Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214262 (stock #GD-547)
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$475
Scarab with name of the Apis Bull

Measurement: 1.1 x.9 x.4 cm

Material/colour: creamy white steatite, no traces of glazing.

Technique: stone carving; pierced lengthwise; double line between wing-covers.

Condition: slight wear on back...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214257 (stock #GD-546)
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$450
Ancient Egyptian Cowroid bead with ‘ankh' symbol

Measurement: 1.6 x 1.1 x .4 cm

Material/colour: grey-cream steatite with traces of blue glaze.

Technique: stone carving, incised with interior detail; pierced lengthwise. The inscription is encircled by a single line.

Condition: chips at both ends where cowroid was pierced, also chipped on inscribed surface.

Date: Eighteenth to Twenty-fifth Dynasty c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207681 (stock #GD-545)
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Scarab with Hathor-headed sistrum

Measurement: 1.4 x 1 x .5 cm

Material/colour: glazed steatite, remains of blue glaze visible on back

Technique: precise and elegant stone carving; glazed; pierced lengthwise.

Condition: Only a small patch of original glaze remains; details of the carving are clear and undamaged.

Date: Middle Kingdom

Provenance: Golden Chariot; original collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

Identification an...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207677 (stock #GD-544)
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$395
Scaraboid inscribed with glyphs

Measurement: 1.6 x 1.1 x 1.55 cm

Material/colour: black ceramic

Technique: The back, head and clypeus have minimal detail. The longitudinal piercing has worn through into the back on top and bottom suggested extended contact with an abrasive stringing material.

Condition: The unorthodox shape of the scaraboid may have resulted from faulty firing. Abraded at the edge, a deep chip divides the back into 1/3 and 2/3...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1207674 (stock #GD-543)
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$675
Scarab with the god, Bes

Measurement: 1.71.1 x .5

Material/colour: cream-coloured glazed steatite.

Technique: glazed, drilled for suspension

Condition: some damage to the edges, particularly visible on the bottom...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1204771 (stock #GD-542)
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$650
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 : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1204769 (stock #GD-541)
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Scarab with divine name

Measurement: 2.3 x 1.8 x .85 cm

Material: light brown stone

Technique: carved, pierced lengthwise.

Condition: areas of wear on both top and bottom, with much of Clypeus worn away. There are losses to the lightly etched borderline surrounding the inscription, apparently from wear...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1204757 (stock #GD-540)
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$495
Green-glazed cowroid bead with spiral design

Measurement: 1.4 x .8 x .45 cm

Material/colour: steatite with blue-green glaze

Technique: stone carving; ceramic glaze; pierced longitudinally

Condition: glaze slightly discoloured in places, crackled, with chip from bottom edge.

Date: Middle Kingdom – Second Intermediate Period, possibly Third Intermediate Period...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202471 (stock #GD-539)
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$450
Small lentoid bead with baboon

Measurement: 1.1 x .8 x 2.5 cm

Material/colour: cream-coloured glazed steatite.

Technique: carved stone; pierced longitudinally.

Condition: crackling of glaze on top; small chip from edge near paddle.

Date: Twenty-sixth Dynasty

Provenance: Golden Chariot; Collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

Identification and Interpretation: Image of ape rowing celestial barque with Re above...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1202133 (stock #GD-538)
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$405
Blue-glazed Cowroid with Cobra goddess Wadjet

Measurement: 1.4 x 1.1 x.4 cm

Material/colour: glazed steatite with traces of blue glaze at ends.

Technique: carved stone pierced lengthwise; glazed.

Condition: chip from halfway down one long side...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202132 (stock #GD-537)
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$425
Cowroid with Khepri

Measurement: 1.4 x 1 x .5 cm

Material/colour: creamy white steatite

Technique: stone carving; no trace of glaze; pierced lengthwise

Condition: either carving of the glyphs or drilling of the hole for suspension lead to holes opening up in bottom of glyphs.

Date: Second Intermediate Period

Provenance: Golden Chariot; Collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

Identification and Interpretation: Cowroids always h...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1200752 (stock #GD-536)
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$425
Rounded Lentoid bead with crossed flower and scroll pattern

Measurement: 1.1 x 1.1 x .5 cm

Material/colour: Glazed steatite. Beige bead with turquoise blue pigment remaining in pattern on reverse.

Technique: stone carving with glaze; pierced for suspension

Condition: Back is worn and chipped, but still shows signs of the original bright blue glaze...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1200750 (stock #GD-535)
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$395
Circular bead with carved flower and scroll pattern

Measurement: 1.1 cm x 1.15 x .5 cm

Material/colour: stone (steatite?) now cream, but blackened back suggests an original glaze, perhaps dark green.

Technique: stone carving with ceramic glaze; pierced for suspension.

Condition: Back is worn and slightly gritty; carved surface is well preserved; line encircling pattern somewhat worn and eccentric...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1199559 (stock #GD-534)
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$1,995
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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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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1197172 (stock #GD-532)
Galleria Delvecchio
$395
Green faience lentoid bead

Measurement: 1.5 cm x1 x .3

Material/colour: green glazed composition, faience. Technique: ceramic, moulded. Pierced through long axis for stringing.

Condition: glaze worn on back and almost completely absent from design, some chipping on boarders.

Date: Late Middle Kingdom – Second Intermediate Period. The ‘S’ curves are typical of the earlier period, but the central rosette design with opposed water lily shapes at the long ends are...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1195478 (stock #GD-531)
Galleria Delvecchio
$395
Seal stamp with coiled cord design

Measurement: 1.3 diameter x .8 cm

Material/colour: white steatite, no evidence of glaze

Technique: stone carving, drilled for suspension; no decoration on obverse.

Condition: a crack has developed but does not threaten the integrity of the piece. Two small chips from handle, one from base.

Date: First Intermediate Period

Provenance: Golden Chariot; original collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1194667 (stock #GD-530)
Galleria Delvecchio
$395
Ancient Egyptian Bead - Blue Glazed Measurement: .9 cm in diameter

Material: glazed steatite

Technique: drilled, carved, glazed; pierced for suspension

Condition: glaze has worn off, leaving only traces of blue pigment between the petals.

Date: New Kingdom

Provenance: Golden Chariot; original collection of Gustav Jecquier, reportedly from Sakkara.

Identification and Interpretation: Circular flower-shaped bead with spiral pattern on the back. The bead i...