Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1350931
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$1,400.00
With twin strap handles flanking the false neck, spout emerging from the shoulder, decorated with elaborate painted design. LATE HELLADIC IIIC, Ca. 1400-1200 BC B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Repaired with remains of original pigment. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350860
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The bandy-legged household god, with grotesque features, holding a plate over his left hand and balancing it with his right hand. Plate possibly used to hold makeup for facial application. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 3 inches high. Repaired at waist with losses to crown. Ex, David Liebert, early 1980s. Bes was a patron of childbirth and the home, and was associated with sexuality, humour, music and dancing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350484
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$550.00
An ancient Egyptian bronze falcon, wearing the double crown of lower and upper Egypt, perched on top of remains of a finial. 3 1/4 inches high. Ex. Phillips, London, mid 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1350443
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$1,200.00
Boetian terracotta female bust in high relief with an elaborate coiffure consisting of a tightly curled hairdo, with pleasant well modeled facial features. She is wearing a tall banded headdress, a multi banded necklace and wearing earrings. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 7-3/4” x 5-1/8” Minor losses as shown. Mounted. From an old Connecticut private collection. Purchased in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350272
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$349.00
Bust of Isis Fortuna, wearing a Hellenistic robe, and has a combination of remains of cow horns, sun-disk, and ears of corn as a crown on her head. Probably used as a steelyard weight. 2nd/3rd Century. 2 3/8” high. Mounted. From a Connecticut private collection, acquired 1976 from the Jerusalem art market. Particularly during the Roman period, she was worshipped as a goddess who unites all other goddesses in herself.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1349712
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$349.00
Bust of the goddess with pleasant facial expression, wearing a chiton, her hair pulled back into a bun above the back of her neck and wearing her crown in the shape of a crescent moon. 1st/2nd Century. 2 1/4 inches high. Part of her crown reattached. Mounted. From a Connecticut collection, originally purchased in Israel in the 1970s. Diana was the goddess of the hunt, the moon, and nature being associated with wild animals, and having the power to talk to and control animals.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1349676
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$1,800.00
From the Greek colonies in southern Italy. Attractive pottery wine cup (kantharos) on long foot with sweeping handles, each side painted with Lady of Fashion portrait. 3rd/4th Century B.C. Scattered mineral and surface deposits. Small rim chip, otherwise intact. From a Private Washington D.C. collection, acquired at Bonhams.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1349674
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$1,650.00
Tall Greek terracotta nude male figure, with pleasant facial expression, standing on an integral base, wearing an elaborate headdress, with defined musculature on his chest, his long garment draped over his shoulders, his weight resting on his right leg, his left leg slightly bent at the knee and appears to be holding a cockerel in his left arm against his chest. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Remains of white slip. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1349552
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Fine Roman bronze fragment, depicting the eye from a very large Roman bronze head of a man. With remains of wavy hair. 2nd/3rd Century. 4 1/4 inches wide. From a California collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348181
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$1,100.00
Faience double-side head of the goddess Hathor. From the handle of a votive sistrum. With bovine ears and remains of a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high X 2 1/4 inches wide. Fragment is intact with surface losses as shown. Originally purchased from the NY art market @ early 2005. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake". Music and dance were part of the worsh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1346191
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Upper part of a blue faience shabti, with black details. With arms crossed, hands holding hoes, and seedsack on back. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1295-1070 B.C. 2-7/8 inches high. Intact as shown. From a Louisiana collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1346024
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$245.00
Roman bird head crescent moon shaped amulet, with ridges on one side and smooth surface on underside. Bird head pierced for suspension. Also known as a lunula, in ancient Roman times, it was believed these amulets were used to protect wearer against evil forces, demons and sorcery, and against the evil eye. 2nd/3rd Century. 1 1/2 inches wide on bottom. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1345670
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$1,800.00
Tall ancient Greek female figure, standing on an integral round base, wearing a long himation, her weight resting on her left leg, her hair pulled back into a bun, her head leaning toward her right side, her left arm bent at the elbow and her left hand resting above her hip. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 9 inches high. Repaired with losses as shown. Ex. collection of Maria Seegers, Antwerpe, Belgium. Collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1342553
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$1,800.00
Colorful wood panel from a sarcophagus. From top to bottom are painted remains of a broad collar, underneath, are remains of a winged scarab, a winged Nut, the mummified deceased and the four canopic jars. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 22 inches high X 5 1/4 inches wide. All original pigment. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1341520
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$185.00
An ancient Egyptian steatite scarab depicting four uraei. New Kingdom, 1300-1070 B.C. 1/2 inch long. Tiny chip on rear. Vein crack on back and in front. Remains of glaze.Old NFA auction from the 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1341519
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$245.00
Greco-Roman oil lamp handle depicting a bust of Serapis. 2nd/3rd Century AD. 3 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1341012
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$1,900.00
Terracotta, red slip on white surface, wearing the horned disc with ureas in center, with prominent ears and strong facial details, and wearing an amulet around its neck. The production of these sculptures can possibly be associated with the relocation of the cult center of the Apis of Sakkara to Alexandria under Ptolemy I Soter. 305-285 B.C. 8 inches high. Intact with minor losses as shown. Published in an insert of private collections in EGYPTE ONOMWONDEN.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1340490
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$345.00
Represented as a ram in amulet form, Khnum was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, from clay, and placed in their mothers' wombs. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. 1 1/2 inches long. Tiny chip on his left horn, otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. Gustave Mustaki collection, Alexandria, Egypt.