Classical Antiquities by Relics of the Nile
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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #561054 (stock #PD316)
Relics of the Nile
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Relics of the Nile is very pleased to present this superb ancient Egyptian Pre-Dynastic bowl. This artifact comes from the Naqada I culture, which places the bowl at the beginning of the fourth millennium B.C. This is also known as Amratian, and ran parallel to the Badarian culture. The vessel is superbly created and illustrates a brilliant design around the circumference of the piece. The pigment is still nicely visible, which is very rare for such an early piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #272262 (stock #BT100)
Relics of the Nile
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Relics of the Nile is very pleased to present this superb ancient Egyptian Pre-Dynastic blacktop vessel. This artifact comes from the Naqada II culture. The Naqada II phase, also known as Gerzean, lasted for the middle of the fourth millennium. During this period black-rimmed pottery was predominant during this period and is extremely popular among collectors...