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 #1387101
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$650.00
An exceptional and rare collection of layered Agate beads, stringed as a Necklace, Greco-persian period, Western Asia, 500-200 BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful agate beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 48-49 cm. in a single row, 24 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, only one bead with a chip, othervise a perfect selection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1398126
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$650.00
A very rare and splendid silver Openwork Stamp Seal, Oxus civilization, Ca. 2600 to 2100 BC. Middle Bronze Age, Western Central Asia...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1393558
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$650.00
An authentic ancient Cypriot bichrome ceramic Wine Jug, Cypro-Archaic I period and dating to the 750-600 B.C.

The piece has a spherical body with a ring base, flaring neck and pinched spout, surmounted by an arching handle. The terracotta jug has a white slip coated surface, decorated with black concentric circles around the neck and shoulder, with multiple encircling bands below...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1388196
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$650.00
A beautiful and rare pottery Oillamp, Roman Imperial period, ca. 2nd. century AD.

The lamp in fine red terracotta with a clear central motif of scene of love-making. He looks to be holding her hair and she is doing something with her right hand.

The discus framed by a finely detailed decoration, perhaps floral. The Spout hearth shaped.

Size: ca. 115 mm. in length.

Condition: Choice with a chip to the knob handle, othervise perfect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397687
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$650.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st.-2nd. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a scene with Hermes in very high relief. The lamp is stamped with a known scarce makers name: COPPI.RES

Size: 10 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact, thus rare!

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1398580
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$650.00
A superb and very nicely executed thickbutted Danish Neolithic axe dating c. 3000-2500 BC.

The axe is unpolished with a beautyful amber patina. Collection tag '4' written on one side - also finding place 'Grunderup Klint.'

The thickbutted axes began to replace the the thinbutted types in the last part of the 4th mill. and became the dominant type during the first millenium BC. This specimen is a 'Lindoe'-type - a later development of the thickbutted type...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330905
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$650.00
Reduced from $850
Neo Elamite bronze bowl with cuneiform inscription, ca. 1st half of the 1st millennium B.C.

Size: 17 cm and 5,3 cm high

This bowl could be from an area near the Zagros mountains. There is no doubt that the name of the father is Elamite, since it's identical with a name which is already recorded in published documents. The ductus and the -na genitive suffix are typically Neo-Elamite...
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.

Ex...
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...
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. Blade with a slight bend and some roughness...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1334009
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$595.00
An superb type of a greenish-blue variant of a pottery bowl from the Seljuq Empire, likely from Kashan, 11th.-12th. century AD.

A splendid bowl with carved high relief elements around the fan. The glaze torquise blue - very vivid and beautiful.

Size: ca. 167 mm. x 80 mm. in diameter.

Condition: Superb for type, a few gently restored cracks, the surface original with very attractive pearly iridescence patina. A gem of an original pottery bowl.

Ex. P...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402584
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$595.00
An interesting and very rare tanged bronze sword with elaborate handle, Ancient Near East dating to later 2nd. mill BC.

The sword a South Caspian Sea type, commonly labelled 'Luristani' by collectors and dealers.

The sword with a superb openwork guard and an intact lower part of handle and a short tang to take a handle of bone or wood. The prominent midrib tapers to the cutting edges, sharp point.

The sword measure 42,5 cm in length.

Condition: Cho...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1403911
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$595.00
A rare Bactrian bronze short swort or dagger w. massive handle, dating to late 3rd or early 2nd mill. BC. Very interesting type with an unusually thick handle and a very broad leaf-shaped blade.

The dagger is partly uncleaned and covered in the fine green patina.

Size: 34,6 cm. long (13,6 inches) and weighs c. 750 grams on the kitchenweight!

Condition: Choice & intact. Slight roghness to the edge and small bend in the blade. Very good metal quality.
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 : 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 : 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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1349482
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$595.00
A Danish neolithic antler battle axe dating to the late 5th. -early 4th. mill. BC.

Large axe, measuring nearly 20 cm. in length and 6-7 cm. thick across the base. A very efficient weapon in close combat for the hunters and gathering culture in the early neolithic period.

The axe is very good condition for this type, with the mountinghole set closer to the butt of the axe to secure a good balance. The axe with a minor losses and surface porousity, but in nice sound condition...