Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1425197
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$395.00
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A large and high quality Ming Dynasty pottery figure of a warrior probably an officer, dating to 1368-1644.

The figure with many fine details. A high helmet with decorations, dark blue and torqouise harness with lions on the shoulders and chest. He is holding a mace in his hand...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1425189
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$395.00
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A large and high quality Ming Dynasty pottery figure of a warrior probably an officer, dating to 1368-1644.

The figure with many fine details. A high helmet with decorations, dark blue and torqouise harness with lions on the shoulders and chest. He is holding a shield in front of his chest...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424828
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$375.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 19th. century

Of Laquered bronze and brass with remnants of gilt (?)

A nice pair of matching bronze Rain drum / currency drums.

These drums of cast bronze are known as a mokos. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424827
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$495.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 17th.-19th. century, we think this one is early due to the execution and design combined with a fine thick natural patina.

A wonderful quality bronze Rain drum / currency drum, so large that it can be used as a small coffee table, the largest on display in our Trocadero shop..

This drum of cast bronze is known as a moko...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424826
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$450.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 18th. century or somewhat earlier.

A wonderful quality bronze Rain drum / currency drum, so large that it can be used as a small coffee table.

This drum of cast brass is known as a moko. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1424825
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$495.00
From East Java, Indonesia for the Alor, Flores Market ca. 17th.-19th. century.

A wonderful quality bronze Rain drum / currency drum, so large that it can be used as a small coffee table.

This drum of cast brass is known as a moko. It has an hourglass shape that is decorated with concentric circles and four pierced handles that are placed equidistant around the upper body. The top of the drum is enclosed with a disk of sheet brass to serve as the tympanum...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1424719
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$95.00
Ancient Egyptian Thot Amulet made in light Blue Faience, dating 600 - 300 B.C.

Attractive amulet in a delightful colour faiance, nice patina.

Size: 27-28 mm. Condition: Choice, completely intact.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1424710
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$165.00
An interesting group of Elephant Opium Weights, different denominations, all dating Later 18th.-19th. century.

Among the group, a particularly scarce decorated Lanna Elephant and a small Elephant, which could be a Laos weight.

Fine assortment with good details and different weight and alloys, which corrosponds to period of issue.

Weights: 65,45 gr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1424709
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$135.00
A pair of massive high quality very large Elephant Opium Weight, 5 Bath Siam, Lanna, after 1701 AD, likely early-mid 19th. century.

The weights done in a high tin content bronze, of very naturalistic manor, a value mark, stamped in the front of the base with 6 spokes or blades on both. Different variations of style of the base.

Size: 3,7 cm. and 3,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1424704
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$95.00
Egyptian faiance figure of Bes, Late Period, likely the Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 BC).

Faiance figure of Bes, the Dwarf-god. With the refined classical features of the late period in Egyptian art.

Size: 24 mm.

Condition: Intact, minor chipping of edges.

Ex. Classical Art, Bruxelles.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1424703
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$165.00
A terrific lot of stones from jevellery etc, 2nd.-1st. mill. BC.

The collection consists of A few ancient Carnelian beads and ringstones, a Lapis bead from Western Asia, a pair of particularly fine and large spindlewhorl and other gems.

Size: Up to 30-31 mm.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1424702
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$185.00
A beautiful set of 4 scarce larger beads and a Byzantine gaming bead.

The beads very nicely made with applied glass in different colours, the gaing piece in green glass, uncleaned with white patina.

Size: Up to 29 mm.

Condition: Choice, intact with some minor chips to a few beads as seen.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1424701
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$195.00
A set of 7 impressive large glass beads, Roman to islamic period, 1st.-8th. century AD.

Carefully selected beads of massive sizes: One Phonician or Roman Spindlewhorl, in black and white colours, one rare Roman Blue glass spindlewhorl shaped piece, a fine black with red applied glass, likely also Roman, several massive glass beads in built glass of different colours, Islamic and a Byzantine gaming piece with concentric rings

Size: 26-28 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1424696
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$150.00
A fine pendant for a Mummy wrapping, Egyptian later periods, ca. 1st. millenium BC.

Made in the very fine torquise blue colour and depicting the Horus sons in a stylized manor typical of the period.

As something interesting there's clear marks from the textiles on the back.

Size: 48 mm. tall. Condition: Choice! Completely intact and with fine patina.

Ex. Soelberg Antique, Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in Egypt in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre 1492 item #1424695
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$375.00
A very beautiful and rare Islamic blue glass vase or bottle, Levantine, 9th.-14th. cent. AD.

The bottle in bright blue glass with a bulge on the neck and a pointed oval body.

Size: 9,9 cm.

Condition: Beautiful and basically intact, the bottom with a few minor chips.

Ex. Gallery Alte Römer in Hamburg and formerly Collection Prof. Dr. Ritschel.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1424693
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Pre-Columbian, Maya culture, ca. 200-800 AD.

Larger fragments of Harpoons, likely made in rib, and with finely carved readable hieroglyphs, so very rarely seen from this early period and culture in South America.

Size: 10,5 cm. long and 7 cm. long for each.

Ex Coll. C.H., Niedersachsen, Germany, bought in the 1960-70s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1424691
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$150.00
An interesting pair of smaller bronze Keys, also functioning as a rings, Roman Empire, Early to late period, 1st.-5th. century AD.

A very attractive pair of ring-keys These double function key-rings would likely have been used for cabinets or boxes. One dating to the earlier Roman Period, 1st.-3rd. century, the other a rare later type, dating 3rd.-5th. century AD.

Size: The largest 3,2 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1424655
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$175.00
A nice lot of 8 intaglios in Carnelian, glass and stones, some Roman 1st.-3rd. century, other later Victorian stones.

Mostly intact depicting Athena, Apollo, Artemis, head w Negroid features, Hand with flower etc. Some very beautiful carvings.

Ex. Old German private Collection