All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1361341
Limestone relief depicting a theater mask with strong, comical facial details. 1st/2nd Century. 4 1/2 inches wide X 3 1/2 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Brussels collection of K.N., purchased in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1361339
A Roman bone round phalera depicting a human face with prominent facial details. 1st/2nd Century. 2 1/4 inches in diameter. Some surface cracks, otherwise intact. Ex. Antwerpe collection of M.S., collected in the early to mid 1980s. A phalera was a sculpted disk worn on the breastplate during parades by Roman soldiers who had been awarded it as a kind of medal
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1361335
An ancient Roman pottery oil lamp with an image of a crouching nude woman. 1st/2nd Century AD. 3 1/2 inches long. Intact with surface losses as shown. Ex. Antwerpe, Belgium collection of M.S., collected in early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361329
A fine and very rare bronze ring with heads og stags protruding from each side and each with an impressive set of antlers, Luristan late 2nd.-early 1st. millenium BC.

The ring is superbly decorated with tiny details - unusual and beautiful.

Size: 38 mm. high and 40 mm. wide.

Condition: Nice for the elaborate type. Mending of one antler and a minimal ancient chip, othervise intact with fine green patina.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361280
A beautiful decorated Islamic bronze belt plaque, 10th.-12th. cent.

The belt plque round decorated with and extremely fine infinity symbol, very complicated and attractive. Likely Persian from Khorasan.

Size: 47 mm.

Condition: Superb, fine brownish patina, very sharp.

Ex. Important Danish Private Collection, bought in the Ancient Near East in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361279
A very rare and interesting large Islamic bronze pendant, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD.

The pendant heart-shaped and decorated with two birds, on the reverse Islamic caligraphy. Likely Persian from Khorasan.

Size: 60 mm.

Condition: Choice, fine brownish patina, some wear from use to the backside.

Ex. Important Danish Private Collection, bought in the Ancient Near East in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1361277
Senatus Consulto
$1,650.00
An ancient Near East XXL pottery terracotta idol, 3rd.-2nd. mill. BC.

Extremely rare huge Old Elamite or North Syrian version of the more common smaller Syro-Hittite fertility idols.

The piece was bought in the Near East in the 1950s-1960s and is huge, measuring some 28 cm. in height!...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361273
Senatus Consulto
$1,350.00
A stunning, very rare bracelet inscribed with four lines of finely engraved Old Persian cuneiform, Archaemenid, ca. 6th.-5th. century AD.

Very interesting piece where the Cuneiform is very clear: da-a-ra-va-u-š / va-z-ra-ka / xšāyaƟiya - 'Darius the great king', King of Persia c. 550–486 BC

Very broad (ca. 60 mm) in each and and narrowing towards the mid-section (ca. 30 mm.) Each end is decorated with lines of cuneiform in dotted borders...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361270
An important mirror in silver, Islamic, Likely Khorassan in Perisa, 10th.-12th. century AD.

A small mirror in solid silver, now with a fine greyish patina, decorated on the back with a complicated pattern, likely Astrological, looks a bit like a stellar-system.

Islamic mirrors were mostly made in bronze and imitated in style of the mirrors from Chinese Han Dynasty...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361265
Senatus Consulto
$2,500.00
HIGHLY IMPORTANT MASSIVE SEAL RING, MIDDLE ASSYRIAN EMPIRE, CA. 14TH.-11TH. CENTURY BC.

Very impressive huge seal ring in solid silver, made in the Middle-Assyrian period, 14th.-11th. century BC.

A penannular silver hoop with butted ends and engraved with two Ibexes on either side of the Tree of Life, above them them three sun symbols and decorated at the finials with leaf-shaped patterns...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1361198
JFF - Ancient Art
€129.00
This is a very nice and detailed ancient Egyptian Uraeus amulet.
The Uraeus is the stylized, upright form of an Egyptian cobra.

For comparable snake amulets see:
Petrie Museum UC38695, UC38696, UC38697, UC38698, UC38699, UC38700

Date: Egypt, Late Period, 26th - 30th Dynasty, circa 664 - 332 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 1,7 cm; c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1361197
Intact ancient Egyptian Amarna amulet of a standing god holding the Was scepter.

Date: Egypt, Amarna Period, New Kingdom, late 18. Dyn. 1351–1334 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: c. 1,8 cm; c. 0.71 inches
Condition: intact
Provenance: old French collection, formed before 1980

The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed.
This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1361185 (stock #1-1033)
Kohl bottle of flat shape with a long neck and flat rim, resting on four legs. Bronze, with fine dark green patina. 19th century. Height: 8.5 cm. Very good condition. A rare piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1361039 (stock #A129)
A whimsical grouping of two Black boys smoking,one is a shoeshine boy the other is carrying a filled basket. Made in the Bergman factory Circa 1900 in Vienna. In excellent original condition with very minor paint loss. The quality is superb. Stamped GRSHUTZT and numbered in addition to the letter "B" for the Bergman seal.Size is 4 inches wide by 5 inches high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1361018 (stock #06)
A superb luristan bronze standard with finial in the form of two confronting felines with gaping jaws, each one with a elongated body, a long arching and coiled tails. Material : Bronze with reddish patina Dating: Circa 9th-7th Century B.C. Origin: Luristan - Western Iran Size: 29,50 cm. Condition: Excellent state of preservation. Provenance: M.F. Collection ( Madrid ) acquired to an archaeology dealer ( London ).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Prehistorical item #1361015 (stock #05)
A superb Tanagra woman figure whose body is shown naked standing in a senseous pose with the left leg forward. The piece is resented with wooden base. The purpose of Tanagra figurines was the funerary use, especially after incineration will give way to the custom of burial from 5th Century BC. In the tombs of Boeotia, two or three meters deep, draped and naked women figures of terracotta like this one were found. Material: Terracotta...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360963
A fine stamp seal with a mythical animal, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is nicely engraved for the type and done in finely calcified stone, likely Agate.

Size: 21-22 mm.

Condition: Choice, wonderful ancient patina.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1360962
An interesting seal stamp (Bullae), Erotic motif, 1st. century AD.

This was used to seal someting in antiquity, could have been a potion to give the costumer more endurance in bed.

Size: 21-22 mm.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s