Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375910
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$195.00
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 : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376363
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$195.00
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 : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1379202
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$195.00
A pair of nice earrings, one with a green and one with a blue stone, Late Roman-Byzantine, 4th.-6th. century AD.

Size: ca. 3,3 cm. in diameter for each ring.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1321287
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A bronze ring with nice quality garnet intaglio, Fine Roman style, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The intaglio with the image of a standing eagle, holding spear? and a wreath in it's beak. A fine reprsentation of Roman Military might at the height of the imperial period.

Ringsize: 17mm by 19mm.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1359530
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A very attractive glass for perfume or oil, Roman dating to 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The glass completely intact and made in a relatively thick type of green glass. Finely coloured.

Size: 9,2 cm. high.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373447
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An Urgentarium with wonderful patina, Roman Early Imperial period, 1st.-2nd. century AD

Tall glass flask in two sections. Exceptional rainbow and silver irridescence - very nice!

Size: Ca. 10 cm. high.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. A Münich (Germany) private collection, 1950-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1400949
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$195.00
Interesting glass bead Bracelet with 4 hangers shaped as vessels and one central round Hanger, Late Roman-Byzantine, ca. 3rd.-6th. century AD.

Size: 13 cm. (double row)

Condition: Choice.

Ex. Old Rheinland-Pfalz collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1306217
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Finely preserved roman oil lamp depicting Minerva wearing a crested helmet, dating 1st.-2nd. century AD.

Size: 10,2 cm.

Condition: Intact and choice with much remaining glaze.

Ex. German Private Collection, bought in the 1990s (Gorny & Mosch)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1403209
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A pair of one very large and one smaller Early Christian Terracotta oillamps, North African, likely Carthage, ca. 4th-5th Century AD.

A large oil lamp with a bird in leaves on the discus and symbols around the discus, knob handle and one filling holes.

Very Fine condition. Crack nicely restored, othervise fine and sharp.

Another oillamps of the same late Christian type, this time with a Dove on the discus, a symbol from early Christianity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398557
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Highly interesting Roman pottery Oillamp with a makers mark of the Foot with destinct toes, 1st. century AD!

Beautiful fine quality piece decorated with wine and grapes, central rosette, knob handle. This Makers mark was used in the later part of the 1st. century AD, but it's the first time we've seen it with distict toes as well.

Size: 7,7 cm.

Condition: Superb, sharp, better than pictures.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999...
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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 : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1380173
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$185.00
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 : 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 : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1365884
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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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$185.00
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 : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1397618
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$185.00
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 : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1340096
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$175.00
A beautyful Bamiyan splashed sgraffiato dish, c. 1100-1200 AD.

The dish has a thick green & white glaze, the inside surface incised with simple ornamentations.

Condition: Choice! The dish is intact and with the original, completely un-restored, glaze. Boobles and flaws are from the making and there's a few minor ancient dents.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375929
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$175.00
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.