Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1319973
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$225.00
New Kingdom steatite scarab with the cartouche for Tuthmose III. 18th Dynasty,1479–1425 BC 5/8 inch. From a NYC collection, purchased at a NFA auction, 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1319235
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Blue glazed steatite scarab. Old NFA auction label describes this scarab as being possibly inscribed with the cartouche of Amenhotep III. 18th Dynasty, 1558-1303 B.C. 3/8 inch. Intact. From a private NYC collection, acquired 1980s from an NFA auction, Los Angeles.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1319223
Explorer Ancient Art
$239.00
Canaanite stone scarab with an elaborate design, possibly depicting fish and an ankh. 2nd Intermediate Period, 1786 -- 1070 BC, 9/16 inch . From a private NYC collection, acquired 1980s from NFA auction, Los Angeles.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318401
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$2,200.00
Depicting an Ichneumon on top of the rectangular wood sarcophagus, Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 B.C. Base measures 6 inches long X 1 1/8 inches high. Extensive remains of gesso on base and traces of gilding on the body of figure. From a Connecticut collection. Originally deposited in a temple or shrine as an offering. For similar, see Temple, Tomb and Dwelling, Egyptian Antiquities from the Harer Family Trust Collection, pg.64.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1318393
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$450.00
Depicting a painted Djed pillar. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 4 inches high X 4 1/4 inches wide. From A Pennsylvania collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1318391
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$550.00
At the top of the column the capital is divided by four parallel bars. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 5/8 inches high. Intact. From a Pennsylvania private collection. The djed column was the Egyptian symbol of stability. It was thought to be the symbol of the tree that grew around Osiris's casket and was used as a pillar in a Byblos palace. The djed was considered necessary to aid in the transformation of human flesh into the spiritual form assumed by the deceased in eternity.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1317903
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$585.00
Finely detailed with bulging eyes, round face, thin lips and thick wavy hair. Probably an attachment from a large vessel. 1st/2nd century. 2 3/4 inches wide X 2 5/8 inches high. Ex. Maria Segers collection, Belgium, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1317617
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A rare high karat sheet gold fish amulet, with a large dorsal fin and tail. Ovoid center bevel contains a glass or crystal inlay representing the body of the fish, capped with a gold ball eye. Suspension loop in front. 1 1/8 inches long. Middle Kingdom, 2055 B.C. - 1650 B.C. From a New Jersey collection. For a close parallel, see "Ancient Egyptian Jewelry", by Carol Andrews, pg. 172. The fish amulets were called ‘nekhau'. They were meant to protect the wearer against drowning in the Nile...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1316467 (stock # )
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$450.00
Standing on an integral base, with her head looking to her right, wearing a long robe, tied on her chest, her left arm holding a jar suspended from her wrist and her right hand possibly holding food. 2nd Century BC/AD. 5 3/4 inches high. Part of crown gone, otherwise intact. Ex. Old Belgian family collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1316461
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$495.00
Standing naked, with extended phallus, wearing a sidelock, carrying a seated figure on his left shoulder, a brazier with food and cooking utensils by his side. 2nd Century B.C./A.D. 6 1/2 inches high. Part of crown and seated figure gone. Otherwise, intact. Ex. Belgian family old collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1315932
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$1,900.00
A large, hollow molded, attractive female head, with prominent facial details, mouth agape, wearing earrings, face framed by the tightly curled hair, parted in the middle. Overall light surface encrustation. 4th/3rd Century B.C. 8 1/2 inches high. Minor chips on base, otherwise intact. Private Paris, France private collection. Acquired @ 20 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1314862
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$3,900.00
Depicted in archaising style, the head of the aged god of wine, with flat back, with carved facial details, with thick mustache and with a row of tight curls framing his face, surmounted by a diadem, his long beard with coiled tips. 1st - 2nd century A.D. 5 3/4 inches high. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, purchased in NYC @ 25-30 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1313434
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$425.00
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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1313428
Explorer Ancient Art
$550.00
A rare yellowish-green faience applique depicting the head of a lion. With bulging eyes, defined mane, whiskers and teeth and with ferocious expression. Eyes with some black detail. 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D. Intact. Mounted. 2 inches diameter. Ex. English collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1312606
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$1,500.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312603
Explorer Ancient Art
$245.00
NK steatite scarab with the cartouche for Thuthmose III. Flanked with cobras on each side. 18th- 20th Dynasty, 1300-1070 B.C. From the estate of Norio Azuma, before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312601
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$245.00
Steatite scarab depicting a nude Nubian dwarf. New Kingdom, 18th-20th Dynasty, 1570-1070 B.C. 11/16 inch. From the estate of Norio Azuma, collected before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1312598
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Bronze figure of a striding pharaoh, possibly Nubian, wearing a striated kilt, with arms extended forward while presenting an offering. ca. 1st Millenium B.C. 3 inches high. Feet gone. From a Colorado private collection.