Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1340490
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Represented as a ram in amulet form, Khnum was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, from clay, and placed in their mothers' wombs. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. 1 1/2 inches long. Tiny chip on his left horn, otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. Gustave Mustaki collection, Alexandria, Egypt.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1340478
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Two papyrus fragments with demotic text. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. One fragment measures 3 inches X 3 inches. Other fragment measures 2.5 inches X 2 3/4 inches. Mounted in a lucite frame. Old Belgian family collection. Acquired in 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1340474
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Plastic vase with double portrait Dionysian heads adorning both halves of this vase, probably found in Egypt. 3rd-2nd century AD. 3 inches high. Intact. From an old prominent Belgian family collection, collected in the 1970s. Published as an insert of private collections in book - EGYPTE ONOMWONDEN - Epyptische Oudheden van het museum Vleeshuis.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1340239
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Representing a combination of Isis and Fortuna. She is dressed in a long robe over it with a cloak. On her head she has the typical horned disk headdress, In her left hand she holds a cornucopia. 1st/2nd Century. 2 7/8 inches high. Part of her right arm gone. From a prominent Belgian family collection, acquired in the 1970s. Isis was originally an Egyptian goddess who later became popular with the Romans. Fortuna, the Roman goddess of fortune.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339996
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Polychrome wood sarcophagus fragment depicting a striding Anubis holding implements, facing left and with remains of a bier. Underneath are remains of hieroglyphic text. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 13 inches high X 5 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339993
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Possibly from a shrine or a piece of furniture. Consisting of four cobras, three of which have remains of discs on their heads. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high X 4 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1339991
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The bandy-legged leonine deity standing on an integral plinth, his hands resting on his knees, his face with bulging cheeks, a pronounced pug nose, and protruding ears and with remains of his crown. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980. Bes was considered the protector of households, and in particular, of mothers and children and childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1339595
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An Osiris terracotta "bed", shaped in the recessed image of the of the god,which would be filled with soil and seeds (barley or emmer wheat) to germinate and grow during the festival of Khoiak. This was the climax of the four month Nile inundation season, when the death and resurrection of Osiris were commemorated and the fruitfulness of the land was ensured for another year. The corn Osiris was then ritually buried. Late period, c.500 BC, 3 3/4 inches high X 2 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339417
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Fragment from a large kneeling wood figure of a mourning Isis. Wearing a tripartite wig, wearing the chair crown and with prominent breasts. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 11 inches high. Mounted. Remains of gesso. Losses as shown. From an old Belgian collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339192
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Terra Sigilata - North African red slip plate fragment. Depicting a striding feline. 300-500 A.D. 4 3/8 inches wide X 3 7/8 high. From an old Antwerpe collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1338876
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A group of four, double-sided silver head beads with a black-colored core. All depicted with a striated pharaonic type hair. Ptolemaic/Roman Period, 100 B.C./100 A.D. All have some losses and imperfections as shown. All mounted on a black lucite base. From Sumer Gallery, Henry Anavian, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1338004
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Canaanite glazed steatite scarab with glaze gone white. Depicting animal figures on the underside, including a lizard and antelopes. Minor chip in front and on side. 15th/14th centuries BCE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1337995
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Barrel shaped, tri-color mosaic glass and 22k gold pendant with suspension loops on top and on side. 2nd/3rd Century. 3/4 inch. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1337431
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Ancient Egyptian terracotta double flask unguentarium, decorated with a nude Harpocrates, wearing the sidelock and double crown, sitting on a laurel wreath, with legs crossed at the ankles, his index finger pointing to his mouth and holding a cornucopia. The bottom of the flask is decorated with foliage. A suspension knob is placed on the back. 1st Century B.C.-1st Century AD. 3 1/4 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From an old Paris, France collection. Its most common use was probably as a contain...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1337023
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Depicted with semi-nude body leaning slightly forward from the waist up. Wearing a pleated garment from the waist down. Hellenistic. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 6.5 inches high. Fragmentary with encrustations. Losses as shown. From a Connecticut collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1336390
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An ancient Greek oinochoe, depicting a profile of a lady wearing a necklace, palmette underneath handle, leaf design around perimeter above and striped decorated neck. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 6 inches high. Repaired. From an old French collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335826
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Depicted mummiform, with incised facial details and smiling expression, wearing incised false beard, wearing the atef crown with incised ureaus, each plume flanked by ureaus, double ureaus beneath each plume, with hands emerging from tightly- fitted garment and hands holding inscribed crook and flail. 4 1/4 inches high. Tip of left plume gone. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. From a New Jersey private collection, purchased in the London art market
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335646
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Depicting his finely-detailed head, with thick beard and swirling mustache. Achelous was the Greek river god. 4th Century B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Koutoulakis collection, acquired before 1965.