Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1440511 (stock #SB156)
Arte Xibalba
$75.00
A nice Olmecoid or Mezcala greenstone pendant from Mexico, ca. 1200 - 400 BC. It is 2-3/8" wide, is made from beautiful speckled jadeite and has a deep groove on the front. Highly polished and perforated for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1440509 (stock #VA140)
Arte Xibalba
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A rare Valdivia stone container from Ecuador, ca. 3500 - 1500 BC. This fine jar is 1-7/8" in diameter and is carved from a dark gray stone. In perfect condition, with strong mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1440282 (stock #ST78)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
A trio of Maya stone celts from Guatemala, ca. 250 - 700 AD. They range from 1-5/8" to 2-1/8" long and are made from highly polished light green and black stone. These examples are votive pieces called "Tears of the Gods" and were thrown into the fields as offerings to agricultural deities.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1440088 (stock #SB287)
Arte Xibalba
$65.00
A pair of choice Tairona crystal beads from Colombia, ca. 1000 – 1500 AD. The first is a 2-3/8” long, bi-conically drilled, tubular bead/pendant. The second is a 7/8” long “bullet” type pendant. Both are clear and translucent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1434002 (stock #MA1803)
Arte Xibalba
$2,000.00
A magnificent Maya jade pendant from the Nebaj area of Guatemala, ca. 250 - 700 AD. This choice pendant is 2-1/2" wide, 1-7/8" high and depicts an individual with fancy headdress and large ear ornaments. The piece is carved from beautiful green jade and is drilled laterally for suspension. Highly polished, good mineral deposits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1432977 (stock #MX120)
Arte Xibalba
$100.00
A beautiful Chontal pendant from the Tabasco area of Mexico, ca. 400 BC - 300 AD. It is 2" high and is carved from beautifully mottled green-gray stone. The artist created an eerie, stylized face, with eyes and mouth set of by a highly polished surface. Perforated at the top for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1412559 (stock #IN568)
Arte Xibalba
$125.00
An excellent Inca club head from Peru, ca. 1300 – 1500 AD. This fine full-groove example is 2-1/2” long, is carved from speckled hardstone and has an unusual indentation on one end.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1394892 (stock #CV225)
Arte Xibalba
$200.00
A lovely Chavin stone bowl or mortar from Peru, ca. 1200 – 200 BC. This choice 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 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.