Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1086711
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$620.00
Fragmentary wood figure of a striding man, with the left leg advanced in stride, wearing a kilt and short wig. Middle Kingdom, DYNASTY XI-XII, CIRCA 2055-1773 B.C. 3 3/4 inches high. From an old Manhattan, NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1086575
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$450.00
Fragmentary glazed faience amulet of the Egyptian god, Thoth, depicted as a man with the head of an ibis. Wearing a striated tripartite wig, striated kilt, arms down alongside body and with a large, exaggerated beak. Late Period - Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Pierced for suspension. From an old Manhattan, NY private collection. Thoth was thought to be the scribe of the gods and patron of all scribes.
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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
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$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 #1059045
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$285.00
Depicted mummiform, with hands grasping hoes, wearing a tripartite wig and false beard and seedsack on back. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 4 1/2 inches high. Repaired on the ankles. Ex. NY estate of Norio Azuma.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1059028
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$450.00
Black-figure lekythos with four floral designs on the body and tongue designs on the shoulder. 5th Century B.C. 5 1/2 inches tall. Repaired on the neck, spout and base. From the NYC estate of Katherine Rosin, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1057296
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$900.00
Bronze god of the underworld, depicted mummiform, with pleasant facial expression, wearing the atef crown with striated plumes, wearing the striated false beard, arms emerging from tightly-fitted garment and hands grasping the crook and flail. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 inches high. Extensive remains of blue azurite. Mounted. From a NYC estate, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1031434
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$590.00
A finely detailed shabti fragment, holding implements, seedsack on back and remains of single column of painted inscription. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 3 inches high. Mounted. From the NYC estate of Winifred Karpf, collected before 1980.
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.
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 : 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 : 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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #992244
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$395.00
Twin handled vessel with round body and circular base. Pointed circular lid on top. Remains of painted decoration on lid and on body. 6th Century B.C. 5 1/2 inches high including lid. One handle repaired. From an old American collection. The lebes gamikos was a wedding bowl, thought to be standing at the bride's door and may have been used in a purification ceremony.
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 : 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 : 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 : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #952199
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$650.00
Greek figure of a goddess wearing a pointed cap and a diadem with large petals. 6th Century B.C. 4 1/8 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Dutch private collection. Collected in the 1960s.
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.