All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1296949 (stock #RG.50)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

Made from a fragment of a Roman free-blown green glass vessel with natural multicolored iridescence. Set in a modern sterling silver setting with a small stone in the shape of a heart inset on the side.

5 x 3 cm (1.97 x 1.18 inches); 11.5g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1296477 (stock #BR.N.1)
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$2,400.00
This bracelet included five coins of the Severan Dyansty as well as two coins of Antoninus Pius of the preceding Nerva-Antonine Dynasty. Details for each coin are listed below.

A DENARIUS OF ANTONINUS PIUS

Rome Mint, 157-8 CE

Obverse: Laureate head of Antoninus Pius facing right. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P IMP II.

Reverse: Annona standing left holding corn ears and rudder on prow. Modius at feet left...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1296475 (stock #SCJ.7)
Reign of Constantine II as Caesar (317-337 CE)

Antioch Mint; 335 CE

Obverse: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine II facing right. CONSTANTINUS IVN NOB C.

Reverse: Two soldiers facing each other, each holding a spear and resting his hand on his shield. Two standards between. Mint mark in exergue. GLORIA EXERCITUS.

Coin in fine condition with natural patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1296470 (stock #CB.128)
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$1,150.00
Reign of Vespasian (69-79 CE)

Rome or Lugdunum Mint; 71 CE

Obverse: Laureate head of Vespasian facing right. IMP CAES VESPAS AVG P M TR P P P COS III.

Reverse: Victory standing right with foot on helmet, inscribing shield hung on a palm tree. VICTORIA AUGUSTI. S C in exergue.

Coin in fine condition with natural patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1296467 (stock #CB.131)
Reign of Diocletian (284-305 CE)

Treveri Mint; 295 CE

Obverse: Laureate bust of Diocletian facing right with H under bust. IMP DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG.

Reverse: Genius standing left, modius on head, chlamys over shoulder. Holding patera and cornucopia. C Γ in field. TR in exergue. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI.

Coin in fine condition with natural patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1296462 (stock #CS.142)
Antioch Mint; 242-4 CE

Obverse: Radiate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III facing right. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG

Reverse: Sol standing left raising right hand and holding globe in his left. ORIENS AVG.

Coin in very fine condition.

Weight: 4.6g; Diameter: 23mm

Bibliography:

RIC IV, 213

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1295087
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Roman glass pitcher, the handle and base are different colors of glass that were fused together, appears to have been trimmed . Size H 51/4" W3.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1295084
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Etruscan or early Roman bronze oil lamp with a beautifully detailed pegasus or merhorse . This came from an old estate in the 1920 and sadly had been drilled and mounted as a lamp but the horse is perfect . Size L 9" W 7" H 5" weight 3.6 lb
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1291615 (stock #Z.28)
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$3,500.00
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

This finial depicts an eagle standing on an integral plinth with his chest puffed out and his wings closed behind him. Evidence of the feather detail which would have adorned the body and head of the eagle are still present on the breast and the underside of the wings. Two perforations at the base of the plinth for attachment to the standard.

In very find condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1291611 (stock #L.182)
c. 2nd-3rd Century CE

Composed of a round body with a small nozzle on a ring base. An ovolo band decorates the shoulders with a linear band on the edge of the discus. The discus was broken before use in antiquity for reasons of religious purity so the discus decoration, if any, can not be ascertained. Finished with a red slip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1291606 (stock #G.52)
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$1,500.00
c. 3rd -5th Century CE

Free blown the vessel is composed of a squat, globular body with a long, cylindrical neck terminating in an everted rim. Trailing is applied just below the rim of the vessel and on the neck. A small, loop handle is applied from the upper part of the neck to the lower trailed decoration.

In excellent condition with natural patina present...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1291601 (stock #G.50)
c. 1st-2nd Century CE

Free-blown, this vessel is composed of a squat bell-shaped body with concave sides, a cylindrical neck and a folded rim. Of Syro-Palestinian manufacture...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1289707 (stock #G.49)
c. 1st-2nd Century CE

This simple yet elegant vessel consists primarily of a piriform body, a cylindrical neck and a folded rim. The neck is constricted where it attaches to the body. The body itself is also constricted in the middle to create a waist. These additions provided not only visual interest but also helped to slow the flow of the precious liquid contained within.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

7cm (2.75 inches) high

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1289706 (stock #G.48)
c. 1st-2nd Century CE

Of Eastern Mediterranean manufacture this vessel is composed of a squat, globular body with a long cylindrical neck and an everted rim.

In excellent condition with natural patina present.

16 cm (6.29 inches) high

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Yael Israeli, “Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum”, p. 207, fig. 251,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1289705 (stock #G.47)
c. 1st-2nd Century CE

Composed of a globular body, a cylindrical neck and a folded rim. A constriction is placed on the bottom of the neck to impede the flow of the oils when poured.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

14 cm (5.5 inches) high

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1289704 (stock #G.46)
c. 1st Century CE

Composed primarily of piriform body with a constriction where the body connects to the cylindrical neck with a folded rim.

In excellent condition with natural patina present.

13.5 cm (5.31 inches) high

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Similar examples in The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Accession Number 74.51.185 and 74.51.187) an The Corning Mu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1289059 (stock #SCJ.68)
Reign of Maximinus II (305-13 CE)

Antioch Mint; 311-2 CE

Obverse: Laureate head of Maximinus II facing right. IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS P F AVG.

Reverse: Genius standing left wearing modius with chlamys draped over left shoulder. Holding Victoriola in his right hand and a cornucopiae in his left. Star in left field. Δ in right field. GENIO AVGVSTI. ANT mint mark no longer visible.

Coin in fine condition set in modern 22K gold filled swivel pendant.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1289052 (stock #SCJ.31)
Aquileia Mint; 320-1 CE

Obverse: Laureate bust of Constantine facing right. CONSTAN-TINVS AVG.

Reverse: VOT · XX within laureate wreath. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG. AQP in exergue.

Coin in extremely fine condition set in modern silver pendant.

26 x 20 mm (1.02 x .787 inches); 4.6g

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RIC VII, 65

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1288760 (stock #G.28)
c. 3rd-5th Century CE

Produced in Roman Syro-Palestine manufacture this vessel is composed primarily of the globular body which would have held the contents of the vessel. The neck is short and constricted; a tubular flange above delineates the bottom of the wide rim of the vessel which is slightly flared at the top.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

Height: 6 cm (2.3 inches)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1288754 (stock #G.25)
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$1,800.00
c. 1st Century CE

Of Eastern Mediterranean manufacture, this vessel is made of green-blue glass and formed into a small bottle with a globular body on a flat base, a cylindrical rim and an everted neck.

In very fine condition with natural patina and some pitting present.

Height: 6.5 cm (2.56 inches)

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Yael Israeli, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1288189 (stock #E.17)
Pontius Pilate as Procurator of Judaea under Tiberius (26-36 CE)

Minted Year 16 (29 CE)

Obverse: Three bound ears of barley surrounded by IOVLIAC KAICAPOC.

Reverse: Simpulum surrounded by TIBERIOY KAICAPOC LIV.

Coins in fine condition, set in modern sterling silver earrings.

3.3 x 1.8 cm (1.29 x .70 inches) Weight: 7.4 g

Bibliography:

Hendin, 648

SNG ANS 367

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Like many other rulers of Judea, Pontius Pilate restrained from the use of portrait...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286161
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$1,900.00
c. 4th -6th Century CE

Of Eastern Mediterranean production, this vessel would have originally been used for the containment of eye makeup or ointments. The body is formed of two tubes with applied trailing throughout. Two small handles are applied from the middle of the body to the rim where they connect to a larger basket handle of pale green glass.

In very fine condition with exquisite silver iridescence.

16 x 7 cm (6.29 x 2.76 inches)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286160 (stock #E.1)
c. 4th-5th Century CE

Each of these miniature juglets is made of rod formed black glass with red trailing applied to the lower body of the juglet and around the rim. Set in gold drop earrings.

In very good condition, slight chips to trailing.

Size of juglets: 1.7 x 1.2 cm (.67 x .47 inches); With earrings: 3.8 cm (1.49 inches)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286145 (stock #G.17)
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$2,800.00
c. 3rd-4th Century CE

This free blown flask is composed of a lentoid body, a cylindrical neck with a flaring mouth terminating in a thick rim. Two handles are attached from the shoulders to the neck of the vessel. The body is made of pale green glass with blue-green glass used for the handles.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

13.4 x 7.9 cm (5.27 x 3.11 inches)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1286144 (stock #G.7)
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$3,000.00
c. 3rd Century CE

This vessel consists of an ovoid body in the form of a bunch of grapes on a concave base with a pontil mark still present. A hollow collar sits just above the body and creates a division between the mold blown body and the cylindrical neck. An everted rim is present at the top of the neck.

In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.

Similar examples in variety of world class museums such as the Israel Museum, the Toledo Museum of Art and the Cornell ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1286142 (stock #CG.11)
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$5,200.00
Reign of Antoninus Pius as Augustus (138-161 CE)

Rome Mint; 139 CE

Obverse: Bare head of Antoninus Pius facing right. ANTONINUS AVG PIUS P P.

Reverse: Pietas standing left, sacrificing over an altar. TR P COS II.

In extremely fine condition.

Diameter: 19mm; Weight: 7.1 g

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Bibliography:

RIC III; 42

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1286135 (stock #CG.12)
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$5,000.00
Reign of Trajan (98-117 CE)

Rome Mint; 114-117 CE

Obverse: Laureate and draped bust of Trajan facing right. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC.

Reverse: Genius standing left, holding ears of corn in his right hand and a patera in his left. P M T R P COS VI P P SPQR.

Diameter: 20.5 mm; Weight: 7.1 g

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RIC II, 347

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1286131 (stock #Z.8)
c. 63 BCE -324 CE

These five arrowheads are typical of Roman standard issue and are the legacy of long conflict with the Romans in the Holy Land. In this lot various types of arrowheads are included thus making this an excellent lot for anyone just starting to collect ancient weaponry as well as for someone who may want to add variety to their existing collection.

In excellent condition with natural patina present.

Various Sizes

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1286115 (stock #R.10)
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$2,600.00
c. 1st-2nd Century CE

A sold gold ring with a stepped oval bezel containing a carnelian intaglio depicting a youth. The ring itself is well made with evidence of the original hammering still present around the setting. The stone within is carnelian, a popular gemstone for carving in the Roman period and depicts the filleted bust of a youth facing left.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1285933
c. 3rd Century CE

Obverse: Bust of the emperor facing right with inscription around.

Reverse: Various reverse figures including, but not limited to, Tyche, Zeus, and an eagle with laureate wreath. Various reverse inscriptions.

Average Diameter: 20 mm; Average Weight: 6-7g

Found in the Holy Land. In various conditions with natural patina present.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1281783
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$1,400.00
c. 1st-3rd Century AD

This mask depicts a youth, possibly Mercury or Apollo, although without the presence of attributes this cannot be definitively ascertained. The face is full with a round chin, pursed lips and a short nose. The eyes are large with the pupils delineated and a prominent brow. The hair is thick with stylized curls. Due to the size of the mask and lack of suspension hole it was clearly never intended to be worn.

In very good and original condition. Found in B...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1281779 (stock #P.63)
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$1,900.00
1st-2nd Century AD

Composed of an ovoid body on a flat base with a slender neck terminating in a wide, slightly concave rim. Two handles are applied from shoulder to just below the rim and the vessel is decorated with a deep red, burnished slip.

In original condition, light chips on the rim and handles of the vessels, otherwise intact.

7.54 x 4.90 inches (19.17 x 12.47 cm)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1281761 (stock #C.S.127)
Constantius I as Caesar (c. 293-305 CE)

Ticinum Mint; c. 294 CE

Obverse: Laureate bust of Constantius I facing right. CONSTANTI-US CAESAR.

Reverse: The four tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod alter before six-turreted city enclosure. VIRTUS MILITUM.

In Very Fine condition.

Diameter: 18 mm; Weight: 2.7g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278679
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$8,500.00
Lugdunum (Lyons) Mint, c. AD 14-37

Obverse: Laureate bust of Tiberius facing right. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AUGUSTUS.

Reverse: Seated female figure (generally thought to be Livia or Pax) facing right on a plain chair, holding a long scepter in her right hand and a palm branch in her left. PONTIF MAXIM.

Coin in extremely fine condition.

Set in 18K gold swivel pendant with .75 karat black diamond. Handmade in Jerusalem.

Diameter: 27 mm without pendant; Weight: 13.6 g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1277522 (stock #CS204)
Geta as Caesar (AD 198-209)

Rome Mint; AD 200-202

Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust of Geta facing left. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT.

Reverse: Victory flying left, holding open wreath in both hands over shield on base. VICT AE_T_ERN (N no longer visible)

Pearl border on both sides. In very fine condition.

Diameter: 18 mm; Weight 3.1 g

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RIC IVa, 23. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1277515 (stock #CS198)
Reign of Trajan (AD 98-117)

Rome Mint; AD 103-111

Obverse: Laureate bust of Trajan facing right. IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P

Reverse: Dacian wearing a Phrygian cap in mourning, holding head in left hand. Seated facing right, on shield with sword. S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI.

Very fine condition. Natural patina present.

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Diameter: 18.5 mm; Weight: 3.1 g