Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1397706
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$695.00
A terrific and extremely rare carving of the Dwarf-god Bes, Ptolemaic-Early Roman period, 3rd. century BC-1st. century AD.

Very high quality carving with fine details of the naked Bes with the feather crown.

Size: 8,7 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb for type and medium, intact with a wonderful ancient patina.

Provenance: Old German Collection, 1980s aquisition.
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 : 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 : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397690
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$650.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, late 1st. century AD.

Roman figural terracotta oil lamp with single handle. The discus is framed by two concentric rings, in the middle is a high profile head of a woman or godess. Maker's mark on the bottom: MNOVIVSI. He was a lamp maker, known as M. Novius Justus, with a workshop situated in North Africa and produced oil lamps from 120 – 180 AD.

Size: 10,4 cm. long...
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 : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397686
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, 2nd. century AD.

Roman figural terracotta oil lamp with single handle. The discus is framed by two concentric rings, in the middle is a high profile bust of a woman with cloak over one shoulder and naked breast. Maker's mark on the bottom: MNOVIVSI. He was a lamp maker, known as M. Novius Justus, with a workshop situated in North Africa and produced oil lamps from 120 – 180 AD.

Size: 10,8 cm. long...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397685
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$875.00
Extremely rare early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman, 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene from the the Education of Achilles by Chiron.

An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scholar.

Size: 10,7 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397683
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$495.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a scene with Hercules with bow and club on the discus. Very high relief! Finely stamped with makers or workshop name: CIVA.ALE(?)

Size: 10,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, a crack repaired othervise intact with nothing missing.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397676
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$875.00
Extremely rare early discus shaped type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene with Hercules fighting the Hydra on it's discus. An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scolar.

Size: 11,5 cm.

Condition: Nice for the rare type, a few cracks restored nicely and intact with nothing missing...
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 : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397546
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$165.00
An interesting lot of two Late Roman Holyland and one Roman Egyptian pottery Oil lamps, 1st.-6th. century AD.

A fine lot consisting of one Egyptian type of greyware lamp, the socalled Frog lamp, ca. 1st.-3rd. century AD, and two Late Roman-Byzantine period pottery lamps, Holyland manifacture, ca. 4th.-6th. century AD. All lamps are decorated, one with a jumping lion.

Sizes c. 9-10 cm.

Condition: A nice lot - one choice and two nice lamps with chips and wear...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1397536
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$550.00
Fine Roman Glass Double Balsamarium, dating 1st.-3rd. century AD.

A beautiful Roman double balsamarium in blue-green glass. The vessel has been formed as a pair of conjoined tubes, with slightly flared tops and thickened rims. Two curvy handles attached to the sides.

Size: 12,7 cm.

Condition: Superb, Exceptional purple and rainbow irridescence.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397398
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$295.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, late 1st. century AD.

This fine early pottery lamp depicts a woman, likely a godess (or perhaps a prostitute) with naked breasts, and can be dated to the last quarter of the 1st. century AD.

Size: 11,2 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and intact!

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection (see the German/Danish tag), Ex Müntzen und Medallien 1972, Switzerland, bought for 350 Sw. Francs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397368
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$495.00
A very interesting and quite rare depiction of animal versus Gladiators fight in the Collosseum, late 1st.-early 2nd. century AD.

The fine pottery lamp depicts a scene of Gladiatorial combat on it's discus: A gladiator is spearing a Lion, his comrade is dead beneath him and above him other feline predators!

Size: 11,3 cm...
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 : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1396889
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$1,550.00
An exceptionally well-preserved Egyptian Mummy mask with original paint, Late Period 716-30 B.C.

Very attractive mask; the oval face with full lips and aquiline nose, the central portion of the wig remaining; High proportion remains of yellow and black pigment.

Size: 17 cm. tall, 15 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb for type, almost fully remaining colours, finely patinated and no repairs or enhancements.

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1395548
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A large and beautiful Egyptian Steatite Scarab, mid 2nd. millenium BC-Late Period.

Interesting piece with the double Uraeus or rearing Cobra snake in high relief.

The Uraeus was used as a symbol of sovereignty, royalty, deity and divine authority in ancient Egypt. The pharaoh was recognized only by wearing the Uraeus, which conveyed legitimacy to the ruler. There is evidence for this tradition even in the Old Kingdom during the third millennium BC.

Size: 25 mm. lo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1395505
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$1,095.00
A FINE LARGE EGYPTIAN BRONZE OSIRIS STATUE, LATE PERIOD, C. 664 - 332 BC.

The figure from a 19th.-early 20th. century collection, with it's original wooden base costum made for this particular bronze. Finely detailed figure larger than usually seen and with aparticularly fine old collection patina in a warm brown.

Size: 16,3 cm. incl. the short tang. 17,5 cm. tall mounted.

Condition: Choice, small loss the left top of crown, othervise completely intact, fine met...