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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1457688
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€1,100.00
This is a very rare opaque glass foundation-deposit in the form of an ox-leg, incised with the cartouche of Ramesses II, Usermaatre-setepenre (The justice of Re is powerful - chosen of Re)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1457684
JFF Ancient Art
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This is a rare and interesting ancient Egyptian scaraboid. An uraei knot is depicted on the top and a Hathor sistrum flanked by two uraei is incised on the bottom. The uraei knot is much older than the Herakles knot and much probably the precursor.

For similar see:
- The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, accession number: 76.030.1768

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom, ca. 18th Dynasty, ca. 1570 - 1293 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1457295
JFF Ancient Art
€580.00
Ancient Egyptian Faience Sekhmet Amulet

This nice faience amulet represents the lion-headed goddess Sekhmet. She holds in her left hand a wedjat-eye to her chest. The wide lion's mane covers the two strands of the two-part wig that rests on her breasts. The back-pillar bears a hieroglyphic inscription
which reads „Words spoken by Bastet“. The amulet is glued on a wooden stand (see last picture)
and was bought 28.06.1997 from D...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455706
JFF Ancient Art
€1,200.00
Ancient Egyptian Open-Worked Scarab for Amenemhat III

This is a really fantastic open-worked ancient Egyptian steatite scarab for Amenemhat III, the sixth king of the Twelfth Dynasty of the Middle Kingdom. The scarab is inscribed with the prenomen of the pharaoh Amenemhat III, Nimaatre.

Comparable one:
- H.R. Hall, Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, etc., in the British Museum, Vol. 1; no. 144, 145, 148 and 149
- W. M...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455002
JFF Ancient Art
€360.00
This ancient Egyptian steatite lion scaraboid is inscribed with the prenomen of the Pharaoh Thutmosis III: „Men-Kepher-Re".

Date: Egypt, New Kingdom - Third Intermediate Period, ca. 18th - 22nd Dyn., 1450 - 715 B.C.
Material: Steatite
Size: ca. 1,1 cm
Condition: snout slightly chipped, otherwise intact
Provenance: private collection (Berlin), formed before 1980

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1454990
JFF Ancient Art
€360.00
This is a nice scarab with an interesting provenance. The scarab is inscribed with the royal epithet „beloved of Amun“ and above a bee, which could be read as „the king is loved by the sun god Amun-Re“.
The scarab is attached to a dated (5/19/73) collector card and comes from the Paul W. Mayhew collection.

For comparable scarabs see:
- Matouk, Corpus du Scarabée Egyptien. Vol...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1452568
JFF Ancient Art
€860.00
Large faience fragment of a double-sided Hathor head, which was the center part of a sistrum, a musical instrument that was used in rituals.The Hathor faces are nicely modelled and surrounded by a curled wig that is bound at intervals with ribbons. Underneath each face is a collar composed of beads. On either side of the triangular-shaped Hathor faces with cows ears is a uraeus, one with the Double Feathers Crown and Uraei, the other one with the White Crown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1451143
JFF Ancient Art
€1,180.00
This is a well documented shabti for „The Osiris, Nes-Mut, justified“. The shabtis of Nes-Mut were discovered during the excavations of the Ramesseum around 1895...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1450359
JFF Ancient Art
€1,580.00
Green Faience Ring in the form of a lion headed Sekhmet Mut aegis with the menat counterpoise. The menat counterpoise forms part of the shank.
It is a very seldom representation of a fusion of Sekhmet with the Theban goddess Mut, which wearing the double crown.
The ring comes with the original antique stand, see picture three and five.

Date: Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1069 - 525 B.C.
Material: Faience.
Size: hight ca. 3,6 cm, length ca 3,0 cm; inner diameter ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455856
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Ancient Egyptian Shabti for Amenhatpamecha, Cache II, Deir el-Bahari

This is a rare and interesting ancient Egyptian shabti for Amenhatpamecha with a nice face.
This shabti was found in the Bab el Gasus tomb at Deir el-Bahri, also called Cache II,
Second Deir el Bahari Cache or Gate of the Priests.

For an Amenhatpamecha shabti with a similar inscription see: Newberry, Catalogue général
des antiquités égyptiennes du Musée du Caire, Funerary Statuettes and Model Sa...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1454801
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Nice ancient Egyptian shabti with a well defined face. The shabti wearing a plain tripartite wig and a braided beard, arms crossed over the chest, holding pick and hoe. The right hand also holds the cord for a basket that is carried behind the left shoulder. Attached to an old wooden stand.

For comparable shabti see:
Glenn Janes, Shabti Collections 5, A selection from the Manchester Museum, No...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1452619
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Ancient Egyptian Scarab for Thutmose III

This is a nice ancient Egyptian scarab for Thutmose III. The scarab is inscribed with a standing figure of a king wearing the Blue Crown (Khepresh), holding the crook and the Ankh for life...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1452393
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An Ancient Egyptian Double-Sided Bes Amulet

This is a really nice Egyptian glazed steatite double-sided Bes amulet.
On the reverse again his upper torso frontal, below the lion’s tail is visible.

For comparable Bes amulet see:
The Cleveland Museum of Art, accession number 1940.629

Date: Egypt, Late Period, circa ca. 664 - 332 B.C.
Material: glazed steatite
Size: ca. 3,4 cm
Condition: base and feather crown chipped, otherwise intact
Provenance: ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1452391
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The scarab (2,4 cm) shows the pharaoh smitting an enemy. The king grabs the captive with one hand by his hair, and swings back his sickle-sword (Khopesh) with the other. The captive's lower body faces to the right, his head and raised arms turned towards the king in a capitulation gesture. The pharaoh wears a knee length shendyt and the double feathers crown flanke by two uraei with sun disks. Behind the enemy is Ptah holding the was scepter, behind the pharaoh Was scepter and rush. Scarab befor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1446787
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Ancient Egyptian Faience Ring

Nice ancient Egyptian stirrup shaped faience ring incised with a standing stylized figure on the bezel.

Date: Egypt, Third Intermediate Period. 1069 – 525 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 3,8 cm x 2,6 cm
Condition: broken and glued
Provenance: private French collection, formed ca. 1960/70

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1446069
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This is an interesting scarab. The scarab is inscribed
for the 5th Dynasty king Unas (Wnjs). Unas was the
last ruler of the Fifth Dynasty. He built a pyramid in
Saqqara, the smallest of the royal pyramids completed
during the Old Kingdom.

For comparable see:
- Metropolitan Museum of Art, Accession number: 04.2.264, 10.130.16, 26.7.60,   03.5.22, 26.7.62
- H.R. Hall, Catalogue of Egyptian Scarabs, etc., in the British Museum, Vol. 1; no. 44 -...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1444454
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Large Ancient Egyptian Faience Bes Head

Large ancient faience head of the god Bes.
Bought at an auction (July 2, 1970), from Charles Hamilton Galleries, Inc. auction, Lot 60. For the description in the auction catalog see last picture.

Date: Egypt, Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, ca. 664 - 30 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 6,4 cm
Condition: chipped
Provenance: US estate (San Diego, California), bought July 2, 1970 at an
auction from Charles Hamilton...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1444128
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Nice and intact faience Wedjat ring from the Amarna Period.

Date: Egypt, Amarna Period, New Kingdom, late 18. Dyn. 1351–1334 B.C.
Material: Faience
Size: ca. 2,15 cm x 2,20 cm outer diameter
Condition: intact
Provenance: private US collection, bought 2005 from an UK dealer.
Before that from a UK collection formed ca. 1960

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