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 #1375912
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A fine larger greenstone rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16TH - 12TH century BC.

An impressive seal with the image of a large Tree on one side and ancient Luwian or related text on the other side. Pierced for suspension.

Size: ca. 25 mm. long and 20 mm. wide and 14 mm. thick.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398556
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Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st. century AD. The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a standing Cupid, playing a flute on the discus. Finely stamped with 'the foot' workshop mark, well known workshop, central Rome, 1st. cent. AD

Size: 9 cm.

Condition:Choice, some wear to handle and decoration, but intact.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1398195
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A fine pair of Roman Gold Earrings, dating ca. 2nd.-4th. cnetury AD.

These earrings are matching, and made with small curving shields as decoration.

Size: 12 mm. for each.

Condition: Choice and wearable

Provenance: Old Rheinland-Pfalz (Germany) collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1285632
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A FINE BRONZE SHORT SWORD BLADE WITH MEDIUM LONG TANG, WESTERN ASIA, 1800-1400 BC.

An extremely fine condition tanged bronze short sword with proniment shoulders and a blade with a diamondshaped crosssection. Commonly termed 'Luristani' by collectors, but from the broader Western Asia area.

Size: 36 cm.

Condition: Superb for type, wonderful smooth dark green patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1390370
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A very rare and quite amazing amulet in dark blue almost black glass, late period, 2nd. part of the 1st. millenium BC.

The amulet shaped as a the Djet pillar in a rather crude execution in this very rarely seen and difficult medium in Egypt.

Size: 62 mm. tall and 2,7 mm. wide

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer, traveling in Egypt in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1420107
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Period of Assyrian dominance in Syria-Cappadocia, ca. 1600-1200 BC.

Interesting provincial depiction of a male and female divinity, spear star and zig-Zag symbols in the field. Perhaps also a spear.

Size: 23 mm.

Ex. Karl Jakob Müller, Frankfurt, aquired between 1959 and 1977.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1420134
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A superb condition, top style Mesopotamian serpentine cylinder seal, dating Jemdet Nasr period, 3300-2900 BC.

The seal beautyfully carved with stylized motifs, incl what looks like eyes, a typical form from this period.

Size: 22 mm. long and 11-12 mm. thick.

Condition: Superb! Intact w. a wonderful old patina

Ex. Karl Jakob Müller, Frankfurt, aquired between 1959 and 1977.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305571
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A fine style ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger with a long narrow blade, and an integral folded handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca 33 cm.

Condition: Choice, nearly superb, fine dark green patina. Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1422465
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An superb Silex Axe from the early Daggertime, Late Danish Neolithic period, ca. 2400-2200 BC.

- The thin-butted axe, superbly polished on all sides to an almost glass-like degree, with a razor sharp edge or bit. High quality Silex, patinated in a deep greyish brown colour.

Size: 12,3 cm.

Condition: Superb, near pristine condition.

Very scarce in this condition and colour

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1378384
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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 large - 4 cm. tall and weighing 41,6 grams. It's cast with two heads and a loop between them. The seal being round and engraved with a Sun or star symbol.

Condition: Choice, exceptional red and green patina, but can be further cleaned with good result.

Ex. Collection of Dr. Grözinger, Germany, before 1962.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1421455
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A terrific bottle with metalic blue irridescence and a fine quality uncorroded glass, a gem! Roman, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Nice bell shape and folded rim, fantastic colour.

Size: ca. 9 cm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Galerie Alte Röme and before in the private collection of Prof. Dr. Ritschel.
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.

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 : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1420137
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A scarce and interesting Neo-Assyrian cylinder seal, ca. 9th.-7th. BC.

The seal is carved in a wonderful cream hard stone, showing a contest scene of a four-winged hero in the centre, flanked by two mythical 4-legged beast with birds heads, which he grasps.

Wonderful depiction and a nice seal for the Neo-Assyrian period!

Size: 13-14 mm.

Condition: Choice, high relief with a fine imprint.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1335770
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A larger unpolished neolithic axe, dating to 3rd.4th mill. BC

The axe unpolished with a broad blade and some nice carving (knapping) details, incl, finely worked edges.

Size: 172 mm.

Condition: Choice, minor roughness to the edges. Wonderfull vivid mottled brown patina.



Important:
This item comes with a standard export license issued by Danish Ministry of Culture, when shipped outside Denmark...
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An late renaissance or baroque period Iron Padlock, European, ca. 16th.-17th. century.

Cast and wrought lock. Very beautiful with an arched moveable part and a keyhole at one end. The lock was cobber braized or plated in the renaissance manor and much cobber can still be spotted in parts of the surface (see pictures).

Size: 13,5 cm. long and around 7 cm. high.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1398254
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Decorative figurine Cock, Later Period to Ptolemaic Period, Dynasty 26 or later (664–30 BC).

A nice, well-modelled bronze figurine, which capture the essense of the animal, attachment loop at the back.

Size:ca. 50 mm. long and weighing 44 grams.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330744
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Reduced, was $350
A superb rare bracelet, Luristan, 800-600 BC

The bracelet made for a man and perhaps a warrior, thick goat head terminals and the bracelet itself decorated with lines and spikes or knobs.

Size: 75 cm. wide. Weight ca. 81 grams

Condition: Heavy red and green patina and uncleaned.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386754
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A scarce early Roman lamp of the Loeschcke IV type, decorated with Amor and name of workshop or maker. Dark brown slip. Dating 2nd. century A.D.

An interesting and beautiful simple lamp with a fine depiction of Eros or Amor on the discus.

Size: 98 mm.

Condition: Choice, minimal chip to the back, othervise perfect.

Ex Hôtel Drouot, Paris, formerly in a French Private Collection, ca. 1970.