As Found Hohokam Anasazi Tortoise Effigy Fetish

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THE HOGUP TRADE COMPANY

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As found Hohokam Tortoise Effigy/Fetish .

Legally found on private land in Central Arizona. Made out of a fantastic dark reddish brown Lave, ground and shaped by hand. No brainer for being authentic. Excellent age and ground contact patina. Workmanship consistent with other artifacts of its type. Has been inspected with ultra violet light and microscopically. Plug is 4 1/4" in diameter not including head, 2" thick. Dates from 675 yrs. B.P. to 965 yrs. B.P.

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Terms and Conditions of Sale

1) Payment; I DO NOT EXCEPT "E" CHECKS . DO NOT PAY UNTIL I HAVE SENT YOU AN INVOICE. You can make payment with PayPal with any credit or debit card or instant bank transfer. NO "E" CHECKS!!!!  Payment is due prior to any items being shipped. Payment using PayPal 3% usage fee added, payment through Go Antiques 7% buyers fee added.

2) ) Shipping; We do not make ANY money off of this fee!! The shipping cost includes delivery to the post office, shipping materials either wrapping paper, bubble wrap and peanuts, priority mail, and tracking/ conformation. All items are insured for shipping "NO EXCEPTIONS". Most of the items we ship we use the postal service boxes which are free, but when we have to have a custom box or double the postal service boxes to make a larger container for your item then it costs more. If there is any remaining funds left over more than $1.00 we will refund it back to you. This item will also be sent with conformation, the number will be emailed to you for tracking purposes. We will only ship to confirmed addresses.

3) RETURNS: Item must be received back in the same condition as sent. A %100 refund for items found not to be authentic, this includes your authentication fees (provide original kill letter from authenticator) and shipping costs to and from authenticator, all other reasons refund made less S/H/I. We try to type each piece as best we can, but it is up to you the buyer to view the photos provided or ask for more to make the final determination as to what type of point, pottery, basket, or anything else you are buying is. If you return any artifact that has not been looked at by a qualified authenticator , your refund will be less S/H/I and any associated fees.

4) DAMAGED ITEMS: If you receive your item damaged please contact The Hogup Trade Company immediately, I will need photos of the damaged item, shipping container and packing material. I will then make a claim to the carrier. I will also need to have the damaged item returned and all shipping material so I can turn them over to the carrier for inspection. Once claim has been filed and approved and item has been returned I will refund all of your money including S/H/I.

 

Item Details

Reference #:
NatArt 334
Quantity
1
Category
Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
Department
Antiques
Year
675 yrs. B.P. to 965 yrs. B.P.
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
4.50 x 2.00 x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
as found near mint
Material
Lave stone