Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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$195.00
A rare and massive European Gate key, Late Medieval, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

A very heavy key with kidney-shaped bow and a very thick stem and bit. Remnants of copper plating on the surface.

Size: 21,3 cm. long and 8,3 cm. wide over the bow! Weight: ca. 300-350 grams.

Condition: Basically intact with very heavy patina and corrosion and loss of metal to the bit.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1276662
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A very rare Ancient Western Asia, likely Bactrian, stamp seal, pyramidal shape light brown stone, dating to 2nd. millenium BC.

A nice seal with an engraving of a lion on the face. Pierced.

Size: 23 mm. high.

Condition: Superb, intact with fine patina.

Provenance: Ex. Egeskov Collection and formerly in a Swedish private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376363
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Rare later Hittite Jasper Stamp seal, Neo-Hittite states of the Levante, ca. 1200-800 BC.

A beautiful gem of a seal, made in red Jasper with fine engravings on handle and knob and the engraving of a bull in the base.

Size: 11-12 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375910
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Ancient Mesopotamia, c. 3000-2000 BC.

Superb quality little limestone amulet of a stylized ram. With nice features, circular designs on body, holed-through vertically for suspension.

Size: 27mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1337602
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1372092
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$185.00
A large North African Red-Ware Oil Lamp, late Roman ca. 4th-5th Century AD.

The lamp with a Gladiator or Soldier depicted hurling something on the discus, heering pattern around. Knob handle and two filling holes. Makers mark on the back

Condition: Choice and intact, even wear to all decorations and fine patination and discolouration from ancient use.

Size: 11,8 cm. long.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1397618
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A rare Islamic iron oil lamp from Nishapur in Western Asia, dating to around 10th-12th cent AD!

A massive and heavy oil lamp with a very large nozzle, giving room for a sizeable wick. Originally the lamp had rings in the center that made it possible to attach it to a chain or mount it on a wall. So probably a lamp for outdoor use or in a large hall. The type is rare today because many items for everyday use were melted and recycled as other items...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1365884
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$185.00
Ancient Egypt, 3rd Intermediate Period, c. 1075 - 712 BC.

Large and impressive diorite Eye of Horus amulet, with a nice speckled mix of minerals, pierced for suspension.

Size: The amulet is massive being 9 mm. thick, 36 mm. long and 26 mm. wide - a substantial piece.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384840
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A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the New Kingdom or slightly prior, 2nd. millenium BC.

A nice scaraboid, carved with two lions 12 mm. A interesting Steatite Scarab with fine Hieroglyphs of c. 10 mm. and a small scarab, fine execution, engraved with a single Lion.

Condition: The Scaraboid intact, the other scarabs with minor chips.

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1380173
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A Roman bronze 'Phalera' Disc Mount, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Cast in relief with the head of Medusa with stylized features, smiling mouth, large eyes, her hair radiating from her face. On the back an iron nail to secure it.

A larger Roman portrait piece, very nice and solid.

Dimensions: 50 mm. wide (diameter) and ca. 25 mm. high.

Condition: Choice and intact with uncleaned patina.

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., Nürnberg, 1958 - 2003...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1358620
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$175.00
A fine and rare blackstone seal, Greco-Persian, 6th.-2nd. century BC.

The seal is rectangular and engraved with a horse.

Size: 2,3 cm.

German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1349483
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$175.00
A beautiful calsified and still glossy Danish neolithic, dating to the Single Grave Period 3rd. mill BC.

The massive axe measuring 16,5 cm and is almost prefectly symmetric made, finely polished broadsides and a sharp edge.



Condition is nearly superb.

Ex international auction house, Svend Danell Collection, ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375843
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$175.00
Luristan Bronze Amulet of a Mountain Goat, 1st. millenium BC.

The Goat finely made with nice details of eyes, horns and loop on it's back.

Size: 4,1 cm. high.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360953
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$175.00
A wonderful stamp seal in cream-coloured stone, Neo-Assyrian, 900-700 BC.

A pyramidal stamp seal, engraved with the image of a mythical animal on the base.

Size: ca. 15 mm wide and 16 mm. high.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409410
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A choice glazed pottery bowl, Islamic, Seljuq Period, likely from Kashan or Transoxiana, 11th.-12th. century AD.

A splendid bowl with creamy glaze and and blue / green decorations. High, thin walls on a narrow base.

Most of the exterior also covered by a thick, beige glaze

Very vivid and beautiful Islamic bowl.

Size: 18,5 x 8 cm - .7,3 x 3,15 inches.

Condition: Choice for type, Intact w. minimal restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1363737
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A larger early square stamp seal in brown Serpentine, Mesopotamia or Northern Syria, Early 3rd. millenium BC.

An attractive seal drilled to be mounted to a string and engraved with astylized figure.

Size: 27 mm. x 24 mm.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359746
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$175.00
Superb large North African Red-Ware Oil Lamp, ca. 4th-5th Century AD.

A large oil lamp depicting a Sirene or Sea-maiden in the discus and symbols around the discus, knob handle and two filling holes.

Fine condition. Completely intact and free from repairs. With some even wear to all decorations and fine patination and discolouration from ancient use

Size: 13,3 cm. long.

Ex. South German Rheinland Collection since 1985.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375929
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AN URARTIAN STONE STAMP SEAL CIRCA 8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.

An important and rare stone seal - typically for Urartu - with stamps (engravings) on all sides.

The seal engraved with columns and winged horses. Loop on top.

Size: 29 mm. tall.

Condition: Intact with some light surface corrosion.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.