Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1257563
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Interesting untranslated hieroglyhic scarab, dating to the 2nd. intermediate period, 1750-1570 BC.

Finely engraved with a variety of symbols.

Size: 11 mm.

Condition: Choice, only very minor chipping.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385202
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A nice seal in glossy red stone, Babylonian, 2nd. mill. BC.

The seal engraved with a presentation scene.

Size: 16 mm.

Condition: Very fine, intact with some even wear.

Ex. US collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360948
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Wonderful intact Serpentine stamp seal, dating to the pre-dynastic Period, 4th/3th. millenium BC.

the seal cone-shaped with an engraved Scorpio on the base and a loop through the middle.

Size: ca. 22 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376042
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A fine seal made in blue glass, made to look like Lapis Lazuli, Neo-Babylonian, likely provincial, 8th.-6th. century BC.

The seal engraved with a typical motif for the period: the great King or Hero fighting a Lion holding a sword.

Size: 19 mm.

Condition: Choice and basicall intact with a few minor chips to the sides.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in M√ľnich, Germany.
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An elaborate renaissance Iron key, for a heavy door or a large chest, 16th. century AD.

The key of very solid design with a heavy shaft with wide collars and a large discus in the center of the bow.

Size: 14 cm and weighing nearly 86 grams.

Condition: Superb and intact with sound metal.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1194266
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A nice and interesting cylinder seal in green stone from Mesopotamia, 2nd. millenium BC.

The seal depicts two figures by an alter, one is holding an offer vessel.

Size: 17 mm.

Condition: Choice
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1394929
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SCARCE STEATITE STONE SCARAB, ENGRAVED WITH THE DOUBLE CARTOUCHE OF THUTMOSE III, NEW KINGDOM, Thutmose III, ruled 1479-1425 BC

Nice larger scarab with detailed Hieroglyphs for thutmose III / Thutmosis III, interesting with the two Cartouches and the double Ureaus. Comes with hard impression.

Size: c. 22 mm. long, longitudially pierced.

Condition: Nice, smaller loss to the lower bottom surface.

Ex. Swedish Private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1319834
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Fine pottery in shiny blue and black, likely Kashan, ca. 12th. century AD.

The bowl finely decorated over the entire surface.

Size: ca. 18 cm. wide and 9 cm. high

Condition: Very fine, unfortunely a few breaks were restored with some sticky paint, but a bowl with much original crackled glace and beautiful gloss!

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413188
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A marvelous bronze dagger with Azurite and green patina, late bronze age, South Caspian Sea area, late 2nd.- early 1st. millenium BC.

A fine dagger with a pointy, triangular blade, very broad at the base. Blade with a diamond shabed cross-section.

Size: 31,5 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, exceptional azurite and green patina. Roughness to the edges and slight bend but fine metal and sound.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1403181
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Rare ancient Roman glass flask, with a lovely patina, Circa A.D. 100-300.

Very impressive measuringing a stunning 19 cm. in height and made with two sections, body and neck.

Condition: Nearly Superb, very sound glass for the type and with a particularly fine light blue metalic and gold iridescence! Very tiny pinhole at the base

Provenance: Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1411757
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An exceptional pottery dish, Islamic and likely from the Bamiyan region, ca. 12th. century AD

A beautiful dish in opaque white ground with torqouise and black decoration. Incised sgraffiato design under glaze in the shape of medallions or flowers and a central floral petal.

Condition: Intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375813
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A superb large bronze figure, Ancient Near East, Islamic period, ca. 10th. century.

The bronze figure with two foreparts of Felines, perhaps Lions, finely patinated bronze, Seljugs of Khorassan.

Size: ca 8 cm. long, 4,6 cm. high. Weight: 91,55 grams.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1397943
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Fine epresentation of a standing God on an Egyptian antiquity!

It's painted with the figure (of Anubis) standing with a staff. Lines in black and red, blue and brown, all on yellow background.

Size: 7,8 cm. long and 4,2 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, small piece missing below.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1334584
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Superb Egyptian Faience Shabti, with long inscription in Hieroglyphs, c. 500-400 B.C.

A larger and very beautiful shabti in faiance with an exceptionally beautiful colour - Torquise-green and glossy with a fine patina.

The inscription is readable and clear for the specialist but we haven't had it translated yet and it will reveal some exciting informations!

Size: ca. 11 cm. high.

Condition: Superb!

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405073
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Exceptional massive stamp seal, carved in fine translucent and slightly bluish Calchedon, Neo-Babylonian, 7th.-6th. century BC. Large for the type.

A hardstone ellipsoid stamp seal with design depicting a standing bearded robed male, worshipper or perhaps a priest, facing the Alter on which the mushhushu-dragon is reclining, symbols of Marduk and Nabu.

Size: 31 mm. tall and unusually large!

Condition: Superb or about so.

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