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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1238551
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EUR 650.00
Very nice bule-green faience scarab inscribed with a falcon Horus, a sistrum with Hathor, a Thoueris and another falcon. Pierced to be mounted as a ring or an amulet.

Egyptian art, Third Intermediate Period.

Height : 0.8 inches (2 cm)
Length : 0.6 inches (1.4 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Little restoration above the Horus.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1238549
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EUR 950.00
Uncommon black figure lekythos with a spool shaped body decorated with two series of waves in black varnish on the body. The central part is varnished with black chevrons.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 3.9 inches (10 cm)
Diameter : 3.7 inches (9.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1238547
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EUR 750.00
Interesting blackware guttos decorated with a medallion in relief depicting the myth of Leda and the swan : Zeus in the shape of a swan seduces Leda.

This scene is rarely represented on greek vases.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 3.7 inches (9.5 cm)
Diameter : 3.2 inches (8.2 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1238546
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EUR 1900.00
Very nice attic black figure lekythos decorated with a scene from the mythological Trojan War : Achilles and Ajax in armour playing with dice, Athena in the center calling them to battle. The heroes are represented in helmets and holding their lances, ready for battle but resting.

According the archaeologists, there are around 150 vases depicting this scene. All these vases were dated to the 6th and 5th century B.C., many of them depicting the goddess Athena...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Vanity : Pre 1700 item #1237084
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EUR 1200.00
Bronze applique, probably from a cabinet, representing a memento mori : two puttis holding a skull.

Flanders, 17th century, around Fran├žois Duquesnoy workshop.

Height : 2.4 inches (6 cm)
Length : 3.9 inches (10 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237083
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EUR 850.00
Rare earthenware amulette of a vervet monkey standing upright, the arms along the body.
Traces of green glaze.

Egyptian art, Third Intermediate Period.

Height : 2.2 inches (5.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1237082
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EUR 350.00
Large men's ring made of bronze also called "billetted coil spiral ring" composed of a single bronze plaque flattened in the middle and twisted and both ends. Wearable.

Size of the ring : 65/11

Viking art, Baltic sea, 9th-10th century B.C.

Diameter : 0.9 inches (2.3 cm)

Condition: Very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1237080
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EUR 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 : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237079
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EUR 2000.00
Very fine white earthenware amulette representing the god Khnum.
One of the earliest Egyptian deities originally the god of the source of the Nile River, the ram-headed god Khnum was a god of universal creation (his name itself means to create)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1237078
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EUR 1100.00
Nice little black figure lekythos decorated with a rider on a horse holding a spear and a hoplite in arms facing him.
The rim of the body is ornated with a band of dots and the shoulder with black stripes.

Greek art, 5th century B.C.
Height : 5.3 inches (13.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Restored.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1237073
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EUR 750.00
Very unusual bronze fibula decorated with two turtle heads on each side of a bronze square inlaid with green and red enamel and finely stamped with eye-shaped patterns all over the square.
Pin intact.

Height : 0.9 inches (2.3 cm)
Length : 2.2 inches (5.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1237072
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EUR 2900.00
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 #1237070
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EUR 450.00
Gnathian oenochoe with a trfoil spout, round body and geometrical patterns in added red and white. A frieze of ivy leaves and vines ornates the center of the body.

Greek art, 4th century B.C.

Height : 4.7 inches (12 cm)

Condition: Good condition. Spout restored.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233364
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EUR 1700.00
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 #1233360
KERAMION
EUR 1700.00
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 #1233358
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EUR 1600.00
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 #1233356
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EUR 2800.00
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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233355
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EUR 1600.00
Very nice attic whiteground lekythos decorated with a vine branch, a meander frieze and two checked patterned bands. The shoulder is ornated with radiating stripes.
Very delicate decoration.

Greek art, 5th century B.C.

Height : 7.8 inches (19.8 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Neck reglued and very little repaints. No missing parts.