Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1225280 (stock #GD-551)
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$3,495.00
Here you find an early polychromed pottery anthropomorphic vessel from Peru dating to approx 400 AD. This vase depicting a bulbous-bodied figure carrying a large double log type bundle on his back, bundle decorated with a cream painted star decoration on a black ground. Poncho painted with multi-color vertical strips, dot pattern on face. Scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Right arm restored, body repaired from three large original pieces, tip of spout repaired from two original pieces...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1222074 (stock #GD-550)
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$2,750.00
Ancient polychromed ceramic vase from Peru depicting a seated dignitary with long hairlocks down his back. Wearing a nasal mask, winged headdress and segmented necklace. With rear head spout and strap handle. Has some scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Minor erosion on the handle, otherwise in intact condition. Dates to circa 200 AD and measures 9.2inches high...
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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214263 (stock #GD-548)
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Ancient Egyptian Six (or nine) scarab amulet

Measurement: 2.2 x 1.6 x 1 cm

Material/colour: faience / brown.

Technique: moulded and glazed ceramic.

Condition: worn with minor damage to the scarabs...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1214262 (stock #GD-547)
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$475.00
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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$450.00
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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$395.00
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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$675.00
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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$650.00
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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$495.00
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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$450.00
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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$405.00
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. Small scratches and wear on bottom and around the edges consistent with use in daily life.

Date: Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period

Provenance: Golden Chariot; Collection of Gustav Jecquier, reporte...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202132 (stock #GD-537)
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$425.00
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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$425.00
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.

Date: This pattern originated in the Second Intermediate Period, circa 1782 - 1555 bce, but was popular into New...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1200750 (stock #GD-535)
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$395.00
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.

Date: This pattern originated in the Second Intermediate Period, c...

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. Byron Farwell was a young...