Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
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 : 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. 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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1199559 (stock #GD-534)
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$1,995.00
Ancient Greek terracotta figure from southern Italy. Found in a Daunian tomb, dating to the mid 4th century BC. Sweet little ancient terracotta votive in the form of Eros riding a dolphin; Eros with wind-swept wings flowing behind him as he clutches onto the back of the dolphin. Part of a 209 piece collection of ancient pottery featured in the book, "The Farwell Collection" published in 1953 by Franklin P. Johnson, University of Chicago art historian and archaeologist...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1199555 (stock #GD-533)
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$995.00
Here you find a fine example of ancient Daunian pottery. South Italic origin, dated to circa 350 BC and found by Captain Byron Farwell during the end of WWII in southeastern Italy. Shallow terracotta bowl decorated with geometric and scalloped designs in brown pigment over deep buff base; reverse left reserved. Has two ancient holes in rim that allowed for hanging piece on wall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1192420 (stock #GD-529)
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$2,500.00
A lovely ancient Greek globular pyxis with dark bands surrounding the body and lid. A dot motif, in which could possibly represent a floral decoration surrounds the body. Misfiring has caused a portion of the vase to turn reddish orange. Intact with good mineral deposits and root markings inside. Circa 550-525 B.C. Measures 3.5 inches high.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1977

For a similar item see: Fitzwilliam Museum, Object Number: GR.13.1952

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1191201 (stock #GD-527)
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Ancient Greek pottery; Euboean cup with circular design and horizontal lines, typical of the Late Geometric design. This drinking cup dates to the 8th century B.C. Few chips as seen in photo otherwise intact. Measure 9.5 inches from handle to handle.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1977

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1190338 (stock #GD-526)
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$1,250.00
Ancient Greek lekanis dating to circa the 4th century BC. Intact with some some tiny chips as seen in the photo. Uneven black glaze due to misfiring. Measures 10 inches from handle to handle.

Provenance : "Ancient and Medieval Art ", which was closed in the 1990’s

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1189068 (stock #GD-525)
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Greek votive statue in terracotta of a woman seated. Himation around her head, both hands on her knees and feet resting on a footrest. Traces of white slip remaining. Measures 4.9 inches in height and in excellent condition! Attic culture, circa 525–500 B.C.

Provenance : "Ancient and Medieval Art ", which was closed in the 1990’s

For a similar item see; The Metropolitan Museum of Art; "Terracotta statuette of a seated woman" Accession Number:59.48.3

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1188365 (stock #GD-524)
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A very elegant ancient kantharos of Boeotian origin which dates to circa 450 BC. This clay Greek kantharos sits on low ring foot, its underside reserved. This pottery has a steep wall construction, offset to the foot. Both handles drawn up above the rim and stretch wide. Measures 6.5 inches in diameter, has a nice matt black glaze finish however, one side slightly worn (as seen in photo) otherwise, in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1187824 (stock #GD-522)
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$3,495.00
Here you find a lovely ancient Attic red-figure pottery askos of the Kerch group of vases. Dates to approx 340-330 BC. Has a swan on one side of the body and a griffin on the other, both of which are symbolic in Greek mythology. High arching handles with a wide spout. Some surface rubbing on glaze and hairline underneath and on the bridge of the handle. Measures 12.3 cm in length.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1978

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1186595 (stock #GD-519)
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Lovely ancient impasto ware Etruscan Kantharoid vase with twin handles and fluted body. Three clustered bronze appliqués are impressed on both sides of the body just above the protruding rotellae. Bronze appliqués are also present on top of the knobbed portion of the handles...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1186186 (stock #GD-518)
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Daunian bi-chrome pottery kantharos with twin handles and geometric stripes and wavy lines around body with footed base. Delicate form and dates to 4th century BC; Southern Italy. Measures 4-1/8” in height, minor rim chip, as shown.

This collection of over 200 artifacts was uncovered by Captain Farwell near the end of WWII. Several of the pieces were displayed in museums in Italy, as well as Detroit and most have been published in a book written by Captain Farwell.

Provenance: Ex-B...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1175887 (stock #GD-517)
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Here you find a lovely Greek South Italic Olpe which dates to circa the 5th - 4th century BC. Item was excavated from a necropolis near Ordona, Italy by Byron Farwell in 1944-1945. Great example of an intact ancient cup; terracotta vessel painted with orange-red banding at center and around inner and outer rim. Dimensions 4-1/2"H x 3 1/2"W, intact save for a few minor surface scuffs and paint loss, as shown.

Provenance: Excavated from a necropolis near Ordona, Italy by Byron Farwell in 1944...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1173179 (stock #GD-514)
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Large Daunian Funnel Krater which was excavated from a necropolis near Ordona, Italy by Byron Farwell in 1944-1945. This artifact has deep thick brownish bands on the body and rim with intermittent thin vertical bands. Very characteristic of Daunian ware of the 5th century which maintains its Bronze age roots. As per the literature this artifact was from Grave XV. Dates to circa the 5th-4th century BC. Measures 11inches wide and is intact said for a repair to the rim.

Published in the b...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1173020 (stock #GD-513)
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Beautiful Messapian plate dating to 5th century BC, this terracotta pedestal plate in red over buff in geometric designs with small tapered foot. Two ancient holes along lid edge allowed piece to be hung from wall. See attached scan of Mrs. Farwell with plate circled among other finds. Measures 6-3/4"D x 2-7/8"H, minor surface wear, else choice.

Provenance: Ex- Farwell Collection.

Published in the book "The Farwell Collection" published in 1953 by Franklin P. Johnson, University ...