Classical Antiquities by Relics of the Nile
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1333521 (stock #TR200)
Relics of the Nile
$900.00
Relics of the Nile is pleased to present this set of three Egyptian limestone reliefs.. One decorated with a the upper portion of a lion, lower portion of a glyph, highlighted in yellow, flesh and black. Together with two additional fragments with carved elements, painted flesh and red and black. All mounted on hardwood block bases and ready for immediate display. The reliefs measure between 3 5/8" and 5.25" in size plus the size of the base. Late Period, 664 - 50 B.C.. Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1332392 (stock #AR315)
Relics of the Nile
$5,500.00
Relics of the Nile is thrilled to present this amazing and extremely rare limestone Amarna relief. This is a finely incised talatat fragment dating to the Amarna Period (18th Dynasty, 1344-1344 B.C.) and depicts a hand and arm of Akhenaten and rays from the solar disc. Faint traces of red pigment remain within the rays. Images showing a similar complete scene are attached. This is an extremely rare and affordable opportunity to acquire a detailed piece of an Amarna relief...
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 : 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...