Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261513
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #1256846
Explorer Ancient Art
$395.00
Rare amulet depicting a striding mongoose also known as the Ichneumon. Openwork, with well-defined facial details and with defined fur on top of his head. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 3/8 inches long. Small chip on tail. Otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. From a California collection. The ichneumon has been a sacred animal in Egypt since the Middle Kingdom. Depending on which aspect of its being was being emphasized, it was associated with various gods and appears in various myths.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1256841
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #1246082
Explorer Ancient Art
$550.00
Glazed turquoise openwork faience ring, decorated with lotus flowers, a Maat figure and a Kheker frieze. New Kingdom, 1554-1070 B.C. 3/4 inch high. 7/8 diameter. Repaired. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1245967
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #1241908
Explorer Ancient Art
$645.00
Faience amulet of a cat or bastet, depicted seated in an alert pose, with open work between the legs and between legs and body. Pierced for suspension. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Intact. From an old North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1240199
Explorer Ancient Art
$195.00
Seated, deep blue Isis Horus amulet, wearing the tripartite wig, with Isis offering her breast for the nursing Horus. Third Intermediate Period, 1000-700 B.C. 15/16 inch. Crown and suspension loop gone. From an old North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1239597
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #1238566
Explorer Ancient Art
$295.00
A dark blue Egyptian faience rosette. Possibly an inlay. Ptolemaic - Roman Period, 100 B.C.- 100 A.D. 1 3/8 inches in diameter. Intact. From an old North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1238564
Explorer Ancient Art
$3990.00
A tall turquoise ancient Egyptian faience shabti, 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 9 lines of hieroglyphic inscription. 30th Dynasty, 405-335 B.C. 7 3/8 inches high. Small chip on beard and some surface losses. Otherwise, intact. Mounted...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1238503
Explorer Ancient Art
$495.00
Depicted mummiform, with prominent facial details, wearing the false beard, hands holding hoes, seedsack on back and with a vertical line of hieroglyphic inscription. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Intact. From an old Dutch collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237822
Explorer Ancient Art
$295.00
A deep blue, flat back, open work Eye of Horus. New Kingdom - Third Intermediate Period, 1200-700 B.C. 1 inch wide. Intact. From an old Belgian collection, before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237788
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #1235016
Explorer Ancient Art
$295.00
An Egyptian faience amulet of Qebehsenuef, one of the four sons of horus, in hawk form, protector of the large intestines. Late Period, 600-32 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Intact. From a group lot sold in Sothebys, NY.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235011
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.