Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1357984
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$695.00
A highly interesting and quite rare larger fragment of a burned clay brick - likely a foundation brick, Sumerian/Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC.

A beautiful antiquity, so far untranslated and full of Cuneiform letters, which traditionally mentions the local ruler that raised the city or building.

Size: 11 cm. high and 11 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, the cuneiform is very sharp.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1357983
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$695.00
A highly interesting and quite rare larger fragment of a burned clay brick - likely a foundation brick, Sumerian/Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC.

A beautiful antiquity, so far untranslated and full of Cuneiform letters, which traditionally mentions the local ruler that raised the city or building.

Size: 13,5 cm. high and 10 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, the cuneiform is very sharp.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1357982
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$695.00
A highly interesting and quite rare larger fragment of a burned clay brick - likely a foundation brick, Sumerian/Mesopotamian, ca. UR III, 22th.-20th. century BC.

A beautiful antiquity, so far untranslated and full of Cuneiform letters, which traditionally mentions the local ruler that laid the foundation stone.

Size: 10 cm. high and 7 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, the cuneiform is very sharp.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1357893
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$595.00
Carved Mayan Pottery Cylinder Cup or vase, Late Classic, Ca. 600-900 AD.

A fantastic cup with outstanding details carved in very high relief.

Looks like a ceremonial scene with a shaman holding a severed head, perhaps an offering. Other Shamans and warriors are there too.

Important and beautiful ritual cup!

Size: 93 mm. wide and ca. 80 mm. high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1357892
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$695.00
A large and rare blackware figural vessel, Peru, Chimu Culture, ca. 900-1100 AD.

The vessel with a central spout and handles at each side, modelled with dotted frames with finely styled birds.

The Chimú culture was centered on Chimor with the capital city of Chan Chan, a large adobe city in the Moche Valley of present-day Trujillo, Peru. The culture arose about 900...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1357891
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$695.00
A large and superb blackware head vessel, Peru, Chimu Culture, ca. 900-1100 AD.

The vessel with a central spout and handle, modelled with the naturalistic features of a Shaman or warrior, grinning with pronounced teeths and protruding tungue.

The Chimú culture was centered on Chimor with the capital city of Chan Chan, a large adobe city in the Moche Valley of present-day Trujillo, Peru. The culture arose about 900...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1357739
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$1,150.00
A rare and attractive Danish Neolithic Dagger, of type V, dating to 2000-1800 BC.

A high quality dagger with signs of parallel knapping and a well-defined fishtail handle. Some cortex on the surface and traces of fossils in the silex.

A beautiful dagger, difficult to obtain on the market with this fine execution.

Size: 15,1 cm.

Ex. Dutch private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1357736
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$650.00
A VERY RARE SUMERIAN / BABYLONIAN, TRIPARTITE BRONZE STAMP SEAL, 3RD. MILLENIUM BC.

The seal three detailed imprints - a monster with three bird heads, an oxe or bull, and two eagles with wings spread.

Size: 24 mm. in massive bronze weighing 20,14 grams.

Condition: Superb, wonderful red patina and preserved details.

A very rare and important seal.

Ex. German private Collection (W.D.) Rhine, 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1357728
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$350.00
A superb and very large flask, Roman, likely Ebypt, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The flask very attractive with a flat compressed body and long neck.

Size: ca. 17,5 cm. high!

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Dr. Dauber from Phalz, Germany, dead in 1976, bought between 1955-1975.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1357727
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$275.00
A very attractive vessel, perhaps for oil or oinments., Roman, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vessel in very attractive blue-green glass with fine silverish irridescence.

Height: 94 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: From a German, Bavarian private Collection of A.L.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1357726
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$995.00
A fine and intact Roman Gold ring with red Garnet stone, 4th.-6th. century AD.

The ring in high grade gold and broad, mounted with a central garnet and 4 rings around, fully wearable.

Ring-Size: 15 mm. Approx 4 grams.

Condition: Superb.

From the collection of M.G. in Southern Germany (added in the year 2000), before then in private collections since the 1950s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1357725
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$195.00
A beautyful middle Assyrian cylinder seal, dating c. 1400-1200 BC.

The seal is carved with the image of birds, finely engraved for type.

Size:27 mm.

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex. German private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1357655
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$795.00
An awesome style Cylinder seal, likely Neo-Assyrian, ca. 900-700 BC.

The seal carved in very high relief with a scene of great beauty - human figure herding animals. The seal carved in an extremely attractive red, orange and white carnelian stone.

Size: 32 mm. high and ca. 14-15 mm. thick.

Condition: Choice, ex jevellery and lightly polished from use.

Ex Bavarian Private Collection (Germany), bought in the 1990s by Gunow, Berlin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1357649
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$650.00
Macehead in bronze, Seljuk Slave warriors of the Samenid Dynasty, likely from Nishapur, ca. 11th Century AD.

Beautiful bronze macehead of simple form with spikes and a shallow domed cap.

Size: Approx 54 mm. high and 50 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, nice brown patina.

Provenance: A Rheinish German Private Collection (W.D.), bought in the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1357648
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$4,995.00
An extremely rare and superb Danish neolithic Dagger type IV-V, dating ca. 1800 BC.

An awesome style dagger of the scarce Type IV or 5 with a the zig-zag pattern on both sides of the well-defined fishtail handle.

The dagger is covered in the finest colour brown 'Marsh' patina, which is typical for daggers thrown in Marshes in offerings.

Size: 17,5 cm.

Ex. Dutch private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1357344
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A superb quality Jadeite Bi Disk, Chinese late Qing or republic period, 19/20 century.

This disc is superbly polished with old hand polishing and engraved with floral designs.

The stone quality is very high and the disc is extremely attractive in hand.

Size: ca. 60 mm.

Ex. Old Private Danish collection, in the Denmark since the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1357341
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A very large and heavy Chinese Nephrite Jade pendant in the shape of a turtle shell, 19th.-20th. century.

The carving is extremely beautiful, perfectly symethric and in a particularly fine piece of green-brown Celadon Nephrite.

The workmanship very nice with old style handpolishing.

Size:84 long and massive weighing 237 grams!

Ex. Old Danish Estate Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1357339
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A beautiful Nephrite Bi disc, from old collection, dating 19th.-20th. century. The disc with a finely engraved dotted pattern and floral petals on the rim, carved in wonderful pale celadon Nephrite.

Fine old style style carving, not machine polished as the modern pieces often are.

Size: 56 mm. in diameter.

Ex. Old Danish Estate Collection