All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1287102 (stock #L.25)
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c. 70-135 CE

This large mold made oil lamp is an excellent example of its type. The body is circular with a volute nozzle attached. The discus of the lamp is delineated by a small rim around the fill hole and another on the edge of the lamp. This area is well decorated with a grape leaf with tendrils above the nozzle terminating in two clusters of grapes, one of either side of the fill hole. A perforated handle is attached on the rear of the lamp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1286715 (stock #P.129)
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c. 3rd Millennium BCE

Standing on a raised, undecorated, foot the decorated body of the vessel is divided into four registers. The upper and lower register are purely geometric with chevrons between horizontal linear bands. The two middle registers are figurative, the lower of which depicts zebu bulls tied to trees with the upper register depicting horned quadrupeds, most likely antelopes, between trees...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1286713 (stock #PG.36)
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$3,450.00
c. 449-393 BCE

Obverse: Head of Athena facing right, wearing helmet.

Reverse: Owl with olive sprig and crescent behind. AOE in field.

In very fine condition set in modern 18K gold pendant.

3.5 x 2.2 cm (1.37 x .86 inches); 19.2 g

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SNG Cop 31-40.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1286711 (stock #PG.35)
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$1,920.00
First Jewish Revolt (66-70 CE)

Year 2 (67-8 CE)

Obverse: Two-handled amphora with broad rim. Hebrew inscription “Year Two”.

Reverse: Vine leaf on branch. Hebrew inscription “The Freedom of Zion”

Coin in good condition set in modern 18K pendant.

3.3 x 2.3 cm (1.29 x .9 inches); 8.8 g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286710 (stock #P.58)
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$4,500.00
Herodian Period; c. 37 BCE-70 CE

This vessel is composed primarily of an elongated ovoid body with ribbing. The neck is cylindrical with a minute rim and two handles applied from the shoulder to neck. The base of the vessel is tapered to allow for safe storage of the amphora.

In very fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286709 (stock #P.91)
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$4,500.00
Late Bronze Age IIA; c. 1400-1300 BCE

Sitting on a small foot, the ovoid body of the vessel is decorated on the shoulder with alternating geometric triglyphs and metopes containing fishes. This decorative field is demarcated by a horizontal painted band below the field and above, on the base of the rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286162
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$800.00
Iron Age IIB-C; c.950-586 BCE

This fragment was originally part of a larger pillar statue of the fertility goddess, Astarte. Fortunately, this example still includes the majority of the iconographically significant elements of the statue, with only the left breast, arm and pillar base missing. The goddess' hair is depicted in a tightly curled, wiglike, manner above a smiling face with full cheeks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286161
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$1,900.00
c. 4th -6th Century CE

Of Eastern Mediterranean production, this vessel would have originally been used for the containment of eye makeup or ointments. The body is formed of two tubes with applied trailing throughout. Two small handles are applied from the middle of the body to the rim where they connect to a larger basket handle of pale green glass...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286160 (stock #E.1)
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$825.00
c. 4th-5th Century CE

Each of these miniature juglets is made of rod formed black glass with red trailing applied to the lower body of the juglet and around the rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1286159 (stock #GC.4)
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$850.00
Reign of Phocas (602-610 CE)

Constantinople Mint, 607-10 CE

Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust of Phocas, bearded, frontal facing. Wearing crown without pendilia and holding the globus cruciger in his right hand. dN FOCAS PERP AVG

Reverse: Angel facing holding staff with Christogram in right hand and globus cruciger in left...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1286158 (stock #CG.3)
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$800.00
Reign of Phocas (602-610 CE)

Constantinople Mint, 603-7 CE

Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust of Phocas, bearded, frontal facing. Wearing crown without pendilia and holding the globus cruciger in his right hand. ON FOCAS PERP AVG

Reverse: Angel facing holding staff with Christogram in right hand and globus cruciger in left...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286157 (stock #L.71)
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$500.00
c. 5th-6th Century CE

Composed of an elongated body, a short nozzle and an elaborate handle, this lamp is an excellent example of the type...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286151 (stock #L.135)
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$350.00
Late 3rd- 5th Century CE

Like most lamps from this period this example sits low to the ground on a ring base and has a star shaped handle. The nozzle is concave and is decorated with a ladder motif. The shoulders are decorated with repeating raised discs. An unbroken discus such as this one is unusual and allows one to see the condition of the lamp as it would have been when purchased, prior to the breaking of the discus.

In excellent and original condition.

8.5 x 6.5 cm (3.35 x 2...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1286148 (stock #L.129)
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$400.00
Late 3rd- 5th Century CE

Like most lamps from this period this example sits low to the ground on a ring base and has a star shaped handle. The nozzle is concave with a linear motif above. The shoulders are decorated with various geometric patterns. An unbroken discus such as this one is unusual and allows one to see the condition of the lamp as it would have been when purchased, prior to the breaking of the discus.

In excellent and original condition.

8.5 x 6.5 cm (3.35 x 2.56 inc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286147 (stock #G.18)
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$2,400.00
c. 4th-5th Century CE

Free-blown of transparent pale green, almost clear, glass this vessel consists of a piriform body which extends into a cylindrical neck and terminates in flaring mouth with a folded rim. The amphoriskos stands on an applied foot of green glass and two blue-green bifurcated handles are applied from neck to rim. Thin trailing decoration is applied on the body of the vessel.

An excellent example of its type. Slight damage to the trailing on the body, otherwise intact. ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286145 (stock #G.17)
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$2,800.00
c. 3rd-4th Century CE

This free blown flask is composed of a lentoid body, a cylindrical neck with a flaring mouth terminating in a thick rim. Two handles are attached from the shoulders to the neck of the vessel. The body is made of pale green glass with blue-green glass used for the handles.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

13.4 x 7.9 cm (5.27 x 3.11 inches)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286144 (stock #G.7)
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$3,000.00
c. 3rd Century CE

This vessel consists of an ovoid body in the form of a bunch of grapes on a concave base with a pontil mark still present. A hollow collar sits just above the body and creates a division between the mold blown body and the cylindrical neck. An everted rim is present at the top of the neck.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

Similar examples in variety of world class museums such as the Israel Museum, the Toledo Museum of Art and the Cornell ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1286142 (stock #CG.11)
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$5,200.00
Reign of Antoninus Pius as Augustus (138-161 CE)

Rome Mint; 139 CE

Obverse: Bare head of Antoninus Pius facing right. ANTONINUS AVG PIUS P P.

Reverse: Pietas standing left, sacrificing over an altar. TR P COS II.

In extremely fine condition.

Diameter: 19mm; Weight: 7.1 g

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Bibliography:

RIC III; 42