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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1004374 (stock #1652)
Set of Five Roman Bronze Medical Instruments, ca 37 BCE - 324 CE. Found in the Holy Land, each with beautiful patina due to age. All intact and in excellent condition. Largest is 7" with shortest at 5 3/4". On custom lucite stand. Medicine in ancient Rome combined various techniques using different tools, methodology, and ingredients. Roman medicine was highly influenced by Greek medicine. Greek physicians including Dioscorides and Galen practiced medicine and recorded their discoveries in the R...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1294411 (stock #D2602)
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$16,700.00
A set of Indian wooden doors with bronze decoration.

Age: India, 19th Century
Measurement: Height 247.5 C.M. / Width 166.5 C.M. (the top width 205 C.M.)
Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation due to its age). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1450457 (stock #10465)
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Set of three large identical keman, made of gilt bronze. Decorative hangings from a Buddhist temple.

Each keman is fan-shaped (or perhaps boar's eye-shaped) with a design of two pairs of double chrysanthemum family crests set between karakusa (winding weeds) in openwork. The knotted cord in the center is executed in gilt bronze repoussé (hollow underneath). The openwork design is very carefully executed, with engraved details and nanako ground.
The ‘saddles’ are decorated with ...

All Items : Antiques : Pre AD 1000 item #1102995 (stock #s.10.11)
Biblical Artifacts
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c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.

This freestanding figure of a horse is well cast and anatomically accurate. The head of the animal is tilted slightly to the right and the mane and tail are both well defined. Shown in motion, the two right legs are placed a step in front of the two left legs with the front right leg lifted. Found in the Holy Land. In very good and original condition with natural patina.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1454086 (stock #1614)
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$300.00


NOBLE AND FROG

Five pieces set of Japanese blue and white imban plates, Meiji period (1868-1912), with a scene from famous anecdote (called 'Willow and Frog' ) of a historical Japanese noble/calligrapher, 'Ono no Michikaze' (ref; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ono_no_Michikaze), - as Michikaze realized the importance of making continuous efforts by watching a frog jumping again and again to reach a willow sprig, which lead him to be a great calligrapher. appr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1413423 (stock #4570)
A Japanese Export heart-shaped dish with an European harbour scene by Frederik Van Frytom. Arita 1680 ~ 1700. Frederik Van Frytom was a notable painter in 17th century Holland who was commissioned to produce Delft pottery samples for copying at Arita. This dish is a copy of one of a special set of five Delft dishes that were taken to Japan in 1684 and used in the tea ceremony. The moulded shape of the dish is reminiscent of silver tableware. Within the foot-rim is found an eccentrically written ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1369725
This rare set of five hand wrought 1930's sterling silver heart shaped buttons were designed & signed by Taxco, Mexico artist William Spratling in the 1930's. Each button measures 3/4" X 3/4". All are in beautiful condition & each is signed on the reverse with the early WS hallmark. In our 30+ years of collecting Spratling we have never come across this design.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1115337
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Just released from my personal collection is this fantastic set of three pieces that date circa ancient China's Western Zhou period; a decorated bronze dagger axe with and accompanying horse bridle fitting decorated with coiled snakes, and a bird finial. All three pieces were purportedly uncovered together. The bridle fitting was partially cleaned to reveal the magnificent coiled snake decor. The bird finial appears to have originally been inlaid but the material is now gone. The dagger axe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1277161
Biblical Artifacts
$1,100.00
This collection incorporates some of the most significant biblical coins of the Holy Land from 103 BC to the 4th Century AD. Please find a detailed description of the coins and their significance below.

1) TWO WIDOW’S MITE PRUTAH OF ALEXANDER JANNAEUS

Reign of Alexander Jannaeus as King of Judea (103-76 BC)

Obverse: BASILEWS ALEXANDROU around inverted anchor.

Reverse: Eight-rayed star surrounded by diadem, Hebrew inscription "Yehonatan the king" between the rays.

Bi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1446340 (stock #3040)
AE JEAN COLLECTION
$5,650.00
Antique Chinese or Japanese square ding lidded bronze censer with mythical beast and chilong dragons. Beautiful casted details of Mythical beast standing in a playful manner atop the lid, two pairs of chilong dragons forming the 4 feet of the censer and sprawling across the body of the censer. There are two large handles. All is set or cast together with the square base, the bottom of censer is inscribed in Chinese. Bronze colour is beautiful and shows age.

Age: ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1263781 (stock #Z.3)
Biblical Artifacts
$11,500.00
Year 3; 134-135 A.D.

Obverse: Paleo-Hebrew inscription “Shimon” within wreath. Pearl border. Remnants of Roman inscription on edge.

Reverse: Two upright trumpets with a dot in between. Inscription “For the freedom of Jerusalem”. Pearl border. Remnants of Roman inscription.

In excellent and original condition. Slight splitting of coin due to overstrike. Found in Hebron.

Set in 18K gold swivel pendant with 75 point black diamonds. Pendant handmade in Jerusalem ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1104490 (stock #S.G.10.10.11)
Biblical Artifacts
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Reign of Marcus Aurelius (161-180 A.D.)

Minted in Rome 161 A.D.

Obverse : IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG - Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius facing right

Reverse : PROV DEOR TR P XV COS III - Providentia standing left, holding

globe and cornucopiae

In excellent condition. Choice VF. A lovely example that is especially well centered and nicely struck

19.1 mm diameter; 7.22 grams

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1700 item #1424400 (stock #1589)
Dragon's Pearl
$3,000.00
A very rare and interesting, Buddhist bronze ewer (kundika) in classical form w. rounded, oblong body, a short sprout and a long neck. Lid for the opening. There are three circling bands, two on the body and one on the neck. The sprout set with a raised lotus pattern. The piece is of relatively heavy casting and with remains of leaf gilding on black surface. A superb piece and a serious collector’s item. According to its transmitted history the ewer comes from the Buddhist temple, the Chishaku...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1431793 (stock #WN281)
Galerie Hafner
$1,800.00
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A disc-shaped cast bronze gong with a central boss, coated with black lacquer and gilt decoration. Showing four Buddhist celestial beings, a pair praying "Thepanom" and two hybrid "Norasingha" creatures among the Thai flame motif "lai kranok". These elaborately decorated percussion instruments, once supported by a frame and hit with a mallet, were often presented as gifts for special occasions. Upside with two pierced suspension holes. Condition: traces of usage, lacquer losses especially at hit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1279328
Biblical Artifacts
$1,600.00
Late Bronze Age I, c. 1550-1400 BC

Composed of a spherical body, a high rim, a tubular spout and a high handle this piece is treated with a thick, white slip. It is further embellished with brown and black painted decoration on the body and spout of the vessel. On the body of the vessel this is done in the form of two thick horizontal bands with groups of three to five vertical lines below each band. Broad, horizontal bands are also present on the spout.

In excellent and original...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278679
Biblical Artifacts
$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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1930 item #1455633 (stock #21094675)
Private Stock
$425.00
21094675 A large colorless signed Libbey comport with a bubble stem and exquisite engravings of 3 baskets of flowers on the bowl. Each basket is encircled with an arabesque band interwoven with engraved large flowers and all surrounded by a diamond patterned grid with small dots at the intersections of the grid lines. The foot is engraved to match the flowers and gridon the bowl. The compote is 9 inches tall and 8 3/4 inches in diameter. The edge of the bowl is finely notched and the foot ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1800 item #1455613 (stock #11050)
Small kogo, incense box, in the shape of a crab in rest. Grayish brown grainy earthenware, much like Raku, with red glaze and with patches of green and white glaze. The eyes are accentuated with gold, as is a small area on it’s back.

Potter’s mark on the belly.

Japan, late 1700s.

H ca 1.25 x W ca 3 in.

Some of the gold rubbed, split in clay caused by firing at the rim of the lower section, which does not impact the stability of the piece. All in all very good conditi...