #LS20148)
Ancient Artifacts
$2,500.00
Sale Pending
This Chavin 23-24K pure gold hammered pendant or nose ornament depicts the Chavin Monster/Dragon swallowing some poor sap whole with his head sticking out of the monster's mouth and blood spurting out of the top of his head. It is paper thin and 1 5/8" in diameter. This grizzly macabre scene is a true masterpiece of pre-Columbian art. It has been verbally authenticated by a forensic laboratory specializing in pre-Columbian gold that uses 10 steps to pass authentication...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402665
Large flat figure wearing a skirt, a turban and appliques. Condition: damage to the appliques, left arm repaired. Provenance: Arte Primitivo, New York, September 2005. H. 19 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1186910 (stock #1929)
Monumental Chancay Pottery Vessel of a Hunter and Monkey, Peru, ca. 1100 - 1400 CE. The hunter with pear-shaped body painted in black and cream with patterned tunic. The face marked by tattoos and wearing single pendent earing. Sun Disk ornament for headdress with a small monkey perched on the right shoulder. In excellent condition. 21 1/2" high x 15" diameter. Ex: Sotheby's New York. Ceramics are also a very common feature of the Chancay culture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1279085 (stock #OC)
A large flaked obsidian blank from Mexico (Ca. 100A.D. -850A.D.) measuring 3 3/4" in height by 3" at the widest diameter.The blades were deftly flaked off the core and then used as blood letting devices or sometimes mounted on weapons to make them even more deadly in battle.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1342040 (stock #CHP)
Culture: Chiribaya Origin: Chile / Peru / Atacama Desert Age: Ca. 400 - 1000 A.D. Size: 6 1/2" in height by 5 1/2" in diameter Description: An obscure small cultural group related to The Tihuanaco of Bolivia. They are believed to be a satellite community living near The Pacific Ocean where their major source of subsistence came from fishing and limited agriculture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #870214 (stock #LS2009110)
Ancient Artifacts
$125.00
Sale Pending
This Classic Mayan mother-of-pearl figurine is 1 1/8" wide. It was found by Dr. Allen Heflin. Although I could not capture it in photos, it is nicely opalescent. It would make a very unusual jewelry finding. It is C300-900AD.