All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1285922
Biblical Artifacts
$1,100.00
c. 431-393 BCE

Obverse: Head of Athena facing right wearing helmet.

Reverse: Owl with olive sprig and crescent moon behind. AOE in field.

In extremely fine condition.

Diameter: 23.5 mm; Weight: 16.8 g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1285919
Biblical Artifacts
$4,250.00
c. 4th Century BCE

This pair of hoop earrings are made of a bronze core with a layer of gold applied to the surface. Examples such as this occurred during the Late Classical period throughout the Greek Empire, however it is most likely that this example originated in Cyprus or Phoenicia...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1285916 (stock #R.12)
Archaic Period; c. 6th-5th Century BCE

A silver ring with a deep mount containing a banded carnelian stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285915 (stock #L.8)
Iron Age IIC, c. 800-568 BCE

A handmade terracotta oil lamp on a flat base with a pronounced rim and a pinched wick hole. Shows signs of use in antiquity.

In excellent and original condition.

14.15 x 13.8 cm (5.57 x 5.43 inches)

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Bibliography:

Ruth Amiran, “Pottery of the Holy Land”, p. 291, pl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1285912 (stock #P.82)
Iron Age II (c. 850-600 BC)

Composed of a globular body on a flat base with a cylindrical neck and a flaring rim. A ridge is present on the neck and a handle is attached from neck ridge to shoulder. The piece is decorated with a red burnished slip and black painted decoration. The painted decoration is in the form of four black bands on the body of the vessel and concentric circles on the shoulder...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1285910 (stock #P.89)
Late Bronze Age I, c. 1550-1400 BCE

A hemispherical bowl with a depressed base and central ridge from which the wishbone shaped handle extends...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285909
Biblical Artifacts
$1,000.00
Late Bronze Age II; c. 1400-1200 BCE

This pyxis is made in the standard Mycenaean form from which it was derived with a few local modifications. The body is squat with a small handles placed on either side. A short neck rises from the body and terminates in a flaring rim. A horizontal band is painted at the base of the neck with vertical horizontal lines painted on the shoulder...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285906
Biblical Artifacts
$1,200.00
Late Bronze Age I; 1550-1400 BCE

Wheel made, this vessel is composed of a globular body and a slender neck terminating in a wide mouth with a trefoil rim. The vessel sits on an applied foot and a handle is drawn from rim to shoulder. The jug is finished with a white slip and the shoulder is decorated with a reddish-brown paint...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285903
Middle Bronze Age II B-C; c. 1730-1550 BCE

Used for the containment of olive oil this type of juglet was an essential part of life in the Bronze Age. It is composed primarily of a tapering, ovoid body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285901 (stock #L.55)
Middle Bronze Age IIA; c. 2000-1730 BCE

This wheel made four spouted lamp sits on a flat, raised base with each of the spouts serving as a place for a wick. Lamps of this type were in use in the Holy Land since the Early Bronze Age and began to be wheel made in the Middle Bronze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1285900 (stock #P.95)
Middle Bronze Age II B-C; c. 1730-1550 BCE

This vessel is wheel made with thin walls. The body is ovoid in shape with a wide neck and a folded rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1285891 (stock #H362)
Arte Xibalba
$150.00
A group of five large Pre-Columbian head fragments from Mexico, ca. 300 BC - 500 AD. They range from 1-1/2" to 2" in height and include an Olmecoid, a Vera Cruz, a Huastec and Pre-Classic examples. All are nicely mounted and make for a nice exhibit.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1285888 (stock #935)
A pair of cloisonné enamel bottle vases, 19th century Each decorated on the turquoise ground with butterflies alighting over blossoming flower sprays issuing from rocks, all against a diaper pattern, the slender necks with small flowerheads and leaves beneath the formal cloud collars to the rims, 12cm high .
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1285886 (stock #S.16)
Biblical Artifacts
$1,150.00
Early Dynastic II; c. 2800-2600 BCE

This seal made of soft white stone depicts a battle scene between various animals. In the center of the image is a lion, on the right, attacking a caprid, most likely an ibex or goat, on the left. Behind this pair and to the right another lion is also attacking a caprid, this time with their positions reversed. To the far left, the image is divided into two registers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1285883 (stock #3162015)
A wonderful Canton enamel charger. Superbly decorated with a bird in tree pattern on front. The condition is excellent. It measures roughly 11 inches in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1285881 (stock #10764)
Welcome To Another Century
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Hanging scroll. Cropped image of a fierce looking tiger. Black ink on paper. Signed Shusen Genyu sha. Seal Wata-in Shusen and seal .. Genyu. Japan, late 18th or early 19th century. Collector’s (?) seal in lower right corner.
Image H 49 ¾ x 10 ¾ in.; total height 74 in.
Professionally restored damages; now in excellent condition.

Watanabe Shusen (1736-1824) – Nagasaki painter. Pupil of Ishizaki Gensho and Ishizaki Gentoku. Painted landscapes, birds-and-flowers, figures and t...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1285869 (stock #10763)
Welcome To Another Century
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Hanging scroll showing Emma O sitting in Hell surrounded by oni and skeletons making merry. Emma O sits slightly off center with a sake dish in the hand. In front of him two oni are dancing. Surrounding them are innumerable skeletons playing shamisen, dancing, playing go, drinking tea, smoking a pipe and/or drinking. Above the image a long inscription. Black ink and some color on wet paper. Several seals; artist unidentified. The sake jar on the left seems to be inscribed by a date into the Meij...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1837 VR item #1285848
Tora Tori Gallery
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Original and very rare writing box by its shape and quality of the gold leaves and lacquered work and mother of pearl flowers inlaid. In very good condition according to the age despite the lid slightly veiled. Signature in gold Koma Koryu with kakihan inside the lid. Origin : Japan. Period Edo 19th century. Size : 39,5x19,5xh13cm (15.5"x7.7xh5.1")