Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318401
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$2,200.00
Depicting an Ichneumon on top of the rectangular wood sarcophagus, Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 B.C. Base measures 6 inches long X 1 1/8 inches high. Extensive remains of gesso on base and traces of gilding on the body of figure. From a Connecticut collection. Originally deposited in a temple or shrine as an offering. For similar, see Temple, Tomb and Dwelling, Egyptian Antiquities from the Harer Family Trust Collection, pg.64...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318393
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$450.00
Depicting a painted Djed pillar. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 4 inches high X 4 1/4 inches wide. From A Pennsylvania collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1318391
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$550.00
At the top of the column the capital is divided by four parallel bars. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 5/8 inches high. Intact. From a Pennsylvania private collection. The djed column was the Egyptian symbol of stability. It was thought to be the symbol of the tree that grew around Osiris's casket and was used as a pillar in a Byblos palace...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1317617
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$1,900.00
A rare high karat sheet gold fish amulet, with a large dorsal fin and tail. Ovoid center bevel contains a glass or crystal inlay representing the body of the fish, capped with a gold ball eye. Suspension loop in front. 1 1/8 inches long. Middle Kingdom, 2055 B.C. - 1650 B.C. From a New Jersey collection. For a close parallel, see "Ancient Egyptian Jewelry", by Carol Andrews, pg. 172. The fish amulets were called ‘nekhau'. They were meant to protect the wearer against drowning in the Nile...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1313434
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$425.00
A finely detailed shabti fragment, holding implements, seedsack on back and remains of single column of painted inscription. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 3 inches high. Mounted. From the NYC estate of Winifred Karpf, collected before 1980...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1313428
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$550.00
A rare yellowish-green faience applique depicting the head of a lion. With bulging eyes, defined mane, whiskers and teeth and with ferocious expression. Eyes with some black detail. 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D. Intact. Mounted...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1312606
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$1,500.00
Colorful ancient Egyptian cartonnage panel, depicting a striding Isis standing inside a niche, wearing a tight fitting dress, wearing the "chair" crown, wearing armlets and bracelets, her right hand holding an ankh and her left hand holding a scepter. Surrounded by an elaborate decorative border. Above are four kneeling figures, possibly depicting the Four Sons of Horus with an Eye of Horus in the center. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 12 inches high. All original color. Mounted inside a free sta...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312603
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$245.00
NK steatite scarab with the cartouche for Thuthmose III. Flanked with cobras on each side. 18th- 20th Dynasty, 1300-1070 B.C. From the estate of Norio Azuma, before 1980. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312601
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$245.00
Steatite scarab depicting a nude Nubian dwarf. New Kingdom, 18th-20th Dynasty, 1570-1070 B.C. 11/16 inch. From the estate of Norio Azuma, collected before 1980....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1312598
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Bronze figure of a striding pharaoh, possibly Nubian, wearing a striated kilt, with arms extended forward while presenting an offering. ca. 1st Millenium B.C. 3 inches high. Feet gone. From a Colorado private collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1310170
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$2,500.00
Depicted striding, wearing the lotus crown, with tripartite wig and wearing the false beard, menats on sides of crown, suspension loop on back. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 5 1/8 inches high. Repaired. Top of crown gone. Ex. Sothebys, NY. From a Swedish Private collection. Old label under base, including the name of the Hilton Price collection. Nefertum was the god of unguents and perfume....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307655
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$195.00
Depicted as a double-sided ram. Ptolemaic Period,300-32 B.C. 3/4 inch. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an Arizona private collection. Khnum was the Egyptian water god and the potter god of creation. It was believed that he created the first children on his potter's wheel with clay from the banks of the Nile. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307654
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$195.00
Seated on its haunches on an integral base, with thick furry body, and an intact suspension loop on the reverse. Late period, 600-300 B.C. 7/8 inches Private New Jersey collection, ex. old Arizona estate collection. ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307646
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$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307644
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$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307643
Explorer Ancient Art
$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1307017
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$2,200.00
Large wood headrest, carved in three sections, with curved base, square mid-section and curved top section. Middle Kingdom, 11th-12th Dynasty,2055 BC – 1650 BC. 8 inches high. Small chip on top. Ex. Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307012
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$2,900.00
A large shabti figure for the priest, Padibastet, son of the scribe of the god’s sealers and priest Ramose and reads in English "Illumanting of Osiris, the priest, Padibastet, son of the scribe of the god’s sealers and priest Ramose, he says: (Oh) shabtis…" , depicted mummiform, wearing a tripartite wig, with long lappets, false beard, arms crossed and hands emerging from tightly fitted garment, hands grasping hoes, seedsack suspended over shoulder and with seven lines of hieroglyphic text...