Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1340239
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$650.00
Representing a combination of Isis and Fortuna. She is dressed in a long robe over it with a cloak. On her head she has the typical horned disk headdress, In her left hand she holds a cornucopia. 1st/2nd Century. 2 7/8 inches high. Part of her right arm gone. From a prominent Belgian family collection, acquired in the 1970s. Isis was originally an Egyptian goddess who later became popular with the Romans. Fortuna, the Roman goddess of fortune.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339996
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$625.00
Polychrome wood sarcophagus fragment depicting a striding Qebehsenuef, who was the falcon-headed son of Horus, and protected the intestines of the deceased. To his left are remains of a bier. Underneath are remains of hieroglyphic text. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 13 inches high X 5 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1339993
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$645.00
Possibly from a shrine or a piece of furniture. Consisting of four cobras, three of which have remains of discs on their heads. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high X 4 1/2 inches wide. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1339991
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$495.00
The bandy-legged leonine deity standing on an integral plinth, his hands resting on his knees, his face with bulging cheeks, a pronounced pug nose, and protruding ears and with remains of his crown. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980. Bes was considered the protector of households, and in particular, of mothers and children and childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339192
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$275.00
Terra Sigilata - North African red slip plate fragment. Depicting a striding feline. 300-500 A.D. 4 3/8 inches wide X 3 7/8 high. From an old Antwerpe collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1338876
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$650.00
A group of four, double-sided silver head beads with a black-colored core. All depicted with a striated pharaonic type hair. Ptolemaic/Roman Period, 100 B.C./100 A.D. All have some losses and imperfections as shown. All mounted on a black lucite base. From Sumer Gallery, Henry Anavian, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1338004
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$245.00
Canaanite glazed steatite scarab with glaze gone white. Depicting animal figures on the underside, including a lizard and antelopes. Minor chip in front and on side. 15th/14th centuries BCE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1337995
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$490.00
Barrel shaped, tri-color mosaic glass and 22k gold pendant with suspension loops on top and on side. 2nd/3rd Century. 3/4 inch. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335646
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$2,100.00
Depicting his finely-detailed head, with thick beard and swirling mustache. Achelous was the Greek river god. 4th Century B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Koutoulakis collection, acquired before 1965.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre AD 1000 item #1335645
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$349.00
A pair of high carat Greco-Roman gold hoop earrings. 2nd Century BC/2nd Century AD. 1/2 inch diameter. Made wearable with modern 14K gold earring clips and jump rings. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1335617
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$550.00
A hollow molded Greek Hellenistic terracotta figurine. Depicting a standing nude male on a rectangular base with prominent details. 4th century BC. 4.5 inches high. Head reattached. From an old French collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1335048
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$285.00
Flat back, blue faience Bes amulet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 7/8 inch. Intact and pierced for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1334919
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$1,900.00
Graceful South Italian, Greek red-figure painted pottery vessel, on round foot, with bulbous body, slender neck and trefoil spout with high handle behind. She is facing left, wearing a saccos covering most of her hair, wearing earrings and necklace. Large palmette on the back framed by scrolling tendrils, a wave band around the shoulder and white tongues on the neck. Possibly painted by the Kantharos Group. Repaired with restoration over the cracks. 3rd/4th Century B.C. Ex. collection of Dr. Ang...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
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$2,900.00
A tall Egyptian bronze Osiris. Depicted mummiform, holding the crook and flail, with slightly smiling expression and wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Antwerpe collection of Maria Segers, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334575
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$325.00
Depicted striding with prominent ears, ridged fur on back and furry body. 2nd/3rd Century AD, 2 inches wide X 1 inch high. Lower part of legs gone. Ex. Antwerpe collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334372
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$1,500.00
Depicted striding with her left leg extended forward, she wears a Hellenistic robe and she wears a plumed sun-disk crown on her head. Remains of her extended right arm which it appears to would have held her now missing attribute. 4 7/8 inches high. Ex. old private collection of Maria Segers, Antwerpe, Belgium. Isis became more and more popular outside Egypt. Particularly during the Roman period, she was worshipped as a goddess who unites all other goddesses in herself. In the Ptolemaic period I...
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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$365.00
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...