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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1410245
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An ancient stone head or Mask, Mayan, Mexico, dating to aprox 200-600 AD.

A finely sculptured fragment with facial features of a God preserved in a green stone, laquered to preserve it and with a modern pin on the back for purpose of mounting it.

Size: 6,7 cm. wide and 5,5 cm. tall. Rather massive and heavy for the size.

Ex. Helene Ferro.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1410202
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$185.00
Interesting collection of primarily Pre-Columbian bronze or cobber bells, pre 14th. century AD.

The lot consists of several Aztec-Mixtec types and perhaps also other ancient cultures. All are guaranteed pre-medieval era bells, though. One is quite large and impressive, others with decorated surfaces.

Sizes: Up to 7,5 cm. for the largest bell.

Condition: mostly intact, some with missing gongs and a few with smaller flaws.

Ex. Collection of Helene Fer...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1410179
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$165.00
A beautiful and larger pottery head of a man, ancient Mexico, likely Vera Cruz or related culture, 1st. millenium AD, classic periods.

A very attractive head with fine Meso-Indian features, mounted on a wooden base.

Size: 15,5 cm. mounted, Approx 9 cm. for the head alone.

Ex. Old Danish Collections, comes with provenance / COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1410177
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$275.00
A large vessel with zoomorphic creatures and symethric decoration in red orange and black, Nasca Culture, Peru, Middle Nazca ca. 200-400 AD

A beautiful larger vessel with finely preserved colours.

Size: 14,5 cm.

Condition: Nice few restored breaks in the upper part.

Ex. collection from Baden-Württemberg, 1930 - 1962.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1410174
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$295.00
A rare and attractive pottery bowl, Pre-Columbian Peru, Ica-Chincha Culture of the Ica Valley, Peru, ca. 1000-1476 AD (Comtemporary with Chancay and Inca Empire).

The Ica-Chincha culture refers to art that reigned in the Ica, Chincha and two other south Peruvian river valleys in the years 1000-1476 A.D. There is no full certainty as to the social structure of the culture, but apparently there was no strong central government, like the period of the Nasca culture on the south coast of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1408496
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$75.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

Nice tapestry woven fragment in vivid colours.

Size: Frame is a bit larger than A4 paper.

Condition: Choice, nicely preserved colours.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1408495
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Large Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

Wonderful large tapestry woven fragments Birds, very vivid colours and unusual large, beautifully framed in a mahogany frame.

Size: The frame is ca. 55 cm x 41 cm. the textile is ca. 37 cm x 22 cm.

Condition: Choice, nicely preserved colours.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1408494
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Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

Wonderful larger tapestry woven bag, with female figures on each side. Very vivid colours - a rare and intact textile.

Mounted in a nice wood and glass frame

Size: 10,3 x 9,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, basically intact.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1407778
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A set of two very large silver Chimú earplugs, 1000-1500 AD.

Interesting and attractive earplugs with a finely decorated upper disc and a tube shaped lower part. Made in fine quality silver and rare!

Diameter 5,7 cm

Condition: Very fine, smaller chips or losses. Finely patinated.

Ex. Private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1407503
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$495.00
Wonderful rare bronze Tumi, Moche Culture of Peru, ca. 200-500 AD.

The ritual bronze Tumi was used in offerings as a knife. The blade topped with a finial in the shape of a Shaman or Warrior holding a large sceptre.

Size: 20,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, the finial reattached, othervise completely intact with a fine green patina.

Ex. Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1407049
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$450.00
A very accomplished and wonderful condition pottery jar of an Amphora shape with handles and a wide mouth, Peruvian, Pre-Columbian Period, likely Wari/Huari or Nazca, 500-1000 AD.

Beautifully decorated with animals in the interior and geomethric decoration on the exterior, all in orange, red and black colours.

Size: ca. 17-18 cm. wide across handles and 12-13 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice to superb, perfectly intact even the rim, with some fading / wear to colour...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1407048
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$450.00
Extremely rare pottery bowl, Pre-Columbian Peru, Ica-Chincha Culture of the Ica Valley, Peru, ca. 1000-1476 AD (Comtemporary with Chancay and Inca Empire).

The Ica-Chincha culture refers to art that reigned in the Ica, Chincha and two other south Peruvian river valleys in the years 1000-1476 A.D. There is no full certainty as to the social structure of the culture, but apparently there was no strong central government, like the period of the Nasca culture on the south coast of Peru. T...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1407047
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$595.00
A very rare and superb pottery bowl, Pre-Columbian Peru, Ica-Chincha Culture of the Ica Valley, Peru, ca. 1000-1476 AD (Comtemporary with Chancay and Inca Empire).

The Ica-Chincha culture refers to art that reigned in the Ica, Chincha and two other south Peruvian river valleys in the years 1000-1476 A.D. There is no full certainty as to the social structure of the culture, but apparently there was no strong central government, like the period of the Nasca culture on the south coast of P...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1406759
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$875.00
Two extremely rare and very attractive figurines from the Manteno culture: An oval shaped vessel with a human face and crossed legs of an animal in front. The face and the mouth of the vessel are framed by dashed lines and a stylized, sitting man with oversized head, 1000-1500 AD.

Wonderful archaic and very artful details. This set is extremely rare; we haven't similar style figures from Manteno in the trade for more than 20 years of dealing!

Vessel: Length ca. 15cm, height...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1406748
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$250.00
Pre-Columbian globular pottery jar, Chancay Peru, 1000-1400 AD.

A beautiful and scarce larger pottery jar from the Chancay culture, globular shape with applied handles in both sides and tiny animals on both sides as well. The pottery greyish white with black line decoration.

Size: 19 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice!, some roughness to the edge of the spout, othervise intact.

Ex. A. Stensager Collection, formerly in a private German Collection, ex GM auc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1406747
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$250.00
Interesting double-chambered pottery vessel with bird, which is also a Flute, Pre-Columbian Peru, likely Lambayeque, 700-1400 AD.

As highly interesting, this double chambered vessel, also functions as a perfect well-sounding Flute!. You'll have to blow in the spout and a nice sound comes from the bird mounted on the other 'false' spout. In brown ware, decorated in white.

Size: 17 cm. wide and 14 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb or about so.

Ex. Danish P...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1406592
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$695.00
High quality and very large Stirrup vessel, Pre-Columbian Peru, Moche Culture, fase II or III, 100-400 AD.

A skilled and artfully painted vessel, with the motif done in red line on a cream ground. The motif includes two large coiled snakes and several types (at least three) of insects!

Moche culture skilled ceramists produced a great variety of exquisitely decorated vessels. The decoration is sometimes painted on the smooth surface of vessels, like on this specimen; other...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1406591
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A beautiful pottery figural stirrup vessel, Pre-Columbian Peru, Moche or Mochica culture, dating to late classical period III-IV, ca. 300-400 AD.

The vessel finely moulded as a seated fluteplayer, holding a large flute and painted with details in light brown on a cream ground. The spout protruding from his back.

Size: Nearly 22,5 cm. tall and rather substantial.

Condition: Choice. Thin hairline repair at one place on the spout and tyny chip to flute, othervise...