All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348683 (stock #E61)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
A lovely Egyptian Late Period faience bead necklace, ca. 664 - 343 BC. It is 18" long and consists of beautifully colored tube and disk beads. Ready to wear or display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1348682 (stock #LU265)
Arte Xibalba
$250.00
A heavy bronze axe from Luristan, ca. 1000 – 600 BC. This fine socketed example is 5-1/2" long and has a beautifully formed butt end with knobbed projection, as well as a bit that is still sharp. In excellent condition, with strong encrustation.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1348657
Ancient Egypt, 3rd Intermediate Period, c. 1075 - 712 BC. A large and impressive amulet carved and polished in a piece of fine Diorite in the shape of an Amphibian or lizzard type of animal!

Size: 38 mm. long and weighing ca. 10 grams.

Ex. Egeskov Collection, ex Swedish private collection, ca. 1950.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1348656
Senatus Consulto
$1,250.00
A very rare and intact wooden Ushabti, Egypt, Ramesside period, 20.-21. Dynasty.

The figure represent an overseer of a workforce (Reis Ushabti).

A large figure with finely preserved painted details, and with clear hieroglyps.

Size: ca. 18 cm., not including the plexi base.

Condition: Intact, with some expected loss of pigments and a few cracks and dents.

Provenence: Lars Roséns Collection, Skärholmen, Sweden...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1348628
Senatus Consulto
$1,250.00
A very rare and intact wooden Ushabti, Egypt, Ramesside period, 20.-21. Dynasty.

The figure likely represent lady Anhai, the chantress of Amun.

A large figure with finely preserved painted details.

Size: ca. 17,5 cm.

Provenence: Lars Roséns Collection, Skärholmen, Sweden. Bought at the late Max Wilborg Gallery.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1348626
Interesting and rare cylinder seal with Cuneiform or Pseudo Cuneiform, good with worshipper, in a red-black stone, Babylonia or Syria, ca. 1900-1600 BC.

The seal finely engraved and nicely preserved. The roll-out does not do it justice!

Size: ca. 17 mm.

Ex. Egeskov Collection and formerly in the Victoria Lindström inventory 1950s (early Swedish Private Collection).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1348625
Senatus Consulto
$1,150.00
A highly important cylinder seal, inscribed with a fine two-line cuneiform inscription and carved with two gods, one with mace, animals and symbols, Old Babylonian, ca. 1900-1600 BC.

The seal finely made in a black sepentine stone and very rare with the Cunei.

Size: 20 mm.

Ex. Egeskov Collection and formerly in the Victoria Lindström inventory (early Swedish Private Collection).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1348622
A rare and very interesting cylinder seal in Rock Crystal, Old Babylonian, 1925-1595 BC.

The seal while missing a part of the top, is extremely important and well carved in a very unusual material for the period. The long clear inscription is translated as something like 'Warrad Amurrum, son of Sin and Servant of Marduk'

Size: 22 mm.

Ex. Erik K. Rasmussen and it was published in the book 'Cylinder seals as object d'art' as seal 17 on page 82.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1348610 (stock #pilate2.4)
Pontius Pilate as Procurator of Judaea under Tiberius (26-36 CE)

Coin 1:

Minted Year 16 (29 CE)

Obverse: Three bound ears of barley surrounded by IOVLIAC KAICAPOC.

Reverse: Simpulum surrounded by TIBERIOY KAICAPOC LIV.

Diameter: 15.9 mm; Weight: 2.35 g

Coin in extremely fine condition.

Bibliography:

Hendin, 648

SNG ANS 367

Coin 2:

Minted Year 17 (30 CE)

Obverse: Lituus surrounded by TIBERIOY KAICAPOC.

Reverse: Date surrounded b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348513
JFF - Ancient Art
EUR 169.00
A tiny and really well worked for this size double-sided and open-worked
faience plaque of a Wedjat Eye and a recumbent winged sphinx wearing
the double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. It holds between its legs a
hes vase symbolizing praise.

Date: Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, ca. 1069 B.C. - 664 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 1,4 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348181
Faience double-side head of the goddess Hathor. From the handle of a votive sistrum. With bovine ears and remains of a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high X 2 1/4 inches wide. Fragment is intact with surface losses as shown. Originally purchased from the NY art market @ early 2005. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1348164
Pottery jar
"Canaanite" Early Bronze Age, 3100 - 2000 BC

Dimensions: Height: 15 cm Diameter: 15 cm
Height on stand: 20 cm

Condition: Repaired

Found in Jericho east of Jerusalem, Holy Land

Antiquities are valuable because of their historical and cultural values and especially because of their provenance in the biblical lands during the biblical period...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1348104 (stock #antpius)
Rome Mint; 140-144 CE

Obverse: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P. Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius facing right.

Reverse: TR POT COS III. Knife, ewer, sprinkler and simpulum. S C in exergue.

Diameter: 27.3 mm; Weight: 11.10 g

Condition: Very Fine

Provenance: From the Biblical Artifacts Collection; Ex. Heritage Auctions

Reference: RIC III, 704a

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1348091 (stock #ECC.alex8)
Biblical Artifacts
$1,670.00
This remarkable collection of eight silver coins features a drachm struck by Alexander the Great, as well as issues from successor kings and subsequent mintages influenced by his iconic design.

Alexander the Great is widely considered the greatest general of all time...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1348090 (stock #tib.penny)
Lyons Mint; 14-37 CE

Obverse: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS. Laureate head of the emperor facing right.

Reverse: PONTIF MAXIM. Livia as Pax seated right holding vertical scepter and laurel branch. Chair has plain legs with two lines below.

Weight: 3.87 g; Diameter: 18.7 mm

Reference:

RIC I, 26

BMC, 34

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1347810 (stock #ECC.wmNGCb)
This coin is not a replica, but an actual bronze coin, certified genuine, minted in the Holy Land over 2000 years ago during the reign of King Alexander Jannaeus in the century preceding the birth of Jesus. What makes these coins of great historical and religious importance is that twice in the Bible, Jesus is quoted as telling the story of the poor widow who gave all that she had which was just two mites. The coin enclosed is identical to the type of coin she would have had...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1347809 (stock #ECC.wmNGC)
The Parable of the Widow’s Mite, in the palm of your hand.

Twice in the Gospels, in Luke and Mark, we hear the Parable of the Widow’s Mites—a tale of charity and humility told by Jesus in the last days of His life.

After three years of itinerant preaching in the lesser cities of Galilee and Judea, Jesus has brought His Ministry to the City of David...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1347808 (stock #ECC.wmclear)
The Parable of the Widow's Mite, in the palm of your hand

Twice in the Gospels, in Luke and Mark, we hear the Parable of the Widow's Mites—a tale of charity and humility told by Jesus in the last days of His life.

After three years of itinerant preaching in the lesser cities of Galilee and Judea, Jesus has brought His Ministry to the City of David. Once arrived in Jerusalem, the hub of Jewish life and the capital of the Roman province of Palestine, there will be no turning back...