Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #321492
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$550.00
A majestic ancient Roman Bronze statue of a prancing horse, with nice detail and a very nice patina. High-mounted on a its original rectangular bronze pedestal. 2nd/3rd Century. Half of its raised right leg gone. Remains of encrustation. 2 3/8 inches tall including pedestal. From a 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 : Pre AD 1000 item #422072
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$400.00
Squat ribbed body vessel with single loop handle. The spout styled as a head of a roaring lion. 4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high to top of loop. Intact. From the NYC estate of Winifred Karpf, collected prior to 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #641220
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$895.00
Majestic figure with alert expression, with short striated mane and long striated tail. Standing on an integral base. 5th Century B.C. 4 inches high. Intact with encrustations. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #673678
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$250.00
Depicted as a pregnant female hippopotamus, wearing a tripartite wig, with human breasts, the hind legs of a lion and the tail of a crocodile. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. From a Dutch collection. Tauret's most common role was as a protectoress of pregnant women.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #726260
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$165.00
A household vessel, resembling a spindle with a small solid stem, bulging body and long thick neck. Probably used to hold perfumes or oils. Hellenistic Period, 3rd-1st Century B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Neck repaired. Small chip on base. Ex. Sothebys, NY
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #787826
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$595.00
With funnel spout, long neck and curved handle, scroll design on body and floral design on shoulder. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 4 inches high. Intact. Ex. Old New Jersey private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #787935
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$1250.00
The lid with two red-figure female heads on opposite sides, floral design on opposite sides, vertical lines around perimeter and a rosette on the knob handle, bowl on a round low foot and with twin handles. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 6 3/8 inches bowl handle span. Bowl and lid intact. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #876290
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$245.00
Depicted kneeling on one knee, with arms extended over his head, hands holding the sun disk. Late Period, 600-32 B.C. 1.25 inches high. Small chip on his right elbow. Otherwise intact. Pierced for suspension on back. Ex. old German private collection, collected in the 1950s. Shu was the god of air, wind and the atmosphere. He was also related to the sun. He was the son of the creator god, father of the twin sky and the earth deities and the one who held the sky off of the earth. He was one of th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #902158
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$239.00
Fragmentary figure of Serapis. With thick wavy hair and thick beard. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 3 inches high. Mounted. Old Belgian collection. Serapis was an Egyptian god whose devotees united the worship of the Apis bull and the god Osiris. His cult, which originated at Memphis, rose to its greatest significance at Alexandria during the reign of Ptolemy I.
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 : 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. The individual erotes are sometimes linked to particular aspects of love, and are o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #969159
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$550.00
Nice Fragment of a Greek terracotta figure of a lady. With well-defined facial details and long, flowing, wavy hair. Molded in high relief. Tarentum, 4th Century B.C. 6 1/4 inches high. From a NYC collection. Tarentum was a Greek colony located on the southern coast of Italy.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #984312
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$1700.00
Tapering from the top of the beard and ending with a slight curl on the bottom. Probably from a large bronze Osiris. With extensive glass paste inlays along with remains of gilding. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-700 B.C. 4 1/4 inches long. From an old German private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #992632
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$1250.00
Cartonnage ensemble with the upper part depicting a winged deity along with added painted decoration and the lower part depicting the four Sons of Horus. Late Ptolemaic to Roman Period. 100 B.C.-100 A.D. Mounted and framed. Winged deity measures 5 1/4 inches wide X 3 1/4 inches high. Four Sons of Horus measures 5 1/2 inches high X 3 inches wide. Frame measures 15 inches high X 12 inches wide. All original pigment. From a Maryland collection.
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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1015075
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$2450.00
Graceful twin-handled vessel, decorated with a palmette design around the perimeter of the underside and a circular design on top. 5th Century B.C. 8 1/2 inch handle span. 3 inches high. Intact. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1015126
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$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.