Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1328306
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1328146
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$1,485.00
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. Mounted inside a free sta...
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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1326953
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,900.00
Egyptian pair of bronze and alabaster eyes with cosmetic lines and bronze eyebrows. All are intact with extensive remains of azurite. Late Period, 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. Eyes and eyebrows measure 3 inches each. From a New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1326476
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1324677
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$2,800.00
Colorful vertical wood fragment from a sarcophagus. Depicting the Sons Of Horus, including the human headed Imsety, protector of the liver,the jackal-headed Duamutef, protector of the stomach, Baboon headed Hapi, protector of the lungs, and the falcon headed Qebehsenuef, protector of the intestines. Remains of hieroglyphs on left and right sides, the left side is part of an offering formula which basically reads "A royal offering to Anubis, who is in the mummy wrapping chamber, that he might gi...
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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1323221
Explorer Ancient Art
$225.00
Lapis scaraboid, inscribed with an elaborate design. 2nd Intermediate Period, Hyksos, 1674-1558 B.C. 7/16 inch wide. Tiny chip at one side. From an NFA auction, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1322464
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,800.00
Wood mask from a sarcophagus, with eyes painted with cosmetic lines, with prominent facial details with serene facial expression. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-700 B.C. 9 inches wide X 10 inches high. Losses as shown with extensive remains of original polychrome. From an old NYC collection, purchased from Trudy Seligman, (NYC art market) @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1321846
Explorer Ancient Art
$475.00
Wearing the plumed disc crown above the Nemes headdress, with prominent facial details and wearing the false beard. 1st Century AD. 4 inches high. Intact as shown. Mounted. From a NYC collection, purchased on the NY art market @ 20 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1321370
Explorer Ancient Art
$575.00
High relief bronze roundel with the face of Zeus-Ammon, depicted with beard and moustache in curls, pointed ears, and ram's horns, his hair arranged in locks above a band across the forehead. 1st/3rd Century AD, 2 1/4 inches in diameter. From an old Long Island, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1320818
Explorer Ancient Art
$900.00
Depicting Imsety and Qebehsenuef, two of the Four Sons of Horus. The mummiform figures wearing long wigs, Imsety of flattened form, with incised decoration on both sides and wig with sashed fillet, Qebehsenuef modelled with clenched fists. Overall mottled brown surface patina. The slightly larger example has a repaired break though the knees. Individually glued to block bases. Third Intermediate Period, 21st/22nd Dynasty, 1069-715 B.C.3 5/8 inches for tallest. ex. John N. Winnie, Jr. collection,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1320789
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$225.00
New Kingdom terracotta mold with a royal cartouche. 18h-20th Dynasty, 1558-1085 B.C. 1 3/4 inches. Ex. Alex Malloy, South Salem, NY., 1970s. 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 Khepesh also played a role in a ceremony called the Opening of the Mouth, whi...