All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1278920
RARE IBIS HEAD AND NECK IN BRONZE, DATING TO THE THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXI-XXV, CIRCA 1069-664 B.C.

This bronze Ibis once had a body of wood or steatite and legs of bronze, now lost. The head with a small tang for attachment, is of the finest style of the period with a curved ridged beak, eyes recessed for inlay.

Size: A larger piece measuring 63 wide x 62 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1278919
A large Hardstone, likely diorite, amulet in the form of the Eye of Horus, dating to the 1st. millenium BC.

Udjat amulets in fine hardstone are scarce and this a nice specimen!

Size: 32 x 25 mm.

Condition: Choice, intact with beautiful ancient surfaces.

Ex. Classical art, J. Rubens, and formerly in a Danish Private Collection for many years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1278918
FAIANCE AMULET OF WALKING GOD,THIRD INTERMEDIATE-LATE PERIOD, 21ST-30TH DYNASTY, CIRCA 1070-332 B.C.

Finely detailed blue faience amulet, likely of the ram-headed deity Khnum, in a walking pose, hands at his sides, with a kilt worn round his waist.

Size: ca. 30 mm.

Condition: Unfortunately missing it's head, wonderful colour and very detailed style!

Ex. Classical art, J. Rubens, and formerly in a Danish Private Collection for many years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1278905
RARE EGYPTIAN FIGURE OF BES IN TQO-COURED FAIANCE, DATING TO THE LATE PERIOD, 1ST. MILL BC.

Finely moulded and with two colours, light blue and yellowish green, the god Bes standing in nude, wearing plumes. Pierced through for suspension. Bes was the Egyptian deity worshipped as a protector of households and in particular mothers and children.

Size: c. 24 mm.

High unusual in two colours!

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Classical art, J...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1278896
CHOICE EGYPTIAN FIGURE OF BES IN STONE, DATING TO THE LATE PERIOD, 600-300 BC.

Finely carved in Steatite, the god Bes with a abundance of details. Standing, nude figure of Bes in the round, wearing plumes. Pierced through for suspension. Bes was the Egyptian deity worshipped as a protector of households and in particular mothers and children.

Size: 34 mm.

Condition: Nearly superb, unimportant chip to the base Ex. Classical art, J...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1278895
SUPERB COLOUR FAIANCE DJED PILLAR, later 2nd. millenium BC.
En exceptional Djed pillar pendant in a fantastic blue colour. Pierced all through - vertically

Size: 28 mm.

Ex. Classical art, J. Rubens, and formerly in a Danish Private Collection for many years. The djed (/dʒɛd/ in English) symbol is one of the more ancient and commonly found symbols in Egyptian mythology. It is a pillar-like symbol in hieroglyphics representing stability...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1278894
FINE BRONZE PENDANT AS THE SEATED HARPOCRATES, 1SS. MILLENIUM BC

Fine style pendant of the seated Harpocrates. A loop in his back.

Size: 45 mm.

Condition: Superb, finely patinated.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought locally and brought back from Cyprus in the early 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1278891
NICE BRONZE MACE HEAD, DATING 1ST.-3RD. CENTURY AD.

A scarce Roman bronze mace head used in the roman legions in the 3rd. century AD, by Roman axillary forces

Size: ca. 48 x 28 mm.

Condition: Superb, nice patina.

Ex. Classical art, J. Rubens, and formerly in a Danish Private Collection for many years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1278890
LARGE PHALLIC BRONZE APPLIQUE, DATING 1ST.-3RD. CENTURY AD.

A large heavy phallic bronze applique, likely for use as decoration in the military. The applique shaped as a mans penis and scrotum and a large section of his belly. Remnants of the original iron pin at the back.

Size: Massive piece, weighing 102,5 grams! The piece is ca. 56 x 46 mm.

Condition: Superb, super nice patina.

Ex. Classical art, J...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278888
CHOICE CYPRIOT POTTERY JUG, DATING TO THE LATE HELLENISTIC PERIOD, 1ST. CENTURY BC.-1ST CENTURY AD

A nice attractive jug with one handle, cylindrical decoration around the neck and a wide body. Unglaced sea-find with encrustations.

Size: 15 cm. tall and 14 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and intact!

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought locally and brought back from Cyprus in the early 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278887
CHOICE CYPRIOT LAGYNOS (OIL FLASK), DATING TO THE LATE HELLENISTIC PERIOD, 3RD.-1ST. CENTURY BC.

A scarce and attractive vessel, characterized by a long neck and wide base and the peculiar handle which is set in an angle to the body. Unglaced and possibly a sea-find.

Size: 16 cm. tall and 12 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and intact!

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought locally and brought back from Cyprus in the early 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1278836
CHOICE BLUE FAIANCE AMULET OF UPPER CROWN OF EGYPT, NEW KINGDOM 1550-1070 BC.

An finely done amulet in a fine colour light blue faiance of the upper crown of Egypt

A scarce piece in the this elegant execution and good colour! Size: 25-26 mm. high.

Condition: Superb. Terrific quality with some uncleaned sand in the details.

Ex. Classical art, J. Rubens, and formerly in a Danish Private Collection for many years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278681
Biblical Artifacts
$3,040.00
Sale Price $3040...Originally $3800
c. 37 BC- AD 70

A hexagonal terracotta oil lamp with a small central fill hole and six volute nozzles.

In excellent condition with minor restoration to the base of the lamp.

Certificate of Authenticity and Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority Included.

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Produced during the time of Herod the Great these lamps were wheel-made with applied nozzles, thus making every Herodian oil lamp unique...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278680
Biblical Artifacts
$4,720.00
Sale Price $4720...Originally $5900
Year 3; AD 134-5

Obverse: Seven branched palm tree with two bunches of dates. Hebrew inscription Shim’on in field...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278679
Biblical Artifacts
$4,350.00
Sale Price $4350...Originally $8700
Lugdunum (Lyons) Mint, c. AD 14-37

Obverse: Laureate bust of Tiberius facing right. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AUGUSTUS.

Reverse: Seated female figure (generally thought to be Livia or Pax) facing right on a plain chair, holding a long scepter in her right hand and a palm branch in her left. PONTIF MAXIM.

Coin in extremely fine condition.

Set in 18K gold swivel pendant with .75 karat black diamond. Handmade in Jerusalem.

Diameter: 27 mm without pendant; Weight: 13.6 g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278674
Biblical Artifacts
$2,700.00
Sale Price $2700...Originally $5400
Bar Kochba Revolt (AD 132-135)

Year 3; AD 134/5

Obverse: Palm branch within wreath. Hebrew inscription “For the Freedom of Jerusalem”.

Reverse: Three-stringed Kithara-lyre. Paleo-Hebrew inscription “Shimon”.

Coin in very fine condition with natural patina present.

Set in handmade 18K gold pendant with 13 point diamonds and a sapphire.

Diameter: 28 x 21 x 5 mm; Weight: 10.6 g

Certificate of Authenticity and Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278650 (stock #GD-57-)
Here you find a lovely elegant Black-figure lekythos. The shoulder of the vase is decorated in a scrolling ivy pattern. Very characteristic on Greek lekythi. A nice burgundy band surrounds the tip of the rim and lower portion of the body of the vase. Two standing hoplites done in silhouette surround a horse riding warrior. All wearing characteristic Corinithian gear; helmets, greaves, tunics, spears and shields. Small but intact and in great condition. Measures 5inches in height. Dates to...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1278504
This rare piece is a Roman iron javelin head that dates circa 3rd-4th century A.D. This piece is approximately 5.7 inches long, and is a complete example. This piece has a barbed "spiked tang" head at the end, and a rounded lead weight attached to the shaft about 3.5 inches from the end of this formable weapon. This piece has an exceptional dark brown patina, is in superb condition, and is preserved with a wax sealant which has preserved the iron shaft. There are also some spotty dark brown ...