Antique weapons, paper ephemera and fine arts and crafts by Eric's Fabulous Finds Eric's Fabulous Finds
All Items : Art : Sculpture : Contemporary item #1068760
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$245.00
This handmade Bear Claw Shell Dish Shell dish is a spectacular work of art by a very fine Canadian potter named Jan Sells...
All Items : Militaria : Pre 1950 item #1187210
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$225.00

This blackjack dates from the early to mid 1900's and is a small, easily-concealed weapon consisting of a leather-wrapped lead weight attached to the end of a leather-wrapped coil spring. The strap on the end opposite the weight wraps around the wrist.

It works by storing kinetic energy in the dense core when swung, this stored energy then spreads the impact over a larger surface area; the leather covering lessens the chance of lacerating the skin and the chance of breaking bones...

All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066065
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$220.00
This lustruous graphite black-ware seed pot by Octavio Andrew is a fine example of this modern, classy, style of black on black Mata Ortiz pottery. Its perfect symmetry and geometric designs with stylized birds are characteristic of Octavio's bold, clean artwork. The pot was painstakingly stone polished and the artist incised his signature on the bottom of the pot. Yarn wrapped pottery ring included. Comes with certificate of authenticity.

Dimensions: Height 3 inches, Width 8 inches...

All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066064
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$215.00
Angel Amaya is known for his modern, streamlined, innovative and non-traditional designs and shapes. This seed pot by Angel Amaya reflects this originality while it also shows the training he received from Consolacion Quezada the older sister of Juan Quezada the Grandmaster of the Mata Ortiz style...
All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066073
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$215.00
Celia Lopez is Reynalda Quezada's sister-in-law, from whom she learned her craft in the late 1970's. Celia creates elegant pottery with her subtle colours and masterfully painted trademark butterfly patterns. This is a museum quality white clay vase with a highly desirable thin wall of natural earthen pottery and a satiny smooth polished finish. The artist's signature is incised on the bottom of the pot. Yarn wrapped pottery ring included...
All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066069
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$215.00
This classic seed pot by Arturo Lopez features a complex graduated cuadritos (small square) design reminiscent of Maurice Escher's optical illusions. It is painted in red and black on white clay and has a Mimbres goat design on the bottom. The artist incised his signature on the bottom of the pot. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity.

Dimensions: Height 3 inches, Width 5 inches, Opening 2 inches in diameter...

All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066070
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$210.00
This charming tortuga (desert tortoise) pot with red and black paint by Lourdes Lopez was inspired by traditional Paquime geometric designs and shows a meticulously executed pattern of cuadritos (small squares) on the back of the turtle.
Maria de Lourdes Lopez de Corona learned to pot from her grandmother Jesus Maria Sandoval and her mother Velia Mora de Lopez...
All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066075
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$200.00
Rare, museum quality wedding vessel by Jorge A. Ledezma with hand painted black Paquime inspired designs on mezclado (marbled clay that is produced by mixing red and yellow/white clay).  Jorge was taught by his mother Rosa Loya when he was a boy. He won a third place at the 2008 Concurso de la Cerámica de Mata Ortiz (annual contest). He is listed in the book “The Miracle of Mata Ortiz”and “The Magnetism of Mata Ortiz”. The artist's signature is incised on the bottom of the pot...
All Items : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1187106
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$200.00

Leather cosh or sap. Used by police forces in Wales, England and North America as well as sheriffs and badmen alike. This beauty has been hand stitched and dates from the 1800's and has seen quite a bit of use. Most police departments switched to the wooden baton (Billie Club) around the mid 1900's

Length: 11 1/2 inches, Width: 2 1/4 inches across the top, Weight: 17 1/2 ounces (488 grams).

Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

All Items : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1063695
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$200.00
This Gras t-bone bayonet was the last of the French sword type bayonets. It was manufactured from 1874 to about 1885 to fit the French Model 1874 "Gras" Infantry Rifle, a refinement of the Model 1866 Chassepot Infantry Rifle. This French bayonet is a Model 1874. It has a solid brass pommel with integral latching mechanism (push button/spring steel). The grips are wood...
All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066049
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$200.00
Julio Mora is known for his delicate and detailed paintwork work This tall, beautifully symmetrical seed pot or “olla” has a precise, geometric design with cuadritos (small squares) arranged in a diamond checkerboard pattern painted red and black on white clay which is the most difficult clay to handle...
All Items : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1060670
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$195.00
Native cedar carving representing a clam mask done by well known artist R. J. Hanuse (October 15, 1943-November 8, 2007) . Tribal affiliation: Kwakwaka' wakw clan (formerly Kwakiutl) British Columbia. Signed and dated 1980. Excellent condition with a few very slight light scratches possibly done during carving. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. Height: 6" Width: 3/4" Length: 10" weight: approximately 4 ounces (107 grams)
All Items : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 1910 item #1063687
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$190.00
This charming Native hand made clay Raven whistle was recovered in a dump near the Salish Indian Reserve in Sechelt B.C. The whistle appears to have been much used and probably dates from 1880 to 1910. Comes with a signed letter of provenance that accompanied the whistle when I acquired it in 1996.The Pender Harbour area was once the winter capital of the Coast Salish nation, specifically the Shishalh tribe. A severe smallpox epidemic in 1862 nearly eliminated this thriving population, and the ...
All Items : Miscellaneous : Pre 1930 item #1243149
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$175.00
Unique vintage ladies feather hat. Because of it's unique design, it will fit most women. Truly a one-of-a-kind piece.
All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066047
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$150.00
This highly polished black on black seed jar with raised snake and texturing is typical of Paty Quezada's classy, subtle and understated style. The artist incised her signature at the bottom of the pot. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity.

Dimensions: Height 3 inches, Width 4 inches. Opening approximately 1-1/4 inches.

The history of Mata Ortiz, both the village and the pottery, can be traced through the archaeological remains of nearby Casas Grandes (Spanish for Great Ho...

All Items : Ethnic : Native American : Pre 2000 item #1060680
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$150.00
Native polychrome cedar carving of Thunderbird and Eagle signed and dated 1997 by artist Eli Billy. Tribal affiliation: Ehattesaht Nation, British Columbia. Excellent condition. This is a hard to find carving by this artist. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. Height: 11" Width: 6" Depth: 1" Weight: 12 ounces (327 grams)
All Items : Religious Items : Pre 1800 item #1063685
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$125.00
Antique wooden cross circa 1750. Bought from the estate of a family that lived for centuries in Brazil and owned a slave plantation there. This cross was acquired in a small village in the Brazilian jungle by the head of the family in the 1930’s. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

 Length 3 ¼ inches, width 3 inches, depth ½ inch, weight 1 ¾ ounces.

All Items : Pottery and Stoneware : Art Pottery and Stoneware : Contemporary item #1066044
Eric's Fabulous Finds
$125.00
Very elegant glossy black, deeply-incised graphite plato (plate) by Lupita Quezada done in textured or tejido, indentations in the damp clay to produce a “braided” cloth-like look, then highly polished (a technique invented by her uncle Reynaldo Quezada). Lupita is Juan Quezada's youngest sister and the wife of Hector Quintana (both spouses work in a similar style). The artist's signature is incised at the bottom of the plate. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity.

Dimensions: Heigh...

 
member of
CYBERATTIC
Collectibles and Antiques ~ Est. 1996 ©
   
 
a  company  ~ enabling vibrant online markets ©2011