Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489752
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$295.00
Attractive steatite scarab of the New Kingdom period, inscribed with the royal name / cartouche of Thutmosis III, 1504-1450 BC

Carved in greyish steatite with fine details of the beetle.

Size: c. 15 mm. long.

Condition: Extremely fine, particularly sharp and finely preserved specimen, patina with web-like crackles.

Ex. P. Treffz-Eichhöfer, Stuttgart, aquired between 1980s to 2006.

Comes with COA and hard imprint!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489750
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$895.00
A really nice and detailed core style cylinder seal, of the Neo-Assyrian Empire, 9th.-7th. cent BC.

The seal depicts the king in a running 'Persian' stance, spearing an Ibex with a short spear or arrow, while holding a sicle-sword in the other hand. A quiver on his back and the star symbol of the Sungod over the Three Of Life.

Size: 21 mm. tall and 8-9 mm. wide.

Condition: About Extremely fine.

Provenance: The Karl Müller collection, Germany 1950-197...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489742
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$695.00
Interesting and elaborate cylinder seal carved in greyish black stone, with a bearded whorshipper standing before the combined alters of Ashur and Sin or Nabu. Nice Assyro-babylonian style and fine details.

Size: 20 mm. tall and 8-9 mm. wide.

Condition: Good Very fine, light wear and completely intact.

Provenance: The Karl Müller collection, Germany 1950-1977. Comes with COA and our imprint. (pictured).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489738
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$1,250.00
A wonderful quality carnelien and agate cylinder seal, Neo-Assyrian, 9th.-7th. cent. BC.

Marvelous core Assyrian style depicting an offer scene: A manheaded and winged horse / winged Kentaur is bending it's knee to the great King or perhaps Sin the moon god, below the winged sun-disc emblem of Ashur. He is holding the beast, while another deity comes running swinging a sword. An attendant behind.

Height: 23 mm., diameter 12 mm.

Condition: F-EF, In the lower ar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489723
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$395.00
A larger cylinder seal carved in a fine redish-orange stone, Middle Assyrian, provincial, later 2nd. millennium BC.

A sharp seal showing a bowman aiming at a horned animal and another animal behind, perhaps a Lion, in the fields the symbols of the Sun and Moon for the ruling deity, Ashur and his servant on planet earth the Assyrian king.

Height: 29 mm, duameter 9 mm.

Condition: Nice Very fine or better, choice and basically intact.

Provenance: The Ka...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1489652
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Attractive Ushabti in torquise faience, Late Period 712-332 BC.

The Mummyform Osiris with a false beard. Uninscribed.

Size: 96 mm. tall.

Condition: Extremely fine and intact with preserved glaze.

Provenance: P. Treffz-Eichhöfer collection, Stuttgart.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1489651
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A lovely massive bronze weight of the early Toe (Chinte) Opium weight type, Burma, c. 1600-1650 AD

Well-patinated and in excellent classical style featuring the unusual octagonal stepped base, depicting a ‘Toe’ or lionbeast – a mythical animal.

Weight: c. 297 grams = 20 Tical. Extre weight added between legs.

Rarity: Scarce.

Refference: Gear Group 4/2. Mikkelsen p.130, figure 67. According to Mikkelsen this weight was possible sent out in connect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1489644
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$275.00
A fine Roman glass beaker with mild irridescence, Imperial period, 1st.-3rd. cent. AD.

Nice glass vessel with round foot and turned over lip. Uneven manifactured lip, but completely intact and choice!

Size: 68 mm. tall.

Ex. P. Treffz-Eichhöfer Collection, Stuttgart.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1489642
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$175.00
Bichrome faience amulet of Udjat/Wedjat - eye of RA and Horus, Late Period, c. 712-332 BC.

Massive piece around a 1 cm. thick. with a fine relief.

Size: 25 mm. long and c. 10 mm. thick.

Condition Extremely fine.

Provenance: P. Treffz-Eichhöfer, Stuttgart collection, comes with a certificate from the nice gallery Artemission in london, june 2006.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489640
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$850.00
A beautiful stone vessel carved and finely polished in a dark redish brown stone, Egypt, Early Dynastic period of the 3rd. millenium BC. Probably Old Kingdom

The squat wide vessel with a thick disc-shaped lip.

Size: c. 85 mm. wide, and 50 mm. tall. Finely hollowed for use, but still quite heavy!

Condition: Nice Very fine and intact, with wear and minor chips and a lovely ancient patina.

Provenance: Peter Treffz-Eichoefer Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489639
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$425.00
An attractive and scarcely seen cosmetic vessel, Egyptian, Middle-New Kingdom, early-mid 2nd. millenium BC.

The fine jar, ovoid in form with a pointed base and a collar at the mouth.

Size: c. 60 mm. tall.

Condition: Nice Very fine, small chips to the rim and minor wear, othervise intact.

Provenance: Peter Treffz-Eichoefer Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489638
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$425.00
An Egyptian Cosmetic vessel, Middle to New Kingdom, 2nd. millenium BC.

An alabaster cosmetic vessel of squat baluster form, a rather substantial and attractive specimen with ancient remnants of Kohl inside!

Size: 56 mm. tall and 53 mm. wide.

Condition: Nice VF, the lip with some small edge chip, othervise superb and attractive for it's type.

Provenance: Peter Treffz-Eichoefer Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489637
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$395.00
Fine Egyptian Cosmetic vessel, c. 25th.-30th. dynasty, 712-332 BC.

The vessel of slender form and beautifully polished, the vessel tapering to a rounded base and circular disc rim, probably a cosmetic vessel.

Size: 52 mm. tall.

Condition: Extremely fine.

Provenance: Peter Treffz-Eichoefer Collection, Ex. MEDUSA Ancient Art, this vessel comes with a Certificate and invoice from Medusa Art from august 2007, ($475 total). Formerly in the French art mar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1489636
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A rather lovely carving of a head from a statue, New Kingdom, c. 16th.-12th. cent. BC.

The features and hieroglyph in the forehead suggests a depiction of a Pharao or Nobility class male individual. Carved in the round with excellent details.

Size: c. 47 mm. tall.

Condition: Features nicely preserved but a fragment with loss to back of head.

Ex. Old Collection from Berlin, bought from the 1930s and onwards!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1489635
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An interesting and quite attractive small limestone figure of a Noble Lady, New Kingdom, ca. 1300–1200 B.C.

The lady’s attire and hairstyle are typical of the fashion after the second half of the 18th Dynasty. She wears an elaborate envelopping wig and a wrap-around garment, pectorial on the neck.

The sculpture’s quality, combined with the body’s morphology, suggest a date in the late 18th Dynasty, but a slighty posterior date in the early 19th Dynasty is also possi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre AD 1000 item #1489612
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$1595.00
A massive corner stone sculpture carved in greyish schist, Gandhara, c. 400-600 AD.

Interesting Pilaster from a corner with two reliefs, on it, candelabra with Buddha and bodhisattva and lying bulls on both sides at the top.

Size: c. 51 cm. tall and c. 22-23 cm. wide. Verry deep as well and almost triangular in shape.

Condition: F-VF, basically intact and almost fully covered with sandy encrustations - uncleaned. Chips and corrosion on exposed areas.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1489599
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The bovine modelled with reclining, the sancai yellow, and brown lead glaze covering the entirety of the moulded body, with an integral base.

Size: 10,2 cm. long and 5,2 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice near extremely fine, with finely crackled glaze.

Ex. Old German collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1489598
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A beautiful and detailed figural pendant of Thoeris / Taweret, probably Late Period, mid-later 1st. millenium BC.

The pendant in a torquise faience, quite detailed for the type.

Size: 31 mm. tall.

Condition: Good Very fine, few tiny losses to glaze but intact.

Ex. collection of P. Treffz-Eichhöfer, Stuttgart, comes with a certificate from Explorer Ancient Art, 2006, ex Old NYC collection.