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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1446228
Rare depiction of a Maltese female dog suckling her offspring. Attractive animal with detailed fur and curled tail.
The dog holds a puppy between the front paws and licks its head; the other two suckle further. The group stands on a slightly domed oval base.
Published as item no. 398, p. 146, pl. 125 (lower left) in: Paul Perdrizet. Les terres cuites grecques d’Égypte de la collection Fouquet. Paris 1921...