Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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 : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #930609
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$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.
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.
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 : 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 : 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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #817157
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$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.
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 : 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 #753120
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$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 : 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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #681506
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$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 : 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.