Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1173020 (stock #GD-513)
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Beautiful Messapian plate dating to 5th century BC, this terracotta pedestal plate in red over buff in geometric designs with small tapered foot. Two ancient holes along lid edge allowed piece to be hung from wall. See attached scan of Mrs. Farwell with plate circled among other finds. Measures 6-3/4"D x 2-7/8"H, minor surface wear, else choice.

Provenance: Ex- Farwell Collection.

Published in the book "The Farwell Collection" published in 1953 by Franklin P...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1169527 (stock #GD-512)
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$8,500.00
AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE ISIS AND HORUS

LATE PERIOD 664-30 B.C.

Seated Isis and Horus, the goddess clad in a tightly-fitted sheath, a striated tripartite wig and vulture headdress crowned with a cobra-modius supporting cow horns framing a solar disk, offering her left breast to her divine son Horus seated on her lap, his head cradled by her left hand, wearing a cap-crown fronted by a uraeus and the side lock of youth, tenons below the integral plinth for insertion...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1165907 (stock #GD-511)
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$1,500.00
Nice ancient Egyptian bronze Cobra with solar disc headdress Dates to circa the Late Period. Nice details, in good condition and displays well. Measures 1.9 inches in height.

Provenance: Gustave Jequier (1868-1946)

Ex. Billy Jamieson (1954-2011)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1165903 (stock #GD-510)
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Here you find a fine terracotta of the child horus wearing the crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. Measure 4 inches and is intact as shown. Very vivid facial expression.

Late Period to Ptolemaic period, 664-30 B.C

Provenance: Gustave Jequier (1868-1946)

Ex. Billy Jamieson (1954-2011)

Authenticated by Gayle Gibson, "Egyptologist", Royal Ontario Museum.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1156825 (stock #GD-509)
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$1,050.00
An excellent Moche V Malky effigy from Peru, ca. 550 – 700 AD. This two-chambered vessel is 8-1/2" high and depicts an ancestor emerging from his tomb, carrying a deer to sustain or reward his progeny. He is adorned with a complex avian headdress, ear ornaments and striped mantle, all symbols of elite status. The whistle hidden in his hollow head has great tone and is a rare feature on Moche ceramics...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1151862 (stock #GD-508)
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Ancient Moche III Manta effigy vessel which dates to approx 200 to 450 AD. This manta ray deity has a human face on the underside. This vessel is burnished on the underside and flat on the top portion of the ray. Intact condition. Measures 9.5” in height. Extremely rare piece! Deaccessioned from the Drexel University Museum - Philadelphia, PA. For a similar piece see the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera in Peru.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1151849 (stock #GD-506)
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Moche II - III Seated figure, circa 200 to 300 AD. Beautiful Stirrup vessel portraying a seated figure. On the side of the head we find a headdress ornament in the form of an Amanita Muscaria mushroom. On the underside of the vessel we find finished crossed legs. On the torso the garment is indicated with incised designs in cream slip. Measure 8” in height . Ex Andrea Sarmiento collection - Miami, FL
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1151843 (stock #GD-505)
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Moche V Prisoner Vessel, circa 550 to 700 AD. This ceramic vase is depicting a prisoner with hands bound at the back and rope around the neck. He is nude with exposed genitals. A good piece for both the collector of Peruvian and Erotic art. This ancient vessel is in intact condition. Measures 11" high. Ex Israel Pachenko collection - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1127817 (stock #GD-504)
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Large stone Gandhara female figure dating to the 2nd-3rd century AD. The stone frieze with the Moon Goddess seated in an alcove wearing a crescent moon shaped crown. Very feminine features and pose as the moon is associated with the divine femine. Measures: 5 x 10 inches. A scarce type and in good condition!

Provenance: Owen collection, USA.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1127641 (stock #GD-503)
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Here you find a lovely ancient head Buddha dating to circa 2nd-3rd century AD. The carved stone schist head has a fine tranquil expression. Has some abrasion and light deposits, otherwise excellent condition! Measures: 1.75 x 2.5 x 4.1 inches.

For similar examples see The Gandhara Style, Madeleine Hallade, Thames & Hudson 1968. Page 79 pl.56/57

Provenance: Owen collection; purchased by the previous owner from a New Jersey collection dated to the 1990's...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1126552 (stock #GD-502)
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$995.00
Stunning Messapian terracotta Kantharos from circa 425 B.C. in perfect condition with some lime particles and traces of mica. Lovely cream colour slip with dark brown/black geometric bands surrounding the body, handle and inside rim. Down turned rays on the outside rim and belly; all in classic Messapic style. Elegant high bellied body with wide rim and flaring foot. The strap handles are intact and flow right into the rim and belly...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1126175 (stock #GD-501)
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$995.00
Ancient Greek, Ionian cup from circa 500 B.C. This ceramic has a light-tan clay foot with black bands above and below. Measures 2-1/2"H x 8"W handlespan. This cup was most likely used for drinking wine. Has some areas of rim repair plus surface losses however else in good condition and nice example.

Provenance: Private Florida collection formed in the 60's.

For Ionian type cup see Sabrina Boldrini 1994, Boardman and Hayes 1966, and Villard and Vallet 1955. Cf...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1120149 (stock #GD-500)
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$3,200.00
Sicilian terracotta pottery lekanis painted with two female heads (Lady of Fashion) Painted in red-figure technique on each side of the lid and enlivened with added white paint, palmettes between the heads, a panel of vertical strokes on the upper part of the bowl. Made in Sicily and dates to circa 330-310 BC. Measures 7"D x 4.5"T and intact.

Provenance: Private Florida collection formed in the 60's.

For reference see: Green, J...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1118934 (stock #GD-499)
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$3,500.00
Here you find an elegant and large Apulian Red-Figure plate decorated with the popular 4th century BC, "Lady of Fashion"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1117982 (stock #GD-498)
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$1,295.00
Here you find an exquisite antiquity from Southerm Italy. Dates to circa the 4th century B.C. The Messapian culture migrated to Southern Italy from Illyria around 1000 BC. They were best known for their trozella shaped pottery, they used black lead-based glazes in geometric and floral designs. This beautiful example has a deep black band with band of floral designs and central band in tondo. It was pierced in antiquity for suspension. Measures 7.5"D x 1"H, intact and in excellent condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1116954 (stock #GD-497)
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$1,450.00
Beautiful ancient Stamnos from Southern Italy. Artifact dates to circa the 5th century BC. The Messapians were well known for their pottery making skills and are widely known for their famous trozella shaped pottery. This lidded stamnos has floral decoration on the lid and band on shoulder and base. Colour and pottery is typical of Messapian art. Measures 5" inches tall.

Provenance: Private Florida collection formed in the 60's, US art auction.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1116325 (stock #GD-496)
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$4,500.00
Here you find a beautiful pottery example from Canosa, Italy of the type you would find in a museum. Large lidded, double-spouted askos from the Native Italic community that existed along side both the Greeks and Etruscans in the period between the 8th to the 4th century B.C. This example would date to approx. the 4th century B.C., during the time the Ancient Greeks were producing their red-figure wares in Athens and Southern Italy. Decorated with traditional floral bands in brown and red pigmen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1116322 (stock #GD-495)
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Here you find a fabulous example of Daunian pottery from Southern Italy. Dates to circa the 4th century BC. This Askos is in the rare form of a duck, with beak acting as spout, decorated in shades of red, black and pink. Just under 8" tall.

Intact with no repairs.

For a similar example see "Askos (flask) in the shape of a bird" at the Fordham Museum of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Art; New York, NY.

Provenance: Private Florida collection formed in the 60's, US art auction.