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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1410244
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$150.00
A rare islamic pottery bowl, Nishapur or Tranoxiana, dating to ca. 10th. century AD.

The bowl with beige-white glace, the bottom of the interior is decorated with a Cufic calligraphy.

Size:

Condition: Choice for type, restoration of a few breaks, with joint sections retouched - the Caligraphy original!

Ex. Preben Kristiansen Collection (aquired in the 1990s at auctions).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre 1492 item #1410243
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$195.00
A finely decorated Islamic pottery bowl, likely from Kashan or further east, approx 11th.-12th. century AD.

The bowl is decorated in blue and purple on a beige ground and the patina is quite stunning: Full iridescence, like ancient glass in rainbow and silver colours and a finely crackled glaze as seen in the pictures! Iridescence like this is very rarely seen on pottery and is a diffinite proof of authenticity and original surface...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1410208
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$125.00
A highly illusive and interesting pair of pottery figures of Dogs, Greece, 1st. millenium BC.

Both dogs beautifully made, very vivid and lively with some engraving of the surface to make details. Possible play toys of perhaps offerings, we're not certain.

Size: 4-5 cm. long each, one is nicely mounted on a plexi base.

Ex. German private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1410207
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$165.00
Archaic bronze figure of a Bull, likely Amlash/Marlik ca. late 3rd.-early 2nd. Millenium BC.

A very attractive specimen of an iconic ancient figure of a Bull, especially popular around the Black Sea Area, known in bronze and pottery of the period. Bull with large wide horns standing on all fours.

Size: 45 mm. wide and ca. 32 mm. high.

Condition: Choice!, completely intact with a fine green patina.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1410206
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$150.00
A beautiful bronze figure of a double stag with greatly curved horns, Luristan, 2nd. millenium BC.

The bronze figure with a loop to serve as an amulet; it has to nfine heads with horns and two foreparts of stag bodies with 4 legs in total.

Size: 43 mm. long and 32 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice!, completely intact with a fine patina.

Ex. Old German Collection, collected in the 1960s-1970s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1410172
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$275.00
A fine larger bronze Dagger, greater Persia, 'Luristan', later 2nd. millenium BC.

A long slender type of dagger with a pointy blade for stabbing and thus military use. The dagger hilt made to take inlays and the original lost inlays, was replaced by a pair of perfectly carved and smoothly polished green stone inlays, of a very hard stone, perhaps Jade or Jadeite.

Size: 38-39 cm. in length, so almost a short sword lenght in antiquity.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1410098
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$795.00
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A very rare seal find from Afghanistan showing the unique yet recurring motif of a person kicking and spearing a bison (bull), 3rd. millenium BC

Size: 2,6 x 2,7 cm. almost square with elaborate handle at the back...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1410097
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$495.00
Reserved!
A very rare inscribed and translated stamp-seal...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1410096
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$695.00
A sculptural faiance figure of a Pharaoh, Egypt, dating to the late period, 712-323 BC.

The amulet figure depicts a Pharaoh as Osiris striding with hands on his sides, large headress and beard and wearing loincloth, with naked chest. In pale green faiance.

Size: ca. 6 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact, with miniature flaws and holes from the making.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1410094
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$2,650.00
AN EGYPTIAN FOSSILIFEROUS LIMESTONE JAR, PRE OR EARLY DYNASTY PERIODS, 4TH.-EARLY 3RD. MILLENIUM BC.

A very rare and unsually large stone jar, cream in colour with greyish and black inclusions.

Cylindrical jar with a wide disc-rim; the exterior with a slightly waisted profile and with vertical interior walls. Very rarely seen form in limestone, normally these larger shapes are in alabaster, such a beautiful and harder stone would have been valued higher in antiquity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1409953
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Rare Gandharan Scist Panel, Central Asia, Pakistan, India, and Afghanistan, Gandharan Empire, ca. 2nd century BC.

A finely-carved grey schist relief panel. A central column devides the panel into to two seperate scenes; a scene on the left depicting a bearded male and 3 younger woman in fine robes seated, they look like they are engaging in social chatter and holds cups, and the scene on the right shows Buddha's passing into parinirvana...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1409735
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$3,950.00
An unusually large and important Egyptian Wooden figure of a Noble lady, dating to Middle Kingdom, 2050 - 1710 B.C.

From an old Danish collection, we obtained a very good and espcially large Egyptian wooden figure, carved in well-preserved cedar wood. The figure depicts in very fine details a noble lady with elegant facial features - eyes and brows once inlayed with precious stone or metal - prominent nose and full lips...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409559
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$395.00
DECORATED POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN REDDISH BROWN UNDERGLAZE AND GEOMETRICAL PATTERNS. Eastern Near East, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

Ancient Samanid Empire, Transoxiana or Nishapur regions.

A large and wide bowl with a round body, reddish brown glaze and low walls. Decorative, geometrical patterns in red and black glaze.

Size: 22 x 8,5 cm - a large, ancient bowl.

Condition: Nearly superb. Only very minor - if any - restoration and repaint...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409558
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$450.00
POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN BLUE GLAZE, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, ca. 11TH.-12th. CENTURY AD.

A large and wide bowl with hemispheric body, thick cobalt blue glaze and foliated rim. Decorative patterns in darker blue.

Size: 27 x 9,6 cm - a really substantial bowl in hand!

Condition: Choice for type with much original glaze, some restoration and repaint of joint areas.

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Prehistorical item #1409522
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$295.00
A nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery beaker or cup, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The vessel with high walls on a narrow base, painted zoomorphic motif of a cow and some geometrical patterns.

Size is 9,5 x 10 cm.

Condition: Choice for age and type. Intact with a few smaller chips.

Ex. Danish Private collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Prehistorical item #1409501
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery beaker or cup, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The vessel with high walls on a narrow base, painted zoomorphic motif of a fish and some geometrical patterns.

Size is 9,5 x 9,5 cm.

Condition: Choice for age and type. Intact with a few smaller chips.

Ex. Danish Private collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409410
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$175.00
A choice glazed pottery bowl, Islamic, Seljuq Period, likely from Kashan or Transoxiana, 11th.-12th. century AD.

A splendid bowl with creamy glaze and and blue / green decorations. High, thin walls on a narrow base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409376
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$225.00
A rare & choice Islamic / Seljuq pottery dish dating to 11th-12th cent AD.

The bowl is in choice condition - intact but with some restoration and a few dents to the glaze.

The dish measure 15,5 x 3,8 cm - 6,2 x 1,5 inches and has a beautiful torquise / blue glaze.

The bowl is in choice condition - intact but there could be some slight restoration and a few dents to the glaze.

Ex. Danish Private collection.