All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1426954
A beautiful larger silver bowl, Sassanian Empire, 300-600 AD.

The Sassanid Dynasty, was the the last native Persian Kingdom to rule Ancient Near East before the Islamic conquest.

An attractive hammered silver bowl with multible concenthric lines around the interior.

Size: ca. 17 cm. wide and 4,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Nice. A small hole and a chip to the rim, othervise intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1426953
A beautiful larger silver bowl, Sassanian Empire, 300-600 AD.

The Sassanid Dynasty, was the the last native Persian Kingdom to rule Ancient Near East before the Islamic conquest.

An attractive hammered silver bowl, with an scetchy incised animal in the center of the interior and multible concenthric lines around. It looks like a simple bird, but it needs more cleaning to be certain!

Size: ca. 17 cm. wide and 6 cm. tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1426950
A beautifully patinated bronze standard base, 'Luristan', Western Asia, 1200-800 BC.

Finely sculptured bronze standard base, made to present bronze sculptures of deities and heroes.

Size: 10,3 cm. high.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1426949
A beautifully patinated large bronze standard base, 'Luristan', Western Asia, 1200-800 BC.

Finely sculptured bronze standard base, made to present bronze sculptures of deities and heroes.

Size: 14,2 cm. high.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1426892
Authentic Ancient Romano-Egyptian Pottery/Terracotta Frog Type Oil Lamp with impressed surface decoration. Believed to have been used for the Annual New Year Nile Festival in the Roman Era. 8 cm Long. 7 Cm Wide. 3 cm Thick. Museum Quality Condition,
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1426865
JFF Ancient Art
€2,200.00
Very rare ancient Egyptian scaraboid of a hedgehog. The scaraboid is open-worked and the upper part of the underside is carved with a sphinx, in front an Ankh and above a winged Uraeus. The lower part is carved with a Hathor sistrum, flanked by two Uraei.

For a similar hedgehog scaraboid see:
The Cleveland Museum of Art:
Accession no. 1975.24

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, reign of Amenhotep, ca. 1391 - 1353 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1426863
JFF Ancient Art
€360.00
This is a fine Roman moulded terracotta oil lamp, coming from the Central Mediterranean area. The discus has a filling hole and shows the image of a legionary eagle, with outspread wings closed and its head turned to the left. On the base is a workshop / maker’s mark, in form of a sandal or foot print (see last picture).

Date: Roman, ca. 100 - 200 A.D.
Material: Terracotta
Size: ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1426796
A fine polychrome, New Kingdom wood shabti for Imen-em-heb. Depicted mummiform, wearing a tripartite wig, face and hands in dark flesh tones, arms crossed over chest, hands holding agricultural implements, seed sack, yoke and pots on back, and a column of hieroglyphic text naming Imen-em-heb, sailor of Amon, as the owner. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1293-1070 BC. 8.2 inches high. All original polychrome. From an old French private collection. Comes with a French passport.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1426780
Authentic Ancient Egyptian - New Kingdom (c.1570 - 1070 B.C.) Red Jasper Fertility Amulet in the form of a pair of Bull's Testicles.
A bronze fitting of a large pre-Guttenburg book, perhaps a Bible or another large and thick handwritten work, dating 14th.-15th. century. Beautiful and rare piece from this period.

It's a large and impressive bronze fitting with the portrait of a man with a peculiar headdress, perhaps tonsur, could be a Munk or religious person. Holes around the edges for rivets which would have been used against a wooden binder. Size: 20,5 cm. long and 13,5 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1426641
A fine quality intact Tanagra figure, Greek period of Southern Italy, 4th.-3rd. century BC.

Standing unright in her gown and with an elaborate headdress.

Size: ca. 18 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact with remnants of pigments and fine patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1426574
Corinthian alabastron decorated with a large bird with outspread wings. The goose or swan faces to the left. Careful incision of the beak, the eye and the drawing of the wings.
A tiny leaf encircled by the bird’s neck. Incised circular rosettes and small lobed rosette in the field. Remains of red on the chest and the wing bands.
Scientifically edited by the Archaeological Institute Zurich summer 1982...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1426573
Protomes of prancing horses joined at the midsection to a wagon-like box.
The visible face with carefully incised manes, bridles, and indicated joins to the legs. The eyes recessed to bear spheres of a different material.
The slightly bent groove between the front legs indicates that the attachment was put over an object...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1426572
Rare hand-modeled head of an old man with caricatural features.
The old man shows a deeply furrowed forehead, fearfully raised eyebrows, wide open eyes, a small snub nose, and a broad toothless mouth.
The comical character of the figure is accentuated by a goatee beard and jug ears.
The bald head with a fringe of hair behind and strands in front of the ears.
The old man looks surprised, frightened and whiny. He seems a little senile...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1426571
Rare terracotta head of a grumpy looking old woman. Her face shows raised eyebrows, the nose is small and snub, the broad mouth with sullenly contracted lips. Chin and mouth protrude defiantly, the ears look fleshy.
The old woman wears a stéphane and a red bonnet with a little bun projecting at rear.
The woman conveys a cruel streak, appears grumpy and vicious, determined and selfish...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1426570
Rare head of a man with caricatural features. The man shows a bulged and furrowed forehead, deeply set beady eyes, a flattish nose with marked nostril, and fleshy lips. Strands of hair are brushed back from the forehead and from the temples.
The head fits into the Hellenistic grotesque tradition and may be related to the New Greek comedy.
Terracotta
Western Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd-2nd century BC
H. 4.8 cm (1.9 in)
H. with stand 8.4 cm (3.3 in)
Bro...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1426188 (stock #IV549)
Arte Xibalba
$275.00
A beautiful Gandharan stucco head from the Indus Valley, ca. 4th - 5th Century AD. This superbly detailed sculpture is 2-3/4” high, is masterfully carved from stucco and depicts a young man with beautifully detailed coif. Traces of red pigment typical of the Hadda types are visible in his hair. In exceptional condition. Mounted on stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1425784
Large Campanian coffin fitting with the mask of a Gorgon with her mouth open in a fang-framed grimace, lolling out tongue, and bare teeth.
Fine archaic style with almond-shaped eyes and a prominent nose. The hair is arranged in three rows of large curls across the forehead.
Light brown, micaceous clay with traces of white pigment for the female skin. Blue around the eyes, black lines for the left auricle. Back side with dendrite-like soil deposits.
Terracotta decorative app...