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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1371877
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$1,250.00
A magnificent bronze Slave Collar, Eastern Roman / Byzantine Empire, later 1st. millenium AD.

From and Danish Collection we recently re-purchased this exceptional piece of historical evidens to the Slavery in the Easter Roman Empire in the 1st. millenium AD.

This collar was made for female slaves, who were send shopping groceries and other supplies on the market. It has a hinge that can be opened and closed firmly around the neck with a little tap that fits into the ring....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1403315
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$1,250.00
An huge and extremely rare excarvated bronze food vessel, for the storage of foods or liquids, Byzantine, 6th.-9th. century AD.

The largest vessel, we've ever handled from Late Antiquity and as such very unusual for it's preservation. Made in solid metal with a large round body and a short neck and wide mouth. A utility vessel, used for containing foods or liquids. The vessel finely decorated with hammered patterns on the body.

Height: H 39,5 cm, Diameter 38 cm. cm., weig...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1376580
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$1,100.00
Roman Rod formed miniature glass vessels, 3rd.-4th. century AD

Size: ca. 23-29 mm. tall each.

Condition: 6 intact, 3 with minor repairs to the handles.

Provenance: These small vessels comes in a variety of forms and colors, and first appear in the archaeological record around the mid-3rd Century AD. Production seems to have begun in the broader Syria / Palestine area, though examples have been found over a very wide area, including western Europe.

The...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1403312
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$950.00
A massive and rare excarvated bronze vessel, likely for the storage of liquids, Byzantine, 6th.-9th. century AD.

Horisontically ribbed body and carinated vertically ribbed shoulder with funnel mouth.

Made in solid metal in a fine vase-like shape, with holes for attaching it to chains. A utility vessel, used for containing foods or liquids.

Size: 34-35 cm. wide and around 35,5 cm. tall, weight 4,2 kilograms - a HUGE piece for this early vessel!

Condit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1371782
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$895.00
An elaborate glass flask, Roman, 2nd.-4th. century AD.

A Flask or Vase of a rare form, in a beautiful aubergine-coloured glass, profusely decorated on the entire body of different geomethric forms. Bulbous body and a tall neck. The vessel also with a colar around the base, round pronounced base.

The entire vessel with fine rainbow irridescence.

Size: ca. 10,8 cm. tall.

A highly interesting and extremely rare flask for which we could not readily find ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397676
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$875.00
Extremely rare early discus shaped type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene with Hercules fighting the Hydra on it's discus. An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scolar.

Size: 11,5 cm.

Condition: Nice for the rare type, a few cracks restored nicely and intact with nothing missing.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397685
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$875.00
Extremely rare early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman, 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene from the the Education of Achilles by Chiron.

An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scholar.

Size: 10,7 cm.

Condition: Choice for the rare type, look completely intact, but it's uncleaned in places, which could hide a hairline, we're not certain, and it would be a shame to clean...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1393045
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$850.00
Fine Early Christian bronze lamp, dating to the late Roman - Early Byzantine period, 4th to 6th Century AD. Solid bronze tapered vessel with protruding spout, raised disc foot and extended cross handle.

Condition: Choice, excellent metal and old redish-brown collection patina. Missing filler hole cover and a few tiny pinholes, otherwise intact.

Size: 12,5 cm. in length and 8,5 cm. tall.

Ex. Utzon Frank collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1397806
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$850.00
Wonderful large vase with a ribbed corpus and the neck with trail decoration, Roman 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very impressive vase in light green glass, rarely seen in the larger size intact.

Size: 17,5 cm.

Condition: Superb, intact with mild patination.

Provenance: A Rheinland-Pfalz private Collection, Germany, aquired 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1239816
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$750.00
An extremely rare and important Etruscan offer bowl (omphalos), made in thick terracotta glazed pottery, 400-300 BC.

This shallow terracotta bowl is molded after bronze vessels and has a dome-like omphalos emerging from its interior. Around the omphalos are deep relief decorations. Very rare in terracotta.

The exterior is finely glazed and the bowl has two holes for hanging, typical for the Etruscan ware.

Size: 205 mm. (diameter) Extremely large and very solid potte...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1397826
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$750.00
A rare and larger square Roman glass Jar, ca. 2nd.-4th. cent. AD.

A very attractive square Jar, symethric work in light green glass.

Size: 14,8 cm. tall and rather massive in hand.

Condition: Choice!, intact with a small closed hairline fissure in the bottom, othervise superb.

Provenance: A Rheinland-Pfalz private Collection, Germany, aquired 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1401085
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$750.00
Outstanding example of a Megarian bowl dating from the Hellenistic Period during which much of the Aegean and Western Asia were under the influence of Alexander the Great.

The bowl in red terracotta made in an elegant thin-walled style and ornately decorated with a pattern of symethric floral decoration in high relief, mold made. A Theatre Mask in the center is a very fine and scarce feature of this specific bowl.

Size: 11,4 cm. in diameter and ca. 7 cm. tall.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1379454
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$695.00
A rare and important silver spoon of exceptional size for type, Late Roman-Early Byzantine, 4th.-6th. century AD.

A wonderful silverspoon, dating to the late Roman period, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

The spoon with an oval bowl, a twisted shaft and terminal.

Size: 20,7 cm.

Condition: Choice, nice metal for type, uncleaned. Two small ancient perferations to the bowl, othervise perfectly intact.

Ex. Old German Collection originally bought in Engl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1397706
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$695.00
A terrific and extremely rare carving of the Dwarf-god Bes, Ptolemaic-Early Roman period, 3rd. century BC-1st. century AD.

Very high quality carving with fine details of the naked Bes with the feather crown.

Size: 8,7 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb for type and medium, intact with a wonderful ancient patina.

Provenance: Old German Collection, 1980s aquisition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1358606
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A rare silver ring with Jasper intaglio, Roman, dating 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The ring finely made and completely intact with patina. The intaglio in red Jasper showing a fine style Panther.

Size: 19 mm. wide 16 mm. high (inner diameter.

Ex. Collection M.G. Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386965
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
Outstanding example of a Megarian bowl dating from the Hellenistic Period during which much of the Aegean and Western Asia were under the influence of Alexander the Great.

The bowl in red terracotta made in an elegant thin-walled style and ornately decorated with a pattern of symethric floral decoration in high relief, mold made. A flower in the center.

Size: 13,6 cm. in diameter and 7,4 cm. tall.

Ex. Old German Collection, sold at antiquities auction in 2014. De...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393562
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A Cypro-Geometric (1100 — 700 B.C) bichrome-on light ground-kylix (Bichrome III Ware).

The kylix is decorated with horizontal lines and bands, vertical lines and crosses, preserving the strict symmetry of the vessel’s decoration, which is characteristic of the Cypro-Geometric period. The pottery of the period derived to a certain degree from the repertoire of the Late Bronze Age (1600-1050 B.C.), however developed independently later, both is shape and decoration, with local trad...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397686
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$650.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, 2nd. century AD.

Roman figural terracotta oil lamp with single handle. The discus is framed by two concentric rings, in the middle is a high profile bust of a woman with cloak over one shoulder and naked breast. Maker's mark on the bottom: MNOVIVSI. He was a lamp maker, known as M. Novius Justus, with a workshop situated in North Africa and produced oil lamps from 120 – 180 AD.

Size: 10,8 cm. long.

Condition: Choice for ty...