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 : 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 : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1317903
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$495.00
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 #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
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$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 : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1312603
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$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 #1310170
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$2,500.00
Depicted striding, wearing the lotus crown, with tripartite wig and wearing the false beard, menats on sides of crown, suspension loop on back. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 5 1/8 inches high. Repaired. Top of crown gone. Ex. Sothebys, NY. From a Swedish Private collection. Old label under base, including the name of the Hilton Price collection. Nefertum was the god of unguents and perfume.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1310087
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$18,500.00
Roman marble fragment of a bound male captive, sporting a mustache, with his head looking up, his eyes raised, his wavy hair partially covered with a Phrygian cap or helmet and his arms appear to be bound behind a back pillar. 2nd Century AD. 12 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Joseph S. Melchione collection, Ex. Superior Gallery, March 12, 1994, Lot 174.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307655
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$195.00
Depicted as a double-sided ram. Ptolemaic Period,300-32 B.C. 3/4 inch. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an Arizona private collection. Khnum was the Egyptian water god and the potter god of creation. It was believed that he created the first children on his potter's wheel with clay from the banks of the Nile.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307646
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$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307644
Explorer Ancient Art
$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...