Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339996
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$650.00
Polychrome wood sarcophagus fragment depicting a striding Anubis holding implements, facing left and with 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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$650.00
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 : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1339595
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$650.00
An Osiris terracotta "bed", shaped in the recessed image of the of the god,which would be filled with soil and seeds (barley or emmer wheat) to germinate and grow during the festival of Khoiak. This was the climax of the four month Nile inundation season, when the death and resurrection of Osiris were commemorated and the fruitfulness of the land was ensured for another year. The corn Osiris was then ritually buried. Late period, c.500 BC, 3 3/4 inches high X 2 1/2 inches wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339417
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Fragment from a large kneeling wood figure of a mourning Isis. Wearing a tripartite wig, wearing the chair crown and with prominent breasts. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 11 inches high. Mounted. Remains of gesso. Losses as shown. From an old Belgian collection.
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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$850.00
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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335826
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$1,400.00
Depicted mummiform, with incised facial details and smiling expression, wearing incised false beard, wearing the atef crown with incised ureaus, each plume flanked by ureaus, double ureaus beneath each plume, with hands emerging from tightly- fitted garment and hands holding inscribed crook and flail. 4 1/4 inches high. Tip of left plume gone. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. From a New Jersey private collection, purchased in the London art market
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1335033
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$350.00
Double-sided seal or plaque with the cartouche for Thuthmose III between plumes and the reverse with arms holding implements. 18th Dynasty, 1481-1425 B.C. 1 inch wide X 5/8 inch high. Pierced for suspension. From a French collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
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$2,900.00
A tall Egyptian bronze Osiris. Depicted mummiform, holding the crook and flail, with slightly smiling expression and wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Antwerpe collection of Maria Segers, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1334433
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$2,800.00
Rare depiction of the god Osiris in wood. Depicted mummiform. He is wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas, with prominent facial details, arms bent at the elbow and against his chest. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Remains of gesso and pigment. Mounted. From a North Carolina private collection, acquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334372
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$1,500.00
Depicted striding with her left leg extended forward, she wears a Hellenistic robe and she wears a plumed sun-disk crown on her head. Remains of her extended right arm which it appears to would have held her now missing attribute. 4 7/8 inches high. Ex. old private collection of Maria Segers, Antwerpe, Belgium. Isis became more and more popular outside Egypt. Particularly during the Roman period, she was worshipped as a goddess who unites all other goddesses in herself...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1333330
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$2,200.00
A rare pale blue faience balsamarium in the form of a seated baboon on a support and drinking from a small cup held to the snout, with ribbed mane, convex circular eyes and with high conical mouth. 26th/30th Dynasty, 664-342 B.C. , 4 inches high with losses as shown. Ex. Sothebys, NY. Probably used to hold cosmetics or perfumes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1332813
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$395.00
An unusual double-sided Eye of Horus amulet. One side is curved and the other is flat. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/4 inches wide. Small chip on bottom of flat eye. Otherwise, intact and pierced for suspension. From an old NYC collection, purchased in the NYC art market @ 20 years ago. Similar double-sided amulets were said to represent the right and left eyes of the Horus falcon...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1330974
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$1,500.00
Third Intermediate Period slender blue shabti, with hands holding implements, seed basket suspended over shoulders, wearing a head band and with vertical line of hieroglyphc text. Libyan Period, 22nd/23rd Dynasty, 900-664 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Small imperfection on chin, some discoloration on face, otherwise intact. From an old French collection, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1329741
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$8,500.00
Wearing a tripartite wig and broad collar painted in black and touches of red on the white ground with numerous rows of foliate and other beads, the face with long black-painted eyebrows and cosmetic lines. Ptolemaic Period, circa 100-30 B.C. 12 1/2 inches high. Cracks and losses as shown on photo. Mounted in a box with sliding glass top. Acquired in Egypt between 1957 and 1961. American private collection, 1961-2015