Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1430164
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$375.00
A rare and very early representation of a Deity, Ancient Near East, 3rd. millenium BC.

The deity likely god from Mesopotamia or Susa, but made in the Southern region and of the mixed intercultural style of Kermanh / Bactria.

The half figure fragmentary with a beak-like nose, large eyes and a small 'sailors' hat, with lumbs of cobber on the body likely representing clothings.

Size: 7 cm.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1429581
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$75.00
A scarce larger, authentic bronze Opium Weight in the shape of a sadled Horse, Laotian or Lanna at least 17th-19th. century.

A nice old Weight, depicting a very robust Horse with fine thick greyish tinned patina, looks like old silver! He is standing on a Pumbkin style base so perhaps Lanna...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1429579
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$150.00
Interesting large pendant in the shape of a Dove with tail and a loop a head, ca. 6th.-10th. century AD.

Interesting object that we had to clean from completely black hard hoard patina. The pendant measure 48 mm. and this sizeable, still retaining much patina and can be cleaned with good result. The pendant decorated with a floral or Zoomorphic design.

Ex. Antiquitäten Katebi, Köln, Kunsthandlung Aloys Faust, 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1429577
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$295.00
Wonderful heavy male silver finger ring, Roman, later 2nd. cent. AD.

The thick bezel with an artistic female portrait of a striking likeness to portraits of the younger Faustina and Crispina, later ca. 170-180 AD.

Size: The bezel 22 mm. long, the ring size diameter ca. 23-24 mm. 13,5 grams, so a massive ring!

Condition: The bezel broken off the ring but ring and bezel othervise intact so it can easily be glued or wielded. Fine silver alloy with ancient patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1429573
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$1,495.00
An awesome ancient Chlorite stone Chalice Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The beaker carved in a massive chlorite stone with thick walls and high stemmed foot. The vessel is decorated with 12 Scorpios in two bands of 6 with tails and claws almost touching. Scorpios and snakes are often seen on Southern Kerman and Bactrian stone carvings in the 3rd...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1429560
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$250.00
A rare silver large pendant, shaped as a scarab, Egypt, Ptolemaic-Roman periods, 3rd. century BC-1st. century AD.

The piece very attractive and shaped as drop-shaped stylized scarab, with details of head and body outlined. Small loop for hanging it at the top. The pendant still very wearable!

Size: 4 cm. long and rather heavy, thus valuable in Greco-Roman period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1429433
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Interesting and scarce bronze head of Buddha, mounted on a plexi stand, Cambodia, Khmer Empire, 10th.-12th. century AD.

Size: 72 mm. incl. the base.

Condition: Head intact, broken off a large statue, beautiful glossy dark green patina.

Ex. German Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1429432
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$125.00
A nice pair of silver rings, one a small bracelet with tristed wire 63 mm. wide, the other a bracelet made for a very small child or made as a large hanger, 39 mm. Roman, 1st.-3rd. century AD. The larger piece can be opened in one end and is cleaned in toned silver, the smaller one with hoard patina and stuck, but will clean nicely, see detailed pictures.

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1429427
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$150.00
A selection 5 old and ancient native American silex arrowpoints.

These are difficult to date but surely very old and likely ancient. Native Types with fine patinas.

Sizes from 2,8 to 4 cm.

Ex. Okholm Collection



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1429426
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$250.00
A good Danish Neolithic boatshaped shafthole axe, Single grave culture, 3rd. millenium BC.

Fine type, could have been used for both work and battle. The tecnique used to work this axe was not 'knapping' but minute crushing of the surface of the stone using a pointy instrument, very difficult and time consuming work.

Size: Approx 12 cm. long and 6 cm. high, compact type weighing ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1429425
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$275.00
Attractive Danish neolithic dagger, dating to early 2nd mill BC. (ca. 1800 BC). The dagger a type with defined handle in greyish and brown flint.

Fine workmanship to the blade and handle with micro knapping and defines seams.

Size: 145 mm.

Condition: Choice, minor roughness to the point.

Ex Oksholm collection. Important: This item comes with a standard export license issued by Danish Ministry of Culture, when shipped outside Denmark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1429424
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$165.00
Fine quality agate stamp seal with horned animal superb condition, nicely patinated, combined with a very rare representation of double Scorpios in a carnelian stone seal, chip, both Sassanian and dating 3rd.-5th. cent. BC.

Size: 10-12 mm. in diameter.

Ex. Egeskov Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1429423
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$295.00
A large ancient bronze dagger or short sword, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger with a long relatively broad blade, and an integral folded handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: 39,4 cm.

Condition: Choice! Cleaned with very fresh good metal as seen in the pictures, green, red and purple patina remains.

Ex. Dæhnfeldt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1429422
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A small pottery jug with black figures on a cream ground, Greece, Italic states 5th.-4th. century BC.

A small pottery jug, possibly made for oil or perfume with singlke handle. Decorated with a beautiful, almost archaic representation of the abduction of a Nymph by a Satyr.

Size: ca. 6,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! The decoration nicely preserved, handle reattached othervise intact.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1429397
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A scarce and beautiful ceramic tripod jar, Tepe Giyan, 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

Superb specimen, of buff-colored earthenware, features a richly painted geometric diamond net motif around the carinated body with a wide rim and three legs, also decorated in red on cream.

Size: 12,5 cm. wide and 10,7 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! reattached chip to the rim, othervise completely intact and fully preserved decoration!

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1429395
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$250.00
A rare limestone pendant amulet with three turtle heads protruding, ca. 3rd. mill. BC.

A largely intact and massive amulet with a central drilled section with three heads of turtles symethrically protruding. Carved and finely polished in a greyish white stone, likely limestone.

Size: ca. 38 mm. (max), almost symethric.

Condition: Choice a few minor chips, exceptional glossy patina.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1428927
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$950.00
A large and very decorative Chinese female pottery attendant, mounted on horseback. The figure date to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644.

The figure is finely glazed in cobalt blue and turqoise colors. Pigmented colours in red, white ad black. She is holding a bucket in her hand as if she was about to sow a crop. She has an elaborate high headdress and was made with many finely painted details, high quality.

Size: c. 37 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1428926
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$950.00
A large and very decorative Chinese female pottery attendant, mounted on horseback. The figure date to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644.

The figure is finely glazed in cobalt blue and turqoise colors. Pigmented colours in red, white ad black. She is holding a book in her hand. She has an elaborate high headdress and was made with many finely painted details, high quality.

Size: c. 37 cm. high and ca. 28 cm. long - a massive figure! (c. 14,5 x 11 inches).

Condition: Choice...