Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre 1492 item #1297920 (stock #107204)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$1,500.00
Viking, Northern Europe, ca. 9th to 12th centuries CE. A striking 16 karat gold crescent moon shaped pendant with an inset lunar shaped garnet and lovely gold filagree decoration. Size: 3/4"W (1.9 cm) x 3/4"H (1.9 cm). Minor wear as shown. Intact and excellent.

Provenance: Ex-private A. Green collection, United Kingdom, acquired prior to 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre 1492 item #1273718 (stock #BD)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$2,495.00
Eastern United Kingdom, Ca 12th to 13th century CE. Imagine the turmoil that beset the United Kingdom in the early years of the second millennium. If life wasn't hard enough living off the land and paying much of your crop to the feudal land barons, you had to worry about the marauding bands of Vikings who would burn your village to the ground, murder the men and steal the young females and children for slavery - all while professing the relatively new concept of Christianity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1164904 (stock #bd)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$875.00
Celtic Tribal variation of Greek gold 'stater' of Alexander the Great (336-323 BC), but issued later (302-200 BC). Of lower gold than traditional Greek stater, weighing 4.89, mixed with silver. Typical of all Alexander coins, many groups made their coins similar to the Macedonian issues. This coin shows the head of Athena wearing a crested Corinthian helmet decorated with a snake. Reverse shows Victory holding a wreath with Greek lettering. VF...