Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #968877
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1294639
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1153756
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$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 : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1241169
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$4500.00
The mummiform figure with the body polychrome painted in maroon and yellow, wearing the tripartite wig, standing on a rectangular plinth with hollow compartment, the front inscribed with a single column of text asking Osiris to grant offerings and provisions to the deceased, the name now unintelligible, 14¼in high (36cm) high. Third Intermediate Period - Late Period, circa 1069-332 B.C. Some retouching on the face. Ex. Stephen Van Cline Collection, New York, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1082569
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$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 : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1301100
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$3,900.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1230665
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$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
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$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
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$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
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1289289
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$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 #1206292
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$2,900.00
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. 41.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1304363
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1014928
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$2750.00
A group of four cycladic marble leg fragments. 1800-2000 B.C. Range from 1 1/2 inches for smallest to 2 inches high for largest. Mounted. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1295692
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$2,600.00
An ancient Roman terracotta figure of a camel, carrying two wine amphoras, one on each side. 1st/2nd Century. 4 inches high X 6 inches wide. Neck repaired. Three amphora handles restored. Part of amphora spouts gone. Purchased on the Israel art market in 2005.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1101944
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$2500.00
A fine Roman bronze arm, bent at the elbow, with well-definewd fingers and fingernails. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 5 3/4 inches from elbow to tip of fingers, 3 1/4 inches from above the elbow. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #415252
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$2500.00
Sizeable standing figure of a woman, both arms bent in front, supporting her breasts, veil covering her head, long tunic tied with a girdle. Her long hair, falling on her shoulders. Her oval face with almond shaped eyes, protruding nose and lips. Wearing necklaces and pendant on chest. 12 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Mounted. Late 6th Century B.C. From an old New Jersey collection. For a close parallel,see Cypriote Antiquities in the Pierides collection, Larnaca, Cyprus, # 80.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1015126
Explorer Ancient Art
$2500.00
Fine bronze jug with high handle, flat round base, wide body and round mouth. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Intact. From a NYC private collection.