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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1356539
Explorer Ancient Art
$325.00
Greek female bust, with long braided hair pulled back into the hood of her flowing robe. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 3/4 inches high. Ex. Christies, 5/20/80. Christies sticker on bottom of base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1356532
Explorer Ancient Art
$349.00
Greek terracotta female head, with prominent facial details, with an elaborate coiffure and headdress above. Hellenistic Period, 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 3 inches high. With extensive remains of white slip. From an old NYC collection.
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 : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355248
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : 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 : 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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1350931
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1350443
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,495.00
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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1349674
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,650.00
Tall Greek terracotta nude male figure, with pleasant facial expression, standing on an integral base, wearing an elaborate headdress, with defined musculature on his chest, his long garment draped over his shoulders, his weight resting on his right leg, his left leg slightly bent at the knee and appears to be holding a cockerel in his left arm against his chest. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Remains of white slip. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1346024
Explorer Ancient Art
$245.00
Roman bird head crescent moon shaped amulet, with ridges on one side and smooth surface on underside. Bird head pierced for suspension. Also known as a lunula, in ancient Roman times, it was believed these amulets were used to protect wearer against evil forces, demons and sorcery, and against the evil eye. 2nd/3rd Century. 1 1/2 inches wide on bottom. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1345670
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,800.00
Tall ancient Greek female figure, standing on an integral round base, wearing a long himation, her weight resting on her left leg, her hair pulled back into a bun, her head leaning toward her right side, her left arm bent at the elbow and her left hand resting above her hip. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 9 inches high. Repaired with losses as shown. Ex. collection of Maria Seegers, Antwerpe, Belgium. Collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339192
Explorer Ancient Art
$275.00
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 : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1337995
Explorer Ancient Art
$490.00
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 : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335646
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,100.00
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.