Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1322231
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$150.00
A nice terracotta pottery jar, Indus valley, likely Mehrgarh 3300-1700 BC.

A well-crafted vessel with geomethric decoration.

Size: 12 cm. wide and 7,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice and unrestored as found with fine patina. Some wear to the decoration and very minor dents as should be expected for the type.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1369169
Senatus Consulto
$145.00
A nice pair of two good condition Roman iron Keys, 1st.-3rd. century AD. Attractive keys and unusual in this condition.

Size: 7,5 cm. and 7 cm. long.

Condition: Choice with fine metal for this old iron keys.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1411340
Senatus Consulto
$135.00
Pair of fine Carnelian Stamp seals, Sassanian Empire, ca. 3rd-5th. cent. AD.

The seals are among the better ones of the period and culture, fine carnelian stones and some nice cutting of a horned Stag and a Bird.

Size: 1,5 cm. and 1,1 cm.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1362847
Senatus Consulto
$135.00
An larger ancient Islamic belt buckle from the earliest fase in the Islamic domination of the world, 7th.-9th. century AD.

A beautiful and perfectly intact belt buckle even with remnants of the guilding. Fine ornamentation, likely produced in Persia.

Size: ca. 7 cm. long and weighing 55 grams.

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376444
Senatus Consulto
$135.00
A scarce and well executed Sassanian stamp seal, 3rd.-6th. century AD.

The seal carved in a fine light yellowish carnelian and with a good rendering of a Bull.

Size: 14-15 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, nearly superb

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376442
Senatus Consulto
$135.00
A very nice prism-shaped stamp seal, Neo-Babylonian, ca. 8th.-6th. century BC.

The seal with a sharp symbolic engraving.

Size: 17-18 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373455
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A small Roman glass bottle with fine iridescence, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The bottle with a particularly fine silver iridescence - very nice!

Size: ca. 8 cm. tall.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1404648
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A wonderful Egyptian torquise faiance scarab, likely dating to the late period, ca. 600-400 BC.

Beautiful mottled colours in torquise and green, the seal engraved with hieroglyphs. Size: 17 mm.

Condition: Superb, finely patinated

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1380667
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A pair of beautiful Stamp seals carved and finely polished in red Jasper stone, one likely 6th.-4th. millenium BC, the other with handle and later, perhaps ca. 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

Both seals attractive and engraved with patterns of dots on the base.

Size: Both 12-13 mm. in diameter.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365877
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
Interesting lot of three amulets, a Horus helmet amulet, a fine large papyrus Sceptre amulet and a Udjat Eye of Horus in two colours of Faiance, all likely later period 600-300 BC.

Size: The Sceptre measure 35 mm., the other amulets smaller.

Condition: Choice, minor loss to one amulet othervise intact!

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1372712
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A scarce larger intaglio seal made for a ring, Islamic, Umayyad Period, ca. 7th. century AD.

A stunning intaglio made of a very nice banded Agate stone with a simple message.

Size: 19-20 mm. (length) The Umayyad Caliphate was the second of the four major caliphates established after the death of Muhammad. The caliphate was ruled by the Umayyad dynasty, hailing from Mecca. An Umayyad clan member had previously come to power as the third Rashidun Caliph, Uthman ibn Affan (r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1404647
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$125.00
A wonderful scarab, carved in white Steatite stone, Egyptian New Kingdom, 15th.-11th. century BC.

The scarab quite massive being tall and 19 mm. wide. The seal with finely engraved deep hieroglyphs.

Condition: Choice, no damage and fine patina.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360947
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$125.00
A good style Carnelian intaglio, Early Sassanian period, 3rd.-4th. century AD.

Image of two rams, hard imprint included in the sale. Size: ca. 15 mm.

Condition: Choice small chip to the rim.

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 : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376438
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A scarce and beautiful Anatolian seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 2nd. mill. BC.

The Button seal engraved with a winged bull with Human bust, like the Centaur of the Greeks.

Size: 16-17 mm.

Condition: Choice, some wear.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1365922
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Ancient Egyptian Heart Amulet, dating to the New Kingdom, ca 1570 to 1070 BC. Carved from black-brown stone, depiction of a human heart; shown with small wings to each side, with small platform at top to which a small cord could be attached.

Size: ca. 28 mm.

Condition: Choice.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s, comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365924
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
A superb and very large Udjat Eye amulet with recessed eye and fine colours, Late period, 600-300 BC.

Very impressive piece in hand measuring 26 mm. X 25 mm. and thick. In white faiance with markings in black glaze.

Condition: Choice!

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 #1398192
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Scarce Udjat Eye amulet carved and polished in a fine red Porphyre stone, dating 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

Very attractive stone for this type of amulet.

Size: ca. 20 mm.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1355233
Senatus Consulto
$99.00
Hittite, c. 2000 - 1500 BC. Great Syrio-Hittite terracotta torso figure of a man with a hat or a crown. Nice facial details.

51 mm high - c. 2 inches.

Condition: Legs are missing but otherwise an attractive figurine.

Ex. Danish Private collection.