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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1388780
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$175.00
A Pre-Columbian pottery whistle, Ancient Mexico, Likely Aztec, or pre-Aztec, 12th.-15th. century

Interesting and rarely seen larger flute or whistle in the shape of a perfectly moulded Armadillo, armored creature with a large snout. Very detailed and attractive.

Size: 10,4 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and she was trading paintings for art w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1388746
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$295.00
An interesting and beautiful pottery figure of a large Abe, Pre-Columbian Mexico, 500 AD-1200 AD.

An Aztec or earlier pottery figure, exceptionally detailed. The figure likely represents an monkey-god, the figure of an abe with neckcollar, and symbols, perhaps hieroglyphs on the belly.

The figure can also function as a whistle and sounds very good.

Size: 14 cm., 9,5 cm. deep and about 9 cm. wide, so a massive piece.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Ma...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1388707
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$295.00
Pre-Columbian, from the Guanacaste Nicoya area of Costa Rica dating ca. 1000 - 1500 AD.

Decorated pottery bowl that sits upon three hollow, rattle legs (rattles in place and working!). Colors are still bright and true.

Size: 13,8 cm. in diameter and 7,5 cm. height.

Condition: Superb! Really awesome piece.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and she was trading paintings for art while...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1388690
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$250.00
A very rare Aztec pottery Tripod bowl with reptiles heads as legs. Aztec empire / pre-Aztec city states, 12th.-15th. century AD.
The tripod with fine stamped and engraved decoration. The vessel is a good example of the decoration technique with pottery stamps

Size: 15 cm. in diameter and 7,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice!, some legs have been reattached, but othervise it's completely intact with no chips or losses to surface!

Ex. Danish Private Collection o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1388689
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$225.00
Rare Aztec pottery Jug with an coiled snake runing around the corpus and lifting it's head over the rim as a handle. Aztec empire / pre-Aztec city states, 12th.-15th. century AD.

The Jug finely engraved with spiral patterns and a moulded human head as spout!

Size: Nearly 10 cm.

Condition: Choice, Thus rare! A micro chip to the inside rim, othervise superb.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrai...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1388640
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$150.00
An choice Pre-Columbian Mexico, pottery figure, Aztec empire or pre-Aztec city states, 12th.-15th. century AD.

The figure with a crown or headdress and hands holding something, likely a Shamanic figure in red terracotta.

Size: ca. Nearly 12 cm.

Condition: Intact, choice for the vitive type.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and she was trading paintings for art while she lived in Me...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1388639
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$175.00
An awesome style Pre-Columbian Mexico, pottery figure, Aztec empire or pre-Aztec city states, 12th.-15th. century AD.

The figure is a female Godess or Queen with a huge crown or headdress, loincloth, bare breasts and earspools and hands in a gesture.

Size: ca. 10,5 cm.

Condition: Intact, Thus rare!

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and she was trading paintings for art while she ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1388638
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$750.00
Seated Female Figure Mexico, Jalisco 200 B.C. - A.D. 500

A massive figure Burnished ceramic with slip and paint. Exceptional details for the type as for example the large earrings, female genitals, bulging eyes. Incredible piece that does not come much better as a type.

Very old sticker glued to the base is from the collection.

Size: ca. 25 cm. tall and 16 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice for the heavy type and intact, but for a two hairlines at the neck and o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1388631
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$250.00
An awesome style Pre-Columbian Mexico, pottery figure, Aztec empire or pre-Aztec city states, 12th.-15th. century AD.

The figure with a huge crown or headdress and hands holding something, likely a Shamanic figure in red terracotta.

Size: ca. 16 cm.

Condition: Intact, assembled from three fragments.

Ex. Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Duthc, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and she was trading paintings for art while she l...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1387905
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$375.00
A fine sculptural Pestle with a bird, Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed zone ca. 800 to 1300 AD.

A large and massive Pestle, possible for ritual use with a mortar, carved with a full body of a bird, with folded wings and head and beak turned down. It looks most like the local Toucan with it's very large head and massive beak, but could be a Macaw perhaps or even an eagle depicted here.

Size: 15,5 cm. high and 7 cm. wide weighing ca. 770 grams.

Ex. Westermann Colle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1387056
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$165.00
A fine Pre-columbian pottery Seal or Sella, Middle America, 1st. millenium AD.

A stamp seal with a finely detailed depiction of a standing figure with Crocodile head and a fish in each hand. The back with protruding handle.

Size: 4,5 cm. high and 4,8 cm. wide.

Ex. Dr. P. G. Giacometti, 1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1386812
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$950.00
A rather massive and impressive stone figure, Pre-Columbian, Costa Rica, Atlantic Watershed zone ca. 800 to 1400 AD.

Wonderful carved volcanic stone figure of a nude male. Holding a weapon in his right hand, his other hand to his hip. Fine details of the head with the typical warriors features found in the stonework from this region.

Size: 20,4 cm. high and 14 cm. wide weighing ca. 1,1 kilogram.

Ex. Westermann Collection, Germany in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1386243
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$375.00
A rare Peruvian Stirrup Vessel, Chimú culture, ca. 1000-1300 AD.

The globular vessel with stirrup handle, the body decorated with two elongated, snake-like fish, fine little bird is seated at the handle.

Size: ca. 21,5 cm. high.

_Choice, looks completely intact

Ex. W. S., München, before 1974.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1386242
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$395.00
A rare Peruvian Stirrup Vessel, Chimú culture, ca. 1000-1200 AD.

The body completely covered with snakes and the spout is shaped as a birds head. Very attractive and wonderful greyware vessel.

Size: ca. 21,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice, looks intact, no trace of restoration or any chips.

Ex. W. S., München, before 1974.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1386241
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$425.00
A rare Peruvian Stirrup Vessel, Chimú culture, ca. 1000-1200 AD.

The body completely covered with three entwined coiled snakes; microscopic chips at spout, otherwise intact. In glazed blackware. The stirrup handle engraved with floral decoration and fine little reptile is seated at the handle.

Size: ca. 21,5 cm. high.

Ex. W. S., München, before 1974.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1380263
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$1,375.00
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A very important and possible unique Tumi in solid silver, Peru, Moche Culture early-mid 1st. millenium BC.

This Tumi was bought as a bronze Tumi and part of an old Danish Estate collection of Moche copper and bronze objects.

When we got it certainly looked like bronze or copper, completely covered as it were with a thick green patina covering the entire surface and all details. We could make out the eagle with spread wings on top and began a tiresome works of cleaning it. G...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1379245
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$475.00
A rare and important large Face bowl, Chupicuaro ca. 300-400 AD.

The bowl flat and extremely attractive with a face moulded in the rim. The bowl is decorated with different fields of black and beige decoration on a red ground.

Size: 24 cm. wide in diameter and ca. 9,5 cm. high - a spectacular bowl and rare since intact at this size.

Condition: Choice, perfect and intact with finely preserved glaze.

Ex. Collection of Professor Gúnther Marshall, Hamburg ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1379015
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$395.00
A finely preserved pottery cup decorated with faces of warriors and symethric decoration in orange, red and black, Nazca Culture, Peru, Middle Nazca ca. 200-400 AD

The cup with perfectly preserved colours, while still having a wonderful patina. Old collection tags on the base.

Diameter: 9,5 cm, Height: 6 cm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. collection from Baden-Württemberg, 1930 - 1962.