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 #1405860
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$350.00
A rare seal of a (double) Gable form, with diamond-shaped cross-section, North Mesopotamia or Anatolia, Late 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

A substantial seal made in a wonderful redstone with veins and inclusions, carved with the image of a 4-legged animal, with an object above, perhaps a bird. Beautiful stone and a rare high quality stamp for the period and type.

Size: 21 mm. x 19,5-17 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1334588
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$350.00
A good Faiance Ushabti in limegreen faiance, Egyptian, Late Period, mid-late 1st. millenium BC.

The mummiform figure wearing tripartide wig with the front inscribed with readable hieroglyphs.

Size: 98 mm.

Condition: Choice, some wear, but finely preserved with no damage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388003
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$350.00
An exceptional and rare collection of Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful flat and some fewer hemispheric beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 46 cm. in a single row, 23 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375694
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$350.00
A biconvex and bi-facial red Jasper seal, engraved with hieroglyphs on both sides, Hittite Empire, 14th.-13th. century BC.

These seals are often engraved with the name of living persons and most commonly men, sometimes women. Our seal is so far undecifered, but the seal is very finely preserved and the inscription sharp.

A perfect larger inscribed seal, carved in a highly attractive stone.

Size: ca. 19 mm. in diameter and ca. 0,9 mm thick...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405586
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$350.00
A beautiful and rare stone stamp seal, carved in black serpentine with a high handle, Western Asia, Hittite period or slightly later, 2nd. millenium BC.

Triangular seal plate, engraved with a reclining 4-legged animal, finely made knob handle with piercing and engravings on the top!

Diameter: 20 x 20 mm. height 12,5 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398602
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$350.00
A finely patinated large Nanish Neolithic sicle, dating back to later neolithic period, ca. 2600-2200 B.C.

Wonderful sicle of a good size, measuring c. 12 cm. long and 5,2 cm. wide. Very broad and not crescentic...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1334019
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$350.00
A LARGE AND EXCELLENT CONDITION BRONZE LANCE, WESTERN ASIA, 2ND. MILLENIUM BC.

A rare type with a pronounced diamond cross-section running all the way to the sharp point. Medium long tang.

Size: ca. 40 cm.

Condition: Superb, sound metal with a fine deep red patina with green patches.

Ex. Dæhnfeldt Collection, a large Danish Private Collection of ancient weapons, bought in the 1970s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398603
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$350.00
A finely patinated large Nanish Neolithic sicle, dating back to later neolithic period, ca. 2600-2200 B.C.

Wonderful sicle of a good size, measuring c. 11 cm. long and 4,9 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405547
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$350.00
A very rare and quite extraordinary large seal with Sphinx, Phoenician, ca. 7th.-6th. century AD.

The seal shaped as a stylized scarab or scaraboid with the upperpart crudely engraved after Egyptian inspiration. The seal is carved in a hard black stone, perhaps serpentine.

Size: 20,5 x 17 mm, height 10 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405542
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$350.00
Fine and sharp stamp seal, carved in translucent Calchedon, Neo-Babylonian, 7th.-6th. century BC.

A hardstone ellipsoid stamp seal with design depicting a standing bearded robed male, worshipper or perhaps a priest, facing the Alter of Marduk, star above.

Size: 17,5 x 11 mm.

Condition: Choice, small chip to the drilled hole in the top, finely preserved stamp.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes wi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1404797
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$350.00
Interesting and very early buddhist stone Lidded reliquary jar, India, Gandhara culture, ca. 1st. century BC.

The Jar finely formed with a raised knob on the lid and engraved with lotus flowers.

Size: 68 mm. high and 51 mm. wide.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1381956
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$350.00
A very large and rare Amlash grey ware zoomophic pottery vessel.

A huge piece for type and culture. Ancient Near East, Amlash or neighboring cultures, 1300-1100 BC.

Finely sculptured to look like a large bird with the beak as the sprout of the vessel.

Size: A massive vessel!. Around 33 cm. wide and ca. 23-24 cm. high.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, in Denmark 40-50 years.

Condition: Nice, restored from large shreds and complete with no ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1412031
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$350.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Central Asia - Bamiyan.

Substantial for type and perhaps the most interesting we have of this type! Pearly white glaze with very pronounced Sgraffito decoration (relief-carving) of a floral design, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot, the rim decorated with splashes of brown glaze.

Condition: Superb for type. Almost perfectly intact and with fine grazing and fully covered in s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375860
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$350.00
AN URARTIAN RED STONE STAMP-CYLINDER SEAL CIRCA 8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.

An important and rare red stone seal - typically for Urartu - combining the Cylinder with the stamp seal.

The cylinder with a freese of crosses and the stamp with a symbol or Hieroglyph of an animal. Loop on top.

Size: 34-35 mm. tall.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1394057
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$375.00
A fine sculptural portrait head of an Egyptian Pharao, Late Period, after 600 BC.

A refined portrait in realistic style.

Size: 6 cm.

Ex. old Swedish collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412888
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$375.00
A very unusual early bronze or cobber battle axe, in the shape of a primitive helbard type of axe, Egyptian main type, Pre-Dynastic 2750-2350 BC.

Crescent-shaped axe-head with three projections, each pierced in the center for rivets to secure it to the shaft.

Size: 14,5 cm. tall, ca. 9 cm. deep.

Condition: Choice and intact, uncleaned green and earthern patina.

Refferences: See Malloy p. 12, figure 32 for the type.

Ex. Danish Private Collec...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398900
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
A choice Danish Neolithic axe, dating to the period of the Great Buriel Mounts, ca. 3300-2800 BC.

The axe of the thunbutted type with domed broadsides and polished on all sides, except for the rear end. Re-knapped and polished in a later period, near Daggertime.

Size: 17,3 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact for the type, minimal chips to the othervise razor sharp edge. Terrific brown and black patina, very attractive.

Ex. Danish Collecton, comes with ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405651
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
Very large and impressive early Dynastic or pre-dynastic stamp seal, Mesopotamia, ca. late 4th.-early 3rd. millenium BC.

The seal hemispheric, drilled through the top in a greenish-black stone with a high relief engraving of a 4-legged animal.

Size: 30 mm. in diameter and 16,5 mm. high.

Condition: Choice, fine patina and wear but intact.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes a...