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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1330387 (stock #101948)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$5,995.00
Roman Empire, 1st to 2nd century CE. A stunning cast figurine of a standing eagle with raised head and meticulous feather detailing to the head, chest and wings. In ancient Rome the eagle had a powerful military association and would oftentimes bronze eagles would be used as a staff finial and would lead armies into war...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1330379 (stock #100570)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman Empire, Danubian region, ca. 2nd to 3rd centuries CE. Bronze plaque within a triple rope frame. Female figure wears a diadem with rays over her very long, straight hair, armor and an aegis. Possibly a local deity / goddess combined with Minerva. Size: 3-1/2"H (9 cm).

Condition: Intact and choice.

Provenance: Ex-private German collection.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328920 (stock #112444)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$1,895.00
Rome, ca. 1st century CE. This adorable piece would have plugged a bronze lamp; it has been cast in the shape of a crouched mouse with his paws raised to his mouth, as if he is gnawing on a piece of bread. His curled tail forms a hole to which he would have been attached to the lamp to prevent the escape of any excess oil...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1328692 (stock #110505)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$5,500.00
Rome, Eastern Empire, ca. 100 to 200 CE. Probably a bas-relief architectural frieze from a building, this carved limestone pieces depicts the lower halves of a woman and satyr's bodies; the woman is holding the satyr's arm. Behind them, small presumably due to perspective, is the complete body of a goat with large, symmetrical horns; the goat looks towards the backs of the two larger figures with its head tilted inquisitively...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1328687 (stock #108714)
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Roman empire, ca. 1st to 2nd century CE. Very fine marble relief, most likely a panel from a sarcophagus, depicting a standing Satyr, shown nude with good musculature, one hand reaching down toward a panther at his feet, a maenad with long flowing gown and section of nude left leg. A very showy piece! Custom base. Size: 11-5/8" x 11-3/8".

Condition: Losses as shown. Thin in areas but no repairs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1328686 (stock #108581)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$9,950.00
Rome, ca. 1st to 2nd century CE. A finely carved, ancient marble torso clad in a voluminous garment which drapes around the neck and cascades down the body. The figure's right arm extends outward, perhaps indicating some action or combat, or that the figure was part of an ensemble. Custom, museum-quality stand. Size: 7-1/8" (18.1 cm) x 6-1/4" (15.9 cm) at widest.

Condition: Fragmentary with ancient losses as shown and a hairline surface fissure to lower torso. Finely carved example...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1326625 (stock #112734)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Ancient Rome, ca. 1st century CE. A cast and blown mosaic glass flask with a spherical lower body, a dimpled bottom, and a long, tubular neck that resolves in a slightly flared rim. Swirling opaque white ribbons of white in semi-translucent green glass were created by a process involving casting then blowing. Similar examples are in the finest museum collections of the world. For example, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has a lovely glass mosaic perfume bottle in its collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1326620 (stock #112728)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$995.00
Ancient Rome, ca. 2nd to 4th century CE. You don't find one of these every day. A stunning Roman bronze lock mechanism demonstrating a high degree of artistry and technique. One side shows a raised metal "loop" incised with a stylized, abstract geometric design. The other side features six applied conelike forms incised with striations, the central one upon a small circular medallion, with a T-shaped key hole beside it. Circular bands frame each circular face or plate, and in between we have a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1326063 (stock #111267)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$1,695.00
Northern Italy, Etruria, 4th century BCE. Lovely and well-preserved pottery pedestal plate from the very important Genucilia group of painters. Portrait in profile facing left, 5-band wave around, ringed decoration on underside of plate. Size: 5-1/2" D.

Condition: Small loss to foot, else excellent

Provenance: Ex-estate of the late M. Reiniger, Chicago, IL.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1325896 (stock #111700)
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Rome/Early Middle Ages Europe, ca. 0 to 500 CE. This is a finely shaped bronze adze head from a dynamic period in European history. The adze is one of the most ubiquitous tools in the ancient world, with relatively little changes to the form; they were necessary items. A piece like this would have been used in carpentry. Size: 7.25" L x 2.1" W x 2.6" H (18.4 cm x 5.3 cm x 6.6 cm).

Condition: Intact and near choice

Provenance: Ex-John Piscopo Collection, San Diego, CA

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1325437 (stock #111029)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$3,995.00
Eastern Roman Empire, ca. 400 to 600 CE. This is a cast bronze oil lamp with a large Byzantine cross projecting from the handle. It sits atop a decorative stand with the feet shaped into horse's hooves. The lamp itself has a wide, round, mouth. We've been joking around the office that it looks exactly like a genie's lamp -- though none of us have been lucky enough to be granted any wishes. Some scholars have noted that bronze lamps, with their increased cost over pottery lamps, were probably a k...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1324873 (stock #109817)
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Roman Empire, probably North African, ca. 1st to 4th century CE. Interesting pottery tile section, most likely from a roof or lintel. Bright red pottery with deep grooves along upper section and portions of a scrolling design below. Size: 6-1/4"W x 4-1/2"H (16 cm x 11.4 cm) + wood stand.

Condition: Fragmentary, but details are sharp

Provenance: Ex-private California collection acquired at local auction house

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1324766 (stock #108729)
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Roman Empire, ca. 2nd to 3rd century CE. Lovely pair of glass jars. First, green glass sprinkler flask with multiple ribs on bidy and constricted neck. Size: 4-1/4"H. Along with amber glass jar, again with ribbed body, wide neck and rolled rim. Size: 4-1/8"H.

Condition: Both intact. Green example with small internal crack in neck, amber with scratch to neck & shoulder.

Provenance: Ex-private S. Shalom collection, New York, acquired 1970’s.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1324117 (stock #100399)
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Etruria, Italy, ca. 6th century BCE. Pottery vessel in the bucchero ware fabric, with ornate pin-incised decoration along sides, depicting a floral and linear pattern. Palmettes appear on base. Size: approximately 11"H.

Condition: Base reattached, else excellent.

Provenance: Ex-private J. Farmer collection, Maryland.

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