Ancient Americas 2,000 B.C. - 1,500 A.D.
The following selection are from a private collection
who's owner asked to remain anonymous!
Section Two is from the private
From the Private
Collection of Terry & Kim Young
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Olmec Stucco mask
in. tall by 8 in. wide Yucatan Mexico.
600 B.C. to
- 2in. by 2in. made of a silver and
copper alloy used in ceremonies to pull pubic hair before blood
250 A.D. to 1200 A.D.
Mayan Poison Bottle
- 5in. wide by 2.5 wide with a
Mayan warrior admonishing a captive or perhaps an ancient
right of passage scene.
- 250 A.D. to 1200 A.D.
- Costa Rican Green Jade Celt
- 4.5 in. tall by 2 in. wide .A
ceremonial nephrite celt worn by a high ranking person.
- 300 A.D. to 1500 A.D.
Vera Cruz Stone Yoke
15in. long by 13in. wide by 3 in.
thick. dark brown hard stone,
250 - 950 A.D. Mexico.
Mayan Orange Ware Burial Urn
Large burial urn
8 in. tall by 12 in. in diameter. This fantastic urn has incised
glyphs and the face of the ruler for which it was made.
White Jalisco Male figure
- 11 in. tall by 6 in. wide. A
male done in a dark gray clay with a White slip. Fully
decorated with painted nails, head band, nose and ear plugs.
- 300 B.C. to 300 A.D.
Nayarit Lady in full dress
A very large Nayarit Lady in
full dress ,earrings, nose plug ,arm bands ,and scared
shoulders. 21 in. tall by 9 in. wide.
- 300 B.C. to 300 A.D. Mexico
Pregnant Lady in full dress
A wonderful Pregnant Lady in
full dress waiting for baby to arrive.
12.5 in. tall by 7 in. wide.
A wonderful Veracruz Incensario 12.75 in. tall
by 6.5 in. wide. with the spiny motif. This piece is in two parts.
- 250 A.D. to 950 A.D. Mexico
Mexico - Early Post Classic/Veracruz Winged
23 in. tall by 26 in. wide
600 - 900 AD.
Standing male figure wearing a
yoke around his waist, one hand holds an implement with a
twisted rope handle the other bears drapery over the forearm.
Ornate headdress of saurean form with two ferocious animal heads
flanking. Molded facial detail with realistic nose, recessed
eyes with bitumen pupils and open mouth with raised lips. Fine
attention to detail, especially about the fingers and toes.
Ca. 600-900 AD.
Molded terracotta figure seated on a high stool with his
arms crossed in a naturalistic pose with shoulders
Mexico - Olmec and Pre-Classic Cultures
Ca. 400 BC.
standing gray stone anthropomorphic axe figure having a
carved, heavy brow, slit mouth and differentiated legs, all
made by the string cut method.
Ca. 800-1000 AD.
terracotta vessel whose body is in the form of a rounded bowl
with curved neck with rimmed lip. At front is a molded saurean
head with stylized features and a pouring spout at the rear
doubles as the tail. Arms and legs in low relief on the body.