Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #825365 (stock #GD-346)
Galleria Delvecchio
$850.00
Lovely and hard to find dark brown coloured grapes shaped flask. It has a short neck on under a wide flared rim and still has a stopped attached! This glass flask has a pontil base and can stand on its own. Nice surface and intact said for a small hole as seen in the picture. Measures 2 inches in height.

The technique of mold blowing enabled the ancient glassblower to create vessels that could begin to imitate a wider variety of objects...

All Items : Antiques : Pre AD 1000 item #813007 (stock #GD-343)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1250.00
Here you find a vibrantly coloured Gnathian ware prochous. It is decorated in the typical colours of Gnathian pottery; added white yellow and red pigments. We also find a very elegant and high arching handle with two small lions masks in relief acting as struts. Height: 7.25 inches. In excellent condition said for a small repair on the handle.

Vases painted using this technique are called Gnathia Ware...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #811748 (stock #GD-340)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2495.00
Here you find an elegant and sophisticated Greek Apulian Kantharos decorated with the popular 4th century BC, "Lady of Fashion". The female head is illustrated on both sides of the cup. They are both adorned with a radiate stephane, ribbon sakkos, necklace and earrings. Each side is framed by white Ionic columns. This ceramic wine drinking cup has concave handles which scroll down to form leaf on the outer portion. The pedestal foot is in 3 degrees...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #811601 (stock #GD-388)
Galleria Delvecchio
$450.00
Here you find an ancient Apulian Greek black glazed Gnathia-ware bottle or lekythos, with a beveled lip. The body is painted with elaborate tendrils and grape vines and the slender neck with white strips. Painted with the typical Gnathia colours of red, white and yellow. Unfortunately this piece has a partial red surface due to a misfire in the kiln during production...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #811595 (stock #GD-387)
Galleria Delvecchio
$295.00
Elegant little antiquity from Magna Graecia. This Apulian mug dates to approx. ca. 350 B.C. Has a fine black glaze and is in great condition, said for some rubbing on the lip. Perhaps used as a votive or a child's toy. Height 3 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #811591 (stock #GD-386)
Galleria Delvecchio
$295.00
Here you find an extremely fine ancient Apulian salt cellar from ca. 350 B.C. The metallic surface of this vessel makes for an extraordinary example of fine Greek black-glazed pottery. This small gem likely served as a votive and perhaps also for daily use. This antiquity is intact and wonderfully preserved with a nice ribbed pattern around the body. Has a small floral/palm stamped on the inner bowl and an attic style ring pattern painted on the base. Root markings on the surface...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #800183 (stock #GD-384)
Galleria Delvecchio
$995.00
Here you find a very fine Vicus orangeware pottery figural vessel, depicting a bound and kneeling prisoner. This figure has the typical hook nose and large eyes found in much of the vicus pottery. Also has a small rear spout and bridge handle with mineral deposits on much of the surfaces. Dates to circa 100 BC and measures 7.75 inches in height. The Vicus is from a region of Northern Peru and is still shrouded in mystery! Ancient Art from the Vicus culture is very rare...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #768774 (stock #GD-383)
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Here you find a lovely ancient roman bowl or dish in terra sigilata. Dates to circa 1st century AD. The red glazed dish has two incised circles in tondo within a ring of incised hatch marks. Measures 7 inches in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #768771 (stock #GD-382)
Galleria Delvecchio
$795.00
Here you find an Ancient Jama Coaque of an old Shawman. This figure dates to approx 350 BC. Ceramic figurines and vessels in this shape of human form are representative of the Jama Coaque culture. It developed around the San Isidoro sector in the North of the Manabi province in Ecuador. It is well preserved with growth deposits however there are some losses...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #764595 (stock #GD-381)
Galleria Delvecchio
$595.00
We are pleased to offer another lovely mouldmade ancient oil lamp. Brown in colour with a portrait of Jupiter or Jove cloaked in drapery . Dates to circa the 1st century A.D. Measures 6 1/2 inches in length. Intact and in excellent condition!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #759074 (stock #GD-380)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1295.00
Lovely mouldmade lapm made of red clay with red slip. Convex lower part, flat top and depressed disk with the image of a Kantharos and vine. Channel running between the disk and nozzle. There are circles interchanged with squares on the shoulder and a tongue style handle at rear. Only one fill hole present and in great condition. Measures 5.5 inches in length.

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

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,

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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #753281 (stock #GD-371)
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Large slender Campanian Hydria on a high ogee foot with a wave pattern on rim and tongues on neck. The central panel depicts three women on a 'broken ground line' and a suspended phiale (top left). One draped female, holding a lyre in her right hand while seated upon alter. Two additional female attendants present her with offerings. The woman on the left is holding a situla and pyxis and the women on the right is holding a long laurel branch and mirror. The reverse shows a large palmette, typic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #749324 (stock #GD-366)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1250.00
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 : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #747580 (stock #GD-365)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1495.00
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 #747568 (stock #GD-364)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1595.00
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. 78-98. Hatier et Musées Nationaux, Paris, France.

Ursprunglich aus dem Kairiner Handel, Durch Vermittlu...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #747565 (stock #GD-363)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1695.00
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.