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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #362472
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$345.00
A large blue glazed faience scarab. Probably from a winged-scarab. Intact. 2 inches high. Late Dynastic Period, 600-32 B.C. From a Swedish private collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1234139
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$1990.00
With well-defined details, standing in an alert pose on top of a miniature sarcophagus, line of hieroglyphic inscription partially reading "Ichneumon gives life ...." Open rear end of sarcophagus covered with lucite concealing its contents. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 5/8 inches long. Intact. From a Dutch collection, acquired before 1980. The ichneumon (mongoose) was revered for its ability to kill snakes and crush crocodile eggs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1229592
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$2800.00
A graceful, striding bronze nude figure of Harpocrates, wearing the red or Deshret crown of Lower Egypt, fronted with ureaus, wearing the separately cast side lock, right arm bent at the elbow with forefinger pointing to his mouth and with well-defined hands and feet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 1/2 inches high. Ex. Benedict collection, originally acquired in Poland in the early 1900's...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1170243
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$1595.00
A fine bronze figure of Osiris. Depicted mummiform, with incised facial details and smiling expression, wearing incised false beard, wearing the atef crown with incised ureaus, each plume flanked by ureaus, double ureaus beneath each plume, with hands emerging from tightly- fitted garment and hands holding inscribed crook and flail. 4 1/4 inches high. Tip of left plume gone. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. From a New Jersey private collection, purchased in the London art market...
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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
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$1900.00
Carved Middle Kingdom arm, with naturalistically and finely modelled details. XII Dynasty, 1991-1773 B.C. 8 inches long. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, collected in the early 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222953
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$395.00
A group of four Egyptian faience crowns. Including two crowns of Lower Egypt, one crown of Upper Egypt and a plumed Atef crown. Atef crown - 1 1/2 inches, Crowns - @ 1 inch each. 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. From a Colorado collection. Mounted in a shadow box display. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1183657
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$345.00
Depicting, in profile, the head of Alexander the Great. Four equally spaced holes around the perimeter for attachment. 3rd Century B.C. 1/2 inch in diameter. From a Manhattan, NYC collection. For similar, see Ancient Greek and Roman Gold Jewelry In The Brooklyn Museum, by Patricia F. Davidson and Andrew Oliver Jr., #'s 225-237. A similar pair of Hellenistic appliques or buttons were sold at the Christies Jewelry auction, in December, 2006, Lot # 241, inserted as a central element in modern gold ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1229593
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$1495.00
A large ancient Egyptian bronze Hem Hem crown, with rams horns, plumes, ureai and lotus flowers. Probably from a large bronze Harpocrates. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 4 3/8 inches high. Small bronze piece gone in center lotus flower, revealing the inner core. Otherwise intact. Ex. Lauwers collection, Belgium, acquired in the 1970s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1217025
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$4500.00
God of the underworld, depicted mummiform, with smiling facial expression, wearing the incised plumed atef-crown, incised braided breard, incised broad collar and hands grasping the crook and flail. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 8 1/2 inches high. Tip of one plume gone. From an old Belgian private collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222051
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$680.00
A tall faience amulet of Mut. Depicted striding, wearing the double crown, wearing a striated tripartite wig, arms alongside body, openwork between arms, and with a vertical line of hieroglyphic text. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown, otherwise intact. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. Her name means "mother" and in many ways she was regarded by the Egyptians as the great "world mother," and mother of the pharaohs. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1050777
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$3200.00
A large multi-colored painted cartonnage fragment, with a long column of hieroglyphic text which reads "Anubis, in front of the divine booth, giving bread, beer, oxen, fowl and every good and pure thing. Words to be recited by Menesh Words to be recited by Horus-the-youthful-one? Words to be recited by Anubis, foremost of the divine booth," flanked by a register on the left, consisting of seven deities including the Four Sons of Horus. A central deity depicting a human body with the head of a b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1240242
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$1900.00
A pair of alabaster and bronze eyes with long cosmetic lines and bronze eyebrows. With extensive remains of encrustation. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. Eyes measure 4 inches long. Right eyebrow measure 4 1/8 inches long. left brow measures 3 5/8 inches long. Mounted. From an old Belgian collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1174858
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$250.00
Depicted squatting, wearing the sidelock and with finger pointed to the mouth. Amarna, Period of Akhenaten(1353–1336 BC), 7/8 inches long. Intact with intact suspension loop. From a Belgian private collection. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222954
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$225.00
A reddish-brown faience figure of Bes playing a tambourine. 18th Dynasty, Period of Akhenaten, 1352-1336 B.C. 1/2 inch. Mounted. From a New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1162035
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$485.00
Rare amulet depicting a striding mongoose also known as the Ichneumon. Openwork, with well-defined facial details and with defined fur on top of his head. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 3/8 inches long. Small chip on tail. Otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. From a California collection. The ichneumon has been a sacred animal in Egypt since the Middle Kingdom. Depending on which aspect of its being was being emphasized, it was associated with various gods and appears in various myths. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #880913
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$550.00
Striding goddess, wearing the crown consisting of the two components of her name in hieroglyphs, wearing a tripartite wig, defined breasts, hands straight down on her sides and wearing a tightly-fitted garment. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1.5 inches high. Intact. Pierced for suspension. Ex. NYC collection. Nephthys was the daughter of Seb and Nut, and the sister of Osiris, and Isis, and Set. She always appears as the faithful sister and friend of Isis, and helps the widowed goddess to collect th...