Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1397793
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$250.00
Rare and interesting pottery head of a Nubian, Egypt, late 1st. millenium BC.

The head with features of an African man, made in the Late to Greek Period, ca. 3th.-1st. century BC.

Size: 6 cm. tall

Condition: Fragmentary but with head finely preserved and uncleaned.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1398162
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$250.00
Superb scarab dating to the Second Intermediate Period, 1786-1567 BC.

A well-composed piece with symethric spirals all around an ankh or heart.

This scarab is superb for style and execution and at the same time it's finely patinated and preserved.

Size: 19 mm.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390988
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$250.00
A rare and very interesting Egyptian stone Phallic pendant, likely dating to the Late Period - Roman period, later 1st. millenium BC.

Phallic shape and finely polished in a hard black stone, perhaps Serpentinite. A lock or loop for wearing this a pendant on top.

Size: 39 mm.

Condition: Superb!

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer, travelling in Egypt in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1378377
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$250.00
A very choice and fully wearable silver seal ring, Greece, 5th.-2nd. century BC.

The bezel engraved with a standing figure, interesting archaic style.

Ring-Size: 19 mm. US size 9-9 1/8

Ex. Collection of Dr. Grözinger, Germany, before 1962.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1376762
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$250.00
RARE LARGER GREEK MARBLE FRAGMENT OF BUILDING ELEMENT, FROM ATHENS AGORA 1960

Interesting very old collection Marble fragment of the Athens Agora, dating 6th.-3nd. century BC.

The piece with fine carved details. With old collection sticker and ink writing. Looks like a piece of a base.

Size: 12 cm. wide and 8 cm. high ca. 6,5 cm. thick.

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., Nürnberg, 1958 - 2003. Part of older collection of Hans Piehler (1874 - 1961)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1223541
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$250.00
A rare bone carving of a standing man with long beard and fine dress, Sumerian, 3rd. millenium BC.

The carving very sensitively done with fine archaic style details.Old collectors number on the reverse.

Size: 45-46 mm. high.

Condition: Choice and basically intact. Some corrosion on the back and contact-marks. Ex European Private Collection, Hirsch sale 2013.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1319871
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$250.00
RARE POTTERY DISH, CENTRAL-WESTERN ASIA, CA. 11TH. CENTURY AD.

Size: This dish measure 16,5 cm. wide.

A beautifuly made dish, decorated with a star-shaped decoration with 6 rays, done in black and white on a red ground.

Condition: Choice, very minor restoration to the rim at one point, othervise nice with complete and original glace.

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1307626
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$250.00
Reduced, was $350
FINE POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN AND BLACK DECORATIONS, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A fine larger bowl decorated with elements in bright green and black on a white ground. A Swastika in the center, Ghazanavid Dynasty of Western Asia, 11th.-12th. century.

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

Condition: Choice, a restored section of the wall, but othervise in original untouched condition, thus rare.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1320448
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$250.00
FINE POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN AND BROWN DECORATIONS, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A beautiful bowl decorated with stylized element in different shades of green and brown line.

Size: ca 192 mm. wide and 73 mm. deep.

Condition: Choice condition for type with some restoration, nicely done. Fine and original glossy glace overall.

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1320458
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$250.00
Reduced, was $395
FINE POTTERY BOWL, TRANSOXIANA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A beautiful larger bowl with a typical Islamic decoration in shades of brown below the rim, done on a cream ground. Attractive!

Size: ca 202 mm. wide and c. 80 mm. deep.

Condition: Choice condition for type, restored from a few larger pieces with joints retouched. Othervise fine original glace.

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1320461
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$250.00
A fine bowl decorated with Torquise glace on a cream ground - Very attractive. Tranoxiana, Samanid Dynasty style, 10th.-11th. century AD

Size: ca 174 mm. wide and 70 mm. deep.

Condition: Choice, area of restoration but with much original glace overall. Wonderful iridiscent shine to the surface and a lot of fine crackles!

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361280
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$250.00
A beautiful decorated Islamic bronze belt plaque, 10th.-12th. cent.

The belt plque round decorated with and extremely fine infinity symbol, very complicated and attractive. Likely Persian from Khorasan.

Size: 47 mm.

Condition: Superb, fine brownish patina, very sharp.

Ex. Important Danish Private Collection, bought in the Ancient Near East in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330744
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$250.00
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 : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1322250
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$250.00
A finely made smaller bronze jar or wine cup, dating to the Achaemenid Dynasty of Western Asia, 7th.-4th. BC.

A beautifully patinated jar in vase shaoe, with nice concenthric lines.

Size: 85 mm. wide and 75 mm. high.

Condition: Choice for type with fine patina and encrustations. Completely intact and of sound metal.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1378384
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$250.00
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 : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1350136
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$250.00
Fine ancient Agate Stamp seal, Persian, datin g to the 1st. mill. BC!

The seal finely polished and attractive in an agate stone, engraved with a ram and birds, and pierced for attachment to a string.

Size: ca. 14 mm.

Ex. Egeskov collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375912
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$250.00
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 : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376359
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$250.00
High quality Levantine Pyramidal stamp seal, Neo-Hittite kingdoms, ca. 10th.-8th. century BC.

The seal is carved in a very attractive and unusual semiprecious stone, it looks a bit like Jade / Nephrite and is very hard. Stone glossy, and mottled green with lighter inclusions.

The seal itself engraved with a fine winged Bull, likely Tilla which is a bull-god in the Hurrian and Hittite pantheons, the attendant and mount of the weather god Teshub...