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 #1212546
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$1900.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1210547
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$1295.00
A fine faience double-sided Hathor head, from a sistrum handle. Depicting Hathor with bovine ears and a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high X 1 1/2 inches wide. Intact as shown with remains of glaze. From an old Belgian private collection, collected in the 1970s. 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". Music and dance were part of the worship of Hathor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1207753
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$345.00
An ancient Egyptian carved wood fragment depicting the head of a man. Possibly from a wooden model boat or a harp. Re-attached at the neck. Painted facial details. 3rd Intermediate Period, ca. 1000 B.C. From a Belgian collection. 4 inches high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1206292
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$3450.00
Glazed faience funerary figure, depicted mummiform, with arms crossed and hands holding hoes, seed sack on back, and with a frontal column of hieroglyphic text, details in black, inscribed for Amenemope, priest of Amun. 4 1/4 inches high. Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, 1070-945 B.C. Minor chips on base. Mounted. From an old Brussels private collection. For similar examples, see J.-F. and L. Aubert, les Statuaires Égyptiennes: Chaouabtis-Ouchabtis, Paris, 1973, pl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1203994
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$1100.00
Depicted mummiform, with arms crossed, hands holding hoes, wearing a head band, seedsack suspended on back and with painted details and vertical line of text. Third Intermediate Period, 22nd/23rd Dynasty, 1070-700 B.C. Small chip on lappet and on feet. Otherwise, intact. From a Cleveland Ohio Professor collection, collected in the mid 1970s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1203959
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$1450.00
Brilliant blue faience shabti, depicted mummiform, hands holding hoes, seedsack on back and with vertical line of hieroglyphic text, which appears to read "The Osiris DjedenImen (Asir Dd-nimn)." Third Intermediate Period, 21st/22nd Dynasty, 1070-715 B.C. 2 7/8 inches high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202952
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$2495.00
Depicted mummiform, with finely-modelled facial details, wearing a tripartite wig and braided false beard, with hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment, hands grasping hoes, seedsack suspended over his left shoulder and with nine horizontal lines of hieroglyphic text. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Intact. From an old collection of a Cleveland, Ohio professor, collected in the mid 1970s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1201951
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$1795.00
Ancient Egyptian limestone head with thick wig and prominent facial details. Possibly, the head on an ushabti. New Kingdom, 19th/20th Dynasty, 1292–1069 BC. 2 inches high. Mounted. Fragmentary. From an old French collection, collected in the 1960s - 1970s....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1198663
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$895.00
A fired clay cone with the circular face bearing stamped solar barque on top, two kneeling worshippers on each side with arms raised in adoration, hieroglyphic text between figures. Left side reads "The Osiris, god’s father, prophet who sees the mystery of the horizon, and mayor of the city (Thebes) Basa, true of voice." Right side reads: "The Osiris, sematy-priest of Coptos, councilor, heseku-priest [of Abydos], and king’s acquaintance Basa, true of voice." Late Period, 700-300 B.C. 3 3/4 i...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1197239
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$2450.00
Polychrome cartonnage ensemble in two sections. The upper section depicting a winged solar disk with uraei, disced falcon-head terminals and elaborate broad collar. The lower section depicts a kneeling winged Nut with outstretched wings and hands grasping Maat feathers. Two of the four sons of Horus depicted on each side - Imsety in human form, protector of the liver and Duamutef in jackal form, protector of the stomach. Ptolemaic Period, 305-30 B.C. Upper section measures 8 inches X 6.5 inches....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1194568
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$395.00
Roman gold round pendant, depicting a well-defined bird with its wings spread inside a decorated spiral border. Suspension loop on top. 2nd/3rd Century. 3/4 inch. From a NYC collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1192270
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$545.00
Wood head of the jackal-headed god, Anubis. Late Ptolemaic - Roman Period, 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D. 2 1/4 inches high. Extensive remains of gesso and pigment along with traces of gilding. Possibly a furniture attachment. From the Harold Leeds, Wheaton Galatine collection, purchased in Egypt in the late 1940s. Anubis was associated with mummification and the afterlife in ancient Egyptian religion. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1189937
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$325.00
Goddess depicted with bovine ears, a striated wig, and remains of hieroglyphic text on front and back. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 3/8 inches high. From an old New Jersey collection. Hathor was an Egyptian goddess who personified the principles of love, beauty, music, motherhood and joy.She was one of the most important and popular deities throughout the history of Ancient Egypt. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1189936
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$695.00
Rare Egyptian erotic wood figure depicting a nude seated male holding his huge, long phallus extending above his bent knee, along his back and resting behind his neck. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Intact. From a Belgian collection. Originally in an old English collection, acquired on the British art market during the mid-1980s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1188701
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$650.00
A fine pair of flat-back Egyptian amulets. Probably from the same ensemble. One of the four sons of Horus, Hapy was the baboon-headed protector of the lungs. Depicted mummiform, with both hands grasping a cloth. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 inches high. Intact. Pierced for suspension. The human-headed Imsety was also one of the four sons of Horus. His role was to protect the liver of the deceased and was the guardian of the South. He was protected by the goddess Isis. Depicted mummiform, with bot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1182711
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$295.00
Depicted mummiform, wearing the false beard, with hands emerging from tightly fitted garment and carrying a was sceptre. Late Period, 600-300 B.C., 2 3/8 inches high. Remains of a suspension loop and remains of original mummy wrappings. From a Colorado private collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1182694
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$2200.00
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. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1179127
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$395.00
Ancient gold and glass pendant in the shape of a crescent. Suspension loop on top. 2nd/3rd Century. 3/4 inch. From a NYC collection....