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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1286578
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$1,200.00
Terracotta funerary cone for PA-BA-SAI. The translation reads: The Osiris, prophet of Amun-re king of the gods, overseer of the prophets of the gods of Upper Egypt in its entirety, chief steward of the Divine Adoratress, Pa-ba-sai, son of the ‘god’s beloved’ priest Pa-di-bastet, his mother being Ta-senet-hor. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 inches long. Intact as shown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1284993
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$225.00
A group of three painted amarna pottery fragments. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1352-1336 B.C. 2 3/4 inches X 1 3/4 inches for largest fragment, 1 7/8 inches X 1.5 inches for middle fragment and 1.5 inches X 1 inch for smallest. From an old Belgian collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1269566
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$1,100.00
A large bronze eye and eyebrow from a sarcophagus mask. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. Eyebrow measures 4 1/2 inches. Eye measures 4 1/4 inches. Eye with stone remains. Mounted...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1269541
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$2,495.00
Large seated wood figure of a man, with knees raised, thin body and long arms. Middle Kingdom, 2055–1650 BCE. 7 inches high. Remains of original polychrome. Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1268148
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$2,900.00
White faience shabti, depicted mummiform, wearing the side lock, with painted facial details, hands holding hoes, broad collar, seed sack on back and with a vertical line of hieroglyphic text reading "The iIluminated one, the Osiris, Sem Priest of Ptah, r m a (possibly "Rema"). New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, XIXth Dynasty, Ca. 1279 - 1193 BC. Height: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm). Intact. From a German collection, before 1980...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1264690
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$2,200.00
A fine faience seated cat amulet, with two seated kittens on top of her head, two kittens in front of her legs and two kittens nursing under her stomach. Areas of cream-white surface. Intact suspension loop on the back. Third Intermediate to Late Period, 1000-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Intact. Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1261732
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$2,500.00
Egyptian bronze statuette of goddess Bastet, standing, with the body of a lady and the head of a cat. She wears an elaborate tight- fitting dress, holding a sistrum in her right hand, and a small basket hangs from her left arm. Her left hand holds an aegis, possibly with the head of a lion surmounted by the sun disc. Possibly from Bubastis during the 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1260933
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A fired clay cone with the circular face bearing a hieroglyph text which reads "The venerated one in the presence of Osiris, the hereditary prince, Amenhotep, son of the dignitary Hapu, of Kemwer, true of voice (Kemwer was a locale in the 10th nome of Lower Egypt, near Athribis). New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1550-1292 B.C. 2 3/4 inches in diameter, 5 3/4 inches long. Intact. From a Swiss private collection from the 1970s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1256841
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$375.00
Depicted standing on an integral base, with a dwarf-like body and stout bandy legs, his fists clenched on either side of his rounded belly. Late-Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. French collection. The Egyptian Pataikos is a special manifestation of the creator god Ptah and the dwarf-like appearance symbolizes his magical power. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1253794
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$625.00
Seated bi-color Isis, wearing a tripartite wig, sitting on an elaborately detailed throne, open work between legs at the ankles, between arms and body and between legs and front of throne, her left arm supporting the seated Horus on her lap, and Isis offering her breast to the nursing Horus. Third Intermediate Period, 1000-700 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Suspension loop and crown gone. From a North Carolina estate. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1247740
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$1250.00
The human-headed falcon wearing a tri-partite wig with long lappets and the feet set apart on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Some wear with traces of gesso and polychrome. From the New York Estate of Stuart Bart. The Ba was portrayed as a human-headed bird, whose duty was to reunite the soul with the body. The Ba-bird was often shown hovering over the deceased's mummy or leaving or entering the tomb at will. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1245967
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$525.00
Finely modeled ancient Egyptian lion bust of Sekhmet, from a large faience statue. Wearing the tripartite wig with long lappets, with well-defined mane and strong facial details. Hole on top made for insertion of original crown. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 3/8 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Israeli collection of William Brockman, originally purchased in the 1960s, from Dr. Percival, a Philadelphia physicist and pioneer radiologist. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1239597
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$395.00
Egyptian shabti with a vertical line of hieroglyphs, reading "The Osiris, overseer of an expeditionary force, Padihorenep, whom Neithemhat(?) birthed." 30th Dynasty, 380-343 B.C. 4 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Back of right foot chipped. Mounted. From an old North Carolina estate. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235030
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$1,595.00
Third Intermediate Period slender blue shabti, with hands holding implements, seed basket suspended over shoulders, wearing a head band and with vertical line of hieroglyphc text. Libyan Period, 22nd/23rd Dynasty, 900-664 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Small imperfection on chin, some discoloration on face, otherwise intact. From an old French collection, collected in the early 1980s. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235011
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$245.00
In the form of a standing falcon with folded wings, wearing the double crown, with a suspension loop behind, standing on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Feet repaired. From a California 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. Together with the shrew-mouse, it was regarded as the animal mani...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1232856
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$1600.00
New Kingdom, limestone sunk relief, depicting a worshipper offering the god Maat. With well-defined hands, Maat is wearing the ostrich plume and the ankh stands above the knee. New Kingdom, 19th/20th Dynasty, 1290-1070 B.C. 6 1/2 inches high X 3 3/4 inches wide. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, acquired before 1980. Maat was the goddess of truth, justice and harmony. She was the wife of Thoth, the god of wisdom. Maat and Thoth helped at the Weighing of the Heart. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1230675
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$1100.00
A sizeable terracotta head of Bes, with bulging eyes, flat nose, thick beard, high cheek bones, exposed tongue and thick beard. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 5 inches high. Intact as shown. ex. Lauwers family collection, Belgium, collected before 1980. Bes was worshipped as a protector of households, of mothers and children and childbirth and later regarded as the defender of everything good and the enemy of all that is bad. ...