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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1420731
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$195.00
A rare Gran Chiriqui-Culture style pottery bowl, of the tripod rattle design, famous from Costa Rica among other locations, Panama, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

Nice piece from a rare sub-culture. The Tripod bowl with three hollow legs of birds head form and the bowl decorated with red and black on a cream ground, the interior with abstract humanoid figures and on the ourside with symethric lines and patterns.

Size: Approx 14,4 cm. in diameter and 8,5 cm. high.

Cond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1420730
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$250.00
A rare Gran Chiriqui-Culture style pottery vessel, Panama, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

Expressive and artful intact vase or vessel modelled as a crouching Dwarf decorated in red and black on a cream ground.

Heright: 11,3 cm.

Condition: Superb, a perfect piece for the type and period with intact glaze.

Ex E. Würfel (German private Collection).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1420729
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$495.00
A rare Gran Chiriqui-Culture style pottery bowl, of the tripod rattle design, famous from Costa Rica among other locations, Panama, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

Exceptional large and intact piece from a rare sub-culture. The Tri-pod bowl with three hollow legs of animal head form and the bowl decorated with red and black on a cream ground, the interior with a pair Demons or monsters and on the ourside with symethric lines and patterns.

Size: 21,5 cm. in diameter and 12 cm. high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1420678
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$650.00
Larger vessel in the shape of a bird, Colima cultures, Early to Middle Classic (200-600 A.D.).

Beautiful bird vessel even outlined wings and engraved with a star; in brown clay with remnants of decorations.

Size: 23 cm. (length)

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Jan Pelle Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1420119
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$795.00
Pre-Columbian, Colombia, Narino culture, ca. 850 to 1500 Ad.

Massive bi-chrome terracotta enema vessel of an trompet or Phallic form, Dark red-on-cream negative resist motifs. Beneath the body of the vessel is a pointed end for inserting the enema during rituals.

Size: 47 cm. in length! A very rare piece, especially this large.

Condition: Choice for type, a crack in the top professionally restored.

Ex. Jan Pelle Collection, one of the largest colle...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1419724
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A very high quality stirrup vessel, mottled with the features of a living warrior or priest, Pre-Columbian Peru, Moche culture, ca. 300-500 AD.

A massive head vessel with exceptional features, nearly 23 cm tall and very deep.

Condition: Superb, not a scratch, thus very rare.

A vessel that combines a decent large size, with the best style of the period and splendid condition for type.

Ex: old Private Danish Collection of ca. 100 Pre-Columbian vessels an...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1419629
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$2850.00
An important substantial Volcanic stone figure of the Kneeling Huitzilopochtli (Hummingbird of the South), Pre-Columbian, Aztec Empire, 14th.-15th. century AD.

Absolutely wonderful figure showing Huitzilopochtli seated in same posture as the more common representations of Chalchiuhtlicue, the godess of fresh water, with his under him and feets showing at the back.

Huitzilopochtli was the Aztec Sun and War God. His other names included Xiuhpilli (Turquoise Prince) and Totec (...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1419079
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$295.00
A fine collection of no less than 13 textile fragments from Chimú or Chancay cultures of Peru, 10th.-15th. century AD.

Wonderful varied lot of different textiles, many with birds of prey and displaying fine weaving skills.

Size: The largest pieces 25 cm., several at or around 18-20 cm., others smaller.

Condition: Fragmentary, some better.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1419078
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$250.00
A lovely lot of 4 larger Textile purses, 11th.-15th. century AD.

Superb lot of finely weaved purses with birds and great colours, a superb set, ready to be mounted!

Size: triangular purses, 11 cm. to 13 cm. wide

Condition: Choice, very nice quality.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1419077
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$195.00
A wonderful lot of 4 larger Textiles, 11th.-15th. century AD.

Interesting lot of finely weaved bags and purses and fragments with birds and great colours, very nice set!

Size: 20 cm., 18 cm., 18 cm. and 12 cm. for the triangular purse.

Condition: Choice.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1419076
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$195.00
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A fine lot of two large Textile sash or belts, 11th.-15th. century AD.

Interesting lot of belts, finely weaved with birds and great colours, very nice set!

Size: The intact sash more than 50 cm. long, the other 21 cm.

Condition: Choice, one complete, the other fragmentary.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1419075
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$195.00
A fine lot of 5 Textile Rodents and another textile with a face, perhaps Mouses or Rats, 11th.-15th. century AD

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

Size: The largest measure 27 cm. total including tail.

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415236
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$1,375.00
Dominican republic, Taino culture, ca 1000-1300 AD. , ca. 1000 to 1300 AD.

An interesting and very rare carved ritual figure with a terrific ancient patina and provenance to an old German Collection. The sculpture was made in a white-cream stone, perhaps fossilized coral(?)

The Three Pointer Zemi stone figure are among the very few items from Taino referenced by Spanish chroniclers of the 15th century. The three-pointer is the most unique Taino shape with its characteristi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415164
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$1,950.00
Dominican republic, Taino culture, ca 1000-1300 AD. , ca. 1000 to 1300 AD. An elaborately carved ritual figure with a terrific ancient patina and provenance to an old German Collection.

The Three Pointer Zemi stone figure are among the very few items from Taino referenced by Spanish chroniclers of the 15th century. The three-pointer is the most unique Taino shape with its characteristic three cardinal points, and it's a fundamental symbol in the Taino religion.

This specime...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415102
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$2,650.00
Dominican republic, Taino culture, ca 1000-1300 AD. , ca. 1000 to 1300 AD. A large carved ritual figure with a terrific ancient patina and provenance to an old German Collection.

The Three Pointer Zemi stone figure are among the very few items from Taino referenced by Spanish chroniclers of the 15th century. The three-pointer is the most unique Taino shape with its characteristic three cardinal points, and it's a fundamental symbol in the Taino religion.

This specimen has t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415097
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$1,750.00
Dominican republic, Taino culture, ca 1000-1300 AD. , ca. 1000 to 1300 AD. An elaborately carved ritual figure with a terrific ancient patina and provenance to an old German Collection.

The Three Pointer Zemi stone figure are among the very few items from Taino referenced by Spanish chroniclers of the 15th century. The three-pointer is the most unique Taino shape with its characteristic three cardinal points, and it's a fundamental symbol in the Taino religion.

This spec...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415096
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$2,350.00
Dominican republic, Taino culture, ca 1000-1300 AD. , ca. 1000 to 1300 AD.

An elaborately carved ritual figure with a terrific ancient patina and provenance to an old German Collection.

The Three Pointer Zemi stone figure are among the very few items from Taino referenced by Spanish chroniclers of the 15th century. The three-pointer is the most unique Taino shape with its characteristic three cardinal points, and it's a fundamental symbol in the Taino religion.

T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1415095
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$7,500.00
Important massive stone figure, Pre-columbian, the Dominican Republic, Taino Culture, ca. 1000-1500 A.D.

One of most valuable Taino stone figures of the Hermann Hemeick collection, it's authentic and comes with a beautiful ancient patina and provenance, read below.

The massive sculpture depicts a squating Zemi / god or deity in the interesting and peculiar ancient Taino art form; here he is depicted with his hands resting on his thighs, perhaps starving as his ribcage stand...