Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1277492 (stock #100574)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$795.00
Viet Nam, first millennium BCE. Rare ceremonial cuff in solid bronze sheet, repeating "coil" pattern with each end adorned with 15 small bells - some still with bronze balls loose enough to make a rattling sound. 4-1/2"L x 3-1/2" W at widest point. Intact/excellent, save minor crease from being crushed in earth

PROVENANCE: Ex-D. Smith Collection, Southern California.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1800 item #1277407 (stock #100591)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$595.00
France, 18th to early 19th century. Carved and gesso wooden Madonna figure, shown standing on rounded rock, wearing long flowing robes, hands outstretched, lovely serene look upon her face. 12-3/4"H. Missing one hand and portion of other, minor pigment wear, else excellent.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Sarkisian Gallery, Denver, CO.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1277406 (stock #100593)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$595.00
India, ca. 18th century CE. Large wood fabric stamp with twin panels of text - one top, one bottom, along with 8 central panels depicting such things as the sun and moon, a tiger, flowers and birds. Over the 250 years since it was carved, it has developed a deep, tactile patina. A lovely and near-choice example! 14-3/8"H.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Sarkisian Gallery, Denver, CO, ex-Denver Art Museum (label on back).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1277405 (stock #100594)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$395.00
Near East, Persia / Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Ca 17th to 18th century CE. Large and very colorful glazed pottery tile in a vibrant floral pattern in green, light blue, deep blue and white. Set into modern frame. Repaired from two pieces. 9-1/2" square.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Sarkisian Gallery, Denver, CO.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1277404 (stock #100588)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$2,995.00
Pre-Columbian, Guerrero, Mexico, ca. 300 BCE. A large and extremely rare Mezcala (type M22) standing male figure, with string cut appendages and facial features. What sets this one apart is the wonderful coloration of the stone. It was made from a deep burgundy stone with green and gray inclusions. The result is an incredibly beautiful example! 6-3/4"H. Roughness to top of head else choice.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Mark Poolos Collection from descent, Ex-Adeon Gallery acquired prior to 1970...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1277403 (stock #100590)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman Empire, probably Syria or Lebanon, ca. 1st to 3rd centuries CE. Ancient glass bottle of bulbous form with thin neck and flaring rim. Vessel has developed a truly lovely light lavender swirling pattern of iridescence. Deep pontil on base. 2-1/4"H. Intact and choice.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Sarkisian Gallery, Denver, CO.

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1277402 (stock #100589)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman Empire, probably Syria or Lebanon, ca. 1st to 3rd centuries CE. Ancient glass bottle with nearly straight sides, indented neck and flaring rim, covered in a rainbow of colorful iridescence. Just gorgeous! 3-1/4"H. Intact/choice condition.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Sarkisian Gallery, Denver, CO.

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1277401 (stock #100570)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$3,995.00
Roman Empire, Danubian region, ca. 2nd to 3rd centuries CE. Bronze plaque within a triple rope frame, she wears a diadem with rays over her very long, straight hair, armor, and an aegis. Possibly a local deity combined with Minerva. 3-1/2"H (9 cm.) Near choice condition.

Provenance: Ex-private German collection, ex-private major NYC dealer. Cf, for a similar plaque in silver see: Form Vollendet, Formschuesseln, Model und Stempel im Römisch-Germanischen Museum Köln, 2001, p. 20 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1277400 (stock #100578)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$795.00
Northeastern Thailand, first millennium BCE, Nong Han District. Beautiful in function, composition and especially now beautiful with its incredible glass-like patina. Bronze necklace in octagonal wire with front enhanced with 31 coils wrapped around central wire. Torque measures 7-1/2"D. Custom stand - measuring 7"W x 9-1/4"H.

PROVENANCE: Ex-D. Smith collection, southern California.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1277399 (stock #100587)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$695.00
Greek Empire, Ca 5th century BCE. Ancient bronze bracelet in rounded form overlapping for about 20% of its length. Ends of bracelet with double ridges and "feather" pattern extends from each end about 2-1/2". Bracelet has been mounted on a Bob Dodge original base in the form of a human hand and arm-bone, nails painted red and golden-toned ring on ring finger. Bracelet measures 3-1/4"D. Base measures 5-1/2"L x 5-3/4"H.

PROVENANCE: Bracelet ex-Apolonia Gallery, Denver, CO...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1277398 (stock #100569)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, Dynasties 26 through 30, Ca 662 to 315 BCE. The arched bronze eye rims with extended cosmetic lines, inlaid with limestone sclera, painted with round black irises, framed by curved bronze eye brows, Custom stand works to show the impact of these eyes that have seen 23 centuries pass. Each eye is 3-1/2"W, stand measures 7-3/4"W and total height is 5". Intact/choice, save minor pigment wear as shown.

PROVENANCE: Ex-Harlan J...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #1277397 (stock #100568)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$1,795.00
Pre-Columbian, Veracruz, Mexico, Ca 600 CE. Macabre, rare and totally cool! Pottery storage jar molded in the form of a peccary (a close cousin to the javelina), shown hunched over a human brain appearing to be eating it. The details of the brain's various ridges clearly delineated and enhanced with added pigment - as is the mouth of the peccary. 12"L x 8"H, repaired from about 10 large sections, restoration over breaks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1277396 (stock #100586)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$8,995.00
Khmer, Angkor period, Bayon style, 12th century AD. Superb carved sandstone head depicts Vishnu with eyes open and serene brow, slight smile upon his lips. Wearing a tiara with bud on top and incised floral band...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre 1492 item #1276997 (stock #100585)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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England, 9th to 11th century CE. A super rare iron Thor's hammer - all the rage among marauding Vikings - with a lion's face at the suspension loop, eyes inlaid gold. Iron examples are far more rare than their silver counterparts because iron rusts so quickly in the moist British climes. 2" L. Excellent condition. Provenance: Ex-private Jones collection, UK found in Britain. All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1276996 (stock #100423)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$295.00
Roman Empire, Ca 4th century CE. Gold stick pin made from an ancient Roman hair pin along with a coin of Cnonstantine. A very attractive combination of elements! 0.75"W x 3.25"H (1.91 W x 8.26 H cm). Excellent condition. Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all items.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1276995 (stock #100421)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$595.00
Roman Empire, Ca 1st to 3rd centuries CE. Beautiful pair of high karat gold earrings. Each is a crescent-shaped loop with three dangles, one still retaining an original bead - possibly a pearl. 3.0 grams for the pair. 0.75"W x 1.75"H (1.91 W x 4.45 H cm). Excellent. Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Au...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1276994 (stock #100419)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$495.00
Egypt, 18th Dynasty, Ca 1350 to 1300 BCE. Small but colorful and choice faience amulet of a pharaoh in blue and green glaze. Pharaoh stands with one hand to his belly, other holding a flail, royal beard in green, set in modern high karat gold pendant. Gold is stamped in Hebrew characters. 0.50"W x 1.13"H (1.27 W x 2.86 H cm). Excellent condition! Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1276992 (stock #100392)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Egypt, New Kingdom to Late Dynastic, Ca 1500 to 600 BCE. Octagonal green steatite amulet with seated ruler being crowned with a wreath by Victory. Set in 18kt gold bezel/pendant. 0.75"W x 0.88"H (1.91 W x 2.22 H cm). Quite excellent. Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all ite...