Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
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 : 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 : 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...
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...
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...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1276991 (stock #100391)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$695.00
Lycia, silver hemidrachm, Ca 81 to 27 BC. Wonderful silver coinage with fine portrait of Apollo, Lyre on reverse set in hallmarked 22 kt gold ring. About a US size 6. 0.88"W x 0.88"H (2.22 W x 2.22 H cm). Coin EF. Ring is choice!

Provenance: Ex-Private East Coast collection.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276989 (stock #100374)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$495.00
Roman, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. Earrings with pointed oval shaped beads comprised of close to 24 karat gold sheet over a light weight core and further embellished with three long filigree loops. These beads are suspended from an articulated section comprised of ancient blue glass beads and gold beads. Modern gold shepherd hooks. Earring hangs 1-1/4" from earlobe. Small losses to gold sheet as shown. Overall very good condition.

Provenance: Ex-Private NYC Collection

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1276988 (stock #100389)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$750.00
Byzantine, ca 5th to 8th century CE. Beautiful high karat (tests at 24 kt) gold ring with circular table impressed with Greek lettering, stamped in the center with standing bull. About a US size 8. 5.5 grams. 0.88"W x 0.88"H (2.22 W x 2.22 H cm) Choice and wearable 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 Authe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1276987 (stock #100373)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$395.00
Byzantine, Eastern Roman Empire, ca. 7th or 8th century CE. Beautiful gold bronze earring popular in the late Rome/early Byzantium. A hoop style earring with spiraled wire decoration over the lower half of the earring bordering a hollow intricately decorated sphere. While not intended to be worn as a pendant, if suspended from a chain the ensemble would make for a lovely necklace. 1-3/8" diameter. Spherical decoration is 3/4" long x 11/16" deep. Delicate spherical embellishment has a dimple o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276985 (stock #100372)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$495.00
Bactrian inspired, 20th century. Solid 18 karat gold ring with beveled edges bordering raised square-round bezel. Face features a diamond-shaped design framing a cross shape. An infinity symbol is engraved inside the ring. A modern ring that is inspired by a late 3rd to early 2nd century BCE design. Approximate ring size 6. Very minor surface wear.

Provenance: Ex-Private NYC Collection

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276984 (stock #100371)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Ancient Near East, Pakistan / Afghanistan, Bactrian culture, ca. 1st millenium BCE. Exquisite necklace comprised of four lozenge shaped ancient gold beads, nine ancient agate beads in a variety of shapes including the long, lunar shaped central bead, several rounded examples, a small tubular bead and one unusual form with four flat faces. Modern gold and black glass beads complete the design and make for a lovely composition. Approximately 19" long from end to end. Very minor wear to gold bead...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1276983 (stock #100388)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman Empire, Ca 1st to 3rd centuries CE. A very touching wedding ring in solid high karat gold, with table decorated with man and woman looking toward each other in profile. About a size 4 US. 4.6 grams of almost pure 24 kt gold.. 0.75"W x 0.75"H (1.91 W x 1.91 H cm) Portraits a bit soft, but sturdy and wearable. 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 descri...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276982 (stock #100370)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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End of Roman Empire, 5th century CE. Modern solid 14 karat gold finger ring with ancient oval pink glass intaglio adorned with engraved Christian cross. The cross, one of the most widely recognized symbols in the world today, was used as a symbol in the earliest times, initially and ironically in anti-Christian arguments cited in the Octavius of Minucius Felix written at the end of the 2nd century CE. By the early 3rd century CE, the cross had become inextricably associated with Christ. Althou...