Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1283412
Explorer Ancient Art
$5,500.00
New Kingdom, elaborately decorated limestone stele in sunk relief, depicting the deceased standing figure on the right. His right hand holding a Hathor sistrum, his left hand holding a vase with liquid offering. He is facing an enthroned Osiris, wearing the Atef crown and holding the crook and flail, offering table with food offerings, in the center. Hieroglyphs and two Eyes of Horus on top with a disc between them. Hieroglyphs also on both sides of the leg of the offering table...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1269555
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,400.00
With thick, wavy locks framing his face, and a full beard and moustache, his head surmounted by a modius. 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D. 3 1/2 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From a California collection. Serapis was a composite of several Egyptian and Hellenistic deities. He was created by Ptolemy I in an attempt to form a bridge between the Greek and Egyptian population under his rule.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1267168
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$8,800.00
A large limestone relief. Divided into three zones. At the top, remains of two striding human feet, below, a single row of hieroglyphs, beneath, which are five columns of hieroglyphs. The middle row may be translated to read "the Osiris, the one who is strong in the house of Ptah..? The vertical lines of text may translate to read "upper Egypt...king of upper Egypt...", the second to last column may refer to the place where people worshipped Ptah in the town of Memphis...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1247727
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$2500.00
With carved facial details and hair grooved to receive diadem. Possibly depicting Ptolemy IV. 3rd/2nd Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Ex. collection of President Marius Suzanne, Judge of the International Tribunal, Alexandria, 1905-1920. Similar heads are on exhibit in the Brooklyn Museum.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1232856
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$1600.00
New Kingdom, limestone sunk relief, depicting a worshipper offering the god Maat. With well-defined hands, Maat is wearing the ostrich plume and the ankh stands above the knee. New Kingdom, 19th/20th Dynasty, 1290-1070 B.C. 6 1/2 inches high X 3 3/4 inches wide. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, acquired before 1980. Maat was the goddess of truth, justice and harmony. She was the wife of Thoth, the god of wisdom. Maat and Thoth helped at the Weighing of the Heart.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1201951
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$1795.00
Ancient Egyptian limestone head with thick wig and prominent facial details. Possibly, the head on an ushabti. New Kingdom, 19th/20th Dynasty, 1292–1069 BC. 2 inches high. Mounted. Fragmentary. From an old French collection, collected in the 1960s - 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1170626
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$8500.00
Kneeling statue holding a seated deity figure on its lap (possibly Ptah or Osiris), the back pillar inscribed with three vertical columns of hieroglypic text, listing the various titles of the statue owner, who was associated with Sobek and various other gods. Late Period, 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 8 5/8 inches long. From the Leighton Wilkie collection, acquired in 1970 in Cairo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #902158
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$239.00
Fragmentary figure of Serapis. With thick wavy hair and thick beard. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 3 inches high. Mounted. Old Belgian collection. Serapis was an Egyptian god whose devotees united the worship of the Apis bull and the god Osiris. His cult, which originated at Memphis, rose to its greatest significance at Alexandria during the reign of Ptolemy I.