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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1072107
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$295.00
Rare & beautyful Gallienus bronze sestertius!

GALLIENUS. 253-268 AD. Æ Sestertius. Rome mint. Struck 253-254 AD. Laureate and cuirassed bust right / Virtus standing left, holding shield and spear. RIC V 248; MIR 43, 38bb; Cohen 1293.

Condition: Nice VF, dark green patina, typical square flan for the late sestertii.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1136086
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$4,500.00
An extremely rare greek bell krater, from Mykenos, Crete, dating to the 6th.-5th. Cent. BC.

The krater is huge and heavy with thick walls. Finely decorated in red and black with very elaborate handles. An extremely rare piece and the first Cretan krater of this type we've ever had in stock.

Size: Huge pottery vessel, measuring 33 cm. high and 31 cm. between the handles.

Condition: Choice! Nothing missing, only a couple of large clean breaks clued w hairlines visible...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1222499
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$150.00
An attractive ancient Late Roman-Christian oil lamp, dating to the 4th - 5th Century A.D. Type originating from the Holy land.

The lamp is decorated with an impressed design with animal fights in relief. Looks like a fight between a lion and a bull, a typical match up for animal fights. The base is decorated with concentric circles.

Lamps such as this were filled with olive oil in ancient times and lit by means of a thick wick, which protruded from the nozzle end.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1222737
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$150.00
A good South Italian or Etruscan pottery dish, dating to the 4th. century BC.

Unusual dish with a series of many circles inside the dish in light brown as well as on the rim. The back also painted in brown circles. A very attractive and large dish!

Size: 183 mm. wide and 45 mm. high.

Condition: Choice! Uncleaned find state, with very minor dent to the rim. The dish will benefit much from gentle cleaning which will bring out vivid colours!

Ex. Johan Dæhlfe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1224974
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$495.00
A huge and spectacular Greeco-Persian Rock-crystal stamp seal, dating 6th.-4th. cent. AD.

The seal expertly carved in one large piece of transperant crystal. The motif a stag captured just as it's being pierced by a long arrow - exceptional rendering in high relief!

Size: 22 in diameter and massive!Weight 13,87 grams.

Condition: Superb!

Ex. Hirsch Auctions, ex French Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1236266
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A scarce and beautiful Roman bronze figurine of a high born lady making a sacrifice of wine to the gods, holding an offer bowl in her right hand.

The stand in her gown and with a veil covering her hair. The figure can be dated to the republican or early roman period, 1st. cent. BC-1st. cent. AD.

Size: The figure measure c. 11 cm. incl. the very professional mounting to a wooden base. The lady measure c. 66 mm.

Condition: Superb, splendid red and brown patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1239105
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$195.00
A decorated Canaanite pottery squat jar, circa 14th Century BC!.

The jar with two handles, and the body is decorated with fine patterns in black and red. Very attractive vessel!

Height: 110 mm. wide and 90 mm. high.

Condition: Intact and perfect for type, sound vessel with remaining pigment.

Ex. German Private Collection
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 : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1240990
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$350.00
A very rare bronze As, Septimius Severus in EF condition.

Septimius Severus (193-211 AD). AE As, Rome (Roma), AD 194.

Obv. L SEPT SEV PERT AVG IMP IIII, Laureate head right.

Rev. MARS PATER / S - C, Mars advancing right, holding spear and trophy.

RIC IV, p. 184, 583.

Condition: Superb EF. Excellent portrait and red and green patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1242203
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$450.00
A terrific little collection of 5 choice Roman Intaglios, dating 2nd. century BC - 3rd. century AD.

List of seals: - Itaglio with Minerva, Roman Republic style in brown garnet stone, 2nd.-1st. century BC - Intaglio of irridiscent green glass with Sol, 3rd. century AD - Intaglio of rock crystal with Saturn, late republic, 1st. cent. AD - Intaglio of carnelian with Silenos, 1st. century BC. This intaglio a good example of artful ancient micro-engraving, good style! - Intaglio in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305357
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$150.00
Reduced, was $175
Finely made Roman oil lamp, Roman North Africa, 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

The lamp with a lion in the center, two filling holes and a leaf pattern around. Makers mark on the back

Size: 11,5 cm.

Condition: Superb, some discolouration from ancient use near the sprout.

Ex. South German Collection in the 1990s (Gorny & Mosch).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305543
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$295.00
Reduced, was $385
A Greek skyphos with band of spiralling tendrils, Xenon ware, 4th. century BC.

A finely made skyphos.

Size: 14,2 cm wide and 6,9 cm high.

Condition: Choice. Handles reattached and one further hairline, very nice for this type and looks perfect without restoration.

Ex. German Collection of H.S., bought between 1971-1998.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305544
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$275.00
Reduced, was $350
FINE GREEK BLACK GLAZED KOTHON, GNATHIAN WARE, 4TH. CENTURY BC.

The vessel very attractive with a fine decoration at the neck.

Height: 10,9 cm.

Condition: Choice. Tiny chip at rim mended, othervise completely intact.

Ex. German Collection of H.S., bought between 1971-1998.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1306217
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$195.00
Finely preserved roman oil lamp depicting Minerva wearing a crested helmet, dating 1st.-2nd. century AD.

Size: 10,2 cm.

Condition: Intact and choice with much remaining glaze.

Ex. German Private Collection, bought in the 1990s (Gorny & Mosch)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1312602
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A smaller Roman gold ring with a whitish patinated intaglio with a sharp head of Pan in high relief. Dating 1st.-3rd. century AD:

The ring size is 1,6 cm.

Condition: Nice, slight wear to the edge of the intaglio and the ring slightly bend, but a nice intact gold ring, fully wearable.

Ex. Old german Collection, prior to 1992.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1321287
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$195.00
A bronze ring with nice quality garnet intaglio, Fine Roman style, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The intaglio with the image of a standing eagle, holding spear? and a wreath in it's beak. A fine reprsentation of Roman Military might at the height of the imperial period.

Ringsize: 17mm by 19mm.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1322250
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$250.00
A finely made smaller bronze jar or wine cup, dating to the Achaemenid Dynasty of Western Asia, 7th.-4th. BC.

A beautifully patinated jar in vase shaoe, with nice concenthric lines.

Size: 85 mm. wide and 75 mm. high.

Condition: Choice for type with fine patina and encrustations. Completely intact and of sound metal.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1336228
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$850.00
A love large Guttus with a high relief head of Gorgoneion, Campania / Apulia in Sothern Italy, 4th.-3th. century BC.

A finely modeled Gorgon or Medusa head in relief occupies the central portion of this guttus.

The head of the Gorgon / Medusa was featured on the aegis (shield) of the goddess Athena and it this case the portrait actually resembles the goddess herself. A long spout, ridged at the top, and a short handle are characteristic of this type of vessel, as is the fine ...