Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451793
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$165.00
Interesting seal carved in a hard black stone, likely Serpentine with a handle, 4th.-2nd. millenium BC.

The seal in engraved with what looks like ancient scriptsigns, but it needs further research.

Size: 25 mm.

Condition: Very fine and intact with nice ancient wear overall.

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451790
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$450.00
A lovely silver figure of a crouching monkey, Roman, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very nice roman style and of high grade silver and with gilt.

Size: Weighing 2,58g, 1,6 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451789
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A beautiful silver bust of a Godess, Roman Imperial, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very nice roman style and of high grade and partly gilt silver.

Size: 3,62 grams and c. 1,7 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb, attractive old greyish toning.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1451788
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A lovely silver figure of a mouse running a single wheel with it's paw, Roman, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very nice roman style and of high grade silver.

Size: Weighing 4.44 grams and ca. 2.1 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, thick old silver patina.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451786
Senatus Consulto
$750.00
A lovely larger silver figure of a Hare, Roman Imperial, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very nice roman style and of high grade silver.

Size: 31-32 mm. weighing 5,69 grams.

Condition: Superb, attractive old greyish toning.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451785
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$995.00
A beautiful figurine of a naked Erote, Roman Emperial period, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

He is very well-modelled in nice high quality silver, with some old losses.

Silver votive figures like this was popular among the elite in Rome.

Size: ca. 39 mm. and weighing a hefty 10,21 grams or the same as three Denarii in the roman period.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451783
Senatus Consulto
$995.00
A beautiful figurine of a naked Erote, Roman Emperial period, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

He is very well-modelled in nice high quality silver, with some tiny old losses.

Silver votive figures like this was popular among the elite in Rome.

Size: ca. 4 cm. and weighing a hefty 10 grams or the same as three Denarii in the roman period.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451769
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$475.00
A large and very nicely carved stamp seal in black stone, Anatolia/Levante, 2nd. millenium BC.

Lovely engravings of a horned bull attacked by a Lion on one side and on the other side, an impressive winged Goat, with small bearded human head above.

Interesting and very rare!

Size: 3,4 cm. in diameter and ca. 1 cm. thick.

Condition: Very fine and basically intact with central piercing at a later time and some flaking...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451768
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$495.00
Interesting provincial cylinder seal, Mesopotamian / babylonian period, late 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC:

The seal carved in an attractive dark green stone with three tall figures standing together with arms raised aloft, perhaps celebrating. A tall palm tree on either side.

Size: 2,9 cm.

Condition: Superb for type!

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451767
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$1,250.00
A lovely detailed massive silver figurine of a Male Godess standing with patera (offerbowl), Roman 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

Silver votive figures like this was popular among the elite in Rome. The figure could depict the God bacchus, god of wine.

Height 38mm, massive weighing 16,07g.

Ex. Austrian Private Collection since the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1451764
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$585.00
Northern Italy, Etruria, ca. 4th century BCE. Fine and well-preserved pottery pedestal plate from the Genucilia group of painters. Portrait of a lady or deity in profile facing left, 5-band wave around,

Size: ca. 12,8 cm wide in diameter and 6,2 cm. high.

Condition: Intact and choice for this type, with some chips and abrasions.

Ex. Hessen, Private estate collection, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1451758
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$450.00
Fine fragment of a foot from large marble sculpture, Roman Imperial period, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

A beautiful piece of white marble carved as a nicely modelled foot standing on a base or ground below.

Size: ca. 8 cm. long and 8 cm. tall.

Provenance: Coll. of Dr. Eberhard Schenk, Schweinsberg, aquired in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451700
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$385.00
A very nice larger bronze mace head, Pre-Columbian, Inca Empire, 13th.-15th. century AD.

The mace starshaped with 6 large spikes, made to be mounted horisontically.

Size: 120 mm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb for type, with fine brown and green patina.

Ex. Private Collection, bought between 1975-1985.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451698
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$385.00
A very nice bronze battle axe blade, Pre-Columbian, Inca Empire, 13th.-15th. century AD.

The axe has a wide socket with a small slit for attaching to a pole and a gradually widdening blade towards a sharp bit.

Size: 94 mm. tall and 80 mm. wide.

Condition: Superb for type, with fine chestnut brown patina.

Ex. Private Collection, bought between 1975-1985.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451651
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
Ancient Near East, Luristan, ca. 1200 to 800 BC. An elaborate bronze cloak pin, cast via the lost wax (cire perdue) process with a Zoomorphic beast terminal.

Used to fasten clothes, in this case due to the unusually heavy fabric and decoration, likely leather for presentation use - perhaps for a very thick cape or leather armor.

Size: 11,2 cm.

Condition: Superb! Wonderful dark-green patina.

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451648
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$350.00
Ancient Near East, Luristan, ca. 1200 to 800 BC. A large elaborate bronze cloak pin, cast via the lost wax (cire perdue) process with large Zoomorphic beast terminal.

Used to fasten clothes, in this case due to the unusually heavy fabric and decoration, likely leather for presentation use - perhaps for a very thick cape or leather armor.

Size: 22 cm. with the terminal being 3,3 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451645
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$195.00
A wonderful bronze pendant or tool in the shape of an arm with hand, Roman Empire, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Interesting large piece with usage unknown, perhaps a pendant of sorts. Well-modelled hand with a very nice brown and red patina.

Size: c. 65 mm.

Condition: Choice, lovely patina.

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451635
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A larger rare bronze horse bell with a geomethric style bronze horse a top, Greece, ca. 8th.-6th. century BC.

The bell done in the openwork style with a cute modelled horse on top. Exceedingly rare and in high demand.

Size: 9,4 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice and intact with rough green patina.

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.