Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
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...
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)
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$395.00
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...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1195478 (stock #GD-531)
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$395.00
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...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1194667 (stock #GD-530)
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$395.00
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...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1192420 (stock #GD-529)
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$2,500.00
A lovely ancient Greek globular pyxis with dark bands surrounding the body and lid. A dot motif, in which could possibly represent a floral decoration surrounds the body. Misfiring has caused a portion of the vase to turn reddish orange. Intact with good mineral deposits and root markings inside. Circa 550-525 B.C. Measures 3.5 inches high.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1977

For a similar item see: Fitzwilliam Museum, Object Number: GR.13.1952

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1191543 (stock #GD-528)
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Ancient Roman terracotta lamp with cuttlefish of Loeschcke type IV, 1st - 2nd century A.D. Mouldmade with brown slip. Deep concave disk within circular moulding with cuttlefish positioned transversely. A small fill hole below, rounded handle and nozzle with two volutes. Raised disk base with planta pedis. Measures 4.5 inches in length. Surface slightly worn but intact.

Reference: Vgl. D.M. Bailey, A Catalogue of the lamps in the British Museum III (1988) S. 284 Q 2295, pl. 57, Q 2295.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1191201 (stock #GD-527)
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Ancient Greek pottery; Euboean cup with circular design and horizontal lines, typical of the Late Geometric design. This drinking cup dates to the 8th century B.C. Few chips as seen in photo otherwise intact. Measure 9.5 inches from handle to handle.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1977

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1190338 (stock #GD-526)
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$1,250.00
Ancient Greek lekanis dating to circa the 4th century BC. Intact with some some tiny chips as seen in the photo. Uneven black glaze due to misfiring. Measures 10 inches from handle to handle.

Provenance : "Ancient and Medieval Art ", which was closed in the 1990’s

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1189068 (stock #GD-525)
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Greek votive statue in terracotta of a woman seated. Himation around her head, both hands on her knees and feet resting on a footrest. Traces of white slip remaining. Measures 4.9 inches in height and in excellent condition! Attic culture, circa 525–500 B.C.

Provenance : "Ancient and Medieval Art ", which was closed in the 1990’s

For a similar item see; The Metropolitan Museum of Art; "Terracotta statuette of a seated woman" Accession Number:59.48.3

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1188365 (stock #GD-524)
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A very elegant ancient kantharos of Boeotian origin which dates to circa 450 BC. This clay Greek kantharos sits on low ring foot, its underside reserved. This pottery has a steep wall construction, offset to the foot. Both handles drawn up above the rim and stretch wide. Measures 6.5 inches in diameter, has a nice matt black glaze finish however, one side slightly worn (as seen in photo) otherwise, in excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1188023 (stock #GD-523)
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Beautiful Messapian Kantharos from circa 425 B.C. in perfect condition with some lime particles and traces of mica. Lovely cream colour slip with dark reddish brown geometric bands surrounding the body, handle and inside rim. Down turned rays on the outside rim and belly; all in classic Daunian style. Elegant high bellied body with wide rim and flaring foot. The strap handles are intact and flow right into the rim and belly. Measures 3.6 inches in height by 5.25 inches in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1187824 (stock #GD-522)
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$3,495.00
Here you find a lovely ancient Attic red-figure pottery askos of the Kerch group of vases. Dates to approx 340-330 BC. Has a swan on one side of the body and a griffin on the other, both of which are symbolic in Greek mythology. High arching handles with a wide spout. Some surface rubbing on glaze and hairline underneath and on the bridge of the handle. Measures 12.3 cm in length.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1978

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1187694 (stock #GD-521)
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A nice Etruscan bucchero Kyathos, late 7th century BC, the bowl narrowing to a flat base has a fine incised pattern around the shoulder. The handle is angled and loops to the rim. Handle reattached and section of the body touched up. Measure 7.5 cm Nice deposits.

Ex: Private Austrian collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1186930 (stock #GD-520)
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Here you find an extremely rare wood amulet in the form of a Naos. Top cornice has a row of uraei cobras above the portal and the three other sides show the god Khonsu; the ancient Egyptian moon-god, here depicted as a falcon wearing the moon-disk on his head.

Most published amulets of this rare type are made of faience and not wood, as this type. This amulet dates to the 3rd Intermediate Period, 21th-22th Dynasty , circa 1085-713 B.C. and measures 1 inch in height...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1186595 (stock #GD-519)
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$1,495.00
Lovely ancient impasto ware Etruscan Kantharoid vase with twin handles and fluted body. Three clustered bronze appliqués are impressed on both sides of the body just above the protruding rotellae. Bronze appliqués are also present on top of the knobbed portion of the handles. A roulette meander surrounds the vessel with incised detailed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1186186 (stock #GD-518)
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$1,550.00
Daunian bi-chrome pottery kantharos with twin handles and geometric stripes and wavy lines around body with footed base. Delicate form and dates to 4th century BC; Southern Italy. Measures 4-1/8” in height, minor rim chip, as shown.

This collection of over 200 artifacts was uncovered by Captain Farwell near the end of WWII. Several of the pieces were displayed in museums in Italy, as well as Detroit and most have been published in a book written by Captain Farwell.

Provenance: Ex-B...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1175887 (stock #GD-517)
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Here you find a lovely Greek South Italic Olpe which dates to circa the 5th - 4th century BC. Item was excavated from a necropolis near Ordona, Italy by Byron Farwell in 1944-1945. Great example of an intact ancient cup; terracotta vessel painted with orange-red banding at center and around inner and outer rim. Dimensions 4-1/2"H x 3 1/2"W, intact save for a few minor surface scuffs and paint loss, as shown.

Provenance: Excavated from a necropolis near Ordona, Italy by Byron Farwell in 1944...