Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355615
Explorer Ancient Art
$345.00
Finely modelled Greek terracotta female head. With prominent facial details, wearing earrings, hair pulled back under her elaborate headdress. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. With remains of white slip. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1355551
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$2,500.00
Etruscan head of young boy. With puffy cheeks, drilled eyes, thick wavy hair and well-defined facial details. 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 6 inches high. Losses as shown. Mounted. From a New Jersey private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355248
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$369.00
With long neck and with slightly smiling expression, with prominent facial details, wearing a headdress and with an elaborate coiffure. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 3 inches high. Intact with remains of white slip. From a NYC collectionand with an old Christies label
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1355245
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$5,900.00
Also known as Bacchus, he was the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine. Here he is wearing a wreath composed of vine leaves with clusters of grapes on his head. 2nd Century. 4 3/8 inches high. From an Arizona private collection, ex. Great Neck NY collection of Florence Jacob Davis, originally acquired at a 1967 estate sale.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1355243
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$1,250.00
Depicted mummiform, with pleasant facial expression. Arms crossed with hands emerging from tightly fitted garment, grasping pick and hoe, wearing tripartite wig, seed bag suspended over his left shoulder, T-shaped column of crisp hieroglyphic inscription reading ‘…Illuminate the Osiris of the priest of (the goddess) Smentet, Padiwsr, and the temple of Ptah-Un in Heracleopolis. Born of the lady Irtbinat, true of voice…’ Ex private Belgium, collected in 1980s. 5 3/8 inches high. Intact. La...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1354785
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,750.00
A bronze horse figurine, advancing with one foreleg raised, separately cast rider with left arm extended, right arm raised; mounted on an integral bronze base. 2 5/8 inches high. 1st century BC-1st century AD. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1354782
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,750.00
Flat-backed terracotta head of Marsyas. With strong facial details, with thick wavy hair, beard and moustache, his mouth slightly agape with his teeth exposed and he appears to be grimacing in extreme pain. 1st/2nd Century B.C. 6 inches high. Mounted. From an old Antwerpe, Belgium collection, acquired in the early 1980s. Marsyas was a satyr in Greek mythology, and he played an important role in two myths. For committing hubris against Apollo, Marsyas was hanged inside a cave and was flayed al...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1354371
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$425.00
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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sold
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. The inscription translates “An offering which the king gives, and Osiris, foremost of the westerners (Khentiementiu), the great god, lord of [Abydos].”Late Ptolemaic/early Roman Period, circa 100 B...
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 : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1352117
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.