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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1237080
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€800
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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221579
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€1,400
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 #1252492
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€3,300
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1227301
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€2,800
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
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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1263187
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€2,500
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 : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1263188
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€650
Small bronze statuette representing Priape standing, his chiton up to his waist, revealing his intimate parts.

Roman art, 2nd century A.D.

Height : 1.9 inches (4.8 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1251803
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€650
Bucchero nero kyathos, with a highswung handle, on small pedestal.

Etruscan art, 7th century B.C.

Height : 6.3 inches (16 cm)
Diameter : 4.3 inches (11 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Few chips on the edge of the bowl otherwise intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1227303
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€750
Etruscan kantharos in bucchero nero, with two vertical high swung handles and on a little round foot.

Calcareous sediment on the surface of the vase.

Etruscan art, 7th century B.C.

Height : 4.3 inches (11 cm)
Diameter : 3.9 inches (10 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1204898
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€2,200
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 #1255994
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€1,400
Red-figured bail-amphora attributed by A.D. Trendall to the CA Painter, decorated on both sides with an ephebe draped in their himations. In between the figures there are two large palmettes.

A note by A.D. Trendall accompanies this piece.

Former Dr. Renée Anciaux collection, Belgium, 1970-1995.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 10.6 inches (27,5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Handle and a part of the lip remade.