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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 are 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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339192
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$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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1335048
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$285.00
Flat back, blue faience Bes amulet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 7/8 inch. Intact and pierced for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
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$2,900.00
A tall Egyptian bronze Osiris. Depicted mummiform, holding the crook and flail, with slightly smiling expression and wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Antwerpe collection of Maria Segers, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1333330
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$2,200.00
A rare pale blue faience balsamarium in the form of a seated baboon on a support and drinking from a small cup held to the snout, with ribbed mane, convex circular eyes and with high conical mouth. 26th/30th Dynasty, 664-342 B.C. , 4 inches high with losses as shown. Ex. Sothebys, NY. Probably used to hold cosmetics or perfumes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1332813
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$365.00
An unusual double-sided Eye of Horus amulet. One side is curved and the other is flat. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/4 inches wide. Small chip on bottom of flat eye. Otherwise, intact and pierced for suspension. From an old NYC collection, purchased in the NYC art market @ 20 years ago. Similar double-sided amulets were said to represent the right and left eyes of the Horus falcon. Another myth says that the sun and the moon were the right (sun) and left (moon) eyes of the sky god and the sun is...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328143
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$295.00
The god of unguents and perfume, Nefertum is depicted seated, wearing the lotus crown, wearing a tripartite wig, legs together, arms resting on legs and with intact suspension loop. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches high. Intact. From an old New Jersey collection, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328141
Explorer Ancient Art
$290.00
Red glazed composition depiction of a foreleg of an ox. Possibly a foundation deposit. New Kingdom, 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. 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 K...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1327054
Explorer Ancient Art
$460.00
A fine pair of Egyptian faience ring fragments. One ring depicts remains of the falcon-headed Qebehsenuef, protector of the intestines and remains of lotus flowers. The other depicts remains of another lower portion of one of the Sons of Horus and lotus flowers. New Kingdom, 18-20th Dynasty, 1300-1070 B.C. Both @ 1 inch in diameter. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1325644
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$1,900.00
Egyptian limestone round top stele depicting an incised striding ibis perched on top of an incised standard finial, ibis facing right, offering table with food and lotus flower on right side and winged disc on top. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 7 1/2 inches high. Intact with losses as shown. Mounted. Ex. collection of Joseph Klein, formed between 1941-1980
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1323224
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$159.00
New Kingdom faience scarab. Old NFA auction label from the 1980s, describes this scarab as being possibly inscribed with the cartouche of Ramses IV. 20th Dynasty, 1200-1085 B.C. 1/2 inch. Inact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1321846
Explorer Ancient Art
$475.00
Wearing the plumed disc crown above the Nemes headdress, with prominent facial details and wearing the false beard. Greco-Roman Period, @ 1st/2nd Century AD. 4 inches high. Intact as shown. Mounted. From a NYC collection, purchased on the NY art market @ 20 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1320818
Explorer Ancient Art
$900.00
Depicting Imsety and Qebehsenuef, two of the Four Sons of Horus. The mummiform figures wearing long wigs, Imsety of flattened form, with incised decoration on both sides and wig with sashed fillet, Qebehsenuef modelled with clenched fists. Overall mottled brown surface patina. The slightly larger example has a repaired break though the knees. Individually glued to block bases. Third Intermediate Period, 21st/22nd Dynasty, 1069-715 B.C.3 5/8 inches for tallest. ex. John N. Winnie, Jr. collection,...