Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1333332
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$2200.00
Egyptian bronze statuette of goddess Bastet, standing, with the body of a lady and the head of a cat. She wears an elaborate tight- fitting dress, holding a sistrum in her right hand, and a small basket hangs from her left arm. Her left hand holds an aegis, possibly with the head of a lion surmounted by the sun disc. Possibly from Bubastis during the 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Part of base gone. Otherwise, intact. From a Dutch collection, acquired during the early 1980s. Baste...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1333330
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$2,200.00
A rare pale blue faience balsamarium in the form of a seated baboon on a support and drinking from a small cup held to the snout, with ribbed mane, convex circular eyes and with high conical mouth. 26th/30th Dynasty, 664-342 B.C. , 4 inches high with losses as shown. Ex. Sothebys, NY. Probably used to hold cosmetics or perfumes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1332813
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$480.00
An unusual double-sided Eye of Horus amulet. One side is curved and the other is flat. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/4 inches wide. Small chip on bottom of flat eye. Otherwise, intact and pierced for suspension. From an old NYC collection, purchased in the NYC art market @ 20 years ago. Similar double-sided amulets were said to represent the right and left eyes of the Horus falcon. Another myth says that the sun and the moon were the right (sun) and left (moon) eyes of the sky god and the sun is...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1332811
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$650.00
A large, light turquoise and black, bi-color, Eye of Horus amulet. Late Period, 26th-30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. 2 inches wide. Intact with remains of glaze and pierced for suspension. From an old NYC collection. Purchased in the NYC art market @ 20 years ago. The Eye of Horus was believed to have healing and protective power, and it was used as a protective amulet.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1331672
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$450.00
Depicted seated, wearing a comic actor's mask, with ankles crossed and body partially clad in drapery. Hellenistic Period, 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. With losses as shown. Mounted. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1330974
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$1,500.00
Third Intermediate Period slender blue shabti, with hands holding implements, seed basket suspended over shoulders, wearing a head band and with vertical line of hieroglyphc text. Libyan Period, 22nd/23rd Dynasty, 900-664 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Small imperfection on chin, some discoloration on face, otherwise intact. From an old French collection, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1330833
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$1,800.00
Roman marble relief fragment with remains of four lines of Latin inscription. 2nd/3rd Century. 6 1/2 inches wide X 6 1/4 inches high. From a NYC collection purchased on the Netherlands art market @ 15 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1329741
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$8,500.00
Wearing a tripartite wig and broad collar painted in black and touches of red on the white ground with numerous rows of foliate and other beads, the face with long black-painted eyebrows and cosmetic lines. Ptolemaic Period, circa 100-30 B.C. 12 1/2 inches high. Cracks and losses as shown on photo. Mounted in a box with sliding glass top. Acquired in Egypt between 1957 and 1961. American private collection, 1961-2015
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328778
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$295.00
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 : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328312
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$249.00
With finely detailed face and mane. 1-3/8 inches diameter. From Long Island, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328307
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$289.00
Depicting the hollow head of a lion with flowing mane and with ferocious expression. Light green patina. 1st/3rd Century AD. Dimensions: 1-1/4" Long. Private Long Island, NY Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328306
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$195.00
Depicting the profile of a man's head between the remains of wings on both sides. 1st/3rd Century A.D., Dark green patina. 1-9/16 inches long. Ex. old Long Island, NY collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1328146
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$1,485.00
Colorful ancient Egyptian cartonnage panel, depicting a striding Isis standing inside a niche, wearing a tight fitting dress, wearing the "chair" crown, wearing armlets and bracelets, her right hand holding an ankh and her left hand holding a scepter. Surrounded by an elaborate decorative border. Above are four kneeling figures, possibly depicting the Four Sons of Horus with an Eye of Horus in the center. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 12 inches high. All original color. Mounted inside a free sta...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328143
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$295.00
The god of unguents and perfume, Nefertum is depicted seated, wearing the lotus crown, wearing a tripartite wig, legs together, arms resting on legs and with intact suspension loop. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches high. Intact. From an old New Jersey collection, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328141
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$290.00
Red glazed composition depiction of a foreleg of an ox. New Kingdom, 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. The Khepesh was the most important meat offering that the ancient Egyptians presented to the gods and the deceased. The hieroglyphic for a bull's foreleg denoted strength, and perhaps it was considered that the foreleg transferred the life-force of the bull to the recipient. The Khepesh also played a role in a ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1327054
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$460.00
A fine pair of Egyptian faience ring fragments. One ring depicts remains of the falcon-headed Qebehsenuef, protector of the intestines and remains of lotus flowers. The other depicts remains of another lower portion of one of the Sons of Horus and lotus flowers. New Kingdom, 18-20th Dynasty, 1300-1070 B.C. Both @ 1 inch in diameter. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1326953
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$1,900.00
Egyptian pair of bronze and alabaster eyes with cosmetic lines and bronze eyebrows. All are intact with extensive remains of azurite. Late Period, 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. Eyes and eyebrows measure 3 inches each. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1326476
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$1,295.00
A fine Roman marble foot. Naturalistically modelled with toenails delineated. 2nd/3rd Century. 2 3/8 inches high 2 1/2 inches wide. From an old NYC collection.