Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #914064 (stock #GD-423)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,995.00
A nice "dummy" or "false" limestone canopic jar! Shows nice workmanship even though the tradition of using Canopic jars for the organs started to cease by this period as the organs were being wrapped and placed back into the body. Sometimes these "dummy" Canopic jars were placed in a Canopic box and other times they were placed within holes in the floor. This example is intact said for missing section to one side as seen in the photo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #912972 (stock #GD-421)
Galleria Delvecchio
SOLD 01/27/2014
EGYPTIAN SARCOPHAGUS SECTION WITH ANUBIS

THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXI, CIRCA 990-940 B.C.

Here you find a nice section of an ancient egyptian sarcophagus. Has a nice band of heiroglyphs in the middle. Two seated jackal's representing the Anubis the god of the Underworld. In very good condition and displays well. Wood section measures 12" inches wide by 7.5" inches in height. Piece shown on the History Channel.

Provenance: Gustave Jequier (1868-1946)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #912289 (stock #GD-420)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,790.00
Here you find a dark green glazed ushabti of Padihor with a lappet-wig, a nicely modelled face with a beard and parallel hands in relief. The front is inscribed with incised hieroglyphs and the back, a blank pillar. Was broken above the foot and reattached. Tiny piece of faience missing on the top of the head. Measure 5 3/4 inches in height. Circa 30th Dynasty.

Provenance: Gustave Jequier (1868-1946)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #908689 (stock #GD-414)
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Syro-Palestinian bronze goddess wrapped in a snake. Standing with her arms around her waist and one holding on to the snake. Figure standing straight with breasts showing and wearing a conical crown. Has a nice patina and 100% intact. Measures 3.5 inches in height.

Provenance: Gustave Jequier (1868-1946)

Late 2nd Millennium BC

For similar figures see the "Syro-Palestinian" Group, Negbi, Canaanite Gods in Metal.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #908259 (stock #GD-412)
Galleria Delvecchio
$295.00
Nice little ancient Greek pottery miniature trefoil oinochoe from the Greek colony of Apulia in Southern Italy. This style of pottery is known as Xenon and is characterized by the orange and reddish pigment on a blackware base. This piece measure 3 inches in height, 2 shards on lip reattached, nice mineral deposits. Dates to circa 375-350 B.C.

Provenance: Private German collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #907345 (stock #GD-410)
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN SEATED BRONZE OSIRIS FIGURE

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

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #907271 (stock #GD-409)
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AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE FUNERARY STELE

ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.

Sculpted in sunk relief with the deceased reclining on a funeral bed within an aedicula with a triangle pediment, the figure wearing a tunic and mantle, his face turned frontal, holding a two-handled cup in his right hand and a bolt of cloth in his left...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #907092 (stock #GD-407)
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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SISTRUM

LATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXVI-XXX, 664-343 B.C.

The arch with four perforations on each side for attachment of the cross bars, surmounted by a recumbent Bastet in the form of a feline, her litter of two kittens before her, flanking a falcon, the handle with back to back busts of Hathor, the patron of music, wearing her characteristic wig, two uraei on either side of her head, a rectangular cobra modius above her hear where the arch joins the handle...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #907052 (stock #GD-406)
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN DIORITE JAR

EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, DYNASTY II-III 2770-2575 BC.

Here you find a squat conical jar with a slightly flattened base, the disk rim undercut on the exterior, with two false lug handles on the shoulders. Had a fracture however professionally repaired and only visible to the naked eye from the inside. Measures 6 1/8 inches wide (15.6cm).

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #906851 (stock #GD-405)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,950.00
Here you find a very large faience double-sided Eye of Horus. Pierced for suspension. The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection and power and it represents the right eye of the Egyptian falcon god, Horus. As the "udjat" it also represented the sun and was therefore associated with the Sun god Ra. The mirror image or left eye represented the moon and the god Tehuti or Thoth. Dates to circa the Late Period and measures 3.6 inches in width...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #906813 (stock #GD-402)
Galleria Delvecchio
$425.00
This appears to be an egyptian bronze crown fragment with one large uraeus cobra and one cow horn remaining. There seem to be 10 smaller uraei surrounding the main mount. Measures 4.25 inches in height and dates to the Late Period. May be from a large figure or actual crown.

Provenance: Collected by Gustave Jéquier (1868-1946)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #906799 (stock #GD-401)
Galleria Delvecchio
$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)
Galleria Delvecchio
$595.00
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)
Galleria Delvecchio
$595.00
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN COPTIC TERRACOTTA OF WOMAN-Gustave Jequier

Nice terracotta figure of a stylized women that is of Coptic origin...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #905731 (stock #GD-396)
Galleria Delvecchio
$595.00
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. He was worshipped in many different forms throughout the Greek and Roman periods.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #903228 (stock #GD-393)
Galleria Delvecchio
$795.00
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. The Coptic period therefore starts at the 1st millennium of the Christian e...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #902867 (stock #GD-392)
Galleria Delvecchio
$350.00
ANCIENT EGYPTIAN DOUBLE-FEATHER CROWN

LATE PERIOD TO PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, 664-30 BC

Small bronze of a double feathers crown from ancient egypt. In good condition and intact. Measures 2.5 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. Jéquier was born in 1868 in Neuchatel. He first studied in Paris...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #902863 (stock #GD-391)
Galleria Delvecchio
$795.00
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. Jéqu...