Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412894
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A beautiful battle axe, Luristan type, but likely made further north east in the Caspian Sea area, ca. 2000-1600 BC.

The axe with a greatly outswayed and sharp edge and a small socket with a knob on the back.

Size: 10,5 cm. long and the blade is 7,2 cm. wide at the edge.

Condition: Choice, nice specimen with green patina, good metal, some cleaning marks.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412882
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A beautiful and very compact battle axe or adze, Caspian Sea area / Turkmenistan ca. 2000-1600 BC.

The axe or adze heavy for it's size broad with 'hanging' edge and another horisontal edge at the rear.

Size: 10 cm. long and more than 4 cm. wide, 6 cm. tall. Weight is nearly 500 grams.

Condition: Choice, some heavy cleaning, leaving an attractive patina but with some scratches as seen in the pictures.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413191
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An attractive and scarce bronze dagger with exceptional 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 raised central midrib.

Size: 27,5 cm. long.

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

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1414410
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An interesting bronze dagger of Stiletto design, later 2nd.-early 1st. millenium BC.

A large crescent behind the blade, points to Amlash or at least the greater Caspian Sea area as the location of the making. A finely made narrow weapon for stabing, once with bone or stone inlays in the handle. Very rare type.

Size: 26 cm. long.

Condition: Very fine and intact with deep red and green patina.

Ex. Danish Private CDollection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413383
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An interesting Canaanite or Mesopotamian tanged bronze dagger dating to 1500-1000 BC.

A flat, cast triangular blade, tapering to the point. 4 rivets remain from the handle that was attached in antiquity.

Sizes: 27,5 cm - 10,8 inches.

Condition: Choice, with smalle nicks and roughness to the edge. Earthern deposits and encrustations. Nice green and red bronze patina.

Ex. Private Collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393652
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Pointed aryballos decorated with fine symethric brown slip decoration, Protocorinthian aryballos. Corinthian style 675-625 B.C., but made in Cyprus witha typical Cypriot decoration.

Awesome condition vessel with fine proportions and great warm decoration.

Size: 57 mm. tall.

Condition: Choice, miniature chip to the rim, mentioned only to be correct, it's really unimportant...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1335054
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Interesting unidentified white stone stamp seal, Western Asia, late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC.

Most possible Elamite or BMAC.

The seal is rectangular with a diamond cross section and engraved on both sides with a horned bull and a large bird, likely an Eagle, caugth in mid air with wings spread, looks like it's in an attacking mode.

Size: 31 mm. long and 24 mm. broad. Pierced.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Old US collection, sold at Hirsch years ago...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1412908
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A large terracotta lamp with eagle, Roman, ca. 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

The lamp with a roman military style eagle on the discus, with it's wings spread, typically used in the army.

Size: 12,4 cm. in lenght, 8,4 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice! Completely intact with much smooth wear and attractive patina.

Ex. Swedish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305544
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Reduced, was $350
FINE GREEK BLACK GLAZED KOTHON, GNATHIAN WARE, 4TH. CENTURY BC.

The vessel very attractive with a fine decoration at the neck.

Height: 10,9 cm.

Condition: Choice. Tiny chip at rim mended, othervise completely intact.

Ex. German Collection of H.S., bought between 1971-1998.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1349486
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Attractive Danish neolithic dagger, dating to late 2nd mill BC. The dagger a later type with defined handle in black and amber flint.

Fine workmanship to the blade with micro knapping.

Size: 139 mm.

Condition: Choice, minor roughness to the point...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1415676
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A very rare and interesting stamp seal of quality bone or tusk, Greek period of the Levante, ca. 4th. century BC.

A beautifully carved and polished smaller stamp seal of semi-globular shape and wthe engraving of a stagg on it's face. The medium fully polished and now attractively patinated and the relief is deep.

Size: 12 x 10 mm.

Condition: Complete and intact, very rare for an ancient bone artifact. With the typical natural hairline cracks

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1357727
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A very attractive vessel, perhaps for oil or oinments., Roman, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vessel in very attractive blue-green glass with fine silverish irridescence.

Height: 94 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: From a German, Bavarian private Collection of A.L.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413876
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A superb large stamp seal in , with a mythical beast engraved on it's face, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

Fine almost round seal in a superb quality smoky Chalcedon gem stone with a sharp engraving of a mythical beast with wings, perhaps a Pegasus, on it's face.

Size: 23-34 mm. wide and perhaps 19 mm. high.

Ex. Egeskov Collection, an important and rare collection of Sassanian seals, handpicked over 30 years of collecting. Ex...
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A beautiful Latten bronze spoon w Pine finial, England, 16th. cent.

The spoon very elegant with an oval bowl and the pine finial. Interestingly a clear makers mark of three spoons or keys in the upper side of the bowl. Made in Latten - an alloy of bronze.

Size: 15,6 cm.

Condition: Choice, remnants of old silvering on the bowl and mark from contemporary repiar during use on the handle.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1377693
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A superb Levantine stamp seal, late 2nd.- early 1st. mill. BC.

A fine seal made in a black and glossy stone with an elaborately carved handle. The seal engraved with a winged bull with it's head turned back.

Size: ca. 19 mm. tall and 13 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, some wear.

Ex Private collection, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1412026
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A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Central Asia - Bamiyan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1412025
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A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Central Asia - Bamiyan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with asymethic band and center decorated with a Bird and floral patterns.

Condition: Superb. Fine patina still with earthern encrustations.

Size: 9,5 cm. wide and approx 4,2 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquities market of the ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1338593
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Rare Greco-Persian bronze lance with intact iron rivet. The fact that the rivet is iron and the design would place this bronze lance rather late in the 1st. millenium BC, likely around 800-600 BC

The lance is very attractive with fine dark green patina.

Size: ca. 28 cm.

Condition: Choice - minimal chip to one side of the socket and light cleaning in parts, very attractive with intact iron rivet.

Provenance: Johan Dæhnfeldt collection of ancient...