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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 : 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 : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1256003
KERAMION
€3,500.00
Sarcophagus wooden mask from an anthropoid sarcophagus, the face painted white, with large black eyes and eyebrows, mounted on a high stand.

Egyptian art, late period.

Height : 6.9 inches (17.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252492
KERAMION
€3,300.00
Very nice cup kylix decorated in its tondo with an impressive Gorgon's head, teeth out and accented with white overpainting. The incisions details the hairs and beard. A purple overpainting is used for the tongue and irises.
The external part of the cup is decorated with a typical black figure floral chain, from the late 6th century B.C.

Former Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1251792
KERAMION
€3,100.00
Large bronze statuette repsenting a male figure standing in a threatening position, one arm raised above his head - where there used to be a spear or a sword now missing - the other arm holding a pomegrenade. His bear legs show an impressive muscle structure on the calves.

Etruscan art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 5.7 inches (14.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1237072
KERAMION
€2,900.00
Terracotta protome representing Demeter holding a piglet.

The piglet is the animal sacrificed to Demeter, her sacred animal, used in purification rituals.
In the Orphic tradition, Eubouleus is a swineherd, who with the help of his brother Triptolemus, helps Demeter to find her daughter, Persephone, after her abduction by Hades...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233356
KERAMION
€2,800.00
Interesting black-figure kylix decorated both sides of a swan framed by two griffins. The interior of the bowl is decorated with black and red concentric circles. Details of the figures are incised and painted in added red. The paintings and incisions are very fresh.

Greek art, 6th century B.C.

Height : 2.6 inches (6.5 cm)
Diameter : 8.1 inches (20.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1227301
KERAMION
€2,800.00
Bronze statuette of a girl draped in a long himation and wearing jewellery, sign of wealth. She is represented standing upright, in a hieratic posture.

Etruscan art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 3 inches (7.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
Height on the stand : 10.5 cm
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 : 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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221580
KERAMION
€2,500.00
Etrusco-corinthian skyphos decorated with an swan frieze - two swans on each side. Two small horizontal handles are located on the sides of the vase. The lower part is completly varnished in a brown colour. The details of the animals are incised and painted in added red.

Former German collection.

Height : 2.8 inches (7 cm)
Diameter : 4.1 inches (10.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1173728
KERAMION
€2,400.00
Large bronze plate fibula. Curved flat arc with incised edges with a thin line, trapezoid section near to the spring.

Greek art, 8th century B.C.

Comes with an export passport.

Height : 3.1 inches (8 cm)
Length : 5.9 inches (15 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Tongue reglued.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252497
KERAMION
€2,300.00
Rare lidded attic pyxis, decorated with geometrical patterns on the lenticular body. The lid and the knob are painted with concentrical circles. Four holes are pierced on the lid and the bowl.

Very similar example in the Royal Ontario Museum of Archaeology. (see pictures)

Former Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1251788
KERAMION
€2,200.00
Large green faience shabti inscribed with seven hieroglyph lines, depicted mummiform with his arms crossing his chest, his fisted hands emerging from within his vestment, holding a crook and a flail, a seed sack over his left shoulder, wearing a tripartite wig and a braided chin-beard.

Egyptian art, XXVIth Dynasty (664-525 B.C).

Former French collection.

Height : 6.5 inches (16.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1204898
KERAMION
€2,200.00
Large bucchero nero olpe, Rasmussen type 1, decorated with incised geometrical patterns on the body. The lower part is decorated with radiating stripes.
The upper part and shoulder are incised with half circles of dots made with a comb-like device. The handle is also decorated with this pattern.

For similar examples see the British Museum.

Former belgian collection, 1960...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252494
KERAMION
€2,100.00
White ground lekythos attributed to the Tymbos Painter decorated with a winged Niké holding a ribbon.
The scene is surmounted with a greek frieze, and the shoulder is ornated with radiating stripes.

Greek art, circa 450 B.C.

Height : 7.3 inches (18.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Handle reglued