Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1286582
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$585.00
Thoth, the creator god, in the form of an ibis, one of his sacred animals, was also the patron of scribes and of the written word. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches long including mounting. Mounted on a 14K gold (tested) base with a loop for wearing on a necklace. Ex. old Palm Beach, Fl. collection, Ex. Secret Eye Gallery NY in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1279297
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$625.00
Nicely detailed ibis-headed deity, patron of scribes, striding on a rectangular base with his arms held to his sides, wearing a tripartite wig and striated kilt. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. Repaired at the ankles. 1 1/2 inches high. From a Dutch collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1270399
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$4,900.00
Large, seated figure of the lion-headed goddess, She is seated on a throne, decorated with Egyptian gods including Mut, Nehebkau and wedjat eyes. Losses as shown. Third Intermediate Period, 1069-664 B.C. Height, 8 1/2 inches high/22 cm. From an old French collection, before 1970. Comes with a French passport.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1266199
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$1,695.00
Third Intermediate blue overseer shabti for Djed-Mut (the name means "The goddess Mut speaks."), with arms crossed, hands holding hoes, wearing a tripartite wig and with painted black details. 21st/22nd Dynasty. 1070–712 B.C. 4 inches high. Intact. Ex. French collection of Jean Lecannellier, Blainville, France, collected between 1960-1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261513
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$1,800.00
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1256841
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$375.00
Depicted standing on an integral base, with a dwarf-like body and stout bandy legs, his fists clenched on either side of his rounded belly. Late-Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. French collection. The Egyptian Pataikos is a special manifestation of the creator god Ptah and the dwarf-like appearance symbolizes his magical power.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1253794
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$625.00
Seated bi-color Isis, wearing a tripartite wig, sitting on an elaborately detailed throne, open work between legs at the ankles, between arms and body and between legs and front of throne, her left arm supporting the seated Horus on her lap, and Isis offering her breast to the nursing Horus. Third Intermediate Period, 1000-700 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Suspension loop and crown gone. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1253775
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$495.00
Depicted striding, with defined feet, her left foot forward, wearing her typical crown, wearing a slender tight-fitting dress and wearing the tripartite wig. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Intact. From an old North Carolina estate. Nephthys was the goddess of night, rivers, sleep, nature and mourning.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1246920
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$2900.00
Large light blue faience shabti. With smiling expression, wearing the tripartite wig and braided false beard, hands holding hoes, seedsack on back and with eight lines of horizontal hieroglyphic text. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 7 1/2 inches high. Intact. From the estate of a Rutgers University professor.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1245967
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$590.00
Finely modeled ancient Egyptian lion bust of Sekhmet, from a large faience statue. Wearing the tripartite wig with long lappets, with well-defined mane and strong facial details. Hole on top made for insertion of original crown. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 3/8 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Israeli collection of William Brockman, originally purchased in the 1960s, from Dr. Percival, a Philadelphia physicist and pioneer radiologist.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1239597
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$395.00
Egyptian shabti with a vertical line of hieroglyphs, reading "The Osiris, overseer of an expeditionary force, Padihorenep, whom Neithemhat(?) birthed." 30th Dynasty, 380-343 B.C. 4 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Back of right foot chipped. Mounted. From an old North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237788
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$450.00
A fine Egypto-Roman faience applique depicting the god Bacchus, with pleasant facial expression and with the typical grapes and ivy headdress. 1st Century B.C. - 1st Century A.D. 2 inches wide X 1 3/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old German private collection. Bacchus was the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235011
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$245.00
In the form of a standing falcon with folded wings, wearing the double crown, with a suspension loop behind, standing on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Feet repaired. From a California collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222954
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$225.00
A reddish-brown faience figure of Bes playing a tambourine. 18th Dynasty, Period of Akhenaten, 1352-1336 B.C. 1/2 inch. Mounted. From a New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222953
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$395.00
A group of four Egyptian faience crowns. Including two crowns of Lower Egypt, one crown of Upper Egypt and a plumed Atef crown. Atef crown - 1 1/2 inches, Crowns - @ 1 inch each. 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. From a Colorado collection. Mounted in a shadow box display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222952
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$285.00
Unusual faience amulet depicting the head of Hathor. With bulging eyes, characteristic bovine ears and wearing a thick wig. 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. 1 inch high. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. Hathor was a goddess of music, dance, foreign lands and fertility who helped women in childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222051
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$680.00
A tall faience amulet of Mut. Depicted striding, wearing the double crown, wearing a striated tripartite wig, arms alongside body, openwork between arms, and with a vertical line of hieroglyphic text. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown, otherwise intact. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. Her name means "mother" and in many ways she was regarded by the Egyptians as the great "world mother," and mother of the pharaohs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1221860
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$295.00
Red glazed composition depiction of a foreleg of an ox. New Kingdom, 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. 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...