Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1365068 (stock #SB213)
Arte Xibalba
$450.00
A choice Sinu necklace from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. It is 30” long and is comprised of clear crystal beads, with a large crisocola barrel bead used as a central pendant. Wearable, but would benefit from a nice closure.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1363403 (stock #MZ80)
Arte Xibalba
$400.00
A beautiful Mixtec stone pendant from Mexico, ca. 1000 - 1500 AD. This masterfully detailed example is 1-3/8" long and depicts a fox, portrayed with its head twisted to look over its back. Even the feet on the underside are finished in fine detail. Carved from speckled olive green serpentine and perforated for suspension. Highly polished, perfect.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1360439 (stock #SB215)
Arte Xibalba
$450.00
An excellent Sinu necklace from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. It is 31” long and is comprised of fine translucent crystal and beautiful green crisocola beads. Ready to wear or display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1354697 (stock #CR682)
Arte Xibalba
$400.00
A choice Nicoya axe god pendant from Costa Rica, ca. 500 – 1500 AD. This lovely deity celt is 3-3/4” long and is made from nicely speckled jadeite. The superbly detailed facial features are deeply cut and drilled, the septum is a high ridge and it is drilled though the neck for suspension. Heavy mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1354424 (stock #IN611)
Arte Xibalba
$75.00
A fine Inca stone votive axe from southern Ecuador, ca. 1300 - 1500 AD. It is 2-1/2" high and is carved from the blueish-gray sedimentary stone characteristic of the area. Nice form, heavy mineral deposits, mounted on stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1339747 (stock #CV225)
Arte Xibalba
$225.00
A lovely Chavin stone bowl or mortar from Peru, ca. 1200 – 200 BC. This fine example is 2-7/8” in diameter and is carved from fine-grained, light brown stone. Beautifully polished and extensively used. Good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1325260 (stock #OL30)
Arte Xibalba
$450.00
An excellent Olmec snuff spoon from Guatemala, ca. 1000 - 500 BC. This rare example is 4-1/4" long and is made from light green jade. The long bar is grooved and the three extensions all have shallow indentations drilled. Nicely polished, strong mineral encrustation. Mounted on custom stand

Cf. "The Olmec World", page 305.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1194152 (stock #CV121)
Arte Xibalba
$725.00
An excellent Chavin stone plate from Peru, ca. 1200 - 200 BC. This choice Cupisnique type example is 9-1/2" in diameter and is made from a beautifully speckled gray stone. The interior is convex and perfectly smoothed, with just the minor pitting expected from this type of stone, which has fine Hematite and Pyrite inclusions. The small rim chip occurred in antiquity. A great example.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #985372 (stock #CR217)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
A fine jadeite pendant from Costa Rica, ca. 500 BC – 1000 AD. This thin "blade pendant” is 3-3/4” long and is double perforated at the top for suspension. The dark green stone has a lovely calcified patina, evidencing water-borne mineral intrusion into the burial site. Nice example.