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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1306285
Explorer Ancient Art
$345.00
Rare amulet depicting a striding mongoose also known as the Ichneumon. Openwork, with well-defined facial details and with defined fur on top of his head. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 3/8 inches long. Small chip on tail. Otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. From a California collection. The ichneumon has been a sacred animal in Egypt since the Middle Kingdom. Depending on which aspect of its being was being emphasized, it was associated with various gods and appears in various myths.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1306127
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$385.00
The piriform body decorated with brown alternating solid and checkered bands. Archaic Period, Circa Late 7th-Early 6th Century B.C. 3-1/8” High. Rim chip and a few surface imperfections, minor loss to the painted decoration. From a private NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1306069
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$365.00
Bulbous Greek vessel, with strap handle, decorated with quatrefoil design and rosettes. Wide flat lip decorated with a concentric ring pattern. 6th century B.C. 2-1/2 inches high. A few small rim chips and minor paint loss, otherwise intact. Private NYC collection, acquired from Ariadne Gallery, NYC. The aryballos was an oil container used by ancient Greek athletes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1304880
Explorer Ancient Art
$249.00
A fine, openwork, faience falcon Horus amulet, with intact suspension loop on his back. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 inch long, 1 inch high. Private New Jersey collection, ex. old Arizona estate collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1304878
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$295.00
Depicted couchant, wearing the horned disc crown and with intact suspension loop on his back. 26th-30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. Intact. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1304363
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$2,800.00
A large multi-colored painted cartonnage fragment, with a long column of hieroglyphic text which reads "Anubis, in front of the divine booth, giving bread, beer, oxen, fowl and every good and pure thing. Words to be recited by Menesh Words to be recited by Horus-the-youthful-one? Words to be recited by Anubis, foremost of the divine booth," flanked by a register on the left, consisting of seven deities including the Four Sons of Horus. A central deity depicting a human body with the head of a b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1303559
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$1,200.00
A fine faience double-sided Hathor head, from a sistrum handle. Depicting Hathor with bovine ears and a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high X 1 1/2 inches wide. Intact as shown with remains of glaze. From an old Belgian private collection, collected in the 1970s. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake". Music and dance were part of the worship of Hathor. She w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1301100
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$3,200.00
A fine open-work, framed, gilt cartonnage pectoral, from an ensemble. Depicting a ba-bird on top, representing the soul of the deceased and six gods underneath, including Isis, Anubis, Horus and Nephtys and a center line of hieroglyphic text which reads: “An offering that the king gives for Osiris, foremost of the West, lord of Busiris, great god, lord of Abydos, ... for the Osiris Tut, born of the mistress of the house ..." According to Ranke, Personennamen, p. 379 nos. 15-16 the personal nam...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1301092
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$425.00
Depicting the god wearing a six-rayed crown on top of head above curly hair and wearing a pleated robe. 3rd/4th century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Mounted. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1300189
Explorer Ancient Art
$345.00
Faience fragment of Bes. With stubby arms, pot belly and prominent facial details. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 3/4 inches high. Intact as shown. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1298243
Explorer Ancient Art
$3,200.00
Cobalt blue shabti for Tayueret, depicted mummiform, with arms crossed, hands holding implements, seedsack on back and vertical line of inscription. 21st/22nd Dynasty. 1070-730 B.C. 4 1/8 inches high. Small part of foot restored. Tayueret was considered to be wife and sister of High Priest of Amen Masaharta. Her titles include Chief of the Harem of Amen-Ra, King of the Gods. Collected in the early 1900s as part of a collection that was exhibited at the Museum of Man in San Diego 50 years ago. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1297979
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$2,200.00
An ancient Egyptian limestone stele. Probably from a workshop. This unfinished stele depicts the deceased offering Osiris incense and with a richly laden offering table between them. A winged disc on top. Ptolemaic Period, 300 -30 B.C. 9 1/2 inches high X 7 1/2 inches wide. Mounted. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, purchased in the 1970s. Published.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297476
Explorer Ancient Art
$225.00
A faience Ptah amulet with a hieroglyphic inscription on the back. Pierced for suspension behind the neck. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Fragmentary. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297475
Explorer Ancient Art
$250.00
A green faience head of a lion, possibly the head of Sekhmet. Top of head, pierced for suspension. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297460
Explorer Ancient Art
$395.00
The seated goddess, wearing the horned disc crown, sitting on a decorated throne and offering her breast to her son, Horus. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1297438
Explorer Ancient Art
$159.00
A New Kingdom terracotta mold for a baboon amulet. 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/4 inches long. Intact. Ex. NY collection of Alex Malloy, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1295692
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$2,600.00
An ancient Roman terracotta figure of a camel, carrying two wine amphoras, one on each side. 1st/2nd Century. 4 inches high X 6 inches wide. Neck repaired. Three amphora handles restored. Part of amphora spouts gone. Purchased on the Israel art market in 2005.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1294639
Explorer Ancient Art
$7,900.00
Graceful ancient Greek Hydria, depicting a woman, seated left, on a pile of rocks and a youth standing before her. She wears a radiate crown in her hair, wearing earrings, a necklace and a bracelet. Her right hand holds a patera, with food - possibly eggs, resting her left hand on the rocks. The nude youth with a chlamys draped around his left arm. He wears a a floral diadem is his hair and holds a floral swag in his right. The vase decorated with 3 rosettes above, a black wave pattern below and...