Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1455579
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$1,650.00
An exceptional and quite substantial bronze belthook, Chinese, dating to the Eastern Zhou dynasty - Warring States period (475–221 B.C.).

The gilt bronze surface cast as a feline mask embellished with twisted sashes heightened with raised commas enclosing a circular plaque; a long post terminating in a dragon's head hook. The front with fine gilt preserved in the devices, reverse with circular form knop.

Size: 8,7 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1455531
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$495.00
An attractive and impressive large vessel from Ban Chiang culture, Thailand ca. 300 BC.

A bichrome vessel, the body of a bulbous form with a flared rim on a concave curved, quasi-hemispheric foot, the surface covered with a mesmerizing decorative program of fine-line red swirls and waves over a cream-hued base.

Size: ca. 24,5 cm. tall and 24-25 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1455521
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$485.00
A lovely Moche blackware pottery vessel - a rounded bowl in form of a coiled feline holding a kitten in her paws. Late Moche culture, c. 700 AD.

Size: ca. 16 cm. in length.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with no repairs or chips.

Ex. Private Collection Dr. Günter Wiedner, Bavaria in Germany, 1980s. The piece was published in: "Schätze Alt-Amerikas - 35 Jahre Galerie Alt-Amerika", Stuttgart 2012, S. 304 Nr. 229.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455481
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$495.00
A very interesting study group of 5 ancient textiles, Roman to Islamic periods, 4th.-9th. century AD.

The group consists of Roman Tabulae, a fine and rare green Byzantine oval medallion with two crowned heads and later Abbasid or umayyad textiles of geomethric types.

Sizes: 9-15 cm.

Condition: Some intact and very fine, others highly torn with much wear.

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1455479
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$250.00
A large fragment of a Roman-Byzantine textile tabula insertion, Coptic workshops of Egypt, ca. 5th.-7th. century AD.

A finely preserved square tabula from a Tunic; With a mermaid and animal in the center and with waves as borders. All in a fine red-purple colour.

Size: 20 cm x 19 cm.

Condition: Choice for type, gently sewn on to thick paper.

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455478
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$395.00
An attractive set of three matching medallions from Tunics, Byzantine c. 5th.-6th. cent. AD.

Fine medallions in purple and red in the style of the 5th.-6th. century early Byzantine period.

Height: 19 cm., 18 cm. and 16,2 cm.

Condition: Super for type, very sound textiles.

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455476
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$185.00
This tapestry star-shaped medallion is decorated with geometric motifs using the flying shuttle. The geomethric style can be dated to the early Byzantine period, ca. 6th. century AD.

Size: 15 cm. x 13 cm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1455475
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$375.00
Pair of Roman-Byzantine textile tabulae insertions, Coptic workshops of Egypt, ca. 4th.-6th. century AD.

Finely preserved square tabulae from Tunics; With figures and geomethric patterns, perhaps vases.

Size: 13,5 x 13 cm and 10,5 x 9 cm.

Condition: Choice, gently sewn on paper.

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1455474
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$295.00
A very attractive textile, late Roman or early Byzantine, ca. 4th.-6th. cent. AD

In the centre two rows of 5 dancers within beautiful strict symethric borders.

Size: 16 cm. tall and 16 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and intact condition, very nice for these!

Ex. Private Austrian Collection, started 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455473
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$395.00
A very rare linen shawl or furnishing fabric with a tapestry house- or temple-shaped decoration using the flying shuttle. Geomethric decorations inside and flowers at the roof. A very large and impressive piece! The geomethric style with purple colour can be dated to the early Byzantine period, 4th.-6th. century AD:

Unusually large and exceptional piece, quite rare and attractive.

Size: 28 cm. tall and 23,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455472
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$395.00
Fragment of a linen shawl or furnishing fabric. The tapestry oval /drop-shaped medallion is decorated with geometric motifs using the flying shuttle. The geomethric style with purple colour can be dated to the early Byzantine period, 4th.-6th. century AD:

Unusually large and exceptional piece, quite rare and attractive.

Size: 27 cm. tall and 20 cm. wide, gently sewn on paper.

Condition: Choice intact condition with minor tear.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1455471
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$285.00
Interesting fragment of a Tunic textile in Early monochrome, Roman Period, ca. 3th.-5th. century AD.

The textile depicts what looks like a walking deity with Rams head and holding a sceptre, perhaps the Egyptian god Khnum?. The floral / ornamental decoration at the top and below the figure and with scrolls as borders.

Size: 20,2 cm. long and 11 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine for type, intact with some fading.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1455470
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$325.00
An ancient Textile Tunic fragment of a Clavus w Nereid and animals, Roman Imperial Egypt, Coptic fabric, 3rd-5th. century AD.
A rare fragment of high quality displaying a Nereid / Mermaid swiming, a fierce Lion and a Hare or Rabbit in each octagon medallion and waves as borders. Very interesting and beautiful poly-coloured weaving in brown, buff and red colours linnen-wool.

Size: 23,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455433
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$475.00
Beautiful textile fragment of a Tunic, Byzantine period, 6th.-9th. cent. AD.

The textile decorated with images of 6 long-tailed felines, with mottled fur in two bands of 3, following one another in octagons, with border of waves. All in red / purple.

Size: 28 cm. long and 19 cm. wide. Impressive large size textile, easy to display...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455432
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$695.00
Amazing and very rare Byzantine Iconographic type of textile weaving, Coptic Egypt workshops, ca. 6th.-8th. century AD.

The fine textile depicts four bearded men facing with Halos or crowns waiving with left hand inside a temple structure. Above a row of felines with fur and claws. The men depicted are likely holy Christian men. See also lot #1455431 for another fragment from the same tunic.

Size: 22,5 cm. tall and 13 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455431
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
Amazing and very rare Byzantine Iconographic type of textile weaving, Coptic Egypt workshops, ca. 6th.-8th. century AD.

The fine textile depicts three bearded men facing with Halos or crowns waiving with left hand inside a temple structure...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1455421
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$475.00
Substantial and perfect condition late Roman / Byzantine period textile with decorative wollen bands, Coptic workshops of Egypt, ca. 5th.-7th. century AD.

One of the finest condition Byzantine period textiles. The textile decorated with three rows of Mermaids, holding something in their hands, perhaps vessels?. Great symethric weaving around and the scene with borders of interlacing flowers.

Size: 27 cm. long and 0 cm. wide. Very impressive

A very high quality we...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1455484
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A very large bronze figure of Buddha with fine gilt, lovely Sukhothai style, but likely made in the Ayuttaya period, ca. 17th.-18th. century or earlier.

The Buddha is very impressive; With his left leg slightly raised over a square pedestal, his right hand raised in abhaya mudra and his left gracefully extended alongside his body, wearing a diaphanous sanghati over his left shoulder and flaring down towards a gently undulating hemline, his face with a graceful serene expression with d...