Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350860
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$990.00
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 : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1350501
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A fine alabaster canopic stopper depicting the human headed Imsety. He was the protector of the liver of the deceased. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 4 1/2 inches high. Traces of original pigment. Ex. NYC collection from the 1950s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350484
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350444
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$2,200.00
Finely detailed female cat nursing her three kittens. 26th/30th Dynasty 600-300 B.C. 2 inches long X 1 5/8 inches wide. Probably from the top of a large bronze sistrum. From an old Paris collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348181
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$1,100.00
Faience double-side head of the goddess Hathor. From the handle of a votive sistrum. With bovine ears and remains of a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high X 2 1/4 inches wide. Fragment is intact with surface losses as shown. Originally purchased from the NY art market @ early 2005. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1347161
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$3,800.00
Tall turquoise ushabti for a man called Ankh-em-maat, who was a sa-mery-ef ("his beloved son") priest of the god Herishef at Herakleopolis...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1346895
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$1,200.00
Probably from a large Isis Horus figure. With the long arm and well-defined hand of Isis, grasping the lotus flower with the chubby Harpocrates sitting on top. His right arm bent at the elbow, with his forefinger pointing to his mouth, his left arm holding remains of a cornucopia. Late Ptolemaic to Roman Period,1st Century BC-1st Century AD. 3 1/4 inches high from bottom of lotus to top of crown. From an old Paris, France collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1346191
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$495.00
Upper part of a blue faience shabti, with black details. With arms crossed, hands holding hoes, and seedsack on back. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1295-1070 B.C. 2-7/8 inches high. Intact as shown. From a Louisiana collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1346024
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$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 : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1345664
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New Kingdom terracotta mold with a royal cartouche. 18h-20th Dynasty, 1558-1085 B.C. 1 3/4 inches. Ex. Alex Malloy, South Salem, NY., 1970s. The Khepesh was the most important meat offering that the ancient Egyptians presented to the gods and the deceased. The hieroglyphic for a bull's foreleg denoted strength, and perhaps it was considered that the foreleg transferred the life-force of the bull to the recipient. The Khepesh also played a role in a ceremony called the Opening of the Mouth, which...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1342553
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$1,800.00
Colorful wood panel from a sarcophagus. From top to bottom are painted remains of a broad collar, underneath, are remains of a winged scarab, a winged Nut, the mummified deceased and the four canopic jars. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 22 inches high X 5 1/4 inches wide. All original pigment. From an old New Jersey collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1341520
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$185.00
An ancient Egyptian steatite scarab depicting four uraei. New Kingdom, 1300-1070 B.C. 1/2 inch long. Tiny chip on rear. Vein crack on back and in front. Remains of glaze.Old NFA auction from the 1980s ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1341012
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$1,900.00
Terracotta, red slip on white surface, wearing the horned disc with ureas in center, with prominent ears and strong facial details, and wearing an amulet around its neck. The production of these sculptures can possibly be associated with the relocation of the cult center of the Apis of Sakkara to Alexandria under Ptolemy I Soter. 305-285 B.C. 8 inches high. Intact with minor losses as shown. Published in an insert of private collections in EGYPTE ONOMWONDEN. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1340490
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$345.00
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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339996
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$625.00
Polychrome wood sarcophagus fragment depicting a striding Qebehsenuef, who was the falcon-headed son of Horus, and protected the intestines of the deceased. To his left is 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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$645.00
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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$495.00
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....