Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1399602
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An superb mint condition Silex Axe from the Daggertime, Late Danish Neolithic period, ca. 2400-2000 BC.

A scarce Adze made to be mounted horisotically to the shaft. Very skillful knapping with fine seams on all edges, the bit knapped concave for woodworking purposes. Very attractive and high quality Silex, patinated in the finest red and gream brown colour.

Size: 15,5 cm., one of the best axes, we've seen of this type ever...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1422980
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A wonderful solid silver Bracelet from the Caucasian area, dating to the 1st. millenium BC.

A heavy silver armring evolving into a huge spiral, very complicated and beautiful silverwork for the period.

Size: ca. 7,1 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1399834
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A nice slender type of boatshaped battle axe, from the late battleaxe period, ca. 2400-2200 BC.

A finely made battle axe with great lines and curves, boat-shaped and highly polished. Very elegant axe.

Size: 15,4 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with no chips, rough surfaces.

Ex. Danish Collection, comes with COA.

This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped outside Denmark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1420396
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A superb silver ring, Roman 2nd century A.D.

A nice broad silver ring with an orange carnelian goval intaglio with Victoria, crowned by a tropaeum.

Ring-Size(inner diameter): ca. 17 mm.

Condition: Choice, w slightly rough setting and intaglio but intact and wearable. Fine sound silver, lightly toned.

Ex Hirsch Nachf. Auction 325, 2017, Lot 546.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1361484
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An interesting very large Grey-Ware vessel, with three handles, Amlash, ca. 1100-900 AD.

The vessel from the ancient makers of the famous spouted jars in the region (city) of Amlash.

Finely sculptured vessel with three large handles and a full body and narrow base. With small Spout.

Size: 27,5 cm. high and 25 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1376646
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A substantial and impressive glass bottle, Roman Empire, 1st.-3rd. cent. AD.

The bottle in dark green glass with a globular body, long neck and folded round lip. The piece with an exceptional thick silver irridescence!

Size: ca. 13,2. cm. tall.

Conditionm: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection, with auction provenance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1316708
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Impressive patinated Danish neolithic offeraxe, dating to the Time of the Great Buriel-mounts, c. 3000 BC.

The axe is very broad and quite long, of a transitional type of large flintaxes, made for ritual or buriel purpose in the middle-later Neolithic period, just prior to the Single Grave period.

A thinbutted type with exceptional pinky and grey patina.

Fine symethric work with nice stiching (seams).

Size: c. 220 mm. long and 90 mm. wide at the max...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1378389
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Interesting Roman seal ring with an octagonally shaped Bezel with intaglio, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The Ring with a finely carved intaglio of RockCrystal, showing the image of a fine lady or godess seated, beside her an Amphora and on the other side a storck - good style, the impression does not do it justice!.

Ring-size: ca. 20 mm.

Ex Hirsch 213, 2001, Los Nr. 562.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1424168
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Highly attractive boatshaped battle axe, from the late battleaxe period, ca. 2400-2000 BC.

A finely made battle axe with great lines and curves, boat-shaped and very attractive. One end blunt to function as a hammer.

Size: 11,5 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, minor roughness to the edges.

Ex. Danish Collection, comes with COA.

This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped outside Denmark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397683
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Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a scene with Hercules with bow and club on the discus. Very high relief! Finely stamped with makers or workshop name: CIVA.ALE(?)

Size: 10,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, a crack repaired othervise intact with nothing missing.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405644
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A very rare and important stamp seal, carved from glass, likely Achamenid, 7th.-5th. century BC.

The round seal carved with a knob handle and drilled through the knob. The seal depicts a mythical fight between a lion and a stagg or antilope.

Size: 19 mm. tall and 19 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, very tiny loss to the seal plate.

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

Comes with collectors own notes and photos...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397368
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A very interesting and quite rare depiction of animal versus Gladiators fight in the Collosseum, late 1st.-early 2nd. century AD.

The fine pottery lamp depicts a scene of Gladiatorial combat on it's discus: A gladiator is spearing a Lion, his comrade is dead beneath him and above him other feline predators!

Size: 11,3 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection, bought in 1972 at M├╝ntzen und Medallien, Svitzerland...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398661
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$475.00
A very large carinated pottery Jar, Germany, 8th.-10th. cent.

A fine Early Medieval pottery jar in a superb and remarkable condition for it's type and large size. A carianated jar in greyware that is similar in shape to a Migration-period carinated jar from Loxsted, tLittst├╝cke, District of Cuxhaven, published.

Our piece is from an old German Collection and came with an old tag from the collection, dating it to the 10th.-11th. century - we think it could be older.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1379261
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$475.00
A finely made Roman glass bottle, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

A large and rare bottle which have survived the ages in remarkable intact condition for type and size! The bottle with a funnel-shaped mouth and a thick body.

The bottle measure ca. 16,3 cm. in height, so a large piece!.

Condition: Superb, finely preserved with nice larger patches of irridescence and som uncleaned earthern encrustation.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405946
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$475.00
A very rare and important Scaraboid, inscribed, Phoenician, 9th.-7th. century BC.

Highly interesting seal made of black stone, perhaps serpentine, in the stylized Scarab shape, inspired from the Egyptian Scarabs and Scaraboids.

The is inscribed with a two line inscription, including what looks like Phoenician type of Hieroglyphs, untranslated.

Size: 18 mm. x 14 mm.

Condition: Choice! Quite sharp and intact.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1387057
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Greece, Hellenistic Period, ca. 2nd. century BC.

A utilitarian, buff vessel with a wide, well-defined shoulder, a round, slightly flared foot, a conical neck, a thick mouth, and a ribbed strap handle. The lagynos is an ancient form designed to hold oil (in smaller form) or, as this one, wine. This is a beautiful example of a rare form.

Height: 17,2 cm. and 18,6 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection, 1955-1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1369582
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$475.00
A superb mummy-bead mask, Egyptian, Late Period, ca. 664-535 BC.

In very fine bright colors of dark green, blod-red, black, orange and white, with a fringe of blue and green faience tube beads. Fine quality ancient beads, re-strung into original configuration and shows a face of the deceased. It would have been attached to the facial area of the Mummy.

Size: 14 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb, perfect intact condition, no loose or missing beads. Ex. Old Dutch ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402584
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$475.00
An interesting and very rare tanged bronze sword with elaborate handle, Ancient Near East dating to later 2nd. mill BC.

The sword a South Caspian Sea type, commonly labelled 'Luristani' by collectors and dealers.

The sword with a superb openwork guard and an intact lower part of handle and a short tang to take a handle of bone or wood. The prominent midrib tapers to the cutting edges, sharp point.

The sword measure 42,5 cm in length.

Condition: Cho...