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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1237080
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€800.00
Large alabaster alabastron with two ear-handles, mouth missing.
Traces of kohl inside the vase.

Egyptian art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 6.9 inches (17.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Mouth missing otherwise no restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1255990
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€2,100.00
Large alabaster shabti, depicted mummiform, wearing a tripartite striated wig, his arms crossed over the chest, inscribed with the name MONTOUHERKHEPESHEF and the Chapter VI of the Book of the Dead :"Illumine the Osiris [name of the deceased], whose word is truth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1256001
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€850.00
Alabaster lid representing the falcon divinity Qebehsenuef, one of the four "Sons of Horus", which accompanied mummified bodies, in this case the intestines.
For the protection of the mummified organs to work the divinity has to be associated with a godess and a cardinal compass point. For Qebehsenuef it is his mother Selket and the West...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221579
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€1,400.00
Red figure kantharos decorated with a feminin profile wearing a sakkos and jewellery in added white on both sides of the body. Two high swung handles and a high moulded feet.

Former collection A.J., Burgundy, France.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 6.7 inches (17 cm)
Diameter : 3.9 inches (10 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1256006
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€2,900.00
Attic black figure vase decorated on both sides with two sphinges facing each other.
Made with delicacy and variety - the wings of sphinx are different on both side.
Details are incised and painted in added red and white. Colours are fresh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252492
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€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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1243676
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€900.00
Blackware attic cup kylix on a ring foot with two horizontal side handles. Entirely varnished in black but for the foot left in reserve.

Former A.J. collection, Burgundy, France, 1970.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 3.5 inches (9 cm)
Diameter : 5.5 inches (14 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact. Some wear on the handles.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252497
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€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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1243670
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€950.00
Beotian black figure cup skyphos decorated with a rider followed by a satyre on both sides. Two palmettes are painted next to the handles. Maybe the scene of the return of Dionysus.

Greek art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 2.8 inches (7 cm)
Diameter : 7.3 inches (18.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Tiny restoration on the edge and a very thin crack.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1241142
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€1,900.00
Nice black figure cup-skyphos decorated on both sides with an athlete running to the right, flanked by palmettes with vines running either side of him. Kylix handles, black on the top and reserved underrneath.
According to the British Museum :"Beazley called them the Lancut Group naming them after a skyphos in the Potocki Collection, Lancut (Poland). They appear to have been specialists in the decoration of skyphoi and connected with members of the Haimon Group "...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233364
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€1,700.00
Black figure lekythos attributed to the group of the Haemon Painter, decorated with three maenads dancing surrounded by vine branches. A meander frieze ornate the shoulder line. The shoulder is decorated with two series of black stripes.

Details of the figures are rendered by incisions and added red.

Greek art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 7.4 inches (18.7 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233358
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€1,600.00
Black figure lekythos decorated with a quadriga driven by an athlete wearing a long chiton in added white. A hoplite is standing next to the chariot, facing an altar. The horses are depicted in a racing position, very nice movement.
The lekythos must have been in a fire, hence the grayish colour.

Greek art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 6.5 inches (16.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Restored, a small missing part at the back of the body.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233360
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€1,700.00
Interesting blackware vase in the shape of a head wearing a comedy mask.
The origin of the Greek theater masks is not known accurately. They were made of perishable materials such as wood, wax, leather ... These original masks have almost all disappeared today. Known nowadays masks have ever been worn: it is mainly decorative objects, vases or votive offerings. Phlyax representation are nonetheless rare.

There are different types of masks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1173895
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€1,600.00
Beautiful blackware oenochoe, knurled ovoidal body, high swung handle attached to the trefoil mouth. Nice black gloss.
Blackware vases are imported from Greece since the 5th century B.C. and reproduced in Italy from the middle of the 4th century B.C. The workshops can be found in Campania, Etruria and Sicily. The productions are therefore variants of paste or varnish as clays and cooking methods used differ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1187402
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€2,200.00
Rare bronze plaque of a feminin profile, the hair done in a bun, a few strands falling on the ears.
The bronze plaque, very fine, was worked in repoussé and details of the hair were incised.
Fine example that is usually found in clay.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 1.2 inches (3 cm)
Length : 1.2 inches (3 cm)
Size of the stand : 10 x 5 cm

Condition: Very good condition. Small crack in the hairs and slighlty dotted.

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 : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1252498
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€1,200.00
Bronze sculpture representing the god Mercury standing naked but for his chlamys wrapped around his shoulders and his left arm. He is wearing a winged petasos which is a symbol of his messenger's of the gods role. His left hand apparears to have held something, probably a hammer, a caduceus or a money bag, usually his attributs.

Roman art, 2nd-3rd century A.D.

Height : 3.1 inches (8 cm)
Height on the stand : 14 cm
Condition: Very good condition. Mising arm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1221578
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Etruscan bronze statuette fine and slender, with a slight dehanché, wearing a sleeveless belted peplos and a coat draped over the hips. She wears a three dotted tiara and has a patera in her right hand. Her left arm is missing.

Rare example of bronzes from italic traditions with its well elongated proportions.

Etruscan art, 3rd - 2nd century B.C.

Height : 7.1 inches (18 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Left arm missing otherwise very nice patina...