For Sale: From my personal collection now selling--5 North American Indian ancient antiquities, buy one or all.
1] 2 Colima pottery artifacts from western Mexico.
a] "red ware" male figure--measures 6" tall x 3.5" wide x 1.5" deep. Clay, with traces of reddish color. Some nicks/old chips as expected, with some dirt still evident. From I believe the Shaft Tomb Culture of Colima, dating from 350BC-300AD. In overall good condition, a wonderful artifact! $450. obo.
b] "red ware" pot--measures 3.75" tall x 3.25"wide x 2.75" deep, Clay, with traces of reddish color. Some nicks/old chips as expected. Again from the Shaft Tomb Culture of Colima, dated 350BC-300 AD. Both of these Colima artifacts I bought together, from same collection, about 20 years ago, in USA. Again in overall good condition. $200. obo NOW SOLD
c] Small carved face, measures 1.5" tall x .50" wide x .75" deep, made of hard stone, possibly brown jade. Culture of origin uncertain. Peru? One chip at base. Overall good condition. $35.
2] 2 North American Indian artifacts, from central Pennsylvania.
a] Indian Paintpot, or possibly small grinding stone for herbs, etc. found by my father along the banks of the Susquehanna River about 30 years ago. Very dark green patina. Measures 6.5" long x 4" wide x 1.25" deep. Heavy stone, with a depression on back possibly to help hold the stone while using it. Unusual artifact. $300.
b] American Indian Celt ["Tomahawk"], I bought from a large private collection of a 90 year old man from central Pennsylvania, about 10 years ago. Measures 5.5" long x 2.75" wide x 1.25" deep. Hard stone, smoothly finished. grooveless celt. Uniform grey color. Has remnant of residue of rectangular identification tag that was on it at some point in its history, and has well presented identification code "I/140" written on one corner.
Also note I have a 1920's Hupa Indian hat/basket for sale on Craigslist I am selling in a separate ad. Click on all my ads further down in this ad to see it.
I believe all 5 of these Indian artifacts to be authentic antiques, not reproductions, and I offer full money back guarantee [minus any postage costs] if returned within 60 days of shipping if in the original condition I shipped it
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