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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1277617
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€4,600.00
Beautiful attic red figured pelike presenting on the face A the fight of Theseus against the Minotaur.
Theseus, dressed in a chiton, a pilos on the back hung on his neck, is about to kill with his sword the Minotaur he is holding by a horn. The Minotaur, turning his back on Theseus, seems to try to flee.
On the B face, two men are discussing, both are wrapped in himations. The one on the right is holding a stick...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1283883
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€4,200.00
Beautiful attic black-figure lekythos decorated with a scene with two horsemen, separated by Dionysos holding a cornucopia. The details of the draperies and the anatomies are incised. The scene could be a sportive event where Dionysos acts as a referee.
The scene is embellished with vine branches and the shoulder with stylized lotus buds. The base of the neck has little vertical lines, the mouth and the handle are painted black.

Former private French collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1260992
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€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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1280133
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€3,900.00
Large etruscan bucchero nero oenochoe, trefoil mouth and high neck. Pear-shaped body with fine horizontal incised lines.
Collection label placed on the foot : "hydria en argile bitumineuse, fabriquée en Etrurie plusieurs siècles avant notre ère, et trouvée à Cervetri (Caere Veteres) en février 1866 par M...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1251792
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€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.

Comes with an export passport.

Height : 5.7 inches (14.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1274374
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€3,000.00
Rare bronze square lock-plate made in openwork with six attachment holes and a T shaped key-hole.
Old label written "Serrure_entrée gallo-romaine Brescia - Lombardie" meaning "Lock_entrance Gallo-roman Brescia - Lombardy".

Roman art, 3rd - 4th century A.D.

Height : 3.9 inches (10 cm)
Length : 3.9 inches (10 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Complete.
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1900 item #1270818
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€2,800.00
Emile Prisse d'Avesnes (1807-1879), Criosphinx, 1858. Watercolor on graphite sketch.

Titled and annotated "Amenophis III - XVIIIe Dynastie" at the bottom center.
This watercolor represents a criosphinx, or sphinx with a ram head, composed of a lions body lying and a head of ram with hooked horns. He wears a nemes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1227301
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€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 : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1270819
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€2,800.00
Handle and trefoil mouth of a bronze oenochoe. The handle is adorned with a lion head at the top of the tie, as well as a lion cub's head at the extremity of the tie, on the mouth.
The back of the handle is adorned by a palmette.
Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 5.9 inches (15 cm)
Condition: Very good condition. Fragmentary as shown on the pictures but very well preserved and beautiful bronze patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1263187
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€2,500.00
Large egyptian bronze statuette representing a mummiform Osiris wearing the Atef crown and carrying the crook and flail.

Egyptian art, Ptolemaic period.

Height : 7.1 inches (18 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Tip of the feathers missing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221580
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€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
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€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 : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1263182
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€2,300.00
Marble fragment of an Hecateion, dedicated to the godess Hecate who was a mysterious divinity linked to magic. She had the power to grant prosperity. Patron deity of magicians, she presided over crossroads in the form of a three-headed monument or three women holding hands with their backs to a central column.
The monuments which have survived are modest in size and may well have been placed in private homes.

Roman art, 2nd century B.C., hellenistic period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1280137
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€2,200.00
Nice kohl cosmetic jar carved in a block of anhydrite of a beautiful blue color. On a little foot, the body slightly stretched out to a round shoulder. Above a narrow neck, the mouth is large and flat.
Rests of kohl inside.

Egyptian art, Middle Kingdom.

Former private French collection before 1980.

Height : 1.6 inches (4,5 cm)
Diameter : 1.4 inches (3.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1263181
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€2,200.00
Very unusual small fishplate decorated with three fishes around a central hollow circle painted with black stripes. The details of the scales are rendered in added white. The edge of the plate is decorated with waves-patterned frieze. Three circles enhanced with added white ornate the plate.

Rare size...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1251788
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€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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252494
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€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.

Comes with a TL tes and an export passport.

Height : 7.3 inches (18.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Handle reglued
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1267973
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€2,100.00
Attic red figured lekanis decorated on the lid with a gynaeceum scene composed of 4 women, successively sitted or standing. They are dressed with chiton and holding offering boxes. On the top is a prehension knob embellished with a stylised flower.
The bottom part is entirely in black varnish but for a laurel frieze on the outside edge of the bowl. The small circular foot is also left in reserve...