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.

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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
$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...
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...
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 #100368)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$695.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276978 (stock #100367)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Byzantine, ca. 6th to 9th century CE. Stunningly brilliant Byzantine cross pendant comprised of spherules or granules of 24 karat gold. Granulation is a technique that originated with the Sumerians about 5,000 years ago. The composition of this piece consists of three concentric rings, the outermost elongated at the bottom to create a pointed drop. Granules of gold adorn the piece and the granules of the innermost ring come together to form a Byzantine cross motif. Byzantium began in the fourt...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276975 (stock #100366)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. A large round silver pendant with refined rope pattern border, raised bezel, and rope motif adorning suspension loop above. Inlaid with paste glass floral design comprised of eight red petals against a cornflower blue background. In the center is a miniature rendering of a flower comprised of 7 granulated silver balls. Expected tarnish and minor surface wear to glass inlay. 1-1/2"L x 1-1/4"W. Overall excellent condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276974 (stock #100365)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. Modern solid 14 karat gold ring with raised oval bezel set with an ancient Roman carnelian intaglio engraved with rendering of Nike, winged goddess of victory, speed, and strength, standing with one leg crossed over other and head in profile, carrying what appears to be the staff of Hermes. Approximate ring size 7 to 8. Modern ring in choice condition. Intaglio near choice.

Provenance: Ex-Private NYC Collection

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre 1492 item #1276973 (stock #100364)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
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Roman, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. Solid 24 karat gold ring with octagonal carnelian intaglio featuring rendering of Mercury, messenger of the gods, wearing a petasos, standing nude, holding his staff, kerykeion in his right hand and a money purse in his left. Approximate ring size 7 to 8. Very minor surface wear to gold and edges of intaglio.

Provenance: Ex-Private NYC Collection

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