Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430658
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$295.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, ca. 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 Lotus pattern aned a fine birds in the center, all in high relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Superb. Remnants of gold and silver iridescence patina that is difficult to picture. Completely intact and uncleaned!

Size: 10,3 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430657
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$225.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan.

Cream, 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, a hairline crack restored. Exceptional silverish iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: ca. 15 cm. wide (diameter)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430642
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$1,200.00
A rare and splendid ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls and a rounded base decorated with two confronting Parrots on each side, Southern Kermanh intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic with the birds carved with a bold and artistic hand.

Size: 86 mm. wide and ca. 52 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430639
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$95.00
An ancient large stone oil lamp, carved in greenstone, Early Islamic / Byzantine, dating to the 9th.-11th. century AD.

A rather massive piece that has seen much use, in the typical design of the period.

Size: 15,5 cm. long and weighing 650 grams.

Condition: Intact with chips and wear to the rim. Beautiful ancient almost black patina.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1430616
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A beautiful pottery bowl with torquoise glaze, black markings and a finely decorated pattern on the interior. Seljug period, 11th.-12th. century, likely Kashan.

The bowl in an almost untouched state with fine silvery iridescence on the surface of the exterior. Very beautiful colours.

Size: 14 cm. in diameter. - c. 5,5 inches.

Condition: Choice and intact, spots of missing glaze and usual markings from the making, but a very nice bowl.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1430613
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$395.00
Beautiful pottery dish with torquoise glaze, black markings and a finely decorated pattern, Seljug period, 11th.-12th. century, likely Kashan.

The Dish in an almost untouched state with fine silvery irridescence on the surface. Very beautiful colours.

Size: 17,7 cm. in diameter. - c. 7 inches.

Condition: Choice and intact, a few places of missing glaze and usual markings from the making, but a very nice dish.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1430608
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$550.00
A high quality and very large low bronze bowl, Greco-persian, ca. 5th.-3rd. century BC.

Wonderful style low bronze bowl, possibly a food bowl, with a particularly fine concentric decoration with a round raised pellet in the center and lines in relief around.

A gem bronze antiquity with a marvelous redish, purple and green patina with much uncleaned dirt.

Size: 22,2 cm. wide and 6 cm. tall.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430607
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A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Central Asia / Ancient near East.

Cream, blue and black glazed pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a beautiful floral patterns in relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Choice. Exceptional iridescence patina that is difficult to picture. A micro chip restored, othervise 100% intact, thus rare!

Size: ca. 13 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre AD 1000 item #1430606
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$195.00
A lot of 3 larger elaborate bronze bracelet shaped Slavetrader currency, West Africa, ca. 18th.-19th. century.

Wonderful thick and massive West African Slave trader currency Bracelet, socalled Manillas. Superb casts with fine geomethric decoration. Nice lot Beautiful very old chestnut brown patina!

Weight: ca. 1140 grams total (502/417/217 g, Dm. max 9 cm.)

Old German Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1430605
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$195.00
A beautiful and quite rare early bronze or cobber vessel, Kerman, dating to the 3rd. millenium BC.

A aquat vessel, standing on three legs with animal paws, two loops for hanging it or attaching a lid on top.

One of the earliest of these iconic bottles known, likely used for cosmetics in the 3rd. mill. BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1430516
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$1,150.00
A rare early bronze figure of Guanyin, China, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th.-15th. century AD.

An excellent figure of Guanyin seated in dhyana mudra on the Lotus throne with serene facial features.

Height: 21,5 cm. heavy cast.

Beautiful heavy brown patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430471
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$195.00
A nice necklace of primarily Spondylus fossilized beads in purple, yellow and white colours and a large center piece, lunar shape, Greco Roman period of Egypt, 2nd. century BC-1st. century AD.

Lot also consists of a selection of beads and amulets, a double faiance seal with cross, a fine amulet of a seated lion, an interesting bird amulet in gladd or stone etc.., all from the Jurgen K Lammers Collection, dating 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

Sizes varies, necklace is large, 42 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430292
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$950.00
An wonderful ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls decorated with two confronting bulls and a reclining Lion, Southern Kermanh intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic with the beast carved with a bold and artistic hand.

Size: 63 mm. wide and ca. 44 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some ancient chipping of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430291
Senatus Consulto
$695.00
An awesome ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls decorated with 4 mythical beast, perhaps lions with detailed manes and claws, likely Jiroft intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic.

Size: 52 mm. wide and ca. 30 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and intact. Typical slight wear and the vessel with fine light g...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1430260
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A nice and completely original travel Alter for worship of Buddha, Tibet, around 1900.

An antique alter, a copper case with a base silver front with scrolls and demons. A small figure of the seated Buddha behind glass. The alter with it's original cover, which is scarcely seen on the market.

Size: 13 cm. tall and 11,2 cm. wide.

Ex. Swedish collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430259
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$595.00
An ancient Chlorite stone jar of a splendid style, Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

A large and impressive stone jar of the typical Bactrian form with with concave walls. The jar of perfect symethric proportions, carved in a green-black chlorite stone and a fantastic detailed knobbed decoration over the entire surface. The knobbed decoration in 4 registers, seperated with concenthric lines.

Size: Approx 10 cm. in diameter and 6 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430233
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$685.00
An superb ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar of perfect symethric proportions, carved in a green-black chlorite stone with concave walls and a fantastic detailed decoration over the entire surface.

Size: 9,3 cm. D.

Condition: Superb, still retaing the delicate light greyish patina.

Ex. Old collection, collected in the 1970s-80s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1430230
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A beautiful early bronze oil lamp filler of a late Roman cross shape, but Byzantine or Islamic, 7th.-9th. century AD.

The piece with a long thin spout and with floral decorations, forming a cross, from the Byzantine period, but likely early Islamic, hence the peculiar decoration, typical for this period in Islam.

Size: 12,2 cm. long and 8,8 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, fine patina with some wear to details.

Ex. Private German Collection