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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1432169
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$375.00
A wonderful tall Pre-columbian vessel, Peru, Chimú culture, ca. 900 - 1470 AD.

Black-ware vessel zoomorphic design with head of a Pelican protruding.

Height: 21 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with fine patina.

Old German collection (before 1975).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432029
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$350.00
A rare representation of an Opussum on a stirrup pottery vessel, Pre-columbian, Vicús Culture 100 BC. - 300 AD.

Very attractive sculpturing in redish clay.

Length: 22 cm.

Condition: Choice for type and culture, a long hairline repaired crack through the vessel, othervise intact in all it's parts. Vicüs vessels are usually always cracked and this an honest piece that could be restored so that this crack is not visible with little effort.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432017
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$245.00
An ancient red ware vase of impressive proporsions, Maya culture, Late classical period, ca. 600-900 AD:

An extra large vase with a round corpus standing on a very high foot and with highly flaring rim.

Size: 24 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some not visible restauration to rim and foot nicely done.

Ex Westermann collection, from the 1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432009
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$275.00
A wonderful scarce and decorative vessel from the earliest fase of the Moche culture, 200 BC-200 AD.

Attractive modelling and red and cream slip.

Height: ca. 16,5 cm.

Condition: Very nice for type, some cracks restored, nothing missing.

Ex German collection, 1968 - 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432008
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A very rare vessel, Chorrera culture of Equador, possible as early as 200 BC!

The vessel with the handle evolving into a seated man with large earrings rings, perhaps a warrior. In red slip with cream figure.

Height ca. 17 cm.

Condition: Some restauration, nice done and as would be expected for this type and age.

Ex German collection, 1968 - 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432007
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$295.00
An attractive and very epressive headvessel, Peruvian Huari culture, ca. 700-1000 AD

The vessel with the opening spout shaped as a head of a warrior with holes in his ears also functioning as handles. Fine facial expression.

Height: 16,5cm.

Condition: Very fine, some light restauration to the spout.

Ex. German Collection, ca. 1975.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432005
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$450.00
A high quality Pre-columbian black ware vessel, Lambayeque culture, ca. 700-900 AD.

A vessel with a large zoomorphic feline face in the center beneath the spout and tow fierce Jaguars with barred teeths on each side seated. On the handle sits a pair of confronting or kissing birds.

Size: 20-21 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact, with a few superficial tiny chips, othervise superb.

Ex Old collection, brought together in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1431977
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$225.00
Costa Rican facial vessel from the Central Highlands - Atlantic Watershed Zone, dating to ca. 400-700 AD.

A beautiful bowl in a fine condition for the type, red slip and with a high handle. Archaic style faces in relief on the corpus.

Size: ca. 10 cm. wide and 10 cm. high.

Condition: Choice! Really nice and intact bowl, short closed stress hairline in the bottom is no distraction, from this othervise perfect quality pice. No repairs or losses.

Ex. C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1431828
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A very nice double-chambered pottery vessel, Lambayeque, 700-1100 BC.

A figure carrying a water container on his back is seated on one spout, nice decorated on the surfaces.

Size: L ca. 15cm, H 17,5cm.

Condition: A few minor cracks nicely repaired, tiny losses to vessel and figures.

Ex. German Collection, ca. 1975.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1431827
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$465.00
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A scarce pottery vessel with double chambers and a feline mounted, Peru, Salinar culture, pre-Moche, ca. 200 BC - 200 AD

The Salinar culture (200 B.C.-200 A.D.) that reigned on the north coast of Peru meant a short transition period between the Cupisnique and the Moche cultures. Continuity can be seen in ceramics, especially. Socially, the Salinar period was unsettled. Old fields were abandoned, fortified refuges were built and the size of population centres was increased in the hope...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1431826
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$495.00
A stunning quality pottery tripod bowl with red slip, Costa Rican, Pre-Columbian period, 12th.-15th. century AD.

Very rare in the impressive size and condition. With three legs each decorated with a large lizard.

Size: 21,8 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! One leg reattached, nicely done and difficult to spot and tiny losses, othervise perfect condition.

Ex. Collection Westermann, aquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1431825
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$375.00
A wonderful and expressive seated pottery figure with red slip, Jalisco, Pre-Columbian period, 1000-1500 AD.

Very attractive figure and scarce! The condition is perfect with light uncleaned dirt fine surfaces!

Size: 13,2 cm. tall.

Ex. Collection Westermann, aquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1431682
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$175.00
Scarce pottery vase, Pre-Columbian Culture of Guanacaste, 1000 - 1500 A.D.

A fine little vase with incredible vivid colours, trompetshaped with footring. Tagged with black ink 'Cazhaldma' in the bottom, possible a finding place.

Size: 10 cm.

Condition: Choice, few minor nicks to the rim.

Ex Westermann collection, from the 1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1431569
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Seated female pregnant figure wearing a doomed headdress. Colima, ca. 100 BC. - 250 AD.

A very beautiful figure, artfully done in an attractive brown-red pottery colour.

Size: 23,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine, the front intact, the back with some repairs.

Ex. German Private Collection, the family until 1980 and bought in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1431567
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$450.00
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Ancient Fine Bahia Pottery Polychrome Ocarina Figure Ecuador, Ca. 500 AD.

Molded ceramic instrument or flute in the form of a standing female figure holding hands to body and wearing a long bag wig and necklace. Finger holes in body and blow hole on the back. Red and yellow applied pigments.

Size: 24 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact, with typical wear for the type, the colours very nicely preserved.

Ex. German Private Collection, the family until 19...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1431563
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A wonderful large pottery figure of a fierce man seated on a stool, Columbia, La Tolita, 300 BC. - 500 AD.

These figures of this size are rarely seen intact, so often we would see only fragments of the heads. Here we got the whole figure, incl. a wonderful grizzly looking head with large nosering and barred teeth. A large pectorial on his chest and seated on a stool with hands on his knees.

Size: 33 cm. tall and massive being 12 cm. deep.

Condition: Very nice fo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1431557
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$650.00
A fine massive pottery vessel, shaped as a figure of a Chieftain or warrior, Pre-Columbian period, Moche Culture ca. 450 - 600 AD.

He is pictured slightly overweight seated with a large headdress, earspools and holding a large Mace or Sceptre.

Size: 32 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact, with some chipping to the rim of the vessel.

Ex. German Private Collection, the family until 1980 and bought in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430824
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$295.00
Lot conisists of two large celts or axes, a drop-shape piece in grey stone, lightly rough and a triangular axe in green stone, finely polished, 1st. millenium BC.

Sizes: The grey axe 14,5 cm., the green one 12,7 cm.

Condition: Choice, a few minor chips, very nice patinas.

Provenance: From an important German collection of Hermann Hemeick. The collection of 71 stone objects was collected on trips to the Dominican Republic between 1960 and 1984. The exceptional col...