Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1451634
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$450.00
The finely patinated upperpart of a larger Byzantine bronze Enkolpion Reliquary cross, early type, ca. 8th - 10th cent. AD.

Finely decorated with the image of a nimbate Christian figure, cross and greek letters above. Highly attractive.

Size: 87 mm. long and 50 mm. wide.

Ex. German Collection since 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451587
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$165.00
Interesting lot of 5 different bronze bracelets from different cultures, 1st. millenium BC- 1st. millenium AD.

Lot of lovely pieces, incl. a nice thick Achaemenid bronze bracelet with finely made snake head terminals, a celtic La tene piece, A twisted Viking piece and perhaps a Roman.

All intact with fine patinas.

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1451586
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$125.00
Interesting lot of 4 ancient weights of different usage, Greek and roman, 3rd. cent. BC-3rd. cent. AD.

Lot includes to fine Greek larger stone weights, with loops at the top weighing 33.57 grams, and possible used for weaving, a pendant shaped lead weight with loop, Roman and finally another Roman weight of bronze shaped as a bird and weighing 33,76 grams.

Condition: Intact with fine patinas, several rare pieces.

Ex. private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451585
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$195.00
A lot of lovely intact small amulets, all Egypt, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

Lot includes a superb small Udjat amulet in diorite, A Hrorus falcon in Lapis and a small unidentified amulet in faiance.

Size: Up to 11 mm. max.

Ex. German private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451584
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$100.00
Interesting lot of different Roman bronze objects, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The lot consists of intact items and fragments - bracelets, dental tools, pins, pendants, fibulas, straps etc.

Size: Up to 16,5 cm. max.

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451475
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$195.00
Lot of three very fine brooches in bronze and/or silver, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The lot consists of a larger round bronze plaque with symethric decoration (38 mm.), a nice starshaped fibula in silver or silver plate with remains of enamel and intact pin (27 mm.), and lastly, a very cute bronze bird zoomorphic piece with remnants of enamel in the devices (33 mm.).

Nice lot!

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451472
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$250.00
Highly interesting collectors lot of three different types of stamp seals, Anatolia, 3rd.-1st. millenium BC.

The lot includes a scarce 2nd. millenium Hittite type of 4-side stamp with 4 different impressions of humans and plants, a triangular seal with a knob handle and engraved with a floral pattern and lastly, a cone-shaped seal with round base engraved with scriptssigns(?). All carved in black serpentine.

Interesting lot for study...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451471
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$150.00
A beautiful stone stamp seal, carved in black serpentine with a high handle, Western Anatolia, Hittite period or slightly later, 2nd. millenium BC.-early 1st. millenium BC

Triangular seal plate, engraved with a floral motif, finely made knob handle with piercing.

Diameter: 20 mm. height c. 9-10 mm.

Ex. Collection Dr.Beck, Bonn, collected before 2000.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451246
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$85.00
The seal is carved in rock-crystal and is very attractive, Sasanian, ca. 3rd.-6th. century AD. <
BR> Sasanian seals in Rock-Crystal are generally quite scarcely seen on the market. The base of this hemispheric seal is engraved with a firealter that gives a high relief impression in wax.

Size: 12-13 mm. wide.

Condition: Very fine and intact.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451245
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$95.00
Beautifully patinated seal in Serpentine, but calcified into a fine beige-white stone, Anatolia / Western Asia, ca. 3rd.-2nd. mill. BC.

A flat round seal with perferation and engraved with a standing Goat.

Size: 17 mm. in diameter.

Condition: Choice, lovely patina!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451244
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$125.00
A scarce stamp seal in beautiful red stone, Levantine, 1st. mill. BC.

A very attractive stone, engraved on the base with an insect in the Neo-Assyrian drill style.

Size: ca. 12-13 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in M√ľnich, Germany.

Ex. Collection Dr.Beck, Bonn, collected before 2000.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451243
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$165.00
A rare and interesting large amulet or seal, Mesopotamian or Anatolian, ca. 4th. millenium BC.

Large triangular plate engraved with 12 circular bullseye patterns on each side, carved in a nice sserpentine stone.

Size: 37 mm. wide and ca. 37 mm. tall.

Condition: Very fine, intact but crack repaired.

Ex. Collection Dr.Beck, Bonn, collected before 2000.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451242
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$175.00
Fine early seal carved in a white stone, Mesopotamia, Uruk/Ubaid period, 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

Attractive seal with round impression / base carved in high relief with a criss-cross pattern and domed handle with worned out loop.

Size: 17 mm. in diameter.

Ex. Collection Dr.Beck, Bonn, collected before 2000.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451237
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$195.00
Interesting lot of two cylinder seals, inc. an Old-middle Assyrian seal with a winged Pazuzu with two animals and another earlier seal with geomethric engraving, Western Asia(?), 4th.-2nd. mill.

The Assyrian seal worn the other in EF condition.

Size: Both around 20 mm. in length and rather thick.

Ex. Old German Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451207
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$150.00
A set of three highly attractive Sasanian seals in carnelian, 3rd.-6th. century AD.

Fine sharp carvings in beautiful stones of a portrait head, a man in armor and an eagle. A nice suite of great seals for any serious collection.

Size: Up to 20 mm. for the largest seal.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1451206
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$225.00
Large stamp seal in hard black Serpentine stone, so-called button seal, Ubaid-Uruk period, 5th.-4th. mill. BC.

The seal large and very attractive in hand with super fine wear and patina!

The seal is engraved with an animal and perforated to be carried on a string.

Size: c. 30 mm. in diameter.

Ex. German Private Collection of Dr. Beck, Bonn, 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1451476
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Lot of three very fine brooches or fibulas in bronze, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The lot consists of thwo dolphin fibulas and a scarce trompet shape with decoration of spirals,

Nice lot in completely intact conditions with pins and nice green patinas!

Size: up to 4 cm. (max)

Ex. German Collection (1972-1994)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1451290
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Pre-Columbian, Mexico City region, Aztec or Mixtec, ca. 1300 to 1500 AD.

A lovely pottery stamp seal with extrafine details, rectangular in form, with a projecting handle on the back.

The seal base depicts a well-armored warrior holding a staff and a shield in low-relief and wears ankle wraps, a large necklace, and an ornate headdress. A wonderful example from ancient Mexico!

Size: 5 cm. tall and the rectangular seal base, 5 x 3,7 cm...