Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #362472
Explorer Ancient Art
$345.00
A large blue glazed faience scarab. Probably from a winged-scarab. Intact. 2 inches high. Late Dynastic Period, 600-32 B.C. From a Swedish private collection.
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 : 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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #770292
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$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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1234139
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$1990.00
With well-defined details, standing in an alert pose on top of a miniature sarcophagus, line of hieroglyphic inscription partially reading "Ichneumon gives life ...." Open rear end of sarcophagus covered with lucite concealing its contents. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 5/8 inches long. Intact. From a Dutch collection, acquired before 1980. The ichneumon (mongoose) was revered for its ability to kill snakes and crush crocodile eggs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1229592
Explorer Ancient Art
$2800.00
A graceful, striding bronze nude figure of Harpocrates, wearing the red or Deshret crown of Lower Egypt, fronted with ureaus, wearing the separately cast side lock, right arm bent at the elbow with forefinger pointing to his mouth and with well-defined hands and feet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 1/2 inches high. Ex. Benedict collection, originally acquired in Poland in the early 1900's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1170243
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$1595.00
A fine bronze figure of Osiris. Depicted mummiform, with incised facial details and smiling expression, wearing incised false beard, wearing the atef crown with incised ureaus, each plume flanked by ureaus, double ureaus beneath each plume, with hands emerging from tightly- fitted garment and hands holding inscribed crook and flail. 4 1/4 inches high. Tip of left plume gone. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. From a New Jersey private collection, purchased in the London art market.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202952
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$2495.00
Depicted mummiform, with finely-modelled facial details, wearing a tripartite wig and braided false beard, with hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment, hands grasping hoes, seedsack suspended over his left shoulder and with nine horizontal lines of hieroglyphic text. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Intact. From an old collection of a Cleveland, Ohio professor, collected in the mid 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
Explorer Ancient Art
$1900.00
Carved Middle Kingdom arm, with naturalistically and finely modelled details. XII Dynasty, 1991-1773 B.C. 8 inches long. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1188701
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$650.00
A fine pair of flat-back Egyptian amulets. Probably from the same ensemble. One of the four sons of Horus, Hapy was the baboon-headed protector of the lungs. Depicted mummiform, with both hands grasping a cloth. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 inches high. Intact. Pierced for suspension. The human-headed Imsety was also one of the four sons of Horus. His role was to protect the liver of the deceased and was the guardian of the South. He was protected by the goddess Isis...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1094762
Explorer Ancient Art
$2500.00
A fine pair of fittings in the form of heads of Acheloos. Each head with prominent facial details, with finely-incised moustache, beard, short incised wings projecting from the sides and wearing a cap surmounted by a ring for the attachment of the handle. Original rivets on back. 5th Century B.C. Height: 1 1/4 inches. Length: 1 1/2 inches. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1041527
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$2450.00
Roman bronze applique of the young Dionysus, the god of wine. With elaborate coiffure including grape clusters, his eyes inlaid with black and white glass. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 1 3/4 inches wide X 1 3/4 inches wide. Mounted.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1170610
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$2800.00
With thick, wavy locks framing his face, and a full beard and moustache, his head surmounted by a modius. 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D. 3 1/2 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From a California collection. Serapis was a composite of several Egyptian and Hellenistic deities. He was created by Ptolemy I in an attempt to form a bridge between the Greek and Egyptian population under his rule.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1117790
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$300.00
An ancient Egyptian, brilliant blue-green fragmentary female figure. Her head slightly tilted to the right and her hands balancing a plate on her right shoulder. Pierced for suspension on her back. Greco-Roman, 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D. 1 1/4 inches high. Gone below the waist. From an old Dutch collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1095848
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$590.00
Ancient Greek terracotta standing pig with erect spinal crest and prominent facial details. Late 5th-4th Century B.C., Magna Graecia. 3 inches long. Some surface cracks. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222953
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$395.00
A group of four Egyptian faience crowns. Including two crowns of Lower Egypt, one crown of Upper Egypt and a plumed Atef crown. Atef crown - 1 1/2 inches, Crowns - @ 1 inch each. 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. From a Colorado collection. Mounted in a shadow box display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1193662
Explorer Ancient Art
$2500.00
Graceful bronze vessel standing on a round base with original fitting lid, chain and handle. Dolphins depicted on each side with loops above their heads supporting the handle. Hellenistic, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 4 3/4 inches to top of handle. 4 inches high to top of lid. 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