Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1453052 (stock #SS531)
Arte Xibalba
$75.00
A fine Maya stamp seal from Guatemala, ca. 300 – 600 AD. It is 2-1/8 inches in diameter and depicts a monkey deity. Monkeys were revered and credited with teaching the Maya how to write glyphs. Good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1452921 (stock #SS457)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
A unique Colima sello (roller seal) vessel from West Mexico, ca. 300 BC – 300 AD. It is 2-3/8” long, 1-1/4” in diameter and is decorated with a deeply carved chevron design typical of the Las Tunas types. In addition to being a fine sello, it is also a vessel, most likely used for snuff. The rim is double perforated for attachment of a cover. In excellent condition, with good mineral deposits.

Cf. Enciso “Design Motifs of Ancient Mexico”, page 2.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre 1492 item #1027666 (stock #CH888)
Arte Xibalba
$850.00
An exceptional Chimu wood staff from Peru, ca. 1100 – 1450 AD. This rare example is 22-1/2” long and features a nicely detailed head topped with a large flared element. The carving is surrounded by multiple bands of delicate pyro-incised designs. In superb condition, fine patina, mounted on stand.