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 #1413682
Senatus Consulto
$850.00
An absolutely stunning large stamp seal with the engraving of a standing or dancing court lady, wearing a thin veil, Sassanian, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

As with many the Sassanian seals from the Egeskov collection, this seal combines the choice of a superb quality smoky Chalcedon with an unusual engraving in a particularly fine style for the type and period.

Size: 27 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, fine wear and patina.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413680
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$1,250.00
A very important and highly interesting seal, Sassanian, 3rd.-4th. century AD.

Hemispheric shape, drilled with small hole of the early period. The seal carved in an attractive red Jaspis with the bust of a Prinsess or noble woman of the courth and a Pahlevi inscription.

Size: 17 mm.

Condition: Choice, some fine patina and weathering to the handle with the seal carving perfectly preserved!

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413677
Senatus Consulto
$875.00
High qaulity seal stone, carved in a fine dark green Jaspis, early Sassanian, ca. 3rd.-4th. century AD

Superbly polished and symethrically pierced and with a carving of a winged horse or a Pegasus on the seal.

Size: 17-18 mm. - large for this type.

Condition: Superb.

Exceptionally fine engraving and polishing for the period and type.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413384
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A large Amlash / 'Luristan' tanged Bronze lance head dating to 1200-800 BC.

The lance with a leafshaped blade, a rectangular-sectioned midrib and gently curved shoulders. The tang is bend at the top.

Size: 34,3 cm - 13 inches.

Condition: A choice lancehead with azurite and green patina. Intact with some nicks and roughness to the edge.

Ex. Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413383
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
An interesting Canaanite or Mesopotamian tanged bronze dagger dating to 1500-1000 BC.

A flat, cast triangular blade, tapering to the point. 4 rivets remain from the handle that was attached in antiquity.

Sizes: 27,5 cm - 10,8 inches.

Condition: Choice, with smalle nicks and roughness to the edge. Earthern deposits and encrustations. Nice green and red bronze patina.

Ex. Private Collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413367
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A lot of 6 Neo-elamite spear heads, 800-600 BC!

A high quality bronze spear heads from Ancient Near East, Elamite or Achaimenid, dating to c. 800-600 BC.

All javelins have tangs and barbed blades. The blades are tapering and all have a raised central midrib. The blades are thickening towards the point, making the impact stronger, and amourpiercing.

Sizes: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413359
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A high quality bronze spear head Ancient Near East, Turkmenistan / Caspian Sea area bronze age, dating to c. 1400-800 BC.

Prolonged, leafshaped blade with raised central midrib. A shank seperates the long tang form the blade. (c. half the length) with a bend at the top, for better fastening to the wooden shaft.

Size: c. 29 cm - 11,5 inches.

Condition: Nearly superb. Beautiful green bronze patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413348
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$575.00
A cast bronze sword from Ancient Near East, Amlash, dating to around 14th-10th cent BC. Tapering double-edged, slightly convex blade with flat mid-rib and short tang with hole for a rivet to fasten handle. Size: c. 51 cm - c. 19,5 inches. Condition: Choice. Slight roughness to the blade, beautiful green bronze patina. . Ex. Private Collection. Comes with our COA and guaranteed authentic.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413239
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A large and thus rare Cuprite bronze or copper dagger, Mesopotamia, Copper Age, early-mid 3rd. millenium BC.

The dagger of the Type 1 design, cut out or hammered sheet with a small tang.

Size: 28,9 cm. long and 5,2 cm. wide over the blade!

Condition: Superb, fine brown and green patina with earthern highlights, uncleaned.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1413238
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$1,150.00
A very important and beautiful larger pottery bowl with an extensive arabic inscription, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

Absolutely stunning conically shaped pottery bowl with polychrome decoration; Cobalt blue lines and green-yellow decoration on a cream-white ground. Symethrical motif in the center and near the rim a band of Arabic Caligraphy running all around the bowl, possible a recitation of verses of the Quran.

Size: 24,4 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413191
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
An attractive and scarce bronze dagger with exceptional patina, late bronze age, South Caspian Sea area, late 2nd.- early 1st. millenium BC.

A fine dagger with a pointy, triangular blade, very broad at the base. Blade with raised central midrib.

Size: 27,5 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, exceptional green patina. Roughness to the edges but very fine metal and sound.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413189
Senatus Consulto
$225.00
A very attractive bronze dagger, Caspian Sea / Caucasian type, ca. 1000 BC

A finely shaped handle and well-proportioned dagger. The handle was made to take inlays of bone or stone, now lost. The blade thick tappering to sharper edges.

Size: 29,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, with a fine red and green patina.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection of ancient weapons.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413177
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
The 2nd. of a pair of rare bronze lances with engraved glyphs near the blade, Turmenistan /BMAC late bronzeage-Ironage, ca. 1000-600 BC.

This is a rare type, this and the other lance also listed in our shop, are the only specimens we've seen of the this type. A very elaborate and efficient bronze weapon. A sharp leafshaped and very deadly blade, hammered from a trapezoid long shaft which evolves into another rectangular part of the shaft, and ends in a fishtail finial with line engra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413160
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A wonderful compact and finely made bronze spear, Neo-Assyrian, ca. 900-600 BC.

This spear point of a very advanced weapons type for antiquity with slight variation also used by the greeks and late European bronze age; a blade with a strongly pronounced mid-rib for strenghtening the trust, a re-enforced folded and hammered socket, made to take a big pole.

Size: 22,5 cm.

Condition: Choice! Wonderful metal and nice brown and green patina. Ex. Danish Private Coll...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1413159
Senatus Consulto
$595.00
A substantial and massive silver bowl, Early Roman Empire, ca. 1st. century AD:

An extremely elegant bowl of fine solid silver; of a hemispheric form with turned over hammered rim and concenthric circles all over the entire exteriour surface. Normally this decoration is only seen in the center of this type of bowl, but on this bowl there's around 14-15 large circles engraved all the way to the rim.

Size: 15,5 cm. in diameter, 6,5 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine,...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412999
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
An important bronze lance with engraved glyphs near the blade, Turmenistan / North Eastern Persia, ca. 1000-600 BC.

A very elaborate and efficient bronze weapon, a sharp leafshaped and very deadly blade, hammered from a trapezoid long shaft which evolves into another rectangular part of the shaft, and ends in a fishtail finial with line engravings. This last small part was likely the tang of the weapon, which would have been inserted in the pole in antiquity. It's the first time we've...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412909
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A massive ancient Near East bronze lance, ca. 1500-1000 BC.

Caspian Sea area, likely Turkmenistan. The largest bronze lance we've had for 20 years with it's 55 cm.

The lance with a very long folded and hammered socket, still with original content inside. Blade with a raised midsection.

A highly interesting piece for it's size alone, very impressive in hand.

Condition: Very nice, intact with minor losses to the blade, as seen in the pictures. Fine unclea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1412908
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A large terracotta lamp with eagle, Roman, ca. 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

The lamp with a roman military style eagle on the discus, with it's wings spread, typically used in the army.

Size: 12,4 cm. in lenght, 8,4 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice! Completely intact with much smooth wear and attractive patina.

Ex. Swedish private Collection