Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1453089
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A rare antique square stamp seal with a large figural composition of a small turtle on a large turtle on top of a pile of cash coins, Qing Dynasty 18th./19th. century.

Nicely made seal with fine sharp details of the bronze.

Size: Very large! 93 mm. long, 83 mm. wide and 85 mm. tall. Weight ca. 500 grams.

Condition: Choice and intact. Exceptional old chestnut and redish brown patina. Very attractive.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1837 VR item #1453088
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
Reduced, was $895
A very rare and attractive consecrated 18/19thC Sino-Tibetan silver Buddha. Well-cast in quite pure silver with fine details and remnants of pigments.

Old textile with writing is covering the interiour of the Buddha, but the walls are thick and the upperpart solid with a clay or wooden core.

Size: 12,5 cm. tall and weiging ca. 500 grams! Very heavy for the the size.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1452972
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$450.00
A wonderful guaranteed authentic silver mounted snuff bottle in celadon porcelain, dating to Quan Zhi, 1720-1750 AD.

The bottle elegant scrolls under a finely transperant celadon glaze. Silver stopper with jade, contemporary and correct.

Size: ca. 66 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice and perfect, thus rare from this early period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre AD 1000 item #1452971
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$695.00
Superb early Peking glass snuff bottle, Chinese dating to 1760-1780.

Bubble-suffused glass bottle of compressed globular form with translucent red overlay. The lip is flat, and the base has a thick oval foot ring that has been carved to reveal the slightly convex shape of the body. Old gilt stopper with no pin inside.

Size: 74 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb!. The bottle completely intact and perfect; the red glass & metal stopper with some light wear.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1452966
Senatus Consulto
$575.00
A splendid quality Chinese rock carving figure in one piece of amethyst, ca. 18th. century, made during the Qing Dynasty.

The carving depicts a Lion or a Dog on a plint turning it's head backwards with a small curly tail as was costum also during the Ming Dynasty. An extreme size for an amethyst carving, made in a spledid stone, transperant against the light in different shades of purple. Likely made to function as a scroll-weight.

Size: 82 mm. tall, 70 mm wide and ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1452803
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
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An interesting large Roman-Late Roman bronze Oil Lamp, ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD:

The lamp round with two arrow-shaped nozzles / spouts and a lid.

Size: Max 11,5 cm. incl. nozzles.

Condition: Fine, fractured at one side and lid repaired. Nice green patina.

Ex. Hirsch Auctions, old private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452695
Senatus Consulto
$2,850.00
Interesting larger stone head carved in Vulcanic stone on the Iberian peninsular, Iberian-Roman or Celt-Iberian manifacture, around 3rd. cent. BC-1st. cent. AD.

From a collection of an artist and once bought at a London dealer for ca. $8000. The head depicts a bearded older man, perhaps a leader or even a god. Typical celt-Iberian features, but also inspired by grecco-roman art.

Size: c. 17 cm. tall and 12 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1452694
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$595.00
A lovely Phoenician / Early Greek period terracotta figure of Astarta, ca. 5th. century BC.

She is so fine standing nude with hands out from the hips wearing a headdress, long pony tail at the back. Wonderful details!

Size: 10,2 cm.

Condition: Choice! Originally cast with seperate arms so these deattached when cleaned and was reattached.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1452654
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A nice bronze bracelet with remnants of gilt and the typical twisted design and animal head finials, Northern Europe or Baltics, ca. 8th.-10th. century AD.

The bracelet comes with the depicted lucite stand.

Size: 74 mm. (max outer diameter)

Condition: Choice, nice metal and still wearable.

Ex. German Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452652
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A very nice ancient bronzeage paalstaff, Swedish, Skåne area ca. later bronzeage 1500-1200 BC.

A long bronze age axe, made for battle use and with fine execution of the socket/tang and the narrow blade.

Size: 142 mm. long and weighing ca. 136 grams.

Condition: Choice, intact with green patina and fine metal.

Ex. Swedish private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1452649
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$195.00
A fine ritual pottery hollowcast figural composition of a female carrying another female on her shoulders, ca. 3rd. century BC (Magna Graecia).

Both females are dressed in gowns.

Size: ca. 11,2 cm. tall

Condition: Fragmentary, still rare and interesting.

Ex. Private Collection of G. Hauck, Germany, from earlier German Collections from the 19th. century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452648
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A stunning, attractive macehead of a nice large size, in fine redish granite, 3rd. millenium BC.

The artifact is polished to a perfectly symethric compressed oval form with a deep groove in the center. These were made by the singlegrave culture and was a weapon like the battle axes from this fase and as attractive and perfect.

Size: 95 mm. long, 80 mm. wide and 57 mm. thick.

Condition: Superb, with fine patina and undamaged.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452645
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A scarce Danish neolithic Daggeraxe from the Funnelbeaker culture dating to 3500-3000 BC.

The daggeraxes were mounted on shafts just like axes, and there is a general understanding that their use was connected to rituals and ceremonies as well as used as weapons. But compared to daggers and axes, the daggeraxes were only made in very limited numbers and are thus rare today.

A particularly large and attractive daggeraxe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1452599
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$495.00
A rare Chinese Ming-Qing Dynasty three barrelled pole / hand cannon dating to later Ming / early Qing Dynasty - c. 1600-1800 AD.

A fine forged-iron pole cannon with a conical socketing shaft still with remnants of the pole on which the cannon was originally mounted.

Three cylindrical cannon barrels joined together with iron bands. The back of each barrel has a petite wick spout protruding outwards to enable the lighting of a fuse to ignite the compacted gunpowder within...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452598
Senatus Consulto
$695.00
Interesting and beautiful fragment (half) of a battle axe, helbard type, 2800-2400 BC.

The axe carved in a unique stone with multible fossils included, a rarity as such.

Size: 8,4 cm. long and 6 cm. wide over the broad bit.

Ex. Danish Collection

Important: This item comes with a standard export license issued by Danish Ministry of Culture, when shipped outside Denmark. The license can only be issued after sale, and may take some time.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1452589
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
An attractive and truely massive neolithic period shafthole axe, Danish battleaxe culture, mid 3rd. millenium BC.

Finely carved and polished with sharp lines and almost a boat-like design. Carved in hard and dense greystone.

Size: 21,5 cm. long and 9,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1452973
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A lovely Chinese smoked Agate Snuff bottle from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be precisely dated to 1760-1780.

The bottle exceptionally well carved and polished into it's perfect shape in a nice clean piece of mottled transperant agate.

Beautiful contemporary and correct jade stopper, with pin inside missing.

Size: 56 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb. Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1452883
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A nice and impressive size Roman glass flask, dating 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very nice flask uncleaned with great iridescence.

Size: ca. 16 cm. tall.

Condition: Intact, with small hole in the base and ship to the very rim, othervise perfect.

Ex. Private Collection