Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1288243
Explorer Ancient Art
$990.00
An ancient Egyptian limestone bust of a young girl. Wearing an elaborate tripartite hairstyle, with widening hair starting from the top of her head down to her neck. On her back, her hair is divided into three long plaits. Traces of original pigment. 2 inches high. XII-XIII Dynasty, 1963-1650 B.C. From an old French collection. For similar, see Pharaohs and Mortals, Egyptian Art In The Middle Kingdom, Fitzwilliam Museum Exhibition, April 19-June 26, 1988, #118.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1269555
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,200.00
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 #1247727
Explorer Ancient Art
sold
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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #902158
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.