Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
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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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1246537 (stock #CO941)
Arte Xibalba
$650.00
A superb Colima bowl from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. This choice Comala phase example is 7-1/4” in diameter and is decorated with a trio of serpents, executed in relief. The slip is highly burnished and shows good mineral deposits, with strong calcification on the inside.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1308786 (stock #CO1069)
Arte Xibalba
$225.00
A fine Pihuamo figure from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. This seated male is 6” high and depicts an individual with hands resting on the knees. He is wearing a simple headdress and is adorned with large ear ornaments and bracelets. Intact, with good mineral deposits. Museum deaccession.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1323032 (stock #JA308)
Arte Xibalba
$250.00
A fine Jalisco figure from West Mexico, ca. 200 BC - 350 AD. This fine Ameca style Mother Goddess is 5-3/8" high and is depicted with arms spread to her sides. She is adorned with the characteristic headdress, a painted necklace and ear ornaments highlighted with red pigment. The white kaolin slip shows extensive mineral deposits and is nicely burnished.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1337414 (stock #VC95)
Arte Xibalba
$200.00
A fine Vera Cruz figure from Mexico, ca. 300 BC - 300 AD. This excellent Remojadas type is 4-1/8" high and is adorned with a fancy loincloth, complex headdress, segmented necklace and matching ear ornaments. Good mineral deposits and chapopote décor. Mounted on stand.

Cf. Leyenaar “Von Kuste Zu Kuste”, page 89.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1340571 (stock #H471)
Arte Xibalba
$125.00
A group of five rare Teotihuacan zoomorphic head fragments from Mexico, ca. 400 – 650 AD. They are 1-1/2” to 2” long/wide and include a harpy eagle, serpent, jaguar and dog examples. All with good mineral deposits, some with paint remnants, all are individually mounted.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1343567 (stock #NY92)
Arte Xibalba
$600.00
An exquisite Nayarit figure from West Mexico, ca. 200 BC - 300 AD. This lovely Ixtlan del Rio example is 6-5/8" high and portrays an ornately adorned individual. He is depicted seated, wrapped in a beautifully decorated blanket. The intricately painted designs give us insight into what textiles from that area would have looked like. He is further adorned with large ear ornaments, a striped headdress and traditional facial décor. In superb condition, with vivid paint and good mineral deposits. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1354037 (stock #ZP78)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
An excellent Zapotec molded figurine from Oaxaca, ca. 100 – 500 AD. This standing female is 4-1/4” high and is adorned with a large headdress and ear ornaments. Intact, with strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1354776 (stock #CO1104)
Arte Xibalba
$375.00
An extraordinarily large Colima figure from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC - 300 AD. This choice archaic Tekoman example is 10-3/8" high and depicts a man wearing a complex headdress wrapped around the characteristic elongated head. His ears are pierced, indicating large ear ornaments. Nicely burnished, strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1356373 (stock #H362)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
A group of five large Pre-Columbian head fragments from Mexico, ca. 300 BC - 500 AD. They range from 1-1/2" to 2" in height and include an Olmecoid, a Vera Cruz, a Huastec and Pre-Classic examples. All are excellent examples that are nicely mounted and make for a fine exhibit.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1356861 (stock #NY231)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
An adorable Chinesco canine effigy vessel from Nayarit, West Mexico, ca. 50 – 200 AD. This cute doggie is 4” high, 3-1/2” in diameter and depicts a puppy with a broad grin on its expressive face. The head is nicely detailed and the body retains remnants of black decorative designs. Intact, with strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1358337 (stock #NY234)
Arte Xibalba
$750.00
An imposing Nayarit warrior from West Mexico, ca. 200 BC – 300 AD. This large Ixtlan del Rio figure is 13-1/2” high and depicts a warrior wearing a fancy conical headdress and striped tunic. He is holding a weapon that has a spear point on one end and a mace head on the other. He is adorned with the multiple ear ornaments characteristic of this style, as well as a large nose ring and bracelets. Extensively painted overall, good mineral deposits.

Cf. Leyenaar “Von Kuste Zu Kuste...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1359553 (stock #JA345)
Arte Xibalba
$175.00
A fine Jalisco figure from West Mexico, ca. 1 – 250 AD. This lovely Cuisillos example is 5” high and depicts a pregnant female, with hands grasping the heavy belly and the hollow belly button acting as the firing hole. The figure appears to have been in a fire in antiquity and has good mineral deposits and extensive calcified roots overall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1360348 (stock #JA211)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A fine Jalisco figure from West Mexico, ca. 200 BC – 300 AD. This lovely example is 5” high and depicts a seated male. He is wearing a beautifully decorated poncho that is draped over his knees. He is adorned with a headband, as well as nose and ear ornaments. Strong paint, good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1360500 (stock #VC143)
Arte Xibalba
$425.00
An excellent Vera Cruz warrior figure from Mexico, ca. 300 – 600 AD. This elaborate Remojadas example is 8” high and depicts a warrior in complex ceremonial regalia including wings, an avian headdress and extensive jewelry. Heavily painted with chapopote. Repaired.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1361210 (stock #CO1528)
Arte Xibalba
$175.00
An unusually large Colima bed figure from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. It is 6-1/4” long and depicts a female deceased during childbirth. Her head rests between large cushions and she is held to the funerary pallet with a broad cloth. Intact, retaining its vivid orange paint and extensive mineral encrustation.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1363406 (stock #CO1533)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A lovely Colima olla from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. It is 7” in diameter, 7” high and stands on a trio of avian form legs. Tip of one leg reattached, else in excellent condition, with good mineral deposits on the highly burnished red slip.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1364357 (stock #CP130)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
A lovely Chupicuaro olla from Mexico, ca. 400 – 100 BC. This fine bi-chrome vessel is 5-1/4” in diameter, has a pair of loop handles and is decorated with radiating linear décor executed in red over cream. Vivid paint, good mineral deposits.