Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1271852 (stock #GD-568)
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A CAMPANIAN RED FIGURE OINOCHOE

CIRCA 320 B.C.

On the left side of the vase we have a seated woman, clothed in a high grit peplos. In one hand she is holding a cista and the other a thyrsus (staff with pine cone ). Her hair is wrapped in a beaded and ribbed saccos...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1267521 (stock #GD-567)
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$750.00
Ancient Greek Xenon skyphos with wide open mouth and intact strap handles. Scroll design around the entire body and a palm leaf style design further up. Nice black glaze with some areas of iridescence. Small chip on the body otherwise intact. Dates to the 4th century BC and measures 5.5 inches in diameter (from handle to handle)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1264556 (stock #GD-566)
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$2,500.00
ANCIENT MESSAPIAN KANTHAROS

CIRCA 400 B.C.

Beautiful and elegant pottery kantharos from the Messapian Greek tribes of Southern Italy. Has an ivy scroll around the neck of the vessel and lovely hook design across the body. Rays decorate the outer high arching handles. Intact said for a small hairline where one handle connects to rim (as seen in photo). Measures 6.5 inches in height.

Provenance: Ex. Gebhard and Johannes Hager. Exhibited at the Stadtmuseum Ottweiler.

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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$8,500.00
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 : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1242543 (stock #GD-558)
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$850.00
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 : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1231878 (stock #GD-553)
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$2,500.00
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. This dish is painted in the exterior part with decorative elements done in black paint. The interior is adorned with a ‘Lady of fashion’ wearing a saccos, earrings and decorative diadem with white accents. Condition: traces of ancient restoration on few sections...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1231653 (stock #GD-552)
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$395.00
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 : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1221163 (stock #GD-549)
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$1,250.00
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...

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...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214262 (stock #GD-547)
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$475.00
Scarab with name of the Apis Bull

Measurement: 1.1 x.9 x.4 cm

Material/colour: creamy white steatite, no traces of glazing.

Technique: stone carving; pierced lengthwise; double line between wing-covers.

Condition: slight wear on back.

Date: Ptolemaic-Roman

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

Identification and Interpretation: An inverted neb sign crowns the glyphs for the Egyptian name...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214257 (stock #GD-546)
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$450.00
Ancient Egyptian Cowroid bead with ‘ankh' symbol

Measurement: 1.6 x 1.1 x .4 cm

Material/colour: grey-cream steatite with traces of blue glaze.

Technique: stone carving, incised with interior detail; pierced lengthwise. The inscription is encircled by a single line.

Condition: chips at both ends where cowroid was pierced, also chipped on inscribed surface.

Date: Eighteenth to Twenty-fifth Dynasty c. 1473-656 bce

Provenance: Golden Chariot; orig...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207681 (stock #GD-545)
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Scarab with Hathor-headed sistrum

Measurement: 1.4 x 1 x .5 cm

Material/colour: glazed steatite, remains of blue glaze visible on back

Technique: precise and elegant stone carving; glazed; pierced lengthwise.

Condition: Only a small patch of original glaze remains; details of the carving are clear and undamaged.

Date: Middle Kingdom

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

Identification an...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207677 (stock #GD-544)
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$395.00
Scaraboid inscribed with glyphs

Measurement: 1.6 x 1.1 x 1.55 cm

Material/colour: black ceramic

Technique: The back, head and clypeus have minimal detail. The longitudinal piercing has worn through into the back on top and bottom suggested extended contact with an abrasive stringing material.

Condition: The unorthodox shape of the scaraboid may have resulted from faulty firing. Abraded at the edge, a deep chip divides the back into 1/3 and 2/3. The glyphs are ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207674 (stock #GD-543)
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$675.00
Scarab with the god, Bes

Measurement: 1.71.1 x .5

Material/colour: cream-coloured glazed steatite.

Technique: glazed, drilled for suspension

Condition: some damage to the edges, particularly visible on the bottom. Large chip missing from upper left of Bes image.

Date: New Kingdom, probably Ramesside

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

Identification and Interpretation: Scarab has a tin...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1204771 (stock #GD-542)
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$650.00
Naturalistic Scarab

Measurement: 1.5 x 1 x .4 cm

Material/colour: grey (possibly originally blue) glazed composition

Technique: ceramic; underside pierced horizontally

Condition: front leg broken off on right side of Clypeus, some wear on back

Date: Twenty-sixth Dynasty

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

Identification and Interpretation: Naturalistic scarab with legs in relief tucked...