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Rare Mezcala Guerrero Stone Idol

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre AD 1000   item# 1277404 (stock# 100588)

Rare Mezcala Guerrero Stone Idol
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Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
(720) 890-7700


 

Pre-Columbian, Guerrero, Mexico, ca. 300 BCE. A large and extremely rare Mezcala (type M22) standing male figure, with string cut appendages and facial features. What sets this one apart is the wonderful coloration of the stone. It was made from a deep burgundy stone with green and gray inclusions. The result is an incredibly beautiful example! 6-3/4"H. Roughness to top of head else choice.
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Greek Bronze Bracelet - Modern Sculpture Base

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Bronze: Pre AD 1000   item# 1277399 (stock# 100587)

Greek Bronze Bracelet - Modern Sculpture Base
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Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
(720) 890-7700


 

Greek Empire, Ca 5th century BCE. Ancient bronze bracelet in rounded form overlapping for about 20% of its length. Ends of bracelet with double ridges and "feather" pattern extends from each end about 2-1/2". Bracelet has been mounted on a Bob Dodge original base in the form of a human hand and arm-bone, nails painted red and golden-toned ring on ring finger. Bracelet measures 3-1/4"D. Base measures 5-1/2"L x 5-3/4"H. ...click for details


A Pair of Egyptian Bronze Eyes

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Bronze: Pre AD 1000   item# 1277398 (stock# 100569)

A Pair of Egyptian Bronze Eyes
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(720) 890-7700


SOLD 

Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, Dynasties 26 through 30, Ca 662 to 315 BCE. The arched bronze eye rims with extended cosmetic lines, inlaid with limestone sclera, painted with round black irises, framed by curved bronze eye brows, Custom stand works to show the impact of these eyes that have seen 23 centuries pass. Each eye is 3-1/2"W, stand measures 7-3/4"W and total height is 5". Intact/choice, save minor pigment wear as shown. ...click for details


Veracruz Peccary Eating Human Brain

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Pre 1492   item# 1277397 (stock# 100568)

Veracruz Peccary Eating Human Brain
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(720) 890-7700


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Pre-Columbian, Veracruz, Mexico, Ca 600 CE. Macabre, rare and totally cool! Pottery storage jar molded in the form of a peccary (a close cousin to the javelina), shown hunched over a human brain appearing to be eating it. The details of the brain's various ridges clearly delineated and enhanced with added pigment - as is the mouth of the peccary. 12"L x 8"H, repaired from about 10 large sections, restoration over breaks. ...click for details


Egyptian Amarna Period Amulet / Gold Pendant

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Faience: Pre AD 1000   item# 1276994 (stock# 100419)

Egyptian Amarna Period Amulet / Gold Pendant
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(720) 890-7700


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Egypt, 18th Dynasty, Ca 1350 to 1300 BCE. Small but colorful and choice faience amulet of a pharaoh in blue and green glaze. Pharaoh stands with one hand to his belly, other holding a flail, royal beard in green, set in modern high karat gold pendant. Gold is stamped in Hebrew characters. 0.50"W x 1.13"H (1.27 W x 2.86 H cm). Excellent condition! Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, C ...click for details


Egyptian Steatite Amulet, 18K Gold Pendant

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Faience: Pre AD 1000   item# 1276992 (stock# 100392)

Egyptian Steatite Amulet, 18K Gold Pendant
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Egypt, New Kingdom to Late Dynastic, Ca 1500 to 600 BCE. Octagonal green steatite amulet with seated ruler being crowned with a wreath by Victory. Set in 18kt gold bezel/pendant. 0.75"W x 0.88"H (1.91 W x 2.22 H cm). Quite excellent. Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompa ...click for details


Byzantine 24K Gold Ring - Greek Lettering

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Byzantine: Pre AD 1000   item# 1276988 (stock# 100389)

Byzantine 24K Gold Ring - Greek Lettering
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(720) 890-7700


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Byzantine, ca 5th to 8th century CE. Beautiful high karat (tests at 24 kt) gold ring with circular table impressed with Greek lettering, stamped in the center with standing bull. About a US size 8. 5.5 grams. 0.88"W x 0.88"H (2.22 W x 2.22 H cm) Choice and wearable Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificat ...click for details


Pre-Columbian Toltec Stone Figurine

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1275360 (stock# 80024)

Pre-Columbian Toltec Stone Figurine
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Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
(720) 890-7700


995.00 

Pre-Columbian, Central Mexico, Toltec possibly Aztec culture, mid 10th - 15th century CE. Reminiscent of the enormous Atlantes of Tula, though considerably smaller in scale, this piece was carved to represent a warrior or nobleman. Hand carved from volcanic rock with fine facial features and nicely delineated attire. 5"T x 1-1/2"W at widest point Normal wear from age. Else intact and excellent condition.
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Pre-Columbian Mace Head - Jaguar Form

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1275356 (stock# 80021)

Pre-Columbian Mace Head - Jaguar Form
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1195.00 

Pre-Columbian, Costa Rica, ca. 500 to 800 CE. Handsome ceremonial mace head carved from white stone with light green hue in the form of a jaguar head donning carved earspools with string-cut facial features. This is how authentic mace heads look before they are polished - typically overpolished. Custom, museum-quality stand. 4"D x 2-1/2"W. Near choice.
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Greek Hellenistic Pottery Strap-Handled Lamp

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1275235 (stock# 100443)

Greek Hellenistic Pottery Strap-Handled Lamp
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695.00 

Greece, Ca 3rd century BCE. Fine and near choice pottery oil lamp in brown slip, large central opening and small spout, large strap handle at rear. 4-1/4" L. Near choice

Provenance: Ex-H.J. Berk collection
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Greek Hellenistic Dove Rattle

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1275234 (stock# 100442)

Greek Hellenistic Dove Rattle
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795.00 

Greece, Hellenistic period, Ca 2nd century BCE. Large and life-like terracotta dove, with detailed feathers, short curled legs underneath, body filled with small stone so it rattles when shook. 7"L. Old chip to beak, small surface weathering else quite excellent.

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Greek Megarian Impressed Redware Bowl

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1275233 (stock# 100441)

Greek Megarian Impressed Redware Bowl
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695.00 

Greece, ca 2nd to 1st century BCE. Mold-made pottery bowl in deep brown fabric, made to mimic the more expensive metal bowls of the period. Lower half decorated with palmettes, star at base. 4" D x 3" H. Decoration a bit weak, loss of pigment as shown.

Provenance: Ex-private collection of William Dale, a career diplomat stati ...click for details



Early Egyptian Stone Cosmetic Palette

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1275229 (stock# 100436)

Early Egyptian Stone Cosmetic Palette
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Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
(720) 890-7700


3245.00 

Egypt, Pre-Dynastic, Ca 3200 BCE. "Green" schist palette in nearly rectangular form, with a border of three incised lines, reverse left reserved. 6-1/2" H x 5-3/4" W. Chip to two corners, else quite excellent. Custom stand.

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Pre-Columbian Olmec Stone Head (Baby Face)

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Stone: Pre 1492   item# 1275216 (stock# 100431)

Pre-Columbian Olmec Stone Head (Baby Face)
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Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
(720) 890-7700


$395.00 

Southern Mexico to Guatemala, ca. 1000-400BCE. Stone head of baby face Olmec figure shows hallmark Olmec facial features such as its jowly face, downturned jaguar mouth, and slanted eyes. The head is pear-shaped, a sign of high status most likely due to an artificial cranial deformation, as the Olmec traditionally wore tight-fitting helmets. Note the indentation at the back of his head likely caused by this practice. 2 1/2"L x 1 3/4"W x 1 3/4"D at widest. Large fragment of head as ...click for details


Greek Polychrome Dionysus Applique, ex-Bonhams

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre 1492   item# 1275215 (stock# 100430)

Greek Polychrome Dionysus Applique, ex-Bonhams
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SOLD 1195.00 

East Greek, Ca middle 6th century BCE. Superb archaic Greek terracotta applique of Dionysus - famous for his drunken banquets - shown reclining on his couch, large rhyton filled with wine, with much original red and white pigmentation. 3-3/4" H by 3-1/2" L. Beautiful for the fragment it is.

Provenance: Ex H. Berk collection, C ...click for details


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