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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398276
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$750.00
Extremely rare Pre-Columbian Peru pottery 'Paccha' vessel, Ica / Inca Culture, ca. 1000-1470 AD. This piece likely an imperial period vessel, dating to ca. 1300s.

One of the characteristic forms of Inca and also Ica pottery is the urpu (amphora) or aryballos (small spherical or globular vessel). This vessel has a spherical or globular body and side handles. The spouts of these vessels end in an elongated and flattened lip. Very rare for the Ica culture that was closesly connected to t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398264
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$195.00
An expressive pottery figurine of a mother goddess; intact. Moche, ca. 300-400 AD.

The figure standing facing holding her hands together in front of her, with headdress and earrings, in fine red glaced pottery.

Height: 14,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, a few minor chips.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398263
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$250.00
A fine pair of pottery figurines, Early Chancay, ca. 900 AD-1200 AD.

Both figures are attractive and in a fine good condition for the age.

Size: 9-10 cm. each.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398234
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$275.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

Wonderful collection of matching larger tapestry woven Sash fragments, three with Birds and one with two female figures. Very vivid colours and a set of beautiful textiles.

Size: Between 17-23 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, nicely preserved colours.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398233
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$295.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1200 AD.

A fine Tapestry-woven textile bag with two female figures, one on each side in different vivid colours. A very beautiful piece.

Size: Ca. 13,5 x 12 cm. cm.

Condition: Superb for the rare type.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398202
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$150.00
A fine lot of three Textile Rodents, perhaps Mouses or Rats, 11th.-15th. century AD

Interesting lot of Rodents with stylized eyes and long tails, very cute set!

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398200
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$195.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The head of a large burial doll, tapestry-woven with dramatic facial features and a relief wowen nose, complete and as made with the original reed stuffing!

The buriel Dolls of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes. They would usually have tapestry-woven faces wi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1700 item #1398197
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$195.00
A fine pair of old Chancay Dolls, made in the 1950s using excarvated textiles as clothing, the textiles all dates 1000-1400 AD.

Cute pair that would be a great addition to any serious collection of Pre-Columbian Textiles.

Size: 15 cm and 13 cm tall respectively.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398193
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$295.00
A charming ceramic figure of a pair of upright dancing dogs, Pre-columbina Colima, Protoclassic period, circa 100 B.C.- A.D. 250.

Artful and tranquille piece, showing the dogs in motion dancing hand in hand. Finely engraved with lines after the firing. Two tiny holes under each arm at one side, likely a part of the original making, since there's white calck patina inside and they don't look like modern drills.

Archaeologists have estimated that domesticated dogs have been ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1398176
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$195.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The complete face of a burial ‘doll’, tapestry-woven with dramatic facial features and a relief wowen nose, 1-2 cm high.

The buriel Dolls of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes. They would usually have tapestry-woven faces with dramatic facial features.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398169
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$495.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The burial ‘dolls’ of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes. They would usually have tapestry-woven faces with dramatic facial features, and not additions to the fabric, as on the composite 1950s specimens. Many Peruvian dolls on the market are made in the 1950s using ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398168
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$495.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The burial ‘dolls’ of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes. They would usually have tapestry-woven faces with dramatic facial features, and not additions to the fabric, as on the composite 1950s specimens. Many Peruvian dolls on the market are made in the 1950s using ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1700 item #1398124
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$295.00
Pre-Colonial Inca ritual offering vessel Conopa c. 1470-1532 AD.

Made in the shape of a Llama. Hand carved of a fine , and polished with sand and water, with a hole in its back called a "qocha" (lagoon)-the container for offerings during the ceremony "haywarisqa" (ceremony of offerings) in which fat and blood mixed with coca leaves were presented to the gods. A fine specimen with detailed head of the animal

Ca. 6,8 cm. long and 4,8 cm. high.

Reff. "Handbook of So...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1398071
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$250.00
Reserved
An interesting and rather large ritual bronze knife / Tumi, Moche culture, Peru c. 500-1000 AD.

The Tumi has a crescent shape edge and a broad base. Very nicely executed.

Size: 15,3 cm across the blade.

Condition: Superb. Very good metal quality.

Ex. Coll. of H.E., München, since 1986.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1397792
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$250.00
Mayan pottery mask from the classical period, 200-900 AD.

Heavy piece of stoneware, looks and feels like stone actually! Finely sculptured facial features.

Size: 9,5 cm. wide.

Condition: Fragmentary, but with the central face finely preserved.

Provenance: Old German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1397207
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$175.00
A small and very finely made Pre-Columbian figure of a cup-bearing Priest, 13th.-15th. century AD.

The figure is nicely adorned with earrings and necklace, showing fine detail in red terracotta. Seated with legs crossed and holding a bowl on lap with both hands.

Size: 64 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb!, very nice for this fragile figure.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1396927
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$475.00
Reserved
Pre-Columbian, Mexico, Aztec Empire, ca. 1400 to 1521 BC.

Carved from a single piece of volcanic basalt, this column-shaped figure is kneeling, and it's depicting a female goddess. The figure has wide open eyes and wears a huge multi-tiered headdress going down on the back. A very attractive figure!

Size: 14 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, completely intact and unrepaired.

Provenance Ole Hammer Collection, collected in the 1960s. We have even a pictur...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1396115
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$650.00
Pre-Columbian, South Coast Peru, Proto-Nazca, ca. 500 to 300 BC.

A very early and extremely well woven larger textile, with a multitude of tight knots, woven in natural cotton fibers with rich colours. There's two monsters in the center of the textile and on either side, a diced pattern.

Size: 45 cm. long.

Old Danish and Swedish collection.