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
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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
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$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
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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 : 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
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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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #753120
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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 : 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
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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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #854337
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$1495.00
Depicted mummiform with hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment, arms grasping the crook and flail, wearing the plumed atef-crown fronted by ureas and wearing the false curved beard. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 5 3/4 inches high. Ex. old NYS collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #860693
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The male figure depicted from below his small pot-belly stomach to his upper legs. With prominent male genitalia and full, rounded buttocks. 2nd/3rd Century. 11 inches high. Intact as shown. Mounted. Ex. NYC collection of Mr. & Mrs. Getler, 1970s.
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #902158
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #930609
Explorer Ancient Art
$350.00
Egyptian faience amulet of the god Nefertum. Depicted striding, open work between legs, wearing a belted kilt, arms down along side of body, wearing a tripartite wig and false beard. Late Period, 700-32 B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. Crown gone. Ex. NYC collection. Nefertum was the Egyptian god of perfumes and aromatics and the god of the morning sun.