All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1261581 (stock #MC104)
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this detailed ancient Greek bronze coin. The coin features the a choice patina with the head of an emperor on the obverse. The reverse of the coin features a standing figure flanked with Greek text on either side. This is a lovely example that measures 3/4" in diameter. Ex-McInnis Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1261580 (stock #MC103)
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this interesting example of an ancient Greek bronze arrowhead. This arrowhead was manufactured by one of the Greek states ca. 600 - 200 B.C. This arrowhead is of the trilobite type and remains intact with lovely patina. The blade measures 27mm in length. Ca. 600 - 200 B.C. Ex-McInnis collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261578 (stock #MC102)
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present three intact and detailed Egyptian bead amulets with cross-hatch design. The amulets are a lovely blue faience color with cross-hatch design on each side. Each amulet measures between 1" and 1 1/8" in length and remains with an intact suspension hole. The listing price is for all three amulets. Egypt, New Kingdom, Ca 1200 - 1,100 B.C. Ex McInnis collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1261577 (stock #MC101)
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this choice ancient Holyland oil lamp. The lam remains intact with excellent color and form. The peak of the oil lamp features a figure that appears to be the head of a bird. The lamp measures 3.75" in length and 1.5" tall. 2nd - 1st Century B.C. Ex-McInnis collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1261575 (stock #MC100)
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this detailed mounted Roman-Egyptian head of Zeus Serapis. The figure is created with a luxuriant curling hair and beard . Zeus Serapis wears a decorated kalathos headdress decorated with an olive branch. Traces of pigment remaining. 3.5" in height (5" mounted). Ex-McInnis collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261513
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1261031
This beautiful coin is a large Athenian silver tetradrachm that dates circa 136-80 B.C. The grade is superb to mint state, with some metal loss on the obverse, is approximately 15.5 grams, and is approximately 1.4 inches wide. The standing owl seen within the overall design on the reverse is approximately .75 inches high. Both sides are very well centered and the reverse is extremely detailed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1260998
KERAMION
€900.00
Nice Etruscan twisted bronze torque, ending by two loops and incised. Wearable. Nice green patina.

Etruscan art, 5th century B.C.

Diameter : 6.1 inches (15.5 cm)
Height on stand : 21 cm.

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1260992
KERAMION
€3,900.00
Large funerary wooden mask, with polychrom stucco, representing a man with a headdress and a postiche beard. The hands, which don't belong to this mask, are also in wooden yellow stucco from the same period.

Nice remaining polychromy : blue for the headdress and eyes, red for the lips and yello for the face and hands.

Egyptian art, Late period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1260991
KERAMION
€2,600.00
Rare ivory statuette depicting a maenad standing, head turned slightly to the left, holding a thyrsus in her right hand, her left hand holding her himation. A headband holds her hair.

Roman art, 2nd century A.D.

Height : 4.1 inches (10.3 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Left hand worn and feets missing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1260988
KERAMION
€2,800.00
Very nice polychrom terracotta antefix representing the bearded head of Silenus, his pointy ears on his forehead, wearing a floral crown and a diadem.
His face is painted red and his eyes left in reserve stand out in contrast.

Etruscan art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 7.7 inches (19.5 cm)
Length : 5.7 inches (14.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Worn in places.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1260987
KERAMION
€2,200.00
Rare etrusco-corinthian olpe attributed to the Bearded Sphinx Painter decorated on the upper half of the body with a four figures including the bearded sphinx, a winged griffin and two geese as well as little flowers. The lower part is decorated with brown and red horizontal lines. The bottom of the vase is ornate with strips.
High swung neck in red-brown varnish, painted with small flowers in added white. Double handle slightly elevated...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1260985
KERAMION
€4,500.00
Attic Kerch style chalice red figure krater, decorated on the side A with a maenad sitted, the right elbow leaning on a shield and holding a thyrsus, enframed by two satyrs. Side B is decorated with three ephebes draped in their himations.

The Kerch style, also referred to as Kerch vases, is an archaeological term describing vases from the final phase of Attic red-figure pottery production...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1260984
KERAMION
€4,200.00
Large red-figured Lucanian skyphos, attributed to the workshop of the Creusa painter, decorated on one side with a satyr holding a situla and on the other with a maenad holding a gift box, a reserved line for the ground. The space beneath the handles is decorated with large palmettes, the rest of the decor in black varnish.

Biography by the Getty Museum
"Lucanian red-figure vase-painter whose name is unknown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1260982
KERAMION
€1,200.00
Nice bucchero nero chalice, ref. Rasmussen 1979 "Chalice type2", large flaring bowl incised with horizontal lines. High flaring foot.

Etruscan art, 7th century B.C.

Height : 5.5 inches (14,5 cm)
Diameter : 5.9 inches (15,5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Foot reattached, and small chip on the rim otherwise very nice condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1260948
A RARE KUSHAN BRONZE INTAGLIO SEAL OF A SEATED LION, C. 2ND. CENTURY AD.

Exceptionally nice square bronze seal, with a cut lion in great style1

Condition: Choice.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1260933
A fired clay cone with the circular face bearing a hieroglyph text which reads "The venerated one in the presence of Osiris, the hereditary prince, Amenhotep, son of the dignitary Hapu, of Kemwer, true of voice (Kemwer was a locale in the 10th nome of Lower Egypt, near Athribis). New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1550-1292 B.C. 2 3/4 inches in diameter, 5 3/4 inches long. Intact. From a Swiss private collection from the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1260929
A fired clay cone with the circular face bearing a hieroglyph text which reads, "The Osiris, prophet of Amun-re king of the gods, overseer of the prophets of the gods of Upper Egypt in its entirety, chief steward of the Divine Adoratress, Pa-ba-sai, son of the 'god's beloved' priest Pa-di-bastet, his mother being Ta-senet-hor. Late Period, 700-300 B.C. 3 3/4 inches diameter. 7 1/2 inches long. Intact as shown. From a Swiss private collection, 1960s-1970s.