Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
View Homepage View All Items
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1310087
Explorer Ancient Art
$18,500.00
Roman marble fragment of a bound male captive, sporting a mustache, with his head looking up, his eyes raised, his wavy hair partially covered with a Phrygian cap or helmet and his arms appear to be bound behind a back pillar. 2nd Century AD. 12 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Joseph S. Melchione collection, Ex. Superior Gallery, March 12, 1994, Lot 174.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #968877
Explorer Ancient Art
$15,000.00
Large Roman marble relief depicting two nude erotes, with small pot bellies and exposed genitalia, and wearing long, flowing robes. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 13.5 inches high X 15.25 inches wide. Mounted. From a French Private Collection, acquired in Paris during 1960s-1970s. Erotes are a group of winged gods in Classical mythology. They are associated with love and sexual desire, and form part of Aphrodite's retinue. The individual erotes are sometimes linked to particular aspects of love, and are o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1329741
Explorer Ancient Art
$8,500.00
Wearing a tripartite wig and broad collar painted in black and touches of red on the white ground with numerous rows of foliate and other beads, the face with long black-painted eyebrows and cosmetic lines. Ptolemaic Period, circa 100-30 B.C. 12 1/2 inches high. Cracks and losses as shown on photo. Mounted in a box with sliding glass top. Acquired in Egypt between 1957 and 1961. American private collection, 1961-2015
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1153756
Explorer Ancient Art
$7900.00
The god of forests and woodlands, he is shown as a muscular nude figure wearing an animal skin, draped diagonally around his upper body. His left hand cradling a bunch of fruits in the animal skin, his missing right arm probably held his characteristic pruning knife. 1st/2nd Century. 8 inches high. Mounted. Ex. California private collection. Acquired in Rome, 1967.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1294639
Explorer Ancient Art
$7,900.00
Graceful ancient Greek Hydria, depicting a woman, seated left, on a pile of rocks and a youth standing before her. She wears a radiate crown in her hair, wearing earrings, a necklace and a bracelet. Her right hand holds a patera, with food - possibly eggs, resting her left hand on the rocks. The nude youth with a chlamys draped around his left arm. He wears a a floral diadem is his hair and holds a floral swag in his right. The vase decorated with 3 rosettes above, a black wave pattern below and...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1082569
Explorer Ancient Art
$3900.00
The seated deity wears the disc crown with horns, vulture headdress and frontal uraeus, with finely incised tripartite wig, wearing close fitting garment, her right hand offers her breast to infant Horus seated on her lap. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Tip of horn re-attached. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1314862
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,900.00
Depicted in archaising style, the head of the aged god of wine, with flat back, with carved facial details, with thick mustache and with a row of tight curls framing his face, surmounted by a diadem, his long beard with coiled tips. 1st - 2nd century A.D. 5 3/4 inches high. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, purchased in NYC @ 25-30 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1335535
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,900.00
Paestan Bell krater, depicting a male profile on side A and a swan decorated with outstretched wings on side B. Large palmettes painted under each handle and wave design along perimeter of lower section. 4th Century B.C. 9.1 inches high. 9.8 inches in diameter. Repaired with all original parts. From an old French collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1322464
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,800.00
Wood mask from a sarcophagus, with eyes painted with cosmetic lines, with prominent facial details with serene facial expression. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-700 B.C. 9 inches wide X 10 inches high. Losses as shown with extensive remains of original polychrome. From an old NYC collection, purchased from Trudy Seligman, (NYC art market) @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1230665
Explorer Ancient Art
$3500.00
Couchant wood Anubis, depicted as a jackal, with painted details. With extensive remains of gesso and polychrome. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 9 inches long X 6 1/2 inches high. Tail gone. Losses as shown. Ex. Lauwers collection, Belgium, acquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1247728
Explorer Ancient Art
$3400.00
Depicting a winged Nike facing a robed female figure and decorated with a floral design on shoulder. 5th Century B.C. 7 5/8 inches high. Small chip on shoulder. From the New York estate of Katherin Rosin, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #952231
Explorer Ancient Art
$3200.00
A fine Roman terracotta Aphrodite/Venus, standing nude in a sensuous pose on an integral base, pulling a voluminous cape around her back, with a dolphin depicted on her right side. Single line of inscription on the back of the base. 1st Century AD. 12 1/4 inches high. Repaired. From a NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1298243
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,200.00
Cobalt blue shabti for Tayueret, depicted mummiform, with arms crossed, hands holding implements, seedsack on back and vertical line of inscription. 21st/22nd Dynasty. 1070-730 B.C. 4 1/8 inches high. Small part of foot restored. Tayueret was considered to be wife and sister of High Priest of Amen Masaharta. Her titles include Chief of the Harem of Amen-Ra, King of the Gods. Collected in the early 1900s as part of a collection that was exhibited at the Museum of Man in San Diego 50 years ago. Ă...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1301100
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,200.00
A fine open-work, framed, gilt cartonnage pectoral, from an ensemble. Depicting a ba-bird on top, representing the soul of the deceased and six gods underneath, including Isis, Anubis, Horus and Nephtys and a center line of hieroglyphic text which reads: “An offering that the king gives for Osiris, foremost of the West, lord of Busiris, great god, lord of Abydos, ... for the Osiris Tut, born of the mistress of the house ..." According to Ranke, Personennamen, p. 379 nos. 15-16 the personal nam...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1289289
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,900.00
Large wood Ptah-Sokar, with pleasant facial expression, wearing a tripartite wig with long lappets and wearing the false beard. Late Period - Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 12 1/2 inches high. Remains of gesso and traces of original pigment. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307012
Explorer Ancient Art
$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1304363
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,800.00
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...