Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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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$395.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1331672
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$450.00
Depicted seated, wearing a comic actor's mask, with ankles crossed and body partially clad in drapery. Hellenistic Period, 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. With losses as shown. Mounted. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1330974
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$1,500.00
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 : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1330833
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$1,800.00
Roman marble relief fragment with remains of four lines of Latin inscription. 2nd/3rd Century. 6 1/2 inches wide X 6 1/4 inches high. From a NYC collection purchased on the Netherlands art market @ 15 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328778
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$295.00
An ancient Egyptian, brilliant blue-green fragmentary female figure. Her head slightly tilted to the right and her hands balancing a plate on her right shoulder. Pierced for suspension on her back. Greco-Roman, 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D. 1 1/4 inches high. Gone below the waist. From an old Dutch collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328312
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$249.00
With finely detailed face and mane. 1-3/8 inches diameter. From Long Island, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328307
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$289.00
Depicting the hollow head of a lion with flowing mane and with ferocious expression. Light green patina. 1st/3rd Century AD. Dimensions: 1-1/4" Long. Private Long Island, NY Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328306
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$195.00
Depicting the profile of a man's head between the remains of wings on both sides. 1st/3rd Century A.D., Dark green patina. 1-9/16 inches long. Ex. old Long Island, NY collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328143
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$295.00
The god of unguents and perfume, Nefertum is depicted seated, wearing the lotus crown, wearing a tripartite wig, legs together, arms resting on legs and with intact suspension loop. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches high. Intact. From an old New Jersey collection, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1328141
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$290.00
Red glazed composition depiction of a foreleg of an ox. Possibly a foundation deposit. New Kingdom, 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. The Khepesh was the most important meat offering that the ancient Egyptians presented to the gods and the deceased. The hieroglyphic for a bull's foreleg denoted strength, and perhaps it was considered that the foreleg transferred the life-force of the bull to the recipient. The K...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1327054
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$460.00
A fine pair of Egyptian faience ring fragments. One ring depicts remains of the falcon-headed Qebehsenuef, protector of the intestines and remains of lotus flowers. The other depicts remains of another lower portion of one of the Sons of Horus and lotus flowers. New Kingdom, 18-20th Dynasty, 1300-1070 B.C. Both @ 1 inch in diameter. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1326476
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$1,295.00
A fine Roman marble foot. Naturalistically modelled with toenails delineated. 2nd/3rd Century. 2 3/8 inches high 2 1/2 inches wide. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1326469
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$1,500.00
Lead filled bronze steelyard weight depicting a bust of a woman, with slightly smiling expression, with an elaborate coiffure, wearing a necklace with her hands holding her robe across her chest. 5th/6th Century AD. 3 1/2 inches high. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1325644
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$1,900.00
Egyptian limestone round top stele depicting an incised striding ibis perched on top of an incised standard finial, ibis facing right, offering table with food and lotus flower on right side and winged disc on top. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 7 1/2 inches high. Intact with losses as shown. Mounted. Ex. collection of Joseph Klein, formed between 1941-1980
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1323950
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$295.00
Probably from a stucco mask. 1st Century AD. 1 1/4 inches wide. Intact. Mounted. From a Dutch collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1323224
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$159.00
New Kingdom faience scarab. Old NFA auction label from the 1980s, describes this scarab as being possibly inscribed with the cartouche of Ramses IV. 20th Dynasty, 1200-1085 B.C. 1/2 inch. Inact.