Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #445463 (stock #GD-264)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,450.00
Here you find a wonderfully preserved Llama effigy from Peru. Dates from circa 450 to 550 AD. This stirrup vessel has a deeply burnished brown red colour with beautiful patina. The saddlebag and facial features highlighted in white paint. Very vivid features are found on this invaluable animal from the Andes. Measures in at 9 ½ inches wide by 7 ¾ inches high (larger than the average piece).

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #445971 (stock #GD-265)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,500.00
Here you find a lovely terracotta stirrup-spouted vessel depicting a Moche “dwarf”. It has bold facial features, tightly closed lips and nicely shaped lidded eyes. Well marked tattoos found on the cheeks, lip and chin area. The terracotta is done in a rich red-brown paint base with cream colour on the eyes and portion of the base. Dates to approx 400-700 AD and measures 9 ½ inches high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #446187 (stock #GD-266)
Galleria Delvecchio
$3,750.00
Exquisite and large terrracotta doll figure from the Nazca culture of southern Peru, dating between 200- 400 A.D., This ancient ceramic figure has his flesh done in a tan colour, nails, eyes, and hair in black. The lips, and portion of the geometric design on his torso done in red. Two peg holes (one on each side) are also found on the doll. What sets this example aside is the size; measures 10 ½ inches high! It is intact save for some surface ware in the area of the toes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #451451 (stock #GD-269)
Galleria Delvecchio
$7,500.00
We are very pleased to present this fine, terracotta, stirrup-spouted vessel in the form of a Mochica Traveler from Moche IV, circa 400 to 500 A.D. This terracotta man is wearing a large bound turban on his head. His clothing is decorated with crosses, the symbol for the San Pedro cactus. He is holding 'corn popper" and a blanket roll in his right hand and a decorated stirrup vessel in his left. Large tapered spout between shoulders...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #523535 (stock #GD-308)
Galleria Delvecchio
$395.00
Beautiful blue/green Ancient Egyptian faience Isis Lactans statue. She is offering her breast in order to nurse her son Horus, wearing a sharp detailed tripartite wig coloured in black faience. From the Third Intermediate Period circa 1000 B.C.

Measures 1 1/4 inches high.

In very good condition, and a much better piece than the picture captivates.

Provenance: Purchased from an English collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #611287 (stock #GD-334)
Galleria Delvecchio
$795.00
A lovely Inca double-chambered bridge vessel from Peru, ca. 1300 – 1500 AD. It is 8” long, 6-3/4” high and has an adorable bird adorned, perched atop one spout. Painted overall in orange and white, with nice lattice work on the bridge and clear tone on the built-in whistle.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #642019 (stock #GD-343)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,995.00
This is an extremely rare piece of Etruscan pottery. Measuring 9 inches tall with a rich black patina. Tendrils painted in orange around the body, shoulder and spout area. In absolutely perfect condition said for some encrustation on the surface of the vessel and some misfiring at the base. This ancient ceramic dates to approximately 600 B.C. and is from the ancient Etruscan city of Veio.

Provenance: Private German Collection via European Modern Art Gallery...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #680436 (stock #GD-347)
Galleria Delvecchio
$650.00
Here you find a solid pottery examples of a pre-classic standing female, right hand held to stomach, conical headdress. Traces of red pigment decoration. Mounted on a custom stand. Intact. 5-7/8"H.

Provenance: From the collection of F.C. Lardner, 1952. Ex NYC Art Gallery 2005. Ex private Florida Collection 2006.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #702574 (stock #GD-351)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,200.00
Here you find an Etruscan Genucilia Patera from circa 370 to 350 B.C. Small plates of this type are characteristic of local production influenced by Greek mainland styles. The Genucilia Group comprises of a group of plates produced in Etruria (modern day central Italy) in the 4th century B.C. Mainly manufactured by workshops of Ionic potters who settled in Vulci...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #740027 (stock #GD-358)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,295.00
We are please to offer this lovely Moche IV-V redware Portrait head which depicts an important individual wearing a traditional headdress. Great face with stern expression, with good paint remnants. Nice size piece measuring 8 1/2” high.

Provenance: Florida Art Gallery.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #740030 (stock #GD-359)
Galleria Delvecchio
$795.00
Here you find an very large Moche IV-V figural vessel in the form of a drum. It depicts a stylized feline head painted on the side representing the the spirit of the drum. The emanation from the feline's mouth represents it's voice crying out from the spirit world. Very large piece that measures 10 1/4" high.

Provenance: Florida Art Gallery.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #744808
Galleria Delvecchio
$325.00
Extremely large Narino pedestal bowl with nice red-on-black resist design. Has growth deposits on the surface with some pitting. It is a Museum deaccession with number etched on base. This ancient bowl was most likely manufactured by the Capuli whose settlement was situated in the Guaitara River basin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #747565 (stock #GD-363)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,695.00
Here you find a well provenanced Ancient Egyptian Wood Falcon from the Ptolemaic Period, 305-30 BC. Polychromed gesso on wood and intact save for some gesso loss as seen in photo. Eyes and beak are delineated with black pigment and most of the body done in a red and white. Measures 16 cm in length.

Provenance: D.K. Berlin, purchased at Icon Bazar, Cairo in 1974.

Reference: Royal Athena Galleries for 3 similar examples.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #747568 (stock #GD-364)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,595.00
Another lovely piece of well provenanced ancient Egyptian art! This small alabaster sacrificial vase provides a shallow bowl shape with a flat rim and four lugs to use as handles. Circa Early Dynastic Period. Measures 7.7 cm in diameter and is intact!

Provenance: D.K. Berlin, 1970

Reference: Charron, Alain 1990 L’époque Thinite. In l’Egypte des Millenaires Obscurs. p...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #747580 (stock #GD-365)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,495.00
Ancient Egypt alabastron made certainly by a master craftsman. With its perfect teardrop shape, two delicate lug handles, and partially flared rim, this alabastron demonstrates Egyptian mastery of shaping stone! From the Early Dynastic period and in excellent condition save for the damage to the rim. Wonderful colour showing on this piece. Measures 5.8cm in height.

Provenance: D.K. Berlin via German Auction 11.5.1976

Reference: Aston, B. Ancient Egyptian Stone Vessels: Materials ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #749324 (stock #GD-366)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,250.00
Here you find an Ancient Egypt stone alabastron in a teardrop shape, two delicate lug handles still present. However the rim is partially damaged. Dates from the Early Dynastic period and in good condition with mineral deposits both on the inside and outside. Nice colour showing, however not as brilliant as the other examples from this collection. Measures 5.2cm in height.

Provenance: D.K. Berlin via German Auction 11.5.1976

Reference: Aston, B. Ancient Egyptian Stone Vessels: Ma...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #753711 (stock #GD-373)
Galleria Delvecchio
$395.00
Here you find a little gem of antiquity. A miniature ancient Greek oil lamp from circa the 2nd century B.C. Made of gray clay and was most likely a votive. It has a lovely head applique adorning the front (perhaps the image of Silenus or a theater mask).The lug style handles are characteristic of Hellenistic oil lamps. In good condition said for missing handle. Measure 2 inches in length.

See: Collecting Ancient Lamps P.M.S Jones (2002) for a similar example.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #759067 (stock #GD-379)
Galleria Delvecchio
$995.00
Here you find a mouldmade ancient oil lamp. Convex lower part and flat top. In concave disk, a vertical figure of a bird most likely a dove. There is a channel running from the rim to the top of the flat nozzle. On the shoulder we find a vine like pattern. Slight carbon traces and growth deposits still present. Measures 6 inches in length.

Reference: See Musee du Louvre, Lampes en terre cuite grecques Lampes en terre cuite chretiennes and also A. Enabli, Lampes Chretiennes Tunisie,