Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
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...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1110945 (stock #GD-491)
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$295.00
Ancient Egyptian clay mould for making faience eye of Horus. Measuring 1.5 inches in diameter. Uzat Mold, circa 18th Dynasty.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946).

Ex. Billy Jamieson (1954-2011)

Authentication: Gayle Gibson, Egyptologist: Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #906799 (stock #GD-401)
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$250.00
Here you find a fragment of a terracotta handle in the form of Isis and Horus child. Isis is wearing the sun disk enclosed by a pair of cow's horns. The most common divine headdresses are cow horns and solar disks for the leading goddesses of the pantheon, such as Hathor and Isis, emphasizing their maternal role. Nice artifact which measures 3 inches and dates to the Late Period.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #906773 (stock #GD-400)
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EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF HARPOKRATES

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C

Here you find a lovely terracotta figure of the god Harpocrates, wearing the crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. This figure also has his left hand in a pot, like the cornucopia a symbol of abundance. These terracotta clay figures were often placed in temples as votive offerings...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #906768 (stock #GD-399)
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN COPTIC TERRACOTTA OF WOMAN-Gustave Jequier

Nice terracotta figure of a stylized women that is of Coptic origin. As with most Coptic are we find influence from many cultures. This artifact measures 5.95 inches is well preserved with reddish wash.

Originally the term "Copt" referred to the native people who lived in Egypt (opposed to the Arabs or Greeks) who invaded Egypt. The term later became a religious one referring to Christian Egyptians...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #905731 (stock #GD-396)
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TWO ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA HEADS

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.

Two small terracotta heads of Harpokrates, one wearing an Atef crown and the other wearing the "youthful" customary sidelock. Both holding forefingers to their mouths and one holding the club of Herakles.

Harpokrates was the son of Osiris and Isis and was born in the papyrus marshes of Chemmis in the northern Delta...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #903228 (stock #GD-393)
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COPTIC TERRACOTTA OF A WOMAN

CIRCA 5TH CENTURY AD

This terracotta is of a stylized women and as with Coptic art we find influence from many cultures. This artifact measures 6 inches and is damaged as shown.

Originally the term "Copt" referred to the native people who lived in Egypt (opposed to the Arabs or Greeks) who invaded Egypt. The term later became a religious one referring to Christian Egyptians...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #902863 (stock #GD-391)
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF HARPOCRATES.

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C

Nice terracotta terracotta of Harpocrates with much white slip still remaining. Fragmented as shown with nice details and priced right! Measure 6.5 inches in height.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

Galleria Delvecchio .… “is pleased to present a collection of Egyptian antiquities assembled by the celebrated Swiss Egyptologist Gustave Jéquier...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #900684 (stock #GD-388)
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$1,995.00
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF ISIS.

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C

Here you find a lovely terracotta of Isis, greyish terracotta and in great condition. Isis is wearing a Double Feathers Crown or The Two Feathers, with sun disk. This type of crown was representing a pair of ostrich or falcon feathers. This is another wonderful piece from the Gustave collection which we are proud to be offering! Measure 7.25 inches in height...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #900677 (stock #GD-387)
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF HARPOCRATES.

CIRCA PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 305 BC–30 BC

Here you find a lovely terracotta of Baubo, legs akimbo. White slip still remaining however the feet and a portion of the lower left left leg is missing. Very detailed and great provenance! Measure 4 inches in height...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #899177 (stock #GD-386)
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$1,195.00
HARPOCRATES THE CHILD GOD

GREEK-ROMAN PERIOD, 332 BC TO 395 AD.

Here you find a lovely terracotta figure of the child god Harpocrates. The figure which emphasizes his genitals may have served as protection from the evil eye, perhaps specifically for children. Child is adorned with headband and a wreath tied with a ribbon and surmounted by two large lotus buds. This figure is also has his left arm around a pot, like the cornucopia a symbol of abundance...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #896668 (stock #GD-384)
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$695.00
COPTIC TERRACOTTA OF A WOMAN

CIRCA 5TH CENTURY AD

This ancient terracotta is of a stylized women. As with Coptic art we find influence from many cultures...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #894049 (stock #GD-381)
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$495.00
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA HEADS

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.

Two small terracotta heads, one wearing an Atef crown and the other wearing a Pschent (crown of Upper and Lower Egypt). Smaller one is intact and measures 2.25" inches. The large repaired from a few fragments and measures 3.5" inches .

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #884319 (stock #GD-372)
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TERRACOTTA BABOON BUST OF THE GOD THOTH

LATE PERIOD, 664 – 343 BC.

Here you find a ancient terracotta bust of the baboon of Thoth, represents the deity with crisp facial features. Also wearing the solar disc with Uraeus symbol. Thoth represented as a baboon would be the first to greet the rising sun in the early morning. He was the god of learning and wisdom and was represented as baboon and also as an ibis. Thoth was the god who invented writing and script and writing, as such was t...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #883192 (stock #GD-363)
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$2,950.00
An EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA FIGURE

ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

We are pleased to offer this terracotta depicting a Harpokrates riding a horse, the god wearing a short tunic and a pschent-crown, his right index finger raised to his lip. Measures 6.5 inches long.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

Exhibited at Christies Auction House, USA, 2007

Ex. Canadian Collection, 2009

Authentication: Gayle Gibson of the Royal Ontario Museum in Toront...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #883187 (stock #GD-362)
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Here you find an Egyptian terracotta depicting Harpokrates seated on a cloth draped over the black of an elephant, the god depicted nude, wearing a crown, his right index finger raised to his lips, holding a jar in his left hand, the elephant supporting a disk, perhaps a tambourine, on his trunk. Dates to approx 2nd cent. AD. Measures 8 inches in height.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

Exhibited at Christies Auction House, USA, 2007

Ex. Canadian Collection,...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #883179 (stock #GD-361)
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$6,950.00
AN EGYPTIAN BLUE JAR

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 B.C.

Ovoid in form, on a flat base, with an off-set disk rim and twin horizontal lugs on the shoulders. 4 ¼ inches (10.7) cm high. Piece shown on the History Channel.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

Ex. Billy Jamieson (1954-2011)

Authentication: Gayle Gibson of the Royal Ontarion Museum, Toronto.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #883172 (stock #GD-360)
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THREE EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS

NEW KINGDOM TO LATE PERIOD, 1550-343 B.C.

Including a New Kingdom jar, ovoid in form with a pointed base and a collar at the mouth; a Late Period alabastron, of tapering cylindrical form, on a flat base, the now-missing neck made separately; and a New Kingdom jar, ovoid in form, on a pad base, with slightly flaring rim and twin inverted U-shaped handles Tallest: 4 ¼ inches (10.7 cm) high.

Picture attached of items when it was part of the Bill Jam...