Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1297968 (stock #101291)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$350.00
Rome, ca. 1st century CE. Terracotta oil lamp depicting two lovers in relief. The scene appears to show to lovers engaging in sexual activities, with one person's head at the waist of the standing central figure. Filling hole between standing figure's legs, burn deposits around light spout. Size: 3-3/4"L. Intact but worn as shown.

Provenance: Ex-Private Maryland Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1297955 (stock #108597)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$495.00
Roman Empire, ca. 236 to 237 CE. Minted in Rome, under the SC (approval of the Senate). Gorgeously toned and well struck sestertius of the emperor Maximinus. Obverse: MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus I right. Reverse: SALVS AVGVSTI, S C in exergue, Salus seated left, feeding out of patera serpent rising from altar to left. RIC (Roman Imperican Coinage) 85. Size: 27mm. 20.4 grams. Very Fine to Extremely Fine...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1297854 (stock #100421)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$595.00
Roman Empire, likely the Persian Gulf region, ca. 1st to 3rd centuries CE. Beautiful pair of high karat (24 karat) gold earrings. Each is a crescent-shaped loop with three dangles, one still retaining an original bead - possibly a pearl. Size: 3 grams for the pair; 3/4"W x 1 3/4"H.

In essence, these earrings are highly adorned hoop earrings, and believe it or not, the Romans even invented the “hoop earring” which developed around 300 BCE...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #1295630 (stock #80065)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$995.00
Greco-Roman Empire, ca. 2nd century BCE to 2nd century CE (found in Pakistan). Stunning and wearable necklace comprised of 18 roughly ancient faceted stones - each in amber color - along with Roman glass beads about the size of a small pearl, a couple larger glass tubular beads and finally a green stone intaglio with the head of a ruler, scrafito along the border. Restrung and ready to wear! 20"L.
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.

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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.

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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 : 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 : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1276991 (stock #100391)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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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
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Roman, ca...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276981 (stock #100369)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$395.00
Roman, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. Ring made from hammered bronze, with an engraved rendition of Nike, the winged goddess of victory, speed, and strength, standing in profile presenting the wreath of victory on the oval face. 5/8" wide x 3/4" top to bottom. Approximate ring size 5-1/2. Expected surface wear. Overall good condition.

Provenance: Ex-Private NYC Collection

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1276980 (stock #100386)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman Empire, Ca 1st to 3rd centuries CE. Lovely ring of iron - a relatively new material for the time, with heavy gold gilding and a green glass intaglio on the top - this with the portrait of a bearded man. Not recommended to be worn, but about a size 4.0.90"W x 0.75"H (2.29 W x 1.91 H cm) Excellent with wear to gilding as shown 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 guarantee...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276979 (stock #95116)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Rome, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. A modern 14 karat gold ring with a raised oval bezel set with an ancient Roman black paste glass intaglio depicting a papyrus plant with its characteristic feather-duster like leaves rendered at both ends of the rhizome, a most unusual representation. It is generally thought that the Romans learned of papyrus paper via Magna Graecia. By the time of the Greeks and Romans, papyrus was manufactured in workshops, known as officinae, in several grades ranging from r...