Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1322464
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,800.00
Wood mask from a sarcophagus, with eyes painted with cosmetic lines, with prominent facial details with serene facial expression. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-700 B.C. 9 inches wide X 10 inches high. Losses as shown with extensive remains of original polychrome. From an old NYC collection, purchased from Trudy Seligman, (NYC art market) @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1322029
Explorer Ancient Art
$5,900.00
The god wearing a tripartite wig with fine facial expression, eyes painted with cosmetic lines, standing on a rectangular base with, with remains of a front and back column of inscription, and wearing a broad beaded collar with remains of Horus-head terminals. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 24 inches tall with base, 21 inches tall without base. Losses as shown. From an old NYC collection, purchased on the NY art market @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318401
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,200.00
Depicting an Ichneumon on top of the rectangular wood sarcophagus, Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 B.C. Base measures 6 inches long X 1 1/8 inches high. Extensive remains of gesso on base and traces of gilding on the body of figure. From a Connecticut collection. Originally deposited in a temple or shrine as an offering. For similar, see Temple, Tomb and Dwelling, Egyptian Antiquities from the Harer Family Trust Collection, pg.64.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318393
Explorer Ancient Art
$450.00
Depicting a painted Djed pillar. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 4 inches high X 4 1/4 inches wide. From A Pennsylvania collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1307017
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,200.00
Large wood headrest, carved in three sections, with curved base, square mid-section and curved top section. Middle Kingdom, 11th-12th Dynasty,2055 BC – 1650 BC. 8 inches high. Small chip on top. Ex. Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1304363
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,800.00
A large multi-colored painted cartonnage fragment, with a long column of hieroglyphic text which reads "Anubis, in front of the divine booth, giving bread, beer, oxen, fowl and every good and pure thing. Words to be recited by Menesh Words to be recited by Horus-the-youthful-one? Words to be recited by Anubis, foremost of the divine booth," flanked by a register on the left, consisting of seven deities including the Four Sons of Horus...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1298989
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,200.00
With prominent facial details and serene expression. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-720 B.C 9 1/2 inches high. Remains of polychrome. Ex. NY estate of Norio Azuma, collected before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1291755
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,590.00
Fine wood falcon-head canopic stopper depicting Qebsentenuef, protector of the viscera. Wearing a tripartite wig, with long lappets, bulging eyes and strong beak. Late Period, 664-30 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Traces of polychrome and gesso. Ex. collection of Louis Zara (1920-2001); Shara Gilman, thence by descent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1289289
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,900.00
Large wood Ptah-Sokar, with pleasant facial expression, wearing a tripartite wig with long lappets and wearing the false beard. Late Period - Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 12 1/2 inches high. Remains of gesso and traces of original pigment. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1247740
Explorer Ancient Art
$1250.00
The human-headed falcon wearing a tri-partite wig with long lappets and the feet set apart on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Some wear with traces of gesso and polychrome. From the New York Estate of Stuart Bart. The Ba was portrayed as a human-headed bird, whose duty was to reunite the soul with the body. The Ba-bird was often shown hovering over the deceased's mummy or leaving or entering the tomb at will.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1230665
Explorer Ancient Art
$3500.00
Couchant wood Anubis, depicted as a jackal, with painted details. With extensive remains of gesso and polychrome. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 9 inches long X 6 1/2 inches high. Tail gone. Losses as shown. Ex. Lauwers collection, Belgium, acquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1192270
Explorer Ancient Art
$545.00
Wood head of the jackal-headed god, Anubis. Late Ptolemaic - Roman Period, 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D. 2 1/4 inches high. Extensive remains of gesso and pigment along with traces of gilding. Possibly a furniture attachment. From the Harold Leeds, Wheaton Galatine collection, purchased in Egypt in the late 1940s. Anubis was associated with mummification and the afterlife in ancient Egyptian religion.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1099155
Explorer Ancient Art
$395.00
A gilt and painted cartonnage figure, possibly Osiris. Depicted seated, wearing the atef-crown and false beard. A sceptre perched on his raised kness. His face, crown and sceptre gilded. Ptolemaic Period, 300 - 30 B.C. 2 3/4 inches high. Mounted. Antwerpe art market, early 1980's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1086711
Explorer Ancient Art
$620.00
Fragmentary wood figure of a striding man, with the left leg advanced in stride, wearing a kilt and short wig. Middle Kingdom, DYNASTY XI-XII, CIRCA 2055-1773 B.C. 3 3/4 inches high. From an old Manhattan, NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
Explorer Ancient Art
$1900.00
Carved Middle Kingdom arm, with naturalistically and finely modelled details. XII Dynasty, 1991-1773 B.C. 8 inches long. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, collected in the early 1980s.