Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #321492
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #468161
Explorer Ancient Art
$350.00
An ancient Egyptian bronze bust of Osiris. Wearing the plumed atef crown and a shroud on his chest. Suspension loop on back. Possibly used as a weight. Roman Period, 1st/2nd Century A.D. 2 3/4 inches high. Mounted. From an old NYC estate, purchased before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #624586
Explorer Ancient Art
$850.00
A Hellenistic standing female figure, wrapped in her chiton and himation, her hands clutching the long drapery, her head slightly raised upward, her hair pulled back into a bun. 3rd Century B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Remains of white slip and original color. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #641220
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 #648356
Explorer Ancient Art
$950.00
A rare yellowish-green faience applique depicting the head of a lion. With bulging eyes, defined mane, whiskers and teeth and with ferocious expression. Eyes with some black detail. 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D. Intact. Mounted. 2 inches diameter. Ex. English collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #673678
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #681506
Explorer Ancient Art
$285.00
Possibly from a cavetto cornice topped by a frieze of uraei or cobras. Depicted as an aroused cobra, with an erect wide hood, incised bulging eyes and incised mouth. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 5 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #726260
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Pre AD 1000 item #739642
Explorer Ancient Art
$225.00
Depicting Alexander the Great represented by Herakles wearing a lions scalp and on the reverse, Zeus enthroned holding an eagle and scepter. 3/4 inch. 330-320 B.C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #746894
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sold
Depicted striding with arms down the sides, wearing a striated, belted kilt, a tripartite wig, a false beard and a characteristic lotus-form, menat flanked headress. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C Ex. Colorado private collection. Intact with intact suspension loop. 3 inches high. Nefertum is the third member of the Memphite Triad. He is the Son of Ptah and Sekhmet. Nefertum is depicted with a lotus flower on his head. He is the god of each morning's creation of day...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #749029
Explorer Ancient Art
$1200.00
Standing nude bronze figure of Mercury or Hermes, with his right arm extended and grasping his caduceus. 1st/2nd Century. 2 3/8 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From a NYC collection. In Roman mythology, Mercury was a messenger, and a god of trade and commerce.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #753120
Explorer Ancient Art
$179.00
Blue conical-shaped amulet with suspension loop on top. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 1 inch tall. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an old New Jersey private collection. Also known as ‘Wadj’ or ‘Uadj’, an amulet of ancient Egypt, believed to impart strength, abundance and virility to the wearer. Funerary texts dictate that the placement of the papyrus scepter was on the neck and its function was to ensure continued life and fertility after death.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #770292
Explorer Ancient Art
$695.00
Nicely detailed ibis-headed deity, patron of scribes, striding on a rectangular base with his arms held to his sides, wearing a tripartite wig and striated kilt. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. Repaired at the ankles. 1 1/2 inches high. From a Dutch collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #787826
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #817157
Explorer Ancient Art
$1295.00
Bronze Horus falcon, standing erect, with defined beak, slightly defined eyes, and defined cross-hatched feathers on back. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 inches high. Feet gone. Mounted. Ex. NYC collection.