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Издание представляет собой уникальный каталог произведений декоративно-прикладного искусства американских индейцев. Здесь представлено все, от амулетов и идолов, одежды, обуви, посуды, до луков со стрелами, томагавков и … даже детских люлек. Отличные фото дадут самое лучшее представление о культуре аборигенов Нового света. Каждая фотография дополнена описанием предметов, указана их цена.

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To 28 in. $250-350 122 123 121 126 128 125 127 118. Pre-Columbian Rock Crystal Necklace, Peru, Moche, c. , compressed shaped beads with large teardrop shaped pendant, modern clasp, approx. lg. 18 in. $400-600 119. Pre-Columbian Carved Stone Necklace, Colombia, Tairona, c. , with six carved stone frogs, carved from various stones including carnelian and emerald, modern clasp, lg. 15 in. com 31 129 120. Pre-Columbian Amethyst Necklace, Peru, Moche, c. , with graduated oval and compressed shaped beads, (restrung), lg.

With highly stylized central figure, the torso with framed double snakes, with multiple-headed snake devices at both ends, with braided selvage on two ends, (damage, possible early repairs), 51 x 62 in. Provenance: Collection of Michael Mitchell, collected in the 1920s by his great-grandfather Ernest Mitchell. $2,500-3,500 195. Pre-Columbian Painted Textile Cushma, Peru, Chancay, c. , woven in two panels and painted with geometric bordered panels, each with a standing figure with crescent-shaped headdress, surrounded by stylized fish or animals, (damage), 33 x 27 in.

An abstract two-headed form on four spiral circles, the larger head with four rows of small rings, with ferocious grin and large eyes, the smaller head with single ringed crest and horse-like profile, wd. 2 1/4 in. $400-600 110 111 112 114. Two Pre-Columbian Necklaces, Colombia, c. , the first with small shell beads, nine carnelian frog beads, and a tumbaga bird pendant, the second with stone beads and large green-blue frog pendant, lg. to 18 in. $250-350 115. Two Pre-Columbian Necklaces, Colombia, Tairona, c.

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