All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307920
Standard top, master of the animals. Luristan, western Iran 8th–7th century B.C. Bronze. 38 H. 2700 euros. Provenance: Private collection, London. Since Conservación: Intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307624
A very beautiful and rare bronze mace head, Western Asian, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A rare Luristan bronze mace head. The upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by bands, interesting large discus at each end, makes it a very rare type.

Size: ca. 129 mm. high and massive.

Condition: Superb, with excellent brown and green patina - a gem!

Provenance: Old Danish private Collection (Hans Henningsen), bought in the 1980s in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307623
A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical larger Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 162 mm. high.

Condition: Choice!, with fine chestnut and green patina!. A few lighter areas from cleaning and some earthern encrustations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306991
A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical larger Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 162 mm. high.

Condition: Choice!, with fine chestnut and green patina! - a gem. Interesting ancient flaw at one side...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306894
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A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 116 mm. high and massive.

Condition: Superb, with terrific violet patina! - a gem.

Provenance: Old Danish private Collection (Hans Henningsen), bought in the 1980s in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306893
A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 96 mm. high and massive.

Condition: Superb, with excellent red and green patina - a gem!

Provenance: Old Danish private Collection (Hans Henningsen), bought in the 1980s in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306892
A very rare and spectacular Mesopotamian / Elamite bronze mace head, late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC

With prominent vertical rows of spikes, divided in two panels, with dividing cord-like bands and the image of three snakes on the upperpart of the mace.

Size: 178 mm. long

Condition: Choice!, with a casting flaw at one side and a few chips to a couple of spikes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305572
A very large ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger very long with a narrow blade, and an integral handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca. 38-39 cm. so the size of an ancient short sword!

Condition: Choice, slight wavy blade, fine dark green patina.

Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305571
A fine style ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger with a long narrow blade, and an integral folded handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca 33 cm.

Condition: Choice, nearly superb, fine dark green patina. Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1298563 (stock #3124)
Antique Handmade Yemenite Silver Jewish Wedding Jewelry / Necklace, Early 20th Century. In excellent condition, length is 24" and width is 3" at widest point. During a Yemenite Jewish wedding, the bride was bedecked with jewelry and wore a traditional wedding costume, including an elaborate headdress decorated with flowers and rue leaves, which were believed to ward off evil. Gold threads were woven into the fabric of her clothing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1292439 (stock #AR7019)
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$2,300.00
Age: 6th Century B.C. Origin: Persian. Description: An ancient beaker or cup made from bronze from the Achaemenid Empire, used for drinking. Dimensions: 2.5″w x 6.5″h
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1292429 (stock #AR7032)
Age: 1000 B.C. – 500 B.C.. Origin: Mesopotamia (Turkey). Description: Made from pure bronze, these four bangles are the earliest examples of money in bronze age period from 1000 Bc to 500 BC. The early bronze age civilization made most of their tools from bronze (such as: arrow heads, bowls, ornaments, idols, etc.). With these bangles, trading goods were possible by exchanging these precious objects for other daily life necessities...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287276
A superb spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 154 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287275
A superb barbed spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 190 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287274
A superb barbed spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 156 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287273
A scarce spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, finely decorated with a heering pattern, 2nd. millenium BC.

Size: 156 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1286980 (stock #3090)
A Byzantine Bronze Censer with Cross Motif, 6th - 7th Century CE. The circular bowl with three attachment loops on the rim, suspended from three chains with central cross pendants bearing a geometric design and attachment hook above. In custom lucite case. Bronze Censer is 21" long with bowl 4" diameter. In excellent condition with beautiful patina. Ex: Arieh Klein Ltd, Jerusalem. Byzantium was the ancient Greek city on the site that later became Constantinople (modern Istanbul)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1285635
HIGHLY INTERESTING AND IMPORTANT BRONZE SPEAR OR LANCE, WESTERN ASIA, 1ST. MILLENIUM BC.

A very attractive massive bronze lance, interesting since it has a socket in combination with a long and tang and the twisted knob that would have projected out of the side of the pole. The lance extremely broad and heavy and the blade being c. 2 cm. thick around the base.

Size: 285 mm.

Condition: Choice with a few minor wear and tear, fine red and green bronze patina. Ex. Lar...