Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393561
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$375.00
Ancient Greece, Cyprus, early 1st millennium BC.

A lovely wheel-thrown pottery plate or low bowl with a round base, wide walls, and applied handles with loops for hanging.

The underside is adorned with several sets of concentric circles, the rim and handles with sections of thin linear bands, and the interior with wide, swirled circles, all in black slip.

Size: 12 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1379036
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$375.00
BLACKWARE POTTERY LEBES GAMIKOS, PROBABLY SOUTH ITALIAN, LATE FIFTH-FOURTH CENTURY B.C.

Of cylindrical tapered form above a circular foot and with upright handles; the flat cover with finial.

A rare and unusual type!.

Size: ca. 10 cm. tall.

Ex Marta Bryl, Paris, 2009 and Ex Collection A.Z. Schweiz.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386499
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$375.00
A beautiful ancient Greek Apulian net Lekythos, dating to approximately 350 B.C.

The bottle with disc base, spherical body, elegant neck and collared rim, a small loop handle arches from the neck to the shoulder of the piece. Decorated with black net pattern.

Pieces such as this were used for storing perfumes and othe valuable cosmetics in antiquity.

Height: 19 cm. tall!

Condition: Choice, repair to neck and handle, small chips, othervise intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1120656
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A very rare beautyful scarab, carved in black hardstone, possibly onyx, dating to late period, 7th.-3rd. cent. BC.

The scarab is carved and polished with the image of a running dog stylized and very artful. The beetle is very beatyfully carved as well.

Size: 17 mm.

Condition Superb! Some smooth wear and sedimant in the recesses.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1399955
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A choice larger polished thickbutted Danish Neolithic axe dating c. 3000-2500 BC.

The axe is polished on both side leaving the smaller edges or sides unpolished. A symethric and beautifully polished axe with a fine ancient greyish patina. The axe has been in several old collection hence the different collection numbers in black and red ink.

The thickbutted axes began to replace the thinbutted types in the last part of the 4th mill...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398900
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$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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375844
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A large and impressive bronze seal with Zoomorphic handle in the shape of two bird heads, early 1st. mill. BC.

The seal very large - 5 cm. tall and weighing 56 grams. Its cast with two heads and a loop between them. The seal being round and engraved with a single symbol.

Condition: Superb, exceptional red and green patina.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1375740
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A jevellery Pendant in Gold, rombic shape with inserted garnet, Byzantine, 6th.-8th. century AD.

The hanger very attactive and could be used in a necklace, with a loop at the top.

Size: 2,3 cm. (0,77 grams)

Ex collection of Ö.S., Nordrhein-Westfalen in Germany, since 1979
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388004
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An exceptional collection of rare faceted and tubular Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd.-1st. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful faceted and tubular beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 41 cm. in a single row, 20,5 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre 1492 item #1307625
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$350.00
Reduced, was $450
LARGE POTTERY BOWL WITH BLACK AND WHITE DECORATIONS, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A fine larger bowl with stylized Cufic elements in black on a white ground. Ghazanavid or Earlier.

Size: 235 mm. wide and 85 mm. deep.

Condition: Choice, limited restoration for type and age.
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 #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 #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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1401076
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$350.00
An outstanding chisel, dating to Singlegrave time, c. 2800-2400 B.C.

The chisel measure 157 mm. and is nicely balanced with a slighty curving shape. The chisel is polished approx halfway up on each side leaving the rest unpolished with visible knapping details. It's patinated in a marvelous reddish-brown colour.

A very attractive chisels of a good size and scarce with this fine patina.

Condition: Choice, sharp bit.

Ex. Danish Collection, comes with a...
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 : 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 : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1285633
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$350.00
A SUPERB BRONZE SHORT SWORD BLADE WITH A SHORT TANG FOR THE HANDLE, WESTERN ASIA, AREA OF TURKMENISTAN/UZBEKISTAN CA. 1200-800 BC.

A late and attractive large tanged bronze sword with a medium size tang and a prominent mid-rib, triangular blade.

Size: 39 cm.

This sword of a main ancient type is in exceptional condition and quality. Very good metal with a wonderful water coloured, dark green patina.

Ex. Large Danish Private Collection of ancient weapo...
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.