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 #1413189
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$225.00
A very attractive bronze dagger, Caspian Sea / Caucasian type, ca. 1000 BC

A finely shaped handle and well-proportioned dagger. The handle was made to take inlays of bone or stone, now lost. The blade thick tappering to sharper edges.

Size: 29,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, with a fine red and green patina.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection of ancient weapons.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1353291
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$200.00
POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN GLACE, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A high bowl, almost cone shaped and nice for the type. Eastern part of the ancient Samanid Empire, around the Bamiyan region.

Size: 16,9 x 7,8 cm

Condition: Choice for type with much original glaze, hairline cracks professionally restored. Terrific shine to the glace!

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361279
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$195.00
A very rare and interesting large Islamic bronze pendant, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD.

The pendant heart-shaped and decorated with two birds, on the reverse Islamic caligraphy. Likely Persian from Khorasan.

Size: 60 mm.

Condition: Choice, fine brownish patina, some wear from use to the backside.

Ex. Important Danish Private Collection, bought in the Ancient Near East in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1342150
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$195.00
A carefully formed thick firestone in a fine grained stone.

On one side there are traces of use, where sparks were struck to light fires, in combination with an iron striker.

Unusually large measuring 14,5 cm. in length. It's perfectly carved as an oval with a groove in the middle to be carried in a rope. It's finely grinded and polished in an attractive brown hardstone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1424165
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$195.00
Interesting and typical large specimen of broadbladed silex axes, imitating the celts of the early European bronzeage, made in South East Denmark, during Late Neolithic period, ca. 1800 BC.

The axe unpolished and with visible seams, typical grey-brown Danien silex of Lolland/Falster region and beautiful patina from 4000 years of buriel. Outswayed blade that looks the blade of a bronze celts.

Size: 16 cm.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1424176
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$195.00
A nice small and compact type of Danish boatshaped battle axe, from the late battleaxe period, ca. 2400-2000 BC.

A battle axe with wider projections at the shafthole. One end blunt to function as a hammer. Very elegant axe.

Size: 10,3 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, some corrosion.

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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1424174
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$195.00
A beautiful and rare Danish silex (flint) Axe from the Daggertime, a Late Danish Neolithic period, ca. 2200-1800 BC.

The axe likely imitates the large bronzeaxes from Early European bronzeage. Partly polished broadsides with unpolished sides, in family with the daggers of the late period with visible seams. Very attractive and high quality Silex, patinated tones of brown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1379794
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$195.00
A larger Coptic Tunic Insertion, Egypt 4th to 6th century AD.

The weaving is finely detailed and shows an unidentified symbol in a square with decorated border. Mounted behind glass in a black frame, so it's ready to display and very attractive.

Size: ca. 16 cm. high and 16 cm. wide for the weaving itself, the frame is ca. 25,6 cm. x 25,6 cm.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, comes with provenance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1337834
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$195.00
Isis with the Horus child faiance figural amulet in a choice condition, Egyptian Late Period (ca. 712–332 BC).

A nice quality amulet, made in torquise blue-faience. Depicted is the goddess Isis seated on a throne, holding the Horus child in her lap. Suspension loop behind. On a rectangular base. Finely moulded with tiny details.

Size: 29 mm.

Condition: Choice.

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought 1972 from the Collection of Prof...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1398256
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$195.00
Egyptian faiance figure of Bes, Late Period, likely the Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 BC).

Faiance figure of Bes, the Dwarf-god. With the refined classical features of the late period in Egyptian art.

Size: 38 mm. incl. the costum made stepped Podium. The figure is permanently mounted and the base of the figure is embedded into the podium.

Condition: Headdress lost, a minor chips. Finely patinated and from an old collection.

Ex. Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1392140
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$195.00
A large and superb colour faiance Amulet of a Baboon with a staff, one of the Sons of Horus, late period, ca. 650-300 BC.

Made in the attractive bright Torquise colour!

Size: 43 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb!

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384837
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$195.00
A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the New Kingdom or slightly prior, 2nd. millenium BC.

A rare faiance scaraboid, shaped as a hedgehog(?) with geomethric pattern, c. 9 mm. A rare Steatite Scarab with fine Hieroglyphs of Horus Falcon and more, c. 10 mm. and a earlier Geomethric style Steatite Scarab.

Superb lot of undamaged seals.

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1417458
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$195.00
High quality Steatite stone scarab, Egypt, New Kingdom, 16th.-11th. cent. BC.

A splendid scarab with fine naturalistic engravings of the beetle and a nice clear and interesting seal with two Cobras and the Ankh symbol.

Size: 17 mm.

Condition: Choice, finely patinated.

Ex. Egeskov fine Arts, Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1417455
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$195.00
A beautifully engraved Scarab seal with a Sphinx, Egyptian, dating to the New Kingdom 16th.-11th. cent. BC.

The scarab well-modelled with a particularly fine and interesting seal engraving with a Sphinx and the feathers of Maa, likely a praise to the Pharao.

Size: c. 15 mm.

Condition: Very nice, a few minor chips. Ex. Egeskov Fina Arts / Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1337602
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$195.00
Reduced, was $295
Choice Egyptian Jasper amulet from the Haeberlin inventory, dating ca. 700-300 BC.

The amulet is mounted to a plexi base, marked 730 in the ES collection, description card included in the pictures.

Size: 31 mm. high (40 mm. incl. the costum base)

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought 1958 from the Collection of Prof. Haeberlin, from an older collection, and brought back with missionnaires in the 19th. century.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384838
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$195.00
A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Earlier Geomethric styles Steatite Scarab.

Nice lot of three undamaged scarabs!

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1362613
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$195.00
A fine Sassanian glass bottle, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

An intact green glass bottle very attractive and quite scarce. The bottle with a tapering neck.

Size: 76 mm. high.

Condition: Superb with fine silver irridescence!

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection, bought in the Near East in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1148695
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$195.00
A beautyful middle Assyrian cylinder seal, dating c. 1400-1200 BC.

The seal is carved with the image of tweo winged horses - one slightly smaller than the other so possibly either male or female or a female with her foal.

Size: 25 mm. x 9 mm.

Condition: Superb, w. most of green glace still intact.

Ex. Swedish private collection, assembled in the 1960s from older European collections.