Classical Antiquities by Relics of the Nile
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1252982 (stock #LP700)
Relics of the Nile
$750.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this very detailed Egyptian ushabti figure. The shabti remains uninscribed with very crisp details. The crook and flail held in the hands are both extremely crisp as are the facial features, nemes head cloth and the false Osiride beard. The back features a crisp dorsal pillar. The shabti stands 4.5" in height (5.5" including the base). Egypt, Late Period, ca. 350 B.C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1252980 (stock #EM405)
Relics of the Nile
$3,750.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this very large Egyptian stone mortar. The mortar would have been used to grind grain and other food items for daily use. This is a very fine, large example with an outstanding four-handled design. The mortar is in excellent condition and remains with traces of pigment in a ring around the inside circumference of the mortar. This is a very substantial piece and is an amazing large display of ancient Egyptian pottery...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1252979 (stock #PK365)
Relics of the Nile
$3,750.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this brilliant large Egyptian shabti. The shabti features excellent facial details and remnants of a wonderful green glaze. They hieroglyphics are formed in a boxed register on the front and are presented in excellent detail. The shabti is for the General of the army, Pa-Khaas. The full translation reads " The illuminated one, The Osiris, the General of the Army Pa-Khaas, born of Ibhames, true of voice". The shabti comes from the collection of Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1252978 (stock #OT900)
Relics of the Nile
$1,250.00
Relics of the nile is pleased to present this interesting and large ancient Egyptian alabaster offering table. The table remains in good condition restored from large fragments. The alabaster features a nice marbled pattern and looks brilliant under the light. The table would have originally been used to hold various offerings such as unguents and food to be used in the after life. The table is very large and measures 14.5" in diameter and forms an impressive display...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1252977 (stock #BF320)
Relics of the Nile
$550.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this lovely Egyptian standing boat figure. The figure is in excellent condition with original pigment and no restoration. The figure stands 4 1/8" tall (plus the size of the base) with red pigment representing the skin and white pigment representing the clothing. The hair and facial features are depicted in black. The arms that would have originally held the oars are missing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1252966 (stock #MK615)
Relics of the Nile
$2,500.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this lovely ancient Egyptian boat figure. The figure features all original pigment and has beautiful traits. The hair is painted in black pigment and is the classic style from the early 11th Dynasty. The boat man wears white clothing with his exposed skin presented in red. His arms remain at his side with unclogged holes remaining in his hands that once held the boat's oars...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1248506 (stock #ES840)
Relics of the Nile
$1,500.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this very large Egyptian granite ceremonial spear head. Spears in ancient Egypt were primarily used for hunting, however the spear never surpassed the bow and arrow. Spear heads like this one were attached to long wooden shafts by means of a tang and were often used in the military as auxiliary weapons used by charioteers once their arrows were expended. Many scenes depict military processions where the army presents large spears in succession...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1248501 (stock #AT500)
Relics of the Nile
$4,500.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this large, rare and impressive ancient Egyptian offering table. The table features a broad circular top on a central cylindrical stand flaring to the disk foot. The foot is hollowed on the underside and the top and stand are carved from two separate pieces. This is a rare and essential piece of Old Kingdom Egyptian funerary equipment that would have been used to hold precious offerings in the tomb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1248499 (stock #EM216)
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Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this lovely ancient Egyptian bronze mirror. The mirror features lovely curves and originally would have been buffed to a shine to allow the original owner to gaze at themselves. The original tang that was used to hold the mirror into place on the handle remains. The mirror is complete, however the lower-left edge of the mirror has been fractured. The mirror measures 6 5/8" in size. Egypt, late period, ca. 350 - 50 B.C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1248495 (stock #GR110)
Relics of the Nile
$2,000.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this very rare Egyptian relief. Unlike most reliefs that were composed of sandstone or limestone, this relief is is composed of gypsum. The relief features a standing deity to the left in profile. To his right is a papyrus column and an offering scene featuring an outstretched arm touching the man god. Above the offering is an Eye of Horus and the procession is observed by a very detailed lion at the base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1244306 (stock #RG200)
Relics of the Nile
$165.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this Roman glass tear vial. The vial features excellent form with a bulbous body, fluted neck and a nicely rounded rim. The piece has a nice iridescent color and remains completely intact without restoration. The vial measures an impressive 4.5". U.S. Private collection. Roman, Ca. 100 A.D.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1244304 (stock #TB125)
Relics of the Nile
$250.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this beautiful large Egyptian terra-cotta figure of the dwarf god Bes. Bes exhibits excellent detail to his beard, eyes, and various facial features. Traces of the original pigment are still present in several areas. The figure is hollow in the center and forms an impressively large display, measuring 5.5" in height (7" in height including the base). Ex-U.S. Private collection. Roman Period, 100 B.C. - 100 A.D.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1244302 (stock #RA102)
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Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this outstanding group of five Egyptian amulets...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1244299 (stock #RA100)
Relics of the Nile
$245.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this collection of Egyptian faience amulets. The amulets range in size from 5/8" to 1" each in height. Included are an amulet of Anubis, a standing goddess, shu, a seated Isis with Horus, and the cat deity Bastet All have completely intact and unclogged suspension loops and the she amulet has a collection number remaining on the bottom. All are Egyptian late period, ca. 664 - 50 B.C. The price is for all five amulets, which are presented in a display...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1244298 (stock #BB250)
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Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this lovely ancient Egyptian faience and steatite bead bracelet. The bracelet itself contains approximately 10" of beads and features an alternating pattern of faience and steatite beads. The terra-cotta color of the steatite beads contrasts beautifully with the original blue color of the faience beads. The beads are late period Egypt, ca. 664 - 50 B.C. and have been restrung with a modern clasp, which allows them to be worn if desired. The bracelet i...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1244294 (stock #SI300)
Relics of the Nile
$250.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this quality bronze surgical instrument. The instrument was used as a probe and one end is grooved, which may have been used to hold sutures. There is a nice banded groove design toward the end and the bronze instrument has a lovely ancient olive patina. The instrument itself measures 6 5/8" in length. This comes beautify and professionally framed with a description plaque on the front. The frame size measures 11.25" x 9.25". Roman, Ca. 100 A.D.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1101133 (stock #HB200)
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Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this detailed Egyptian bronze figure of a seated deity Horus as a child, also known as Harpocrates. Horus' side lock is presented in excellent detail with his right hand to his mouth. This bronze has an absolutely choice olive patina with very little wear. Professional repairs have been made just above the ankles, which does not detract from the piece. The seated bronze measures 4.75" in height, plus the size of the base. Egyptian, Late Period, 664 -...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1101125 (stock #LL700)
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Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this very rare and impressive pair of legs from an Egyptian funerary bed. Each leg is a massive, solid piece of Egyptian architecture measuring 21" in height, in addition to the custom mount for the pair. Each leg is brightly painted with a yellow ochre background with designs in red and black. The top of each leg is adorned with the head of a protective lion with facial features and mane in red pigment. A pair of legs such as these are a rare find on...