Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1358001
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$165.00
A wonderful stamp seal engraved with a Scorpio, Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC.

The serpentinite seal rectangular with a small handle, finely polished and engraved with a Scorpio on the bottom.

Size: 19 mm.

Condition: Superb

Ex. German Private Collection.
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