All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1302332 (stock #Z.39)
Biblical Artifacts
$2,200.00
Middle Bronze Age IIA, “Age of the Patriarchs”, c. 2000-1750 BCE

Made of cast bronze the socket of this spear head originally held a wooden shaft with which the spear was throne. The body of the spear head is reinforced with a midrib to provide extra support when striking. Conversely, its tip is slightly rounded which decreases its piercing ability...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1302328 (stock #Z.38)
Biblical Artifacts
$2,400.00
Middle Bronze Age II; “Age of the Patriarchs”, c. 2000-1550 BCE

This dagger if formed into a sharp point and its body is reinforced with five ribs. Each of these elements is a direct response to warfare technology developing at this time and were intended to increase the dagger's effectiveness in hand to hand combat. Two holes can be seen in the tang of the blade for attachment of a handle with one of the rivets still in place...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1302324 (stock #RGP.16)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with lovely and natural blue and purple iridescence set in a handmade sterling silver trefoil pendant.

In excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1302320 (stock #RGP.15)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural orange, yellow and green iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver trefoil pendant.

In very good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302319 (stock #P.S.67)
Reign of Herod Agrippa I (37-44 CE)

Minted in 42 CE

Obverse: Umbrella type canopy " Royal Canopy" with fringes and inscription “of Agrippa the King”

Reverse: Three ears of barley between two leaves and inscription of the year (year 6 = 42 CE)

Coins in extremely fine condition. Set in modern silver pendant...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302313 (stock #P.G.56)
Biblical Artifacts
$1,750.00
Rome Mint; 314-315 CE

Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine I facing right. IMP CONSTANTINVS P G AVG *

Reverse: Sol, radiate, standing left with outstretched right arm, holding globe in left hand with chlamys draped over his left shoulder. SOLI INV-I-CTO COMITI. R over X in right field. F in left field. RP in exergue.

Coin in fine condition. Set in modern 18K yellow and white gold pendant...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302311 (stock #P.G.55)
Biblical Artifacts
$4,750.00
Bar Kochba Revolt (132-135 CE)

Year 2; 133/4

CE Obverse: Seven branched palm tree with two bunches of dates. “Shimon” in Paleo-Hebrew in field.

Reverse: Vine leaf on tendril. Paleo-Hebrew inscription “Year two of the freedom of Israel.”

Coin in extremely fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1302310 (stock #G.58)
Biblical Artifacts
$2,700.00
c. 5th-6th Century CE

This free blown glass vessel is composed of a globular body with a wide, slightly flared, cylindrical neck. This piece is decorated with thin trails of blue glass above and below and single, thicker trail which has been worked into a zigzag pattern...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302307 (stock #CB.94-7)
First Jewish Revolt (66-70 CE)

Year 2 (67-68 CE)

Obverse: Two-handled amphora with broad rim. Hebrew inscription “Year Two”.

Reverse: Vine leaf on branch. Hebrew inscription “The Freedom on Zion”.

Coins in fine condition with natural Holy Land patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302305 (stock #C.B.94-2)
First Jewish Revolt (66-70 CE)

Year 2 (67-68 CE)

Obverse: Two-handled amphora with broad rim. Hebrew inscription “Year Two”.

Reverse: Vine leaf on branch. Hebrew inscription “The Freedom on Zion”.

Coins in fine condition with natural Holy Land patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1302302 (stock #C.6)
Biblical Artifacts
$3,600.00
Reign of Herod Agrippa I (37-44 CE)

Minted in 42 CE

Obverse: Umbrella type canopy " Royal Canopy" with fringes and inscription “of Agrippa the King”

Reverse: Three ears of barley between two leaves and inscription of the year (year 6 = 42 CE)

Coins in extremely fine condition. Set in 18K gold cufflinks.

Weight: 15.5g; Diameter: 18mm

Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1302107
JFF - Ancient Art
EUR 119.00
This is a very interesting egyptianizing faience amulet of a recumbent lion.
These kind of amulets were the product of some Greek colonies settled on the
Northern coast of the Black Sea, at Panticapeum and Bakhchisarai, in Crimea,
starting from the VI century B.C.

Date: ca. 1st century B.C. - 2nd century A.D.
Material: Faience
Size: length: ca. 2,3 cm; c. 0.91 inches
Condition: intact, a little bit worn
Provenance: old french collection, before 1980

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HEAVY SPANISH BRONZE MORTAR WITH HIGH RELIEF DESIGN, DATING TO THE LATER 16TH. CENTURY.

Beautifully hand cast with a deeply moulded design of classical portraits enface in relief around the body intersected by ribs.

The mortar is ca. 11,5 cm. wide and weighing app. 1,5 kilograms.

Provenance: Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1301382
This scarce piece is a Roman bronze ring that dates circa 2nd-3rd century A.D., and features a reclined woman (Leda) with a swan on top. This Roman erotic type piece is approximately ring size 6 (16mm inner diameter), and was likely made for a young woman or girl. This piece is intact, has no repair/restoration, and is a solid bronze cast piece that can be worn today. This piece also has an attractive dark green patina that is an even color over the entire piece. This piece is in superb to m...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1301248
This beautiful Roman marble is a bust of a young girl, and dates circa 2nd-3rd century A.D. This piece is approximately 3 inches high, by 2.9 inches deep, by 2.2 inches wide, and is custom mounted on a raised hard stone display base. This piece is a portrait of a young girl who is seen wearing her chiton (veil) over her head, and her only visible hair is seen over her forehead. The folds of the chiton (veil) are skillfully rendered, and they convey a sense of movement. The face of the young ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1301100
A fine open-work, framed, gilt cartonnage pectoral, from an ensemble. Depicting a ba-bird on top, representing the soul of the deceased and six gods underneath, including Isis, Anubis, Horus and Nephtys and a center line of hieroglyphic text which reads: “An offering that the king gives for Osiris, foremost of the West, lord of Busiris, great god, lord of Abydos, ... for the Osiris Tut, born of the mistress of the house ..." According to Ranke, Personennamen, p. 379 nos. 15-16 the personal nam...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1301092
Depicting the god wearing a six-rayed crown on top of head above curly hair and wearing a pleated robe. Roman Imperial Period, 2nd - 3rd century A.D. 2 1/2 inches high. Mounted. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s. Sol was the solar deity in Ancient Roman religion.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1301049
KERAMION
€1,900.00
Interesting etruscan oenochoe by the Phantom Group decorated with a draped standing man, surrounded by ivy leaves and folitate scrolls in added red-orange.

The Phantom Group mostly painted cloaked figures in combination with compositions of plant or palmette patterns. The workshops is supposed to have been located in Caere, Falerii and Tarquinia. The Phantom Group produced its wares until the early 3rd century BC.

Beautiful metallescent black varnish.

Former Mm...