Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
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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 : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1364788 (stock #TR130)
Arte Xibalba
$225.00
A rare Tairona pectoral pendant from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. It is 3” long and is carved from the columella of a large shell. It depicts a bird of prey and is drilled and cut to depict an open beak holding prey. Highly polished, good mineral deposits, mounted on custom stand.

Cf. Levenson “Circa 1492 – Art in the Age of Exploration”, page 622.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1361641 (stock #JM883)
Arte Xibalba
$750.00
An exquisite Jamacoaque snuff jar from Ecuador, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. It is 4-1/4” in diameter and is made in the form of a ceremonial hut. Connected to the container is a couple mounted on an attached platform. The male is depicted with one hand raised, the female with both hands held to her abdomen and her hollow body containing rattles. Superb appliqué workmanship, good blue and gold paint remnants and good mineral deposits.
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1359320 (stock #TR147)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A exceptional Tairona gold nose ornament from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. This superb tumbaga example is 1” wide, weighs 6 grams and shows good mineral deposits. In exceptional condition. Rare type.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1355557 (stock #QU56)
Arte Xibalba
$375.00
A fine Quimbaya figure from the Middle Cauca region of Colombia, ca. 1200 – 1400 AD. This standing male is 7-1/2” high and is depicted with hands held to the chest. He has the typical enigmatic expression on his face and the hollow body contains rattles, an unusual feature. In excellent condition, with strong mineral deposits.

Cf. Labbe “Colombia Before Columbus”, page 74.

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 : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1331301 (stock #EC86)
Arte Xibalba
$300.00
An exceptional Guangala shell carving from Ecuador, ca. 400 BC – 500 AD. This rare amulet is 3” high and depicts a beautifully detailed shaman. He is posed standing, shown in the characteristic profile, with an inlaid bead used to create the eye. Perfect, with good mineral deposits. Mounted on stand.