Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1431198
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$550.00
A large, Museum Quality tomb pottery figure of a female attendant. Se carries a dish in front of her chest.

The figure dates to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figure is placed on a large Lotus throne on top of high hexagonal plint, both are in fine deep cobolt blue and turquiose coloured glaze, as is the robe.

Her hair is styled very artfully and her head has finely hand painted facial details...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1431197
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$395.00
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, the harness is covered with glaze in green and yellow Sancai color with lions on the shoulders and chest. He is wearing a sword in his right hand. Pigmented colors in red, white, black of which much remains.

The head is attachable as on most larger ming figures...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1430885
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$650.00
An important and beautiful larger pottery bowl with musician, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

A very rare and impressive conically shaped pottery bowl with green-yellow decoration on a cream-white ground. A musician seated in the center with a string instrument and 6 other figures seated on the fan with halos, marvelous dotted decoration.

Size: 25 cm. wide and 10 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1430884
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$575.00
An important and beautiful larger pottery bowl, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

Absolutely stunning conically shaped pottery bowl with a red, black decoration on a cream-white ground: a Goat, surrounded by floral decorations. Beautiful archaic style, from prior to the Ban of figural representation in the art of Islam.

Size: ca. 24-25 cm. wide and ca. 10 cm. high.

Condition: Very fine...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1430826
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$395.00
Interesting and very early pair of Buddhist stone Lidded reliquary jars, India, Gandhara culture, ca. 1st. century BC.

These rare Jars finely formed with a raised knob on the lid and engraved with lotus flowers. According to religious texts, the historical Buddha Shayamuni was cremated after his death and his ashes distributed between eight reliquaries. These were placed in eight hemispherical mounds known as stupas. In the third century B.C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430824
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$295.00
Lot conisists of two large celts or axes, a drop-shape piece in grey stone, lightly rough and a triangular axe in green stone, finely polished, 1st. millenium BC.

Sizes: The grey axe 14,5 cm., the green one 12,7 cm.

Condition: Choice, a few minor chips, very nice patinas.

Provenance: From an important German collection of Hermann Hemeick. The collection of 71 stone objects was collected on trips to the Dominican Republic between 1960 and 1984...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1430823
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$295.00
A pair of stunning rare Precolumbian stone tools or carving, Taino Culture, Hispaniola, pre 15th. century AD.

Interesting lot of two grey stone artifacts; one a rectangular stone tool with rounded corners and sides, verysymethric carving in a vulcanic hard stone, possibly a pestle, 10 cm. long and 8 cm. wide and 6,5 cm. thick, so quite massive. The other other an interesting granite looking stone shaped in human form or mummyform, 11,3 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1430822
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$295.00
A wonderful group of Taino stone axes, dating from the 1st. millenium BC (Pre-Taino).

The finest piece a slender pointy battle axe type in the superbly polished brown stone, is a later type after the 1st. mill. BC, the other two celts, a drop-shape piece in green stone and a triangular axe in grey stone, 1st. millenium BC.

Sizes: up to ca. 12 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1430810
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$350.00
A very large ancient stone axe, Taino, Hispaniola, ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1430809
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$150.00
A nice lot of finely patinated antiquites, all Byzantine!

Bronze ring with superb green enamel patina and engraved with a Chi Ro symbol, ca. 8th. century.

A fine larger ring with black patina and a cross or flower on the bezel, c. 10th.-12th. century.

A superb little casket key, very nice and rare object - sold as one lot, ca. 10th.-12th. century or earlier!

Ex. German Private Collections
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430728
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A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Northern Khorassan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a floral patterns or perhaps stylized birds(?) and a star-shaped or radiated element.

Condition: Choice, small chip to the rim, easy to restore. Some iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: ca. 10 cm. wide and approx 5 cm. high.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430727
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$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, ca. 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Northern Khorasan area.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a Lotus pattern aned a birds in the center, all in high relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Nearly Superb. Larger remnants of fine iridescence patina that is difficult to picture. Completely intact and uncleaned!

Size: 9,6 cm. wide and approx 4,7 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430694
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). North Khorasan. / Ancient near East.

Torquise, blue and black glazed pottery dish on a short foot. The center decorated with faint floral patterns in relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Very fine, completely original surfaces, hairline crack restored. Exceptional silverish iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: ca. 15,5 cm. wide (diameter)

Ex. Da...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430693
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). North Khorasan.

Pearly white glaze with Sgraffito decoration (relief), pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with a beautiful Sgraffito pattern of ovals and center and rim decorated with splashes of brown.

Condition: Superb, fine patina.

Size: 9,4 cm. wide and approx 4,8 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquiti...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430692
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Nishapur - North Khorassan.

Pearly white glaze with Sgraffito decoration (relief), pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with a beautiful Sgraffito pattern of ovals and center and rim decorated with splashes of brown.

Condition: Choice. Almost perfectly intact and with fine grazing and inherent pearly iridescence and patina, small nick to the rim.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430661
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$375.00
A pair of stunning torquise glazed Persian, Islamic ceramics, Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan., ca. 11th. century AD or earlier.

The dish with a spike to hold a candle or lamp and a small oil lamps with pinched spout.

Superb items with fine ancient patinas and completely intact, thus scarce!

Size: 9,8 cm. diameter (dish and 7,3 cm. in length (lamp).

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquities market of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430660
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$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, ca. 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH).Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with a hemispheric body rising from a short foot. Undecorated and with a beautiful glossy glaze slightly darker blue towards the center. Fantastic 'spiders web' of gold iridescence over the interior

Condition: Superb.

Size: approx 9 cm. wide and 5,3 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the Lond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430659
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a floral patterns or perhaps stylized birds(?) and a star-shaped or radiated element.

Condition: Superb. Remnants of light silver iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: 9,5 cm. wide and approx 4,3 cm. high.

Ex. ...