All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1323071 (stock #WL.22)
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$340.00
c. Mid 4th -2nd Century BCE

This wheel made lamp is composed of a circular body on a flat base with a long, tapering nozzle. The fill hole is surrounded by a raised rim. Shows signs of use in antiquity.

In excellent condition.

4.92 x 3.30 x 1.96 inches (12.5 x 8.4 x 5 cm)

From an American collection. Ships from the United States.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1323069 (stock #WL.23)
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$300.00
c. 3rd-2nd Century BCE

This mold made oil lamp is composed of a circular body with an elongated nozzle. The shoulders are decorated with geometric and foliate detail. The handle is delineated by a protrusion on the side of the lamp decorated with an S-shaped scroll.

In excellent condition. Slight chip on base.

3.42 x 2.28 x 1.02 inches (8.7 x 5.8 x 2.6 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1310620 (stock #P.176)
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$400.00
c. Late 4th -Early 3rd Century BCE

This spindle shaped bottle contains a central, ovoid body with a thin, cylindrical neck terminating in a thick, wide rim to impede the flow of precious oils stored within, such as perfume. The base of the vessel mimics the top and tapers quickly from the main section of the body into a long, cylindrical foot on a flattened base. Made on a wheel, this bottle was then embellished with a red slip and burnished...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1310611 (stock #P.1)
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$2,800.00
c. 3rd-2nd Century BCE

This statuette, made in a two-piece mold depicts a veiled woman wearing a chiton and himation on an integral plinth. A vent hole is present on the back of the figure.

In very good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1291618 (stock #L.223)
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$175.00
c. 2nd -1st Century BCE

A round bodied lamp with a long, slender nozzle a single lug handle. Mold made with radial designs on the shoulders and finished with a black slip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1277950
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Middle Cypriot; c. 1900-1600 B.C.

In the shape of a quadruped with a trefoil mouth in place of a head and a loop handle on its back. The vessel is handmade and is decorated with a white slip and red paint. Inverted triangles are painted on the sides of the vessel, with the rim, handle and the majority of the body being decorated with a variety of red bands.

In very fine and original condition. Tail of vessel now missing, otherwise intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1268538 (stock #P59)
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$4,625.00
Late 1st Century BC- 2nd Century AD

Made in a two-part mold this figure depicts the deity Harpokrates on an integral plinth. The figure stands in contrapposto and leans against an altar, in his right hand he holds a cornucopia. He is dressed in a long chiton and wears a floral wreath and the double crown of Egypt. His index finger is pressed against his lips. The back in plain with a vent hole. Remnants of white slip are still present on front of the figure...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #800305 (stock #P.498-6)
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c. 3rd-1st century B.C

A collection of six mold made terracotta heads of Isis-Aphrodite. From Fayum, Egypt. In varying conditions.

Sizes range from 1.80 inches (4.5 cm) to 2.50 inches (6.5 cm)

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Isis, the Egyptian goddess of fertility, was also endowed with magical powers. Isis worship reached its peak in the 4th century B.C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #796684 (stock #P.308)
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$750.00
c. 333-63 B.C.

This vessel consists of an ovoid base atop a small foot, a wide neck with everted rim and a single handle from rim to shoulder. Made on a potter’s wheel the red paint decoration is still visible around the neck and on the body of the vessel. Most likely used for the storage of precious liquids such as wine of olive oil.

Found in Bethlehem. In very good condition

Dimensions: 10 x 7 inches (26 x 17.3 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #795964 (stock #P.839)
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$900.00
c. 450-350 B.C.

A thin walled Olpe (wine pitcher) with rounded body and flared mouth on a low ring foot. A small handle attached from body to rim. Decorated with an orange and dark brown band surrounded by smaller, concentric bands on the body of the vessel. An additional wider band on the inside of the mouth.

In excellent condition. Intact except for three small flakes on the rim.

5.3 x 5.1 inches (13.5 x 15.2 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #795961 (stock #P.840)
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$1,650.00
c. 450-350 B.C.

Decorated terracotta, strap-handled juglet, painted with cream ground having deep brown and red-brown band decoration, spoked around rim, and draped dressing around base.

In excellent and original condition. Light encrustations and very minor paint loss, otherwise intact.

4 x 4.3 inches (10 x 11.1 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #795698 (stock #P.841)
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c. 5th Century B.C.

in conical form with wide base and slender neck, decorated with a band of 3 running felines at base and alternating orange and maroon bands above. Lobed ring on neck beneath widened, flat rim with small, strap handle. Repaired from four original pieces.

6.4 inches (15.5 cms) high

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The alabastron (pl. alabastra) is a ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #794249 (stock #P.121)
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Late Bronze Age; c. 1550-1200 B.C.

A globular bodied vessel with cylindrical spout and flaring rim, a strap handle on either side of a false central spout. The body decorated with two sets of broad orange-brown bands containing three, finer, lines. Broad bands are also present around the spout. Paint is also found on the handles and is used to define the false spout. Used as a perfume container in antiquity. In excellent and original condition.

By the late 1100s B.C., the power of...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #791932 (stock #L.350)
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c. 2nd-1st century B.C.

Moldmade of cream clay with double convex body and long nozzle , triangular in shape , raised ring surrounding the wide filling hole, a slight circular base. Red slip on upper part of body and rim with radiating lines in relief.

Found in Jerusalem. In excellent and original condition.

3.35 x 2.6 x 1.26 inches (8.5 x 6.5 x 3.2 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #791915 (stock #L.326)
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c. 3rd - 1st century BC.

Mold made of reddish clay with red slip. Composed of a double convex body with long nozzle . Radiating lines in relief on rim and small amphora on nozzle. Earthy patina present. Found in Judea. In very good condition.

3.62 x 2.28 x 1.1 inches (9.2 x 5.8 x 2.8 cm)

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Qedem 8 , “Ancient ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #670293 (stock #P.828)
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c. 350-250 B.C.

In the form of a female head wearing foliate headdress and disc earrings, two leaves either side of her neck, surmounted by a draped female figure, a tall strap handle emerging from her back. Many of the painted details remain, including the eyebrows and lashes, tendrils of hair around the face. Made in Canosa, Apulia (modern Puglia).

Made to mimic a lekythos vessel, this terracotta head of a fashionable lady from southern Italy would have been made as part of a set...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #670167 (stock #P.790)
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Cypro-Archaic Period; c. 600-475 B.C.

Wheel made of beige clay with a slightly reddish tone. Cylindrical bodied vessel with inverted trefoil rimmed mouth, a slightly concave neck, on a slightly raised base. Handle from shoulder to rim. Vessel decoration consists of seven sets of dark brown painted concentric circles on body, band on base of neck and ladder pattern on top of the handle. Found in Hebron, imported during antiquity. In excellent and original condition.

10.1 inches ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #669312 (stock #P.1001)
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c. 320-300 B.C.

Attributed to the White-Sakkos-Painter.

Consisting of a shallow bowl with two handles on an elongated foot with lid present. Lid decoration depicting a young woman sitting, facing left, surrounded by various household objects, holding a box on one side and the head of a woman on the other. The two scenes separated by a foliate pattern over each handle. In very good condition, minor cracks on lid, otherwise intact.

8.7 inches (22.1 cms) high; 11.5 inches (29.3...