All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Prehistorical item #1455861 (stock #0012)
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$549.00
664 - 332 BC

A scarab beetle amulet made of brilliant blue lapis lazuli, complete with stylized legs, face, and winged shell. A small drilled hole runs through the length of the beetle in order to display it on a necklace or other string...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455856
JFF Ancient Art
€2,800.00
Ancient Egyptian Shabti for Amenhatpamecha, Cache II, Deir el-Bahari

This is a rare and interesting ancient Egyptian shabti for Amenhatpamecha with a nice face.
This shabti was found in the Bab el Gasus tomb at Deir el-Bahri, also called Cache II,
Second Deir el Bahari Cache or Gate of the Priests.

For an Amenhatpamecha shabti with a similar inscription see: Newberry, Catalogue général
des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire, Funerary Statuettes and Model Sa...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455827 (stock #261121.2)
Description:

The illuminated one, the Osiris, Lady of the House "Iniuhy"

A superb shabti, made in the style that is usual for the period, but much better than the average example.

It was made of Egyptian white faience with details in black and various shades of red-brown.

The face is beautifully and naturistically modelled.

The figure is shown mummiform with only his hands and head protruding, both coloured.

The figure holds the usual agri...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455806 (stock #0011)
YourCollection
$299.00
664 - 525 BC

The scarab was also a common motif on mummy masks and coffins, representing rebirth. Along with the 4 sons of Horus, it too would have been playced on the beaded netting , usually placed over the heart.

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983.

Condition: look at pictures.

If you are interested, feel free to send me a offer artefacts357@gmx.de

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455769 (stock #0005)
YourCollection
$199.00
664 - 525 BC The scarab was also a common motif on mummy masks and coffins, representing rebirth. Along with the 4 sons of Horus, it too would have been playced on the beaded netting , usually placed over the heart.

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983.

Condition: look at pictures.

If you are interested, feel free to send me a offer artefacts357@gmx.de

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455752 (stock #261121)
Unlike the typical amulet form, this small statuette was presented as a votive offering.

The light blue faience figure depicts the goddess Isis nursing her son, Horus.

She is seated on her throne resting her feet on an integral plinth, wearing a tripartite wig fronted by a uraeus, crowned by the throne hieroglyph.

Her son Horus is depicted nude while seated on her lap.

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455714 (stock #0010)
YourCollection
$220.00
664 - 525 BC

A scarab beetle amulet made of brilliant blue lapis lazuli, complete with stylized legs, face, and winged shell. A small drilled hole runs through the length of the beetle in order to display it on a necklace or other string...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455706
JFF Ancient Art
€1,200.00
Ancient Egyptian Open-Worked Scarab for Amenemhat III

This is a really fantastic open-worked ancient Egyptian steatite scarab for Amenemhat III, the sixth king of the Twelfth Dynasty of the Middle Kingdom. The scarab is inscribed with the prenomen of the pharaoh Amenemhat III, Nimaatre.

Comparable one:
- H.R. Hall, Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, etc., in the British Museum, Vol. 1; no. 144, 145, 148 and 149
- W. M...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Prehistorical item #1455683 (stock #0004)
YourCollection
$1,200.00
664 - 525 BC

Amethyst was especially popular in the New Kingdom. Two amethyst scarabs were found in the tomb of King Tutankhamun. The ancient Egyptians believed the Scarabeus Beetle was able to spontaneously regenerate itself from cow dung, which these beetles can be observed rolling into small balls and burying.

Comparison: Petrie Museum UC61273, UC61411

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983.

Condition: look at pictures...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455597 (stock #0012)
YourCollection
$199.00
664 - 525 BC.

The material used for the creation of this ushabti is faience, composed of fine sand cemented with sodium carbonate and sodium bicarbonate extracted from natron. Fired at 950 degrees C, the mixture gives an enamel-like finish with the carbonates forming a vitreous surface. It was a simple procedure and therefore not costly. The green and blue tones were achieved by the addition of a few grams of copper oxide extracted from malachite or azurite...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455585 (stock #m241121.2)
The name Pakaru means "the Palestinian" so Pakaru was of foreign origin, he was also called Ahanéferamon, the fighter of Amen see Aubert.

In the spring of 1891 Mohammed Abd el-Rassul discovered what tomb is now known as Cache II...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1455489 (stock #0006)
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$449.00
Third Intermediate Period, 21th/22th Dynasty.

This ushabti figurine is depicted as a worker holding two hoes for work in the fields of Osiris in the afterlife. He is wearing a tripartite wig which falls down between the shoulders. He has an Osiris-type beard which ends in a tight forward curl. Only the hands, crossed over the chest and holding the already-mentioned agricultural implements, emerge from the mummiform shroud covering the entire body...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455471
Interesting fragment of a Tunic textile in Early monochrome, Roman Period, ca. 3th.-5th. century AD.

The textile depicts what looks like a walking deity with Rams head and holding a sceptre, perhaps the Egyptian god Khnum?. The floral / ornamental decoration at the top and below the figure and with scrolls as borders.

Size: 20,2 cm. long and 11 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine for type, intact with some fading.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455002
JFF Ancient Art
€360.00
This ancient Egyptian steatite lion scaraboid is inscribed with the prenomen of the Pharaoh Thutmosis III: „Men-Kepher-Re".

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom - Third Intermediate Period, ca. 18th - 22nd Dyn., 1450 - 715 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,1 cm
Condition: snout slightly chipped, otherwise intact
Provenance: private collection (Berlin), formed before 1980

The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1454990
JFF Ancient Art
€360.00
This is a nice scarab with an interesting provenance...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre 1492 item #1454590
Erotic couple, with the seated male figure holding his erect phallus between his two legs, bent at the knees and hands resting on top. Female figure resting on top of phallus. 3/4 inch wide. Pierced for suspension. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. From an old New Jersey private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1454535
Extremely rare head fragment from a wooden figure of about one meter in height.
The hollow-cheeked face tapers to a narrow jaw with angular chin. The small mouth with pursed lips curved into a strained smile. The straight nose with flared nostrils, the eyes heavy lidded. The area under the corners of the eyes partially damaged by worms.
The tautness of the facial features suggests a strong, determined character. The man wears a Nubian cap. The gessoed surface is partially preserve...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1454534
Egyptian head of a man with the nappy hairdo of Nubian tribespeople.
The man shows beautiful almond-shaped eyes with neatly marked lids. The arched eyebrows span the entire forehead.
The nose is gone, the lips are pressed to a gentle smile.
Elaborate style with much use of the modeling tool. Back side left raw.
Terracotta
Egyptian, Late Period, 664-332 BC
H. 4.6 cm (1.8 in)
Broken at the neck level, nose gone. Weathered surface with lime deposits ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1454533
Egyptian head of a woman wearing a tripartite wig with detailed tresses of the hair.
The rounded face with flattish nose, wide indistinct eyes. The small mouth with thick lips. One ear partially visible.
The tenon base to slot the head into a body.
Terracotta
Egyptian, Late Period, 664-332 BC
H. 6.9 cm (2.7 in)
Detached at the neck level, chip out of the chin. Weathered surface with lime deposits and root marks.
Ex New York collection of Robert Fe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1454455
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snake god Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1453619
Carved bluish-gray lapis stone amulet depicting multiple eyes of Horus having two opposing sets of eyes with a small floral motif in the center. Drilled suspension hole through the center. 1-3/8” x 1-3/16” Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 26th to 31st Dynasty, ca. 664 to 332 BCE. Lapis was not found in Egypt. But was thought to be imported from the ancient near eastern trade routes. New Jersey private collection, originally, ex. Moghrabi Family collection, NJ., by inheritance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1453246
Finely modeled shabti for the priest Ankh-Hap, who holds the title of a ‘Great Warrior’.
The inscription in one vertical column on the front begins with the sehedj-formula: The illuminated Osiris, the great warrior and revered master, Ankh-Hap.
The rather round face shows well-drawn eyes and eyebrows, a prominent nose and pursed lips. The mummiform figure wears a tripartite wig and a braided beard.
The hands appear crossed over the chest and hold well delineated agricult...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1453245
Nice anepigraphic shabti, depicted mummiform with tripartite wig and false beard.
The small face shows nicely modeled features and rather large ears.
The hands are crossed over the chest and hold agricultural implements. The seedbag is slung over the left shoulder. The shabti has a back pillar and stands on an integral base.
The remnants of bone glue on the back point to an old mount. Bone glue was a material used until the 1950s.
Faience
Egyptian, Late Period,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1453244
Large wooden Isis knot with beautiful polychromy pertaining to a piece of furniture.
The gessoed surface painted teal, red and yellow with black outlining. The black side with an ochre wash.
Fixed to a furniture piece with tenon tongues on top and bottom. The upper tenon tongue broken off together with a small portion of the upper loop. The tenon tongue on the bottom missing.
For Isis knots and other protective symbols on the back of a chair owned by Hatnefer, cf. acc. no. 3...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1452858
A fine polychrome New Kingdom wood shabti, with slender form, decorated with a broad collar necklace, with green and black lines, with seed sack and yoke and pots on the back, with arms crossed over chest and hands holding agricultural implements. Vertical line of hieroglyphic text stating "The Inspector the Osiris (deceased), the Chief Officer of the Treasury "House of Silver" of the Temple of Amun, was born to ???? justification". 19th/20th Dynasty, 1293-1070 BC. 8.26 inches high/21 cm. Some t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1452697
Rare Egyptian limestone figure of kneeling Asiatic prisoners. Possibly for use as a gaming-piece.
The naked men are tied together in a particularly uncomfortable position with their arms and legs fixed on their backs.
The preserved head shows beautifully drawn eyes, disheveled hair and a bristly beard. The figure exposes the characteristic features of Syrians in Egyptian art.
Made of soft limestone, excellent composition, rare.
Published as fig. 946 in: Ezio Bassani, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1452696
Deep blue glazed faience shabti for Nesy-per-nub, one of the important priests in the second Cache of Deir El Bahri. His shabtis display text variants that refer to his various titles.
The two columns of hieroglyphic text read: (1) O shabti, say: I will irrigate [the riparian lands] (2) for the Osiris, the ‘Scribe of the temple of Mut’, Nesy-per-nub, justified.
The hieroglyph for the goddess Mut is cursorily rendered. Strangely enough, the craftsman forgot the hieroglyph/phone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1452568
JFF Ancient Art
€860.00
Large faience fragment of a double-sided Hathor head, which was the center part of a sistrum, a musical instrument that was used in rituals.The Hathor faces are nicely modelled and surrounded by a curled wig that is bound at intervals with ribbons. Underneath each face is a collar composed of beads. On either side of the triangular-shaped Hathor faces with cows ears is a uraeus, one with the Double Feathers Crown and Uraei, the other one with the White Crown. This piece was most probably used as...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1452141 (stock #m130421.1)
Ancient Egyptian Red Fainence Monkey Amulet 1,4 cm

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983

Condition: look at pictures

If you are interested, feel free to send me a offer a.v.d.b@egyptian-artefacts.de

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1452084
With thick, short-cropped, curly hair, with defined ears and facial details. Large deep-drilled eyes were once inlaid. Traces of original pigment on the neck. Remains of laurel wreath on top of the head. 1st Century BC/1st Century AD. Intact as shown. 4 1/2 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Christies. With Mitsukoshi Department Store Tokyo, 1979
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1451983
A superb large wearable necklace, consisiting of handpicked Torquise, red and blue Egyptian faiance beads, ca. 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

A costum made necklace with a nice costum jewellery lock with ancient motif. Built with three seperate strands, giving it a much more massive torquise look to it, 100s of beads, incl. the hemispheric spacers. Very wearable and attractive with any close but espcially black.

Size: 74-75 cm. in a single strand.

Ex. Danish Private Co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451760
Highly stylized female figure carved from a piece of bone. The prominent head with two deep vertical incisions that delimit the sides of the nose and of the pursed lips. Swiftly incised horizontal lines to delineate the brow and the chin. The eyes and other details may have been painted.
Deep incisions across the chest, marked lines around the waist. Drilled holes to the sides of the breasts, to thread through a piece of string to attach separate arms. Drilled hole at the left ear level. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451684
Egyptian head of a king with tightly fitting headdress, the uraeus and the vulture partially preserved on the forehead.
Eyes and eyebrows recessed to bear inlays. Also the body of the rearing uraeus was originally inlayed.
Attractive facial features with slightly aquiline nose and full lips, the almond-shaped eyes with cosmetic lines to the outer corners. False beard missing.
For a related example, cf. inv. no. D.961.2.188 in the Louvre Museum database.
Bronze
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451683
Rare theophorous figure offering the small cult statue of a baboon. The Thot priest holds his right hand raised in a gesture of blessing.
The bald priest is shown with almond-shaped eyes, a pinched nose, pursed lips and big ears.
The standing figure wears a knee-length skirt, the feet are missing.
The baboon is one of the representations of Thot, the Egyptian god of writing and other intellectual pursuits.
For a similar example, cf. item no. 218 in: Georg Steindorff....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451585
A lot of lovely intact small amulets, all Egypt, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

Lot includes a superb small Udjat amulet in diorite, A Hrorus falcon in Lapis and a small unidentified amulet in faiance.

Size: Up to 11 mm. max.

Ex. German private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1451199
Wonderful lot of 4 different periods ancient scarabs and scaraboids, ca. 2nd. millenium BC.

The lot includes a tiny late period blue faiance scarab from the late period, and other types from New Kingdom, ca. 16th.-11th. century BC.

Sizes: The largest scarab measure 14 mm., others are smaller.

Ex. German Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1451143
JFF Ancient Art
€1,180.00
This is a well documented shabti for „The Osiris, Nes-Mut, justified“. The shabtis of Nes-Mut were discovered during the excavations of the Ramesseum around 1895. The vertical column of painted inscription is almost illegible, but the shabti is attributed to Nes-Mut based on the old label on the back and the similar iconography in terms of shape of other published Nes-Mut shabtis in Museums, books, etc.

For other Nes-Mut shabtis, see:
Glenn Janes, Shabti Collections 5, A selection...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1451022
Attractive Egypt faiance amulet of Thot Late period, 600/332 BC

He is depicted striding forward, with arms by his side and his fists clenched. He wears a short kilt and tripartite wig and is shown with the head of an ibis.

Size: ca. 18 mm.

Condition: Intact, fine patina.

Ex. Danish / Belgian dealers inventory, ex old collection from the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1450359
JFF Ancient Art
€1,580.00
Green Faience Ring in the form of a lion headed Sekhmet Mut aegis with the menat counterpoise. The menat counterpoise forms part of the shank.
It is a very seldom representation of a fusion of Sekhmet with the Theban goddess Mut, which wearing the double crown.
The ring comes with the original antique stand, see picture three and five.

Date: Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1069 - 525 B.C.
Material: Faience.
Size: hight ca. 3,6 cm, length ca 3,0 cm; inner diameter ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1450164
A finely detailed Horus amulet. Wearing the double crown of ancient Egypt (pschent - a combination of the white crown and the red crown), wearing a striated tripartite wig, wearing a striated kilt, feet with defined toes striding on an integral base, arms alongside the body with clenched fists. Open work between the arms. Legs repaired midway down. Otherwise intact. 1.18 inches high. Ex. Collection of Robert J. Molnar, Hillside, NJ. acquired 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1449467
New Kingdom funerary Cone of the King's Son of Kush Merymose,ca. 1550–1295 B.C. This cone is inscribed for a man named Merymose who was king's son of Kush (viceroy) and owned Theban tomb 383.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1449295
A finely detailed figure of a double, winged Horus falcon embracing another Horus falcon. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 3/4 inches high. Fragmentary. Mounted. Ex. collection of Norbert van Durme-Ginotti, Antwerpe, Belgium, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1449112 (stock #m280421.2)
Egyptian Amarna blue Faience Ring 1,7 cm.

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983

Condition: look at pictures

If you are interested, feel free to send me a offer a.v.d.b@egyptian-artefacts.de

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1448431
Bichrome painted linen cartonnage fragment from the coffin of a lady named Hebu.
The curved outer surface is decorated with three lines of hieroglyphic text reading: (1) … with the companion of his glorified state … (2) [Heb]u justified (f), with the air … (3) Hebu justified …
The female name Hebu is recorded with Ranke, 236, 16.
Square openings on the side to fit the piece with other parts of the coffin.
Cartonnage is a type of material used in ancient Egypt ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Prehistorical item #1448187 (stock #m290521)
Ancient egyptian amethyst scarab for Hatschepsut 2,5cm

Period: New Kingdom

Dynasty: Dynasty 18

Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.

Books:

Historical Scarabs Page 29 ISBN: 0-89005-122-4

Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, ETC, in the British Museum 1913 P. 51-57

Catalogue General des Antiquites Egyptiennes du Musee du Carie 1907 Plat II

University of Liverpol Scarabs 1908 Plate XXVII

Condition: look at pictures
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1448181
Moldmade figurine of the hippopotamus-headed goddess Taweret, associated with the protection of pregnancy and child birth.
The beautifully detailed head with tripartite wig, the breasts sagging down the chest, her arms on the bulging belly. Taweret strides on a small rectangular base. The stylized tail down her back decorated with chevron-shaped incisions. Loop for suspension behind.
Taweret’s hybrid shape combines the head and the body of a hippopotamus, the limbs of a lion and ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Prehistorical item #1448141 (stock #m050421.6)
Ancient Egyptian Faience Amulet Of Bes Playing Tambourine 2 cm

A small but vibrant blue faience amulet of the god Bes playing the tambourine with suspension loop to the top. He is an ancient Egyptian deity worshipped as a protector of households, mothers and children and childbirth. Bes combines characteristics of a dwarf and a lion.

C. 1353-1336 BC – Amarna Period

Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983

Condition: look at pictures

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1447462
Large pale green Djed pillar amulet with high shaft and four horizontal bars. Delicate ropes delineated around the shaft immediately below the lowest bar.
The narrow column on the back is not pierced.
The Djed pillar amulet was connoted with stability and endurance and supposed to confer these qualities to the deceased.
The amulet was placed for magical protection over the throat of the deceased on the day of burial. The used green colored material stands for new live and r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1447416
Finely modeled faience amulet of the Egyptian dwarf god Pataikos.
The figure is shown nude, crouching with his legs apart on top of a square base. Pataikos holds his hands to either side of the protruding belly. A groove along the chest and abdomen to the navel.
Well shaped facial features, with a line incised at the limit of the shaven hair.
No back pillar. Legs and arms in open-work. Grooved loop for suspension to the back of the neck.
Ptah the Dwarf, also known un...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1447415
Large udjat amulet made of beautiful and highly desirable azure glazed faience. Single sided with contrasting dark glazed pupil and eyebrow in raised relief.

Pierced longitudinally to be strung on a necklace. Also known as the Eye of Horus and used from the Old Kingdom through the Roman Period, the udjat amulet was considered an effective source of protection, strength and perfection.
For a similar example, cf. pl. 46b (top center), pp. 43-44 in: Carol Andrews. Amulets of An...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1447307
A fine brown flint / silex curved knife with chipped fishtail-style handle, North-Africa / Egypt mid 4th.-3rd. millenium AD.

Lovely piece finely woirked to resample a fish.

Size: 8,8 cm. long and quite broad, fine thin cross-section.

Ex. Old German Collection of Paul Braun, Baden-Württemberg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1447119
Colorful cartonnage fragment depicting Nephthys along with a hieroglyphic inscription with left side stating - May he give a voice offering, the right side stating -all food offerings. Probably from the top part of an Egyptian mask. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 6 inches wide X 4 inches high. Mounted on a lucite frame. From an old New Jersey private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1446857
Egyptian turquoise shabti depicted mummiform with tripartite wig and false beard. The big edgy head with faint features.
The barely visible hands crossed over the chest with no implements or basket. Flat back.
Turquoise faience with unglazed areas on the sides and on the head.
Related to items 5.3.4.82-93, pl. 78, pp. 218-219 in: Hans D. Schneider. Shabtis. Leiden 1977.
The group is dated by Schneider to the (late) Late Period, 30th Dynasty to Ptolemaic.
Collec...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1446780
Interesting and heavily patinated tall jar or flask of Alabaster, Egyptian, 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

Unresearched and with very fine ancient discolouration and patina / weathering. Pseudo-handles on the sides.

Size: 10,2 cm. tall and 6,2 cm. wide.

Condition: Intact with chips and weathering.

Ex. Old German Collection, prior to 1972.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1446566
An usually large and beautiful light green Faiance amulet, of Horus, dating 27th.-30th. dynasty (525 - 332 B.C.).

Lower parts missing, loop at the back. Wonderful sculptural quality and a beautiful colour.

Size: 53 mm. tall and massive so that the original faiance would have been ca. 10 cm. - a very rare piece!

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1446565
An usually large and beautiful green Faiance amulet, of the Horus (?) with the massive double crown, dating 27th.-30th. dynasty (525 - 332 B.C.).

Lower parts missing, loop at the back. Wonderful sculptural quality and a beautiful colour.

Size: 50 mm. tall. so the original faiance would have been ca. 10+ cm. - a very rare piece!

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1446563
A rare large pottery figure of of a godess holding a 4 legged animal, Ptolemaic-Roman period, 5th.-1st. century BC.

A mold-made votive figure with remnants of white pigments.

Size: 10,2 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact with smaller chips and wear.

Ex. Very old Danish Estate collection, aquired early 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1446562
An attractive example in green faiance of a later Egyptian Ushabti, dating 27th.-30th. dynasty (525 - 332 B.C.)

He wears a tripartite wig, false beard, and a detailed seed sack slung over his left shoulder. The ushabti carries a hoe and pick and has a back pillar.

height: 8 cm.

Condition: Choice, with surface chip to lower part, but othervise intact.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1446558
An attractive large Egyptian stone heart scarab with fine ancient patina, Late Period-Ptolemaic, 1st. millenium BC.

Carved in steatite, with the finely outlined features of a beetle, underside blank as is usual for the later period hearth scarabs.

Size: 35 mm. long, 25 mm. wide and 18 mm. tall. Weight: 18,8 grams.

Ex Danish Collection, aquired in Egypt 1972. With copy of official license and COA from Cairo dealer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1446491
Beautiful torquise & black Faiance amulet in perfect condition, of the seated Horus, dating 27th.-30th. dynasty (525 - 332 B.C.).

Loop at the back.

Size: 4,3 cm. tall.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired in the 1970s.