Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1322250
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$295.00
A finely made smaller bronze jar or wine cup, dating to the Achaemenid Dynasty of Western Asia, 7th.-4th. BC.

A beautifully patinated jar in vase shaoe, with nice concenthric lines.

Size: 85 mm. wide and 75 mm. high.

Condition: Choice for type with fine patina and encrustations. Completely intact and of sound metal.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1322232
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$195.00
A wonderful larger bronze dagger in pristine condition for type, Bactrian cultures, late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC

Interesting leaf-shaped dagger in rather heavy bronze casting for the often thin type. Small tang. The central area slightly thicker in order to make a stronger blade

Size: 22,8 cm. long and 5,3 cm. wide over the base of blade.

Exceptional preservation with the attractive Azurite and light green patina - a gem!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1322023
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$150.00
interesting silver bulls head amulet, Hittite Empire, 2nd. millenium BC.

Finely made amulet in heavily patinated silver, shaped as a bulls head and with a loop on top. Wearable today and very attractive.

Ex. J. Rubins (Ancient Art)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1321285
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A superbly engraved, massive bronze finger ring, Islamic, Early Islamic, 8th.-10th. century AD.

One of the finest of this type we've ever seen, hancpicked by a German Private Collector for it's size, weight and perfect deep engravings on the full surface.

Condition: Superb, fine red and brown patina, sharp and fully wearable.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1320797
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Interesting broad silver seal ring, engraved with a three-headed godess stading with 6 arms holding different items, likely Byzantine period, 6th.-8th. century AD (?). We guarantee that this ring is ancient and made prior to 1000 AD. Could be Pagan and could be much older and perhaps even Babylonian!

Interesting image of the godess and a very sharp attractive engraving.

Size: 19mm-20mm.

Condition: Intact, but with some corrosion and not suitable for wear as it is...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1320783
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$475.00
Rare large and heavy silver seal ring with a lion engraved, Achaemenid Empire c. 550–330 BC.

As the first known world empire, the Achaemenid Empire stretched over most of the whole known world at it's height in antiquity - from the middle east to parts of Greece. Interesting ring, very attractive with the strong Achaemenid style lion and the archaic design of the ring itself.

Size: 21-22 mm.

Condition: Intact and wearable, though with an old repair to the ring...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307624
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$575.00
A very beautiful and rare bronze mace head, Western Asian, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A rare Luristan bronze mace head. The upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by bands, interesting large discus at each end, makes it a very rare type.

Size: ca. 129 mm. high and massive.

Condition: Superb, with excellent brown and green patina - a gem!

Provenance: Old Danish private Collection (Hans Henningsen), bought in the 1980s in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307623
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$475.00
A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical larger Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 162 mm. high.

Condition: Choice!, with fine chestnut and green patina!. A few lighter areas from cleaning and some earthern encrustations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306991
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$475.00
A very beautiful bronze mace head, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A typical larger Luristan bronze mace head, but in exceptionally detailed and fine execution and condition, the upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by grooved bands.

Size: ca. 162 mm. high.

Condition: Choice!, with fine chestnut and green patina! - a gem. Interesting ancient flaw at one side...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1306892
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$650.00
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A very rare and spectacular Mesopotamian / Elamite bronze mace head, late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC

With prominent vertical rows of spikes, divided in two panels, with dividing cord-like bands and the image of three snakes on the upperpart of the mace.

Size: 178 mm. long

Condition: Choice!, with a casting flaw at one side and a few chips to a couple of spikes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305572
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$350.00
A very large ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger very long with a narrow blade, and an integral handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca. 38-39 cm. so the size of an ancient short sword!

Condition: Choice, slight wavy blade, fine dark green patina.

Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305571
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$295.00
A fine style ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger with a long narrow blade, and an integral folded handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca 33 cm.

Condition: Choice, nearly superb, fine dark green patina. Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287278
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A scarce leaf-shaped spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, finely decorated with a heering pattern, 2nd. millenium BC.

Size: 120 mm. long

Condition: Superb, semi-uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287276
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$85.00
A superb spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 154 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287275
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$85.00
A superb barbed spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 190 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1287274
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$85.00
A superb barbed spear head for a javelin or throwing spear, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Caspian Sea area, Turmenistan bronzeage. Size: 156 mm. long

Condition: Choice, uncleaned with fine patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1285635
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$350.00
HIGHLY INTERESTING AND IMPORTANT BRONZE SPEAR OR LANCE, WESTERN ASIA, 1ST. MILLENIUM BC.

A very attractive massive bronze lance, interesting since it has a socket in combination with a long and tang and the twisted knob that would have projected out of the side of the pole. The lance extremely broad and heavy and the blade being c. 2 cm. thick around the base.

Size: 285 mm.

Condition: Choice with a few minor wear and tear, fine red and green bronze patina. Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1285633
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$350.00
A SUPERB BRONZE SHORT SWORD BLADE WITH A SHORT TANG FOR THE HANDLE, WESTERN ASIA, AREA OF TURKMENISTAN/UZBEKISTAN CA. 1200-800 BC.

A late and attractive large tanged bronze sword with a medium size tang and a prominent mid-rib, triangular blade...