All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1366375
A fine Islamic bronze figure, Seljuks of Egypt, 11th.-12th. century AD.

The figure is from a private Düsseldorph (German) collection and was bought in Egypt in the 1950s. A fine rendering of a horse for the often very crude type.

Size: 5,3 cm. long and 4,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice and fully intact with a flaw from the casting at one side. Fine green patina. The horse stands perfectly on a base, ready to display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1366374
A rare pottery Jug with handle in red terracotta with the spout moulded as a human face and with eyes and brows drawn in black and cream. The arms on the belly drawn as well, all on a red glazed ground. Costa Rica, pre 15th. century

Size: ca. 12 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, hairline repair to handle, othervise in perfect condition with preserved glaze. A very attractive vessel!

Ex. Professor Dr. Günther Marschall, Hamburg (1913 - 1997)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1366373
A rare pottery Jug in red terracotta with the spout moulded as a human face and with eyes and brows drawn in black and cream. The arms on the belly drawn as well, all on a red glazed ground. Costa Rica, pre 15th. century

Size: ca. 12 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb, nothing to remark, no repairs. A very attractive vessel!

Ex. Professor Dr. Günther Marschall, Hamburg (1913 - 1997)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1366372
Pre-Columbian, Chancay culture, Peru, ca. 1200 to 1450 CE.

A very large, hollow made pottery figure in the classic Chancay style, showing a standing woman with wide eyes, small nose and mouth, and facial decorations that are representative of either scarification or tattooing. She wears a headband and has dark hair. Hands held up in adoration, prayer to God position.

Size: ca. 26 cm. tall and massive...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1366371
Pre-Columbian pottery idol star Gazer figure, Central Coast Peru, Ca. 1000 AD.

A larger standing female terracotta idol in cream clay with paintings in orange and black, hands held up in adoration, prayer to God position.

Size: 21 cm. high.

Condition: Choice, unusually nice for type, intact with much preserved pigment, a few very minor chips.

Ex. Professor Dr. Günther Marschall, Hamburg (1913 - 1997)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1366364 (stock #TCR6512)
The Kura
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A Bizen Sake Flask with silver spout dating from the first half of the 16th century (Momoyama to early Edo periods) in an old wooden box annotated by Katsura Matasaburo (1901-1986), a scholar who specialized in research on the Rokkoyo or Six Ancient Kilns (Echizen, Seto Tokoname, Shigaraki, Tamba and Bizen) and published nearly 50 books and treatises on the subject between 1931 and 1983...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1920 item #1366363
This precisely made New York Beauty quilt was well stored for the last nearly hundred years. It is in the condition in which it was taken off the quilting frame. It is well pieced and quilted. The off blocks are stitched with large wreaths. LeMoyne stars are a good choice for the centers of each block. It measures a generous 90" x 96". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1920's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1366362 (stock #PT(H)-010)
JJ Oriental
$875.00
Authentic Han stove with green glaze and original wok. Han stoves usually have items of food and cooking items on top of the stove. Size: 22cm X 16cm X 16cm Condition; Some age cracks and some loss of the glaze from long burial.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1920 item #1366359
Antique Korean pair of bedside chests on stands, with natural burl front panels. Both chests have book-matched front doors, meaning each door mirrors the other, creating symmetry. Original finish wood.

Chosun period

Dimensions: 29.25" L x 14" D x 24.75" H (on stands)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1366358 (stock #MPDH)
This superb ceramic vessel is a Moche Phase111 (roughly 400 - 600 A.D.) depicting a death's head. The lifeless, sunken eyes, extruded teeth with receded gums, and hairless head depict a deceased offering or prisoner, or perhaps a mummified body exposed from the wrappings. Whichever the interpretation, this is an excellent artifact from the Moche of Northwestern Peru showing how obsessed they were with death and human sacrifice...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366355
A large and impressive Pre-Columbian Moche Pottery Standing Female Northern Peru, Ca 300 to 500 CE.

Hollow-molded pottery figure of a female. She stands with hands to her chest, large collar adorning her neck, remains of original red pigment. She has holes in her ears made for earrings of metal.

Size: 23 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, very minor chip to one ear as seen in the pictures, othervise completely intact.

Ex. Professor Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366354
Pre-Columbian, Vera Cruz, Mexico, ca. 550 - 950 BC.

A lovely head from a Sonriente (smiling figure) in buff clay of a large triangular form with a grand headdress adorned with a stylized geometric step-pattern motif and round ear ornaments.
The happy visage boasts wonderful features including almond-shaped eyes, arched brows, smooth high cheekbones, and most characteristically, a toothy smile.

Very Rare Terracotta Bust.

Size: 16 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1366352
Cherub Antiques Gallery
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Set-of-six ribbed-pattern glass tumblers. Each is overlaid with scrolling Art Nouveau silver. Quite elegant. American, circa 1900. 4" H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366351
A good size important Pre-columbian vessel of Monkey form, Peru, Vicús Culture, comporary with early Moche 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Vicus culture was an important early culture in Peru about 2,000 years ago, with an archeological site in northern Peru discovered in 1961. They were known for there work in ceramics as they used the native clay and local dyes to produce realistic representation of animals who were revered for their religious significance...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1366349
A very rare and large Jaguar Shaman effigy pottery vessel. Guanacaste-Nicoya culture

Tripod polychrome vase on conical supports with modeled Jaguar-head. Guanacaste, 1000 - 1500 A.D.

The vessel comes with a TL-analysis from the Ralf Kotalla Lab, price around $300 for the report alone (see pictures).

Size: 26,5 cm. tall and massive!

Condition: Superb, intact with finely preserved pigments.

Ex. Professor Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1366348 (stock #MTRB)
Culture: Maya Origin: Guatemala / Ca. 400-700A.D. Description: A globular Maya redware bowl measuring 51/2” in diameter” by 2 1/2 “ in height.It was created in the very small Tiquisate area of Guatemala and is somewhat of a rarity since this particular ceramic ware was not made anywhere else and rarely traded...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1366347
A fine condition vessel in red glazed red terracotta with a strap handle, a figural head and body of a duck and negative black decor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366346
Senatus Consulto
$1,350.00
A large and important Pre-columbian vessel with Cat form, Peru, Vicús Culture, comporary with early Moche 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vessel comes with a TL report from Kotalla Lab, (cost about $300).

Vicus culture was an important early culture in Peru about 2,000 years ago, with an archeological site in northern Peru discovered in 1961. They were known for there work in ceramics as they used the native clay and local dyes to produce realistic representation of animals who we...