Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1398555
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$595.00
A superbly executed Danish Neolithic sicle from the scarce crescent type of late Daggertime-early Bronzeage, 1800-1600 BC.

Lunar or crescent in shape, finely knapped in a now patinated silex. Well-balanced with miniature knapping.

Size: 13,3 cm.

Condition: Choice, very minor chip to the edge. Stunning glossy grey and black patina, no transperancy.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397691
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$595.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays Juno on a Crescent moon in high relief! The lamp is sharply stamped with a known scarce makers name: COPPI.RES

Size: 9,3 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with fine patination

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1369587
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$595.00
A superb and very large mummy-bead mask, Egypt, Late Period, ca. 664-535 BC.

In the bright colors of bone, red, green, black and white, with a fringe of torquise faience tube beads. Fine quality ancient beads, re-strung into original configuration and shows a face of the deceased. It would have been attached to the facial area of the Mummy.

Size: ca. 17,5 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb, excellent preservation for type.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1396891
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$595.00
A nice Egyptian wooden Mummy mask, Late Period 716-30 B.C.

An attractive mask; the oval face with full lips and aquiline nose, the central portion of the wig remaining; High proportion remains of white red and black pigment. A female face painted on gesso on wood.

Size: 17,5 cm. tall, 13-14 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice for type, lots of original paint remaining, area of gluing of a few surface fragments to the left of the nose on the chin, othervise, perfect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402582
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$595.00
A rare Ancient Near East Bronze short sword or large dagger dating to 1st-2nd mill BC.

Commonly termed Luristani by dealers and collectors.

Fine style weapon with square shoulders and a flat central midrib. As a rare feature, on this short sword the lower part of the hilt is intact, which is seldom seen on this type of bronze age weapon.

Size is 42,7 cm - 16,8 inches.

Condition: A very nice ancient bronze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1369589
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$595.00
A superb large mummy-bead mask, Egyptian, Late Period, ca. 664-535 BC.

In very fine bright colors of dark green, blod-red, black, orange and white, with a fringe of blue and green faience tube beads. Fine quality ancient beads, re-strung into original configuration and shows a face of the deceased. It would have been attached to the facial area of the Mummy.

Size: nearly 18 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb, perfect intact condition, no loose or missing beads...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1359529
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$595.00
A rare good-sized Torquise faience ushabti with details added in black, and a vertical inscription. Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, c. 1069-945 B.C.

Size: ca. 10,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice and intact thus rare. Some weathering to the faiance. Mounted on a wooden block giving a total height of 12,7 cm. including base.

Ex. Old Danish Collection of Antiques and Antiquities that we just aquired, collected from ca. 1950.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405070
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$595.00
An important and rare stamp seal, carved in a cream stone, Mesopotamia, Neo-Assyrian period, 9th.-7th. century BC.

A finely engraved seal showing the Sphinx walking, crescent above.

Size: 20 mm. (tall).

Condition: Superb for type.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos along with a hard wax impression.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1397988
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$595.00
A very rare and beautiful Egyptian stamp seal, likely dating to the New Kingdom period, 16th.-11th. century BC.

A wonderful seal, very elegant with a loop on the back and rectangular seal plate. The seal is engraved with the image of a larger fish.

Size: 34 mm.

Condition: Superb for type, with a fine green and red patina.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
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$585.00
Finely engraved lidded vessel on a high stemmed foot likely for holding incense. We think it's from the 16th. century, and it's guaranteed at least early Baroque, 17th. century.

Size: 19 cm. by 16 cm.

Condition: Intact with some wear and tear and wonderful old patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1402690
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$575.00
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A high quality very large pottery figure of a female attendant or official, dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figure is placed on a high hexagonal plint with a lotus throne and wears a fine two-colour blue and turquoise glazed robe. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely painted facial details.

The head is attachable as often seen on the largest figures from this period.

The figure holds a plate in her arms...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1307624
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$575.00
A very beautiful and rare bronze mace head, Western Asian, dating to the 2nd. millenium BC

A rare Luristan bronze mace head. The upper body with a segmented swelling, bordered by bands, interesting large discus at each end, makes it a very rare type.

Size: ca. 129 mm. high and massive.

Condition: Superb, with excellent brown and green patina - a gem!

Provenance: Old Danish private Collection (Hans Henningsen), bought in the 1980s in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1369579
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$575.00
A superb and very large mummy-bead mask, Egypt, Late Period, ca. 664-535 BC.

In very fine bright colors of torquise, green, blod-red,, cobolt, black, orange and white, with a fringe of blue-torquise faience tube beads...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397692
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$550.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays three Theatre masks on the discus. Very high relief! Finely stamped with 'the foot' workshop mark, well known workshop, central Rome, 1st. cent. AD

Size: 9 cm.

Condition: Superb, exceptional and sharp, better than pictures.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1376639
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$550.00
A fine Roman glass Jug with handle, 1st.-3rd. centuiry AD.

The Jug very attractive and substantial in size, in green glass with applied handle and round folded lip, full body, and a flat slightly concave base.

Size: 11 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, small fragment of the lip clued.

Ex. Old German Private collection, bougth at a M√ľnich Artdealer in 1988-1989.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1376647
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$550.00
A stunning glass vase with large lip and apple-shaped body, Roman, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vase or jar in light green glass with mild, attractive irridescence.

Size:ca. 11 cm. tall, 7,8 cm. wide

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection, comes with auction provenance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376448
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$550.00
A superb necklace made of spherical and disc-shaped beads of red cornelian and a central pendant in form of an imitation of a stater from Tarsos, Northern Levante / Northern Mesopotamia, 3rd millenium B.C.

70 ancient Carnelian beads were carefully selected to form this beautiful necklace, all glossy and in a nice array of orange-red colours.

Size: ca. 49,5 cm. in a single row and with the pendant as extra, diameter 33 mm.

It's fully wearable with a fine modern sil...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1346563
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$550.00
A rare and beautiful large stamp seal in black Jet stone, Indo-Iranian / Bactrian, 1st. mill. BC.

The seal depicts the typical scene from Neo-Assyrian seals where the great king or hero slays the lion. The size and shape of the stone, combined with the wonderful naiive style of the carving, is more typical for the Bactrian region. And interesting seal made in the borderlands between Persian and Bactrian influence.

Size: 38 mm.

Ex. Egeskov Collection, older Danish C...