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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1358032
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$295.00
A good old Chinese Jade Nephrite carving pendant of two fishes and sea plants.

In fine Celadon with old style handpolishing.

Size: 63 mm.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought at Copenhagen dealers in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1358031
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$295.00
This attractive Chinese Nephrite carving was done as two fishes, dating to the Ming-Qing Dynasties.

The pendant very nicely done in a white jade stone with nice brownish inclusions.

Size: 63 mm. 74,2 grams

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought at Copenhagen dealers in the 1980s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1358028
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$250.00
A fine Chinese pale celadon jade carving of Bi Disc, old man tending the garden and 4 Chinese characters.

Diameter:52 mm.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought the 1980s and 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1358027
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$295.00
A beautiful celadon and brown Nephrite Jade carving of a Bi with openwork Dragon in the center and ornament on top. Very attractive.

Dirty and could be cleaned.

Height: 58 mm

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought the 1980s and 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1358026
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$295.00
Interesting large jade carving, possibly antique.

The carving in the shape of a mythical sea animal.

Very attractive carving!

Size: ca. 95 mm. long. Weight:178 grams.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought the 1980s and 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1358025
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$350.00
A high quality jade pendant, very thin carving in greenish celadon Nephrite - comes from old collection, dating to the later Qing Dynasty.

A flower with small piercing between two blades to wear it as a pendant.

Diameter: 52 mm.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought the 1980s and 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1358024
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$700.00
A fine little collection of 7 Chinese white Nephrite jade pendants.

The largest is a 47 mm. seated human figure, others are two fishes, to human figure beads and two mythical animals.

Ex. Old Danish Collection, bought the 1980s and 1990s.
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.

Ex...
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.