Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1359801
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$995.00
Shallow marble bowl with inscription dating to 621 sana = 621 Hedschra, corrosponding to the 13th. century AD.

Very rare and exceptional piece carved in fine white marple. The inscription very beautiful and stands out in the relief.

Size: 27 cm. in diameter and 4,5 cm. high.

Condition: Superb, fine patina.

Ex. German (Rhine) private Collection from W.D., bought in the later 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1278161
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$985.00
On sale, was $1200
An exceptionally crisp Egyptian bronze figure dating to the 1st. millenium BC

Egyptian bronze figure of the god Osiris in mummified form wearing Atef-crown with Uraeus.

Braided beard curved at the tip, holding the royal regalia crock and flail.

Note the exceptional facial expression and details of the cobra ready to strike - all very crisp! An encrustation on the back.

Size: A larger piece, measuring ca. 14 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1403312
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$950.00
An oustanding and extremely rare Excarvated Cobber or Bronze vessel, likely for the storage or liquids, Greater Persia, Late Sassanian-Early Islamic, 6th.-9th. century AD.

An extremely large and most impressive vessel, from Late Antiquity in the Ancient Near East - highly unusual and decorative in any collection of antiquity. Made in solid metal in a fine vase-like shape, with holes for attaching it to chains...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390230
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$950.00
Highly interesting offering dish, Egyptian, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

The piece is from Luxor and purchased on the site in the 1960s. A spectacular piece that we initially sought was made of faiance, but it's very heavy and the terric Sun ray pattern on the back is surely carved, not mould cast. Glazed on the front with green-blue glaze. The back is basically a Sun disc, so a dating around the reign of Akhenaten, 14th. century BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1390218
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$950.00
Ancient Egyptian Ivory carving of a small beaker or Jar, likely Late Period, 1st. millenium BC.

The jar very nicely done with thin walls and a small raised base.

Size: 47 mm in diameter and 38 mm tall.

Condition: Superb, fantastic for such a material, a few thin hairlines and evidence of heavy use in the interiour. Likely once with a lid...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1399492
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$950.00
A wonderful faceted battle axe, from the late battleaxe period, ca. 2400-2000 BC.

A finely made and superbly polished axe in a very attractive and scarcely seen Porphyry.

Size: 13,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, very minimal edge roughness.

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 : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1371782
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$895.00
An elaborate glass flask, Roman, 2nd.-4th. century AD.

A Flask or Vase of a rare form, in a beautiful aubergine-coloured glass, profusely decorated on the entire body of different geomethric forms. Bulbous body and a tall neck. The vessel also with a colar around the base, round pronounced base.

The entire vessel with fine rainbow irridescence.

Size: ca. 10,8 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397685
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$875.00
Extremely rare early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman, 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene from the the Education of Achilles by Chiron.

An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scholar.

Size: 10,7 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397676
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$875.00
Extremely rare early discus shaped type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene with Hercules fighting the Hydra on it's discus. An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scolar.

Size: 11,5 cm.

Condition: Nice for the rare type, a few cracks restored nicely and intact with nothing missing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1399495
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$875.00
Attractive boatshaped battle axe, from the late battleaxe period, ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1397806
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$850.00
Wonderful large vase with a ribbed corpus and the neck with trail decoration, Roman 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Very impressive vase in light green glass, rarely seen in the larger size intact.

Size: 17,5 cm.

Condition: Superb, intact with mild patination.

Provenance: A Rheinland-Pfalz private Collection, Germany, aquired 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1366081
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$850.00
A wonderful matching set of three Mace Heads of the rare claw-shaped type, Bactria, 2nd. millenium BC.

Bactrian bronze egg-shaped mace-heads with spiked sleeves or prongs, Late 2nd Millennium BC. The top of the weapons with narrow edge, the sleeves with small internal tangs for mounting them to a shaft.

Size: Max 6,2 cm. wide and 7,1 cm. high. Choice condition for type, one cleaned, museum style, with a beautiful thin brown patina, the others with green patina and with rem...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1393045
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$850.00
Fine Early Christian bronze lamp, dating to the late Roman - Early Byzantine period, 4th to 6th Century AD. Solid bronze tapered vessel with protruding spout, raised disc foot and extended cross handle.

Condition: Choice, excellent metal and old redish-brown collection patina. Missing filler hole cover and a few tiny pinholes, otherwise intact.

Size: 12,5 cm. in length and 8,5 cm. tall.

Ex. Utzon Frank collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1342151
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$850.00
A good size and attractive danish neolithic dagger, dating to the latest fase in the Danish Neolithic period, socalled Daggertime / dagger-culture, 2000-1800 BC.

The dagger finely made with a distinct square handle and fine knapping details of the late Type II or Type III.

Size: 19,8 cm

Condition: Choice, a minor chip.

Ex. Danish Private collection, sold at public auction, details will be included in the sale.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390086
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$850.00
An elegant and interesting tall hardstone vessel in black stone, of tappering form and one duck-shaped handle, likely dating to the Late Period, 500-100 BC.

The vessel expertly hollowed with quite thin walls and raised rim.

Interestingly, the jar was carved or created out of two fingers from a larger structure, either a statue or perhaps a very large 'two-fingers' amulet(?), made in the 2nd. millenium BC.

Height: 7,8 cm Condition: Choice!

Provenanc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1402199
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$850.00
Interesting and beautiful Wooden fragment of a coffin or Sargophagus, likely dating to the Middle Kingdom, 11th to 12th Dynasty, ca. 2030 to 1640 BC.

The wooden piece covered in a thin layer of gesso and painted in red, black, cream, and white hues with the depiction of 5 men with loincloths walking, in front and above, panels of Hieroglyphs.

Size: ca. 17 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice for the type, much wear and degradation to the wood, which is very light-weig...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398813
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$795.00
An ancient Early Medieval bronze Neck Torc, Baltic Vikings of the Rus, ca. 10th. century AD.

A torc with a terrific patina and of the beautiful Twisted design leaving the part of the Torc that would have rested on the neck smooth. Terminals as stylized animal heads.

Size: 18,2 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Mint, exceptional bright green patina, untouched.

Ex. Old German Collection

This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360219
Senatus Consulto
$795.00
A MARVELOUS LARGE AND SHARP MESOPOTAMIAN CYLINDER SEAL WITH BANKET SCENE, EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, 2900-2350 BC.

The black serpentine seal depicts a seated noble of king in the center, while another figure is at his back pulling out the chair for him to sit. Yet, another figure is offering him foods and drinks. he is likely drinking beer out of a straw. Spearpoints as seperators. Don't mind the cracks in the imprint, the seal is perfect, wax was too sticky.

This seal was once g...