Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1449286
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$1,475.00
An exceptional ornate pistol of massive proportions, Oriental workmanship of high standards, Islamic, 18th.-19th. century.

The Pistol is huge measuring 60 cm. in lenght and fitted with a sound stock with ball-butt. It's barrel and lock finely decorated and in nice condition. The wood inlayed overall with silver and brass tread and silver plaques and inserts, a section near the tip of bone as well as many inlays of this material...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1449273
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$275.00
A lovely wooden Buddha with remnants of the old gilding, Laos, 18th.-19th. century.

A very early wooden buddha, finely carved with a nice serene expression, he is seated on a massive 4-tiered throne.

Size: 30 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine for the old age, intact with smaller losses to one ear, the flame and small holes in the back.

Provenance: From prominent Danish private Collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1449271
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$2,995.00
An exceptional and rare limestone offering cup with two horned Bulls, Late Uruk/Jemdet Nasr Period, ca. 3100-2900 B.C.

A limestone cup with discoid base, the body with frieze of two advancing bulls carved with the body in profile and head facing. Sumerian bull cups have been found associated with temples or palaces thus indicating their ritual role in daily life. After cylinder seals, they are the most important source of pictorial information for the period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1449270
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$465.00
A beautiful pottery jug with a spendid bright torquise glaze, Nishapur or Kashan, Samenid Dynasty, ca. 9th-10th. century AD.

The jug with bulbous corpus and one strap handle. Covverd in a lovely torquise glaze now with beautiful silver iridescence and with fine crackles.

Size: 10,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! Completely intact with minimal chips to the glaze around the rim. Exceptional patina.

Provenance: From prominent Danish private Collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1449269
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$895.00
A beautiful massive Stargazer ceramic figure Pre-Columbian, northern Peru, Chancay culture, ca. 1000 to 1400 AD.

This stunning anthropomorphic figure features a typical highly stylized face. He stands nude on conical legs with his gender outlined in a minimalistic manor. He hold both arms out from the shoulders and is painted with bright colours. He wears a spiked headress.

Size: The figure is ca. 34 cm. tall and 20 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448823
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$275.00
An attractive pottery bowl with old repair from 1960s collection, Abbasid or Samenid Dynasty, 8th.-9th. century AD.

The bowl decorated with a green cross pattern on a beige ground.

Size: 20-21 cm. wide and 6 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine and with original glaze, typical visible style repair of the old Islamic Collections and with an old collectors tag still glued to the interior...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448821
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$195.00
An intact and attractive pottery bowl, likely Nishapur, 9th.-10th. century AD.

The bowl decorated with in black pseudo-caligraphy in crossform on a beige ground.

Size: 21,5 cm. wide and 6,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, with much original glaze, lightly restored, but difficult to spot.

Provenance: Important Danish-French Private collection, (aquired 1970- c. 2007) of Islamic pottery ware from the 9th.-12th. century. Comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448820
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$250.00
An nice earthenware bowl with incised decoration in a white slip and painted in green and manganese in a yellowish glaze (Bamiyan type), afghanistan, 12th. century (Pre 1221 A.D.).

With carinated walls, pseudo-caligraphy and symethric decorations in high relief. As typical for the most boldest specimens, the green colours are sort of splashed on.

Size: 17 cm. in diameter, 8 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448819
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$175.00
An attractive pottery bowl with old repair from 1960s collection, Abbasid (?), 8th.-9th. century AD.

The bowl decorated with stylized caligraphy on a beige ground.

Size: 19 cm. wide and 7,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine, typical visible repair of the old Islamic Collections!

Provenance: Important Danish-French Private collection, (aquired 1970- c. 2007) of Islamic pottery ware from the 9th.-12th. century. Comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448818
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$475.00
A sbeautiful and exceptionally condition pottery bowl with torquoise glaze, black markings and a finely decorated pattern on the interior. Seljug period, 11th.-12th. century, likely Kashan.

The beautiful bowl and rather rare type of pedestal bowl. With silvery iridescence on the surface of both the interior and the exterior...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448817
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$150.00
An intact and attractive pottery bowl, likely Nishapur, 9th.-10th. century AD.

The bowl decorated with stylized caligraphy in green-brown on a beige ground.

Size: 12,8 cm. wide and 5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, original glaze, perhaps a chip restored, but difficult to spot.

Provenance: Important Danish-French Private collection, (aquired 1970- c. 2007) of Islamic pottery ware from the 9th.-12th. century. Comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448811
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$550.00
A superb quality and large for type Islamic pottery 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 carved with a Lotus pattern black markings, all in high relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Superb. Fully iridescent patina in silver and rainbow. Completely intact and uncleaned. Exceptional in hand

Size: 16 cm. wide and approx 9 cm....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1448774
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$595.00
A very fine pottery bowl with interesting design, Islamic Samenid Dynasty, Nishapur, ca. 9th.-10th. century.

A larger round bowl decorated with with ornaments, incl. a chain-like decoration in red and floral ornaments in green as well as decorative bands in black, all on a cream-white ground glaze.

Size: 24,7 cm. wide and ca. 8,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! Much original crackled glaze, very honest bowl, restoration of a few larger fragments with some repaint, w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448771
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$550.00
A superbly preserved and exceptional 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 find state with fine silvery irridescence on the entire surface. Very beautiful colours.

Size: 18,3 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb! Very light wear to glaze and fully intact - a gem!

Provenance: Prominent Danish-French Private Estate collection, (aqu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1448767
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$165.00
A nice example in torquise faiance of a later Egyptian Ushabti, dating 27th.-30th. dynasty (525 - 332 B.C.)

He wears a tripartite wig, false beard, and a detailed seed sack slung over his left shoulder. Nice clear hieroglyphs for this period. The ushabti carries a hoe and pick and has a back pillar.

Size: c. 10 cm. tall.

Condition: Nice condition and intact but with an old repair at the lower part.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired in the 1970...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448822
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A very fine pottery bowl with caligraphy, Islamic Samenid Dynasty, likely Nishapur or Samarkand, ca. 9th.-10th. century.

A conical pottery bowl decorated with nice stylized cufic (caligraphy) in black on white glaze.

Size: 19-20 cm. wide and ca. 8-9 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine, looks intact, but perhaps with some restoration, we're not certain.

Provenance: Important Danish-French Private collection, (aquired 1970- c. 2007) of Islamic pottery ware fr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448770
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A very attractive pottery bowl with caligraphy, Islamic Samenid Dynasty, ca. 9th.-10th. century.

The bowl with a particularly fine round decoration of with black Cufic (caligraphy) on cream-white glaze.

Size: cm. wide and c. cm. tall.

Condition: Superb for type. Only a couple of cracks finely restored and almost fully original ancient crackled glaze, unusual and very attractive! See the closeups for the condition of the glaze.

Provenance: Prominent D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1448769
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A very rare and impressive alter table in terracotta, Ancient Near East, Elamite or earlier, 2nd. millenium BC.

Two small bulls are standing in each corner of a rectangular table with 4 legs, drinking from large vessels.

Size: 22 cm. long and 16 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, one of the bulls and one leg reattached and joints restored nicely.

Exs. Danish private Collection, assembled in the 1950s-60s on travels, sold at a specialized auction for this c...