Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1247728
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$3400.00
Depicting a winged Nike facing a robed female figure and decorated with a floral design on shoulder. 5th Century B.C. 7 5/8 inches high. Small chip on shoulder. From the New York estate of Katherin Rosin, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1247727
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$2500.00
With carved facial details and hair grooved to receive diadem. Possibly depicting Ptolemy IV. 3rd/2nd Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Ex. collection of President Marius Suzanne, Judge of the International Tribunal, Alexandria, 1905-1920. Similar heads are on exhibit in the Brooklyn Museum.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1246920
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$2900.00
Large light blue faience shabti. With smiling expression, wearing the tripartite wig and braided false beard, hands holding hoes, seedsack on back and with eight lines of horizontal hieroglyphic text. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 7 1/2 inches high. Intact. From the estate of a Rutgers University professor.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1245967
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$590.00
Finely modeled ancient Egyptian lion bust of Sekhmet, from a large faience statue. Wearing the tripartite wig with long lappets, with well-defined mane and strong facial details. Hole on top made for insertion of original crown. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 3/8 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Israeli collection of William Brockman, originally purchased in the 1960s, from Dr. Percival, a Philadelphia physicist and pioneer radiologist.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1243606
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$625.00
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. Lauwers collection, Belgium, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1243484
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$2700.00
Finely carved diorite figure of Harpocrates, wearing a tightly-fitted cap with cobra in front, wearing the curled sidelock, with prominent facial details and with smiling expression, open work between arms and body, with well defined belly and genitalia. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 inches high. With losses as shown. Mounted. Ex. Galerie Gilgamesh, Paris, ex. Paris Collection of M. Cros, acquired in Drouot before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1241169
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$4500.00
The mummiform figure with the body polychrome painted in maroon and yellow, wearing the tripartite wig, standing on a rectangular plinth with hollow compartment, the front inscribed with a single column of text asking Osiris to grant offerings and provisions to the deceased, the name now unintelligible, 14┬╝in high (36cm) high. Third Intermediate Period - Late Period, circa 1069-332 B.C. Some retouching on the face. Ex. Stephen Van Cline Collection, New York, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1239597
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$395.00
Egyptian shabti with a vertical line of hieroglyphs, reading "The Osiris, overseer of an expeditionary force, Padihorenep, whom Neithemhat(?) birthed." 30th Dynasty, 380-343 B.C. 4 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Back of right foot chipped. Mounted. From an old North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1237788
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$450.00
A fine Egypto-Roman faience applique depicting the god Bacchus, with pleasant facial expression and with the typical grapes and ivy headdress. 1st Century B.C. - 1st Century A.D. 2 inches wide X 1 3/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old German private collection. Bacchus was the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1235030
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$1,595.00
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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235011
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$245.00
In the form of a standing falcon with folded wings, wearing the double crown, with a suspension loop behind, standing on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Feet repaired. From a California collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1234139
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$1990.00
With well-defined details, standing in an alert pose on top of a miniature sarcophagus, line of hieroglyphic inscription partially reading "Ichneumon gives life ...." Open rear end of sarcophagus covered with lucite concealing its contents. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 5/8 inches long. Intact. From a Dutch collection, acquired before 1980. The ichneumon (mongoose) was revered for its ability to kill snakes and crush crocodile eggs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1232856
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$1600.00
New Kingdom, limestone sunk relief, depicting a worshipper offering the god Maat. With well-defined hands, Maat is wearing the ostrich plume and the ankh stands above the knee. New Kingdom, 19th/20th Dynasty, 1290-1070 B.C. 6 1/2 inches high X 3 3/4 inches wide. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, acquired before 1980. Maat was the goddess of truth, justice and harmony. She was the wife of Thoth, the god of wisdom. Maat and Thoth helped at the Weighing of the Heart.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1232038
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$2200.00
A large, hollow molded, attractive female head, with prominent facial details, mouth open, possibly representing an illness with swollen glands underneath the face, 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 : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1230675
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$1100.00
A sizeable terracotta head of Bes, with bulging eyes, flat nose, thick beard, high cheek bones, exposed tongue and thick beard. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 5 inches high. Intact as shown. ex. Lauwers family collection, Belgium, collected before 1980. Bes was worshipped as a protector of households, of mothers and children and childbirth and later regarded as the defender of everything good and the enemy of all that is bad.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1230670
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$850.00
An ancient Roman, lower body portion of a nude male figure. With his left foot raised and defined genitals and buttocks. 1st/2nd century. 3 1/2 inches high. Intact as shown. Remains of internal core. Mounted. Ex. Lauwers family collection, Belgium, acquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1230667
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$1100.00
Roman bronze door or chest handle in the form of a lion's face with ferocious expression. With incised mane, eyes, and facial details and the open mouth grabbing the ring handle. 2nd/3rd Century. 4 1/2 inches in diameter. Mounted. Ex. Lauwers family collection, Belgium, collected in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1230665
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$3500.00
Couchant wood Anubis, depicted as a jackal, with painted details. With extensive remains of gesso and polychrome. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 9 inches long X 6 1/2 inches high. Tail gone. Losses as shown. Ex. Lauwers collection, Belgium, acquired in the 1970s.