All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1457368
Interesting little lot of pre-columbian pottery antiquities, ca. 600-1200 AD.

Lot consists of a nicely engraved spindlewhorl, a cure and intact pottery bird whistle, a stone head and a scarce pottery mould for casting a head.

The head is ca. 7 cm. wide for comparison.

Ex. Old Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre 1920 item #1457103 (stock #P106)
Antique, pre-Columbian, Chimu, Inca blackware ceramic, bridge-spouted, double-chambered figural, musical whistling vessel, circa 1100-1400 AD. The front lobe depicts a seated man (lord or shaman) holding his hands on his lap, wearing a long tunic and hat, connected by a bridge handle to a tubular spout...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1457095 (stock #P97)
Ancient pre-Columbian, Mesoamerican, Guerrero, Mezcala culture, late pre-classic period (c. 500 -100 BC) large anthropomorphic god-axe in the form of a standing idol carved from speckled brownish-gray stone.

The figure is characteristically abstract and minimalist, comprising of a large head, a dome-shaped brow, and a thin and open mouth.

Torso with slightly defined, tapering short legs- hence the name "axe god" since replicates the shape of a traditional chopping tool - an axe...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1457062
A nice lot of three smaller vessels, incl. a nice Anthropomorphic vessels shaped as a female holding her breasts and the spout as her head (Height: 13 cm.), another smaller head beaker (Height: 7 cm.), both Moche Culture, ca. 500-700 AD or later, a lastly a Chancay vessels in red pottery, ca. 1000-1400 AD (diameter 7,3 cm.).

The larger vessel with lost handle othervise in intact conditions, with minor chips and some wear to surfaces.

Ex. German Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1456899 (stock #736)
Canyon Gallery
$2,700.00
This is an amazing piece! The Moche bat sacrificer shows a child being carried by an anthropomorphized bat. The bat warrior carries a mace in his right hand to be used in the sacrificial ritual. This Pre-Columbian artifact dates between 100-700 AD
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1456898 (stock #735)
Canyon Gallery
$900.00
This beautiful Colima dog was created in a lighter tan during the firing process, making it much more unique than the common orange tint. The artistry beautifully portrays a relaxed, sleeping pup. 100 BC - 200 AD
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1456893 (stock #734)
Canyon Gallery
$225.00
This is a fine Chorrera figure from Ecuador, ca. 500-200 BC. This delicately formed male is 3" high, posed seated, with one foot resting on top of the other. The facial features are nicely detailed and the overall posture is wonderfully animated. In excellent condition, with good red, gold, and blue paint. See Klein's "Ecuador - The Secret Art of Pre-Columbian Ecuador", p. 60, for similar
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1456855 (stock #1)
Delorme.Antique sarl
€1,200.00
carved blue-green jade bowl form pendant, having a drilled perforation in the rim for suspension. Overall scattered strong calcified surface deposits. Intact, exc. cond. Quite nice. Provenance: NYC collection; Ex. Edward H. Merrin Gallery, Inc., NYC., 1968-69. Ex. David Bramhall, NYC, 1960s. probably use to prepare hallucinogenic potion or to collect blood during ritual self-mutilation very rare. diam:3.8cm,high:2.1 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Prehistorical item #1456854 (stock #1)
Delorme.Antique sarl
€1,800.00
banded gray slate stone e, depicting a highly stylized bird form with a short tail and relief node eyes. drilled perforations on the edges ofits base. The short tail example marked on the base: “JOSEPH CO. MIC” & “O E”. Texc. cond. Provenance: NYC collection; Ex. The Bactria Corp., NYC., 1960s-1970s, to Edward H. Merrin Gallery, NYC. 1970s. long:9.5cm, high:4.6cm,thickness:2.1cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456628
A lovely large textile weight or Spindlewhorl, Pre-Columbian, Andean? ca. 600-1200 AD.

A very unusual size and with beautiful engravings of birds, unresearched and of old collection.

Diameter: 48 mm. wide (diameter) and ca. 2 cm. thick. Weight: 42,44 grams.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456420
Central America, Costa Rica, ca. 800-1200 AD.

Bird-shaped with a function of a flute or ocarina once and also a vessel. In ceramic with redish glaze and decorated with incised lines.

Size: 11 cm. long and 10 cm. tall.

Condition: Very nice and intact, with smaller chips / losses to details.

Ex. German Collection, 1972-1994
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1456410
Senatus Consulto
$1,850.00
A terrific set of three finely made silver vessels, Pre-Columbian Inca Empire, 13th.-15th. century AD.

The set consists of a larger and very attractive hammered silver bowl (11 cm. in diameter and 70 grams), along with two smaller items, a votive rattling beaker (5,8 cm. tall and 19,34 grams) and a small thick dish (5 cm. in diameter and 17,13 grams).

Condition: Superb! Completely intact and the large bowl with iridecent patina.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1456302
Pre-Columbian, Chimú culture, c. 1000-1400 AD.

Finely preserved - the lines on the face are just lines from the making in the mold. A moldmade blackware pottery flask, molded as the face of a 'Sungod' with human features, above a sun symbol and on the backside another sun-symbol or a depiction of the sun with rays. Tall spout protruding from his head. Decorated with starshaped dotted pattern.

Size: 16,2 cm. tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456301
Pre-Columbian Peru, north coast, Ca 1000 to 1400 AD.

Finely made blackware pottery vessel, very rare with Zoomorphic depiction of a Lizzard with open jaws as the spout and belly of the vessel being it's body. Small legs hanging at the back. Finely decorated with incised patterns!

Size: 21,5 cm. long and 15,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact with some overall wear and a very small 'pinhole' piercing to the bottom.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456299
A massive beautiful vessel, ca. 1000 to 1400 AD.

A globular vessel decorated with a sort of rearing man at the front of a low spout and a strap handle. The vessel is finely decorated with a dot design and with plenty of different birds and animals.

Size: ca. 22 cm. tall and 18 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb for type, completely intact.

Ex. Danish Private Estate Collection, aquired between 1960s-1980s at the Copenhagen antiques market.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456298
Pre-Columbian Peru, north coast, Ca 1000 to 1400 AD.

Fine large pottery vessel in twin globes, first impressed with image of human head and arms. Rear lobe has central spout, acting as the mouthpiece to the whistle in the human's head. Finely decorated with incised patterns!

Size: 23 cm. long and 18,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb for type, completely intact.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456294
A fine and accomplished Blackware vessel with the portrait head of a man, Precolumbian Peru, Late Moche or early Chimú, 7th.-9th. century AD.

Superbly detailed, made as a grinning man with his tungue between his teeth and wearing larger earrings and headdress, the spout of the vessel prodruding from the top of his head.

Size: 15,3 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact, minor chips to the spout as is usual with these, but othervise perfect.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1456293
A lovely Moche blackware pottery vessel, Late Moche culture, c. 700 AD.

The seated figure is likely a warrior or chieftain, he is seated on a large square base with pectorial and headdress.

Size: ca. 13,7 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with no repairs or chips.

Ex. Private Collection