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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393561
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$375.00
Ancient Greece, Cyprus, early 1st millennium BC.

A lovely wheel-thrown pottery plate or low bowl with a round base, wide walls, and applied handles with loops for hanging.

The underside is adorned with several sets of concentric circles, the rim and handles with sections of thin linear bands, and the interior with wide, swirled circles, all in black slip.

Size: 12 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb for type!

Provenance: Emil Månsson, 1896...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393558
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$650.00
An authentic ancient Cypriot bichrome ceramic Wine Jug, Cypro-Archaic I period and dating to the 750-600 B.C.

The piece has a spherical body with a ring base, flaring neck and pinched spout, surmounted by an arching handle. The terracotta jug has a white slip coated surface, decorated with black concentric circles around the neck and shoulder, with multiple encircling bands below. The handle is decorated with a series of horizontal parallel lines running down its length.

Co...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1393401
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$395.00
A beautiful, globular shaped covered Lime Pot from Thailand, Sawankhalok period, dating to 14th-16th cent. AD.

The bowl is decorated with carved designs of fish and floral motifs. Very nice celadon glaze in grey and brown colors.

Lime pots play a special cultural and historical part in South East Asia, around the habit of chewing betel nuts.

It reminds people of the beloved images of mothers and grandmothers and great ceremonies, such as the engagements and we...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1392969
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$950.00
A rare and very high quality pottery figure of a male, Pre-Columbian Mexico, Veracruz culture, ca. 6th to 8th century AD.

An incredible large pottery figure of a naked man with strangely curved large feet and fine facial features. Sometinmg on his upperarms, which might be tatoos.

Size: 25 cm.

Professionally mounted.

Condition: Choice for type, a few professionally restored cracks, but basically intact and thus very rare.

Provenance: Ole Ha...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1392902
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$295.00
A large brown glazed water vessel Sawankhalok / Sukhothai kingdom in ancient Thailand, 15th-16th cent.

A large and massive vessel - weighing 1,7 kg. with a spout in the center. Fully glazed except for the base.

Size: 20 x 17,5 cm (7,9 x 6,9 inches).

Condition: Superb, as made.

Ex. Large old Danish Collection, with tag on the base.



All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1392897
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A covered Lime Pot in the shape of a Rabbit, Khmer, Angkor period, dating to c. 12th-13th cent AD.

With nice brown celadon glaze and many fine details.

Lime pots play a special cultural and historical part in South East Asia, around the habit of chewing betel nuts.

It reminds people of the beloved images of mothers and grandmothers and great ceremonies, such as the engagements and wedding.

Lime pots were in daily activities, when the lime int the ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1392887
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$175.00
Large and rare Tukatha figurine of Mother breastfeeding her child, Thailand, Sukhothai, 15th.-16th. century AD.

Finely detailed glazed pottery figure. In Thai custom, such figurines were used in ceremonies connected with rain and fertility, see Guérin & van Oenen 2005: 263, plate 386.

A scarce and superb figure, large for the type. Usually the head of this type of figure were broken off ritually and re-attached. This figure is intact, which makes it rare.

Size...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1392849
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$150.00
Sawankhalok, Sukhothai pottery figure of a frog dating to, 15th-16th cent!

The frog is standing on all four legs in a characteristic position.

Very nice two-color celadon glaze in green and blue.

Size: ca. 8 cm long. (3,14 inches).

Condition: Nearly superb. Hairline cracks on the back and the belly appear to be from the firing. They are not repairs.

Ex. Large old Danish Collection.



All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1392822
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$175.00
Large Sukhothai pottery stoneware wine vessel - 'Kendi' in the shape of a hamsa bird. Sawankhalok, Thailand ca. 15th.-16th. century AD.

The Hamsa or 'angsa'-shaped - from the Sanskrit word for “goose” ewer is a form commonly used by the Thai, and made for export. The goose was the vehicle of the god Brahma in Hindu mythology.

A fine vessel, with thick celadon glaze.

Size: ca. 11 cm high and 14 cm. wide. (4,3 x 5,5 inches).

Condition: Nearly supe...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1392821
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$395.00
Large Sukhothai pottery stoneware wine vessel from Thailand, the Sukhothai kingdom in Sawanhalok, 14th-15th cent AD.

An elegantly shaped vessel with a slim spout and and handle. Beautyful greenish brown glaze and relief details of birds and flowers.

Stoneware with cream and brown glazes, carved and punched decoration.

A fine vessel with many beautiful details.

Size: 24,5 cm high. (9,8 inches):

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Large old D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1392136
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$325.00
A superb quality figure of the type, which is possible a Fertility figure, West Mexico circa 200 BC to 300 AD.

Very detailed and beatifully made, hard burnt with nice details, hair detailed, Female genitals outlined. Highly profiled nose and modelled eyes.

Height: 14 cm.

Condition: Superb for type, completely intact with minmal wear.

Provenance: Danish Private Collection of Margareta Kirsten Dutch, married Claussen, born 1911, portrait painter and s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1392128
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$695.00
Pre-Columbian, Vera Cruz, Mexico, ca. 600 to 800 AD.

A lovely and unusually large head from a Sonriente (smiling figure) in buff clay of a large triangular form with a grand headdress adorned with a stylized geometric step-pattern motif and round ear ornaments. The happy visage boasts wonderful features including almond-shaped eyes, arched brows, smooth high cheekbones, and most characteristically, a toothy smile.

Size: Massive ca. 18 cm. tall in total and ca. 13,5 cm. wid...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1392115
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$950.00
Pre-Columbian, Western Mexico, Colima, 100 B.C. to A.D. 250.

A superb example of Colima pottery, simple yet elegant in style, rich in symbolic iconography, and boasting sublime technique! A beautiful redware vessel depicting a male, possibly a Shaman seated drinkinbg from a bowl, with two bags in the shape of heads or faces on each hip. Large headdress, which is also the opening of the vessel.

Protruding nose and large almond shaped eyes.

Size: ca. 23 cm. tall and...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1390813
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$595.00
Egyptian, New Kingdom, 18.-20. Dynasty 1550–1070 B.C.

Funerary cone fragment of red clay. Majority of tapering cone element broken off and missing. Head bears circular stamp with hieroglyphic text identifying the owner as “Wab-priest of the House of His Majesty(?), Nebseny” (wab n Hm.f Nb-sny). Edges slightly chipped.

Funerary cones were components of a frieze, inserted above the doors of private tombs, particularly in the Theban region. They have been variously interpr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1390216
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$1,250.00
Zoomorphic Terracotta Rhyton, shaped as a Ram, Indus Valley, dating approx 2300-1900 BC.

Finely sculptured animal, glazed in red and black. A very rare type of vessel, seldomly seen on the market and demanding high prices.

Size: 16 x 17 cm.

Condition: Superb for type.

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970s-1980s.

Comes with Certificate of authenticity
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1390212
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$1,250.00
Zoomorphic Terracotta Rhyton, shaped as a Ram, Indus Valley, dating approx 2300-1900 BC.

Finely sculptured animal, the upperpart glazed in cream and black stripes. A very rare type of vessel, seldomly seen on the market and demanding high prices.

Size: 21cm x 12cm x 10cm.

Condition: Superb for type.

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1388196
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$650.00
A beautiful and rare pottery Oillamp, Roman Imperial period, ca. 2nd. century AD.

The lamp in fine red terracotta with a clear central motif of scene of love-making. He looks to be holding her hair and she is doing something with her right hand.

The discus framed by a finely detailed decoration, perhaps floral. The Spout hearth shaped.

Size: ca. 115 mm. in length.

Condition: Choice with a chip to the knob handle, othervise perfect. Some dirt still i...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1387251
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$550.00
Finely detailed pottery figure of musician on horseback dating to the Chinese Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644.

Very vivid figure with the horse turning the head. The rider wears a red hat and a dark blue coat or robe.

The mane, harness and the tail of the horse in matching tourquoise colored glaze.

He wears a musical instrument in his hand.

Unglazed areas are covered with pigmented colors in red, white and black. Fine facial features on the attachable head...