Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1262728 (stock #GD-565)
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APULIAN GNATHIA WARE EPICHYSIS

ATTRIBUTED TO THE ROSE PAINTER

CIRCA 340-320 B.C.

Elegant epichysis with a reel-shaped body and high gloss finish. On the top portion of the body, a vine band of grape clusters, leaves and tendrils, dots, ovolo and ray pattern on the neck. All painted in classic Gnathian colours; red, yellow and white. On the handle, mold-made masks where the handle joins the rim. The inner body decorated with a finely painted dove framed by a dotted flower and wreath...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1262254 (stock #GD-564)
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ANCIENT APULIAN GNATHIAN-WARE BOTTLE

ATTRIBUTED TO THE ROSE PAINTER

CIRCA 340-320 B.C.

Beautiful bottle from Gnathia attributed to the Rose Painter. Done in the classic Gnathia style with large bands of ivy garlands, dotted ovolo, filled dots and rays. Painted in red,white and yellow highlights.

The central figure shows imagery of a swan, an iconographic identifier of Aphrodite. Measures 6 1/4 inches in height.

Provenance: Ex. Gebhard and Johannes Hager...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1257569 (stock #GD-563)
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$8,500
Exquisite ancient Etruscan Bird askos from Tarquinia or Vulci. Has a large eye created by a painted circle and central dot with a feathered head and neck; head slightly tilted to the right. Vertical filing spout with flared rim set to the rear next to the extended “feathered” tail, the black painted flanged handled extends from the neck of the bird to the base of the spout. The bulbous body has tear and wave motif design and central arrow and palm shaped design on the front...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1255359 (stock #GD-562)
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$1,195
Beautiful polychrome decorated pottery flared rim bowl. Decorated with a lower band with five pretty lady faces. Upper wide band of semi-abstract, interlocking zoomorphic pattern. Repaired from seven original pieces with break lines visible, otherwise intact. Dates to circa 400 to 600 AD and measures 8-5/8”D by 3-1/2”H.

Provenance: Private American collection, acquired late 1960s to early 1970s. To present owner by descent.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1255358 (stock #GD-561)
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$1,495
Lovely decorated pottery head cup depicting a semi-abstract human head having an open toothy mouth and slightly protruding tongue. Dark geometric painted decoration surround his eyes shows Wari influence. Pottery head is depicted wearing a wide headband with painted crosshatched decoration, with a red string tie in the center. Has some scattered mineral deposits and light encrustation on the surface. Minor rim flake, otherwise intact and in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1254867 (stock #GD-560)
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$1,800
Lovely, tall slender polychrome decorated kero having a flared rim with wide upper register containing two running warriors holding long spears with feather decoration. Also, has two bands of stylized trophy faces with a center band containing eight birds. Four original pieces reattached in the base, rim chip and a minor stable hairline from the rim, otherwise in great condition! This ancient vase dates to circa 400-600 A.D. Measures 8 inches in height.

Provenance: Private US Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1244687 (stock #GD-559)
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$675
Ancient Nazca figure from circa 400-600 AD. It is of solid construction, wrapped in a white painted blanket having a reddish brown abstract decoration. The figure is depicted with a large angular nose and white painted eyes. Has a few light scattered surface deposits and very minor paint wear on left edge. Otherwise it is intact and in overall excellent condition. Measures 4 7/8” in height.

Provenance: Private US collection, acquired late 1960s to early 1970s...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1242543 (stock #GD-558)
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$850
Here you find a lovely daunian kyathos with high strap handle. Deep rich colour still present on this piece which is a treat to see as most fade due to the nature of the pigment. Nice oxidation and mineral deposits and geometric patterns around the body of the vessel and handle. Some damage as seen in the photo. Dates approx the 4th century BC and measures 6.5 inches in height.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1242271 (stock #GD-557)
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Here you find a lovely ancient ceramic lekythos from Greece. It has a tall slender body sitting on a pedestal foot, with sharp angled shoulder with painted ray pattern on a thin neck. The rim is flared with a small handle but all intact. The red-figure painted scene is of an athlete holding a strigil for cleaning and in front the athlete is a bench with two aryballi (oil containing vessel). Minor surface flakes and imperfections, mostly on the reverse. Dates to the 5th century BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1233182 (stock #GD-556)
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$700
Ancient Precolumbian polychromed pottery bowl from Nazca, Peru with wide flared rim. Decorated on the exterior with three large raptorial birds. Some scattered pocking on one bird and five small original pieces reattached in one area of the rim. Dates to circa 200-600 A.D. and measures 3 3/4”H. x 5 7/8”D.

Provenance: Private American collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1232900 (stock #GD-555)
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$1,295
Ancient Peruvian polychrome decorated pottery head from the Nazca culture. This ceramic vase is depicted with nose in relief, painted facial features, moustache and wearing a step decorated headband. Has scattered mineral deposits on the surface and a chip on the nose and a minor rim flake. An open probe slit is on the reverse near the base (as seen in photo) and some minor wear to the painted surface. Dates to circa 400-600 A.D. and Measures 7 inches in height...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1232580 (stock #GD-554)
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$2,950
Ancient Anthropomorphic Nazca Kero from Peru. Polychrome decorated ceramic depicting a seated figure holding implements in both hands to his stomach and wearing a beaked headdress. Some scattered mineral deposits on the surface however, overall in excellent collection and intact. Dates to circa 400-600 A.D. and measures 8 3/8” in height.

Provenance: Ex. Harmer Rooke Gallery, NYC., 1970s-80s.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1231878 (stock #GD-553)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,500
ANCIENT CAMPANIAN PEDESTALED DISH

Magna Graecia, Southern Italy.

Circa 4th Century B.C.

Here you find a rare ancient pottery plate with a flaring pedestal foot from the Greek colonies of Southern Italy...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1231653 (stock #GD-552)
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$395
Lovely ancient Cypriot brown pottery milk bowl with long spout and loop handle. Repaired from four original pieces with break lines slightly visible. Circa 1500 BC , Measures 5.5" inches in length.

Provenance: Molner collection; acquired 1960s.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1225280 (stock #GD-551)
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$3,495
Here you find an early polychromed pottery anthropomorphic vessel from Peru dating to approx 400 AD. This vase depicting a bulbous-bodied figure carrying a large double log type bundle on his back, bundle decorated with a cream painted star decoration on a black ground. Poncho painted with multi-color vertical strips, dot pattern on face. Scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Right arm restored, body repaired from three large original pieces, tip of spout repaired from two original pieces....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1222074 (stock #GD-550)
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$2,750
Ancient polychromed ceramic vase from Peru depicting a seated dignitary with long hairlocks down his back. Wearing a nasal mask, winged headdress and segmented necklace. With rear head spout and strap handle. Has some scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Minor erosion on the handle, otherwise in intact condition. Dates to circa 200 AD and measures 9.2inches high.

The number of colours used by Nazca artists is greater than those used by any other culture in the Americas prior to c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221163 (stock #GD-549)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,250
ANCIENT GEOMETRIC CYPRIOT VASE

IRON AGE CIRCA 1000 B.C.

Here you find a lovely ancient vase from Cyprus. The vessel has a globular body with flat bottom and a tall slender neck with flared rim. Geometric style target type decoration and stylized leafy branch at the center of the vase. Has surface deposits and encrustation. Vessels such as this one were imported into throughout Mediterranean and Middle East from Cyprus in ancient times because of its strong commercial influence. ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214263 (stock #GD-548)
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Ancient Egyptian Six (or nine) scarab amulet

Measurement: 2.2 x 1.6 x 1 cm

Material/colour: faience / brown.

Technique: moulded and glazed ceramic.

Condition: worn with minor damage to the scarabs.

Date: New Kingdom.

Provenance: Golden Chariot; original collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

Identification and Interpretation: Recto: Three in Ancient Egypt was the number of completion, double that is a powerful reinforcemen...