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 #1356292
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$295.00
A large and superbly executed stamp seal with winged beast, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is unsually well-engraved for the type and large, done in a very attractive milky white agate stone.

Size: 22-23 mm wide. The weight is 12 grams.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356241
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$295.00
A large and beautiful stamp seal with humbed Bull galloping right, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is nicely engraved for the type - also carved on the back of the seal, a seldomly seen seal on the market in this quality.

Size: 27 mm wide - the weight is ca. 14 grams.

Condition: Superb, wonderful stone quality, beautiful colour.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356238
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A very large and beautiful stamp seal with two Goats galloping right, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is unsually well-engraved for the type and the seal is at the same time large, so a very good and seldomly seen seal on the market.

Size: 31 mm wide and 25 mm. high. The weight is 23 grams.

Condition: Nearly Superb, wonderful stone quality, beautiful colour.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356235
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A massive and important Neo Babylonian Chalcedony Stamp Seal, c. 600-400 B.C.

Convex octagonal face, tall domed back with hole near top for suspension. Carved with worshipper before an alter, Star above.

Size: 34 mm x 27 mm. - the largest Neo-Babylonian Stamp seal we've ever sold - weighing ca. 25 grams!

Condition: Excellent, attractive stone.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356234
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
Large Neo Babylonian Chalcedony Stamp Seal, c. 600-400 B.C.

Convex octagonal face, tall domed back with hole near top for suspension. Carved with worshipper before an alter, Crescent above.

Size: 26 mm x 21 mm.

Condition: Excellent, attractive stone.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356046
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A beautiful bowl decorated with symethric elements in green and brown on a cream ground, also on the exterior. Transoxiana / perhaps Samarkand, 10th.-11th. century.

Size: 17,5 cm. X 6 cm. Condition: Choice. In exceptional condition for type, looks unrepaired and with finely crackled glaze over the entire surface.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356045
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$275.00
A beautiful dish decorated floral elements in red, black and green on a white ground. Transoxiana / Samarkand or Nishapur, 10th.-11th. century.

Size: ca. 21-22 cm. wide and 4-5 cm. deep.

Condition: Intact, but with some gluing and possible restoration.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356044
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A beautiful bowl decorated floral elements in red, black and green on a white ground. Transoxiana / Samarkand or Nishapur, 10th.-11th. century.

Size: ca. 16,5 cm. wide and 7 cm. deep.

Condition: In exceptional condition for type, looks unrepaired with wear to the glaze on the rim.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356041
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$250.00
Rare pottery bowl, dating to the Ghaznavid Dynasty, 11th.- 12th. century AD.

Finely incised and decorated bowl in green and brown.

Pottery decorated with incised designs and splashed colored glazes like this was popular in most areas of the Islamic world. This bowl belongs to a group of ceramics usually described as Bamiyan and found in Afghanistan, there is no archaeological evidence that they were produced there.

Size: 215 mm. wide and 55 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1356040
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
Rare Islamic pottery dish, Nishapur, Samenid ca. 900-1000 AD.

A choice dish with beige glaze, and a black caligraphic decoration in the center of the bowl, low walls. Attractive in hand.

Size: 20 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Choice, likely some professional restoration but difficult to spot. Slightly uneven, but it's as made.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356030
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$475.00
An exceptional Arkkadian (Mesopotamian) stone Mace Head, dating 2400-2100 BC.

A rare Mace, carved and polished in a fine almost black Serpentinite stone, a stone widely used for seals in the period. The Mace of Piriform, but in this case finely fluted for extra impact power.

Size: ca. 60 mm. high and 55 mm. wide. Weight: 213 grams.

Condition: Choice for the type and age, some wear from ancient use at one side but all below the fine patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356028
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$350.00
A rare Mace head in superbly polished Greenstone, Greater mesopotamia, 3rd. millenium BC.

The Mace head is very attractive, polished in a type green hardstone, slightly elongated form, like a hammer and deadly in hand-to-hand battle.

Size: ca. 70 mm. long and 43 mm. high, weight: 217 grams.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: From an old German Private Collection of Mace Heads (W.D.), bought in the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1356025
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$2,850.00
Seljuk Slave warriors of the Samenid Dynasty, likely from Nishapur, ca. 11th Century AD.

Of bronze alloy, of tapering fluted form finely engraved with running arabesques along the length of each flute and surmounted by a shallow domed cap, and moulded circular socket engraved with a band of ropework above a row of diamond-shaped florets...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1356004
Senatus Consulto
$1,650.00
A beautiful and large Pre-Achaemenid Silver Phiale (offerbowl), decorated in Repousse, Ancient Near East, Early-mid 1st. millenium BC.

A spectacular piece in hand with a paticularly fine ancient patina, uncleaned!

Size: 16,6 cm. in diameter, 47 mm. high ca. 206 grams of silver!

Condition: Intact, with a few short closed cracks and a few edge chips Ex. Old German Collection, comes with COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354403
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A choice bowl with beige underglaze and symmetrical ornamentation in green and brown colors. Te exterior is not decorrated. Fairly large and compact piece with rounded walls.

Size: 189 x 82 mm.

Condition: Nice - some imperfections in the glaze and restoration typical for these types with mending and some repainting of joint areas.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354402
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A choice bowl with beige glaze, with brown caligraphic decoration in the center of the bowl and a line on the rim. Narrow base and low walls. Attractive in hand.

Size: 126 x 56 mm.

Condition: Choice, some restoration typical for these types with mending and some repainting of joint areas.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354401
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
Authentic Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A fine bowl with polychrome glaze (beige, green, black & brown) with floral design in the interior of the vessel. Nice beige, ornamented glaze on the exterior. A carved ring on the exteror walls. Very attractive in hand.

Size: 142 x 62 mm.

Condition: Choice, some restoration typical for these types with mending and some repainting of joint areas.

Ex. Danish Private Collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354185
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
Authentic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A fine bowl with high walls and glazed interior in blue & green/turqooise colors. Design is symmetrical on the walls of the vessel design, in the bottom of the interior facial features of eyes, nose and a mouth. Also glaze on the exterior of the bowl. Very attractive in hand.

Size: 167 mm. x 58 mm.

Condition: Choice, some light restoration.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.