Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348181
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$1,100.00
Faience double-side head of the goddess Hathor. From the handle of a votive sistrum. With bovine ears and remains of a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high X 2 1/4 inches wide. Fragment is intact with surface losses as shown. Originally purchased from the NY art market @ early 2005. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1347161
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$3,800.00
Tall turquoise ushabti for a man called Ankh-em-maat, who was a sa-mery-ef ("his beloved son") priest of the god Herishef at Herakleopolis. Depicted mummiform, with smiling expression, with hands holding hoes, wearing a striated tripartite wig and braided beard and with 10 lines of hieroglyphic inscription. 30th Dynasty, 405-335 BCE, 7-3/8"H. Mounted. Surface imperfections and some surface losses. Otherwise, intact. From an old Virginia collection, acquired in 1981. Ex. Sothebys.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1346904
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sold
Finely carved wood panel from a sarcophagus. With carved horizontal hieroglyphic text, which reads "Ihy priest of Harsaphes, king of upper and lower Egypt, Renpet-nefer, the justified." 25th/26th Dynasty, 700-600 B.C. 15 7/8 inches wide.Private collection J.V.  Netherlands collected before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1346895
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$1,200.00
Probably from a large Isis Horus figure. With the long arm and well-defined hand of Isis, grasping the lotus flower with the chubby Harpocrates sitting on top. His right arm bent at the elbow, with his forefinger pointing to his mouth, his left arm holding remains of a cornucopia. Late Ptolemaic to Roman Period,1st Century BC-1st Century AD. 3 1/4 inches high from bottom of lotus to top of crown. From an old Paris, France collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1346889
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$585.00
Bronze falcon, standing upright and wearing the double crown of upper and lower Egypt. 26th-30h Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. 2 inches high. Ex. Phillips, London, mid 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1346191
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$495.00
Upper part of a blue faience shabti, with black details. With arms crossed, hands holding hoes, and seedsack on back. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1295-1070 B.C. 2-7/8 inches high. Intact as shown. From a Louisiana collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1345664
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$249.00
New Kingdom terracotta mold with a royal cartouche. 18h-20th Dynasty, 1558-1085 B.C. 1 3/4 inches. Ex. Alex Malloy, South Salem, NY., 1970s. The Khepesh was the most important meat offering that the ancient Egyptians presented to the gods and the deceased. The hieroglyphic for a bull's foreleg denoted strength, and perhaps it was considered that the foreleg transferred the life-force of the bull to the recipient...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1342553
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$1,800.00
Colorful wood panel from a sarcophagus. From top to bottom are painted remains of a broad collar, underneath, are remains of a winged scarab, a winged Nut, the mummified deceased and the four canopic jars. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 22 inches high X 5 1/4 inches wide. All original pigment. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1341520
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$185.00
An ancient Egyptian steatite scarab depicting four uraei. New Kingdom, 1300-1070 B.C. 1/2 inch long. Tiny chip on rear. Vein crack on back and in front. Remains of glaze.Old NFA auction from the 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1341012
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$1,900.00
Terracotta, red slip on white surface, wearing the horned disc with ureas in center, with prominent ears and strong facial details, and wearing an amulet around its neck. The production of these sculptures can possibly be associated with the relocation of the cult center of the Apis of Sakkara to Alexandria under Ptolemy I Soter. 305-285 B.C. 8 inches high. Intact with minor losses as shown. Published in an insert of private collections in EGYPTE ONOMWONDEN.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1340490
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$345.00
Represented as a ram in amulet form, Khnum was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, from clay, and placed in their mothers' wombs. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. 1 1/2 inches long. Tiny chip on his left horn, otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. Gustave Mustaki collection, Alexandria, Egypt.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339996
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$625.00
Polychrome wood sarcophagus fragment depicting a striding Qebehsenuef, who was the falcon-headed son of Horus, and protected the intestines of the deceased. To his left is remains of a bier. Underneath are remains of hieroglyphic text. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 13 inches high X 5 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339993
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$645.00
Possibly from a shrine or a piece of furniture. Consisting of four cobras, three of which have remains of discs on their heads. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high X 4 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1339991
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$495.00
The bandy-legged leonine deity standing on an integral plinth, his hands resting on his knees, his face with bulging cheeks, a pronounced pug nose, and protruding ears and with remains of his crown. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980. Bes was considered the protector of households, and in particular, of mothers and children and childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1338876
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$650.00
A group of four, double-sided silver head beads with a black-colored core. All depicted with a striated pharaonic type hair. Ptolemaic/Roman Period, 100 B.C./100 A.D. All have some losses and imperfections as shown. All mounted on a black lucite base. From Sumer Gallery, Henry Anavian, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1338004
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$245.00
Canaanite glazed steatite scarab with glaze gone white. Depicting animal figures on the underside, including a lizard and antelopes. Minor chip in front and on side. 15th/14th centuries BCE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1337431
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$650.00
Ancient Egyptian terracotta double flask unguentarium, decorated with a nude Harpocrates, wearing the sidelock and double crown, sitting on a laurel wreath, with legs crossed at the ankles, his index finger pointing to his mouth and holding a cornucopia. The bottom of the flask is decorated with foliage. A suspension knob is placed on the back. 1st Century B.C.-1st Century AD. 3 1/4 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From an old Paris, France collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1335048
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$285.00
Flat back, blue faience Bes amulet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 7/8 inch. Intact and pierced for suspension.