Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1354371
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$495.00
Light green Egyptian jasper scarab with a falcon inscribed on bottom. 5/8 inches long. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. or earlier. Tiny chip in front. From an old Belgian collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1354344
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$1,950.00
An ancient Egyptian limestone stele. Probably from a workshop. This unfinished stele depicts the deceased offering Osiris incense and with a richly laden offering table between them. A winged disc on top. Ptolemaic Period, 300 -30 B.C. 9 1/2 inches high X 7 1/2 inches wide. Mounted. Ex. old Antwerpe, Belgian collection, purchased in the 1970s. Published.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1354055
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$2,700.00
Rare depiction of the god Osiris in wood. Depicted mummiform. He is wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas, with prominent facial details, arms bent at the elbow and against his chest. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Remains of gesso and pigment. Mounted. From a North Carolina private collection, acquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1354054
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$349.00
God of the underworld. Wearing the plumed crown fronted with ureas, wearing the false beard, and hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment and grasping the crook and flail. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Mounted. Losses as shown. From a Palm Beach, FL. acquired 1976 from Barakat, Jerusalem. To present owner by descent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1354052
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$1,900.00
A fine pair of Egyptian bronze eyes with eyebrows. Eyes with long cosmetic lines and painted eyeballs. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. All measure 3.5 inches long and are intact. Mounted on a lucite frame. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1354041
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$349.00
The nude god of love, standing upright with his right foot forward and his weight leaning on his left leg. Possibly holding a patera on his left hand. 1st/2nd Century. 2 3/4 inches high. Losses as shown. From a Palm Beach, FL. acquired 1976 from Barakat, Jerusalem. To present owner by descent. The erotes were the winged gods of love. Also known as Cupid.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1353457
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$9,500.00
Standing on a rectangular base and wearing a broad beaded collar, beard, and tripartite wig surmounted by a crown of horns with plumes and sun-disk, the blank column in front surmounted by recumbent Anubis, the base inscribed with a hieroglyph inscription and containing fragments of ancient linen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1353108
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$3,900.00
Basalt seated male figure, with defined hands resting on his legs and with defined legs and feet. Middle Kingdom, 11th/12th Dynasty, 2133-1786 B.C. 6 inches high. Gone from the waist up. Ex. collection of Maria Segers, Antwerpe, Belgium, collected in the mid 1970s to early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1353105
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$395.00
An ancient Roman bronze head of Medusa. Probably an attachment from a bronze vessel. 2nd/3rd Century, 2 7/8 inches high. Mounted. From a Connecticut collection, originally purchased in Israel in the 1970s. Medusa was described as a winged human female with a hideous face and living venomous snakes in place of hair. Gazers upon her face would turn to stone.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1352117
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$1,900.00
Canosan pair figure of Eros and Psyche. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 5 3/8 inches high. Eros head possibly re-attached, one Eros wing gone. Extensive remains of white slip. Ex. Brussels art market, early 1990s. In ancient Greek mythology, Psyche, the youngest and most beautiful daughter of an ancient king, was so enamored by Eros (also known as Cupid), he scratched himself with one of his arrows and immediately fell in love with her.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350948
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$550.00
A detailed bronze Osiris, wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with an ureas and wearing the characteristic beard and broad collar and hands grasping the crook and flail. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 3 1/2 inches high. Encrustations. Feet gone. From a Connecticut private collection, originally purchased in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1350931
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$1,400.00
With twin strap handles flanking the false neck, spout emerging from the shoulder, decorated with elaborate painted design. LATE HELLADIC IIIC, Ca. 1400-1200 BC B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Repaired with remains of original pigment. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350860
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The bandy-legged household god, with grotesque features, holding a plate over his left hand and balancing it with his right hand. Plate possibly used to hold makeup for facial application. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 3 inches high. Repaired at waist with losses to crown. Ex, David Liebert, early 1980s. Bes was a patron of childbirth and the home, and was associated with sexuality, humour, music and dancing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350484
Explorer Ancient Art
$550.00
An ancient Egyptian bronze falcon, wearing the double crown of lower and upper Egypt, perched on top of remains of a finial. 3 1/4 inches high. Ex. Phillips, London, mid 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1350443
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$1,200.00
Boetian terracotta female bust in high relief with an elaborate coiffure consisting of a tightly curled hairdo, with pleasant well modeled facial features. She is wearing a tall banded headdress, a multi banded necklace and wearing earrings. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 7-3/4” x 5-1/8” Minor losses as shown. Mounted. From an old Connecticut private collection. Purchased in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350272
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$349.00
Bust of Isis Fortuna, wearing a Hellenistic robe, and has a combination of remains of cow horns, sun-disk, and ears of corn as a crown on her head. Probably used as a steelyard weight. 2nd/3rd Century. 2 3/8” high. Mounted. From a Connecticut private collection, acquired 1976 from the Jerusalem art market. Particularly during the Roman period, she was worshipped as a goddess who unites all other goddesses in herself.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1349712
Explorer Ancient Art
$349.00
Bust of the goddess with pleasant facial expression, wearing a chiton, her hair pulled back into a bun above the back of her neck and wearing her crown in the shape of a crescent moon. 1st/2nd Century. 2 1/4 inches high. Part of her crown reattached. Mounted. From a Connecticut collection, originally purchased in Israel in the 1970s. Diana was the goddess of the hunt, the moon, and nature being associated with wild animals, and having the power to talk to and control animals.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1349676
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$1,800.00
From the Greek colonies in southern Italy. Attractive pottery wine cup (kantharos) on long foot with sweeping handles, each side painted with Lady of Fashion portrait. 3rd/4th Century B.C. Scattered mineral and surface deposits. Small rim chip, otherwise intact. From a Private Washington D.C. collection, acquired at Bonhams.