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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376438
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$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 : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376363
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$195.00
Rare later Hittite Jasper Stamp seal, Neo-Hittite states of the Levante, ca. 1200-800 BC.

A beautiful gem of a seal, made in red Jasper with fine engravings on handle and knob and the engraving of a bull in the base.

Size: 11-12 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376359
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$250.00
High quality Levantine Pyramidal stamp seal, Neo-Hittite kingdoms, ca. 10th.-8th. century BC.

The seal is carved in a very attractive and unusual semiprecious stone, it looks a bit like Jade / Nephrite and is very hard. Stone glossy, and mottled green with lighter inclusions.

The seal itself engraved with a fine winged Bull, likely Tilla which is a bull-god in the Hurrian and Hittite pantheons, the attendant and mount of the weather god Teshub...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1376198
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$695.00
A rare and interesting inscribed clay tablet, Cuneiform inscription and imprint of a cylinder seal, Neo-Sumerian, ca. 2000 BC.

This Ur III administrative text records in Sumerian cuneiform, it's so far untranslated and was issued at Umma.

The tablet also shows an imprint of figures from a cylinder seal, thus quite scarce.

Size: 44 mm. long and 37 mm. wide.

Condition: Nice and intact, with some old laquer or glace.

Ex. Collection of Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376197
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$350.00
A fine large greenstone rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16th - 13th century BC.

An impressive seal fully engraved on all sides with a combination of ancient script and decorations, pierced for suspension.

Size: ca. 33 mm. long and 33 mm. wide.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1376181
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$295.00
A very nice early type of Roman pottery Oil lamp with makers nname LVSIVS F, for Lucius, central Roman type, 1st. century AD.

Fine red terracotta lamp, very sharp and with a clear and attractive makers name in the bottom. Loeschcke type IXb, made during Flavian rule.

Blackened in the spout due to ancient use. Size: 10,3 cm

Condition: Superb for type!

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., Nürnberg, 1958 - 2003...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376042
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$150.00
A fine seal made in blue glass, made to look like Lapis Lazuli, Neo-Babylonian, likely provincial, 8th.-6th. century BC.

The seal engraved with a typical motif for the period: the great King or Hero fighting a Lion holding a sword.

Size: 19 mm.

Condition: Choice and basicall intact with a few minor chips to the sides.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376040
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$150.00
A scarce stamp seal in red Jasper with unknown Symbol, perhaps a Luwian hieroglyph or just an Anchor?, ca. 1st. mill. BC.

The seal either Neo-Hittite of slightly later from the Levantine cultures.

Attractive in finely polished red stone.

Size: 22 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375996
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$175.00
A rare red stone stamp seal, likely Syrian or Levantine, Canaanites 1st. mill. BC.

The seal of the Trapezoid / Pyramidal shape pierced in the top and engraved on all 5 sides with detailed engravings.

Size: ca. 14 mm. high.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375933
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$150.00
A scarce and well executed larger Sassanian stamp seal, 3rd.-6th. century AD.

The seal carved in a fine red carnelian and with a good rendering of a reclining Bull.

Size: 26 mm. wide.

Condition: Verry nice, some overall wear and minor chips.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375929
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$175.00
AN URARTIAN STONE STAMP SEAL CIRCA 8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.

An important and rare stone seal - typically for Urartu - with stamps (engravings) on all sides.

The seal engraved with columns and winged horses. Loop on top.

Size: 29 mm. tall.

Condition: Intact with some light surface corrosion.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375912
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$250.00
A fine larger greenstone rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16TH - 12TH century BC.

An impressive seal with the image of a large Tree on one side and ancient Luwian or related text on the other side. Pierced for suspension.

Size: ca. 25 mm. long and 20 mm. wide and 14 mm. thick.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375910
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$195.00
Ancient Mesopotamia, c. 3000-2000 BC.

Superb quality little limestone amulet of a stylized ram. With nice features, circular designs on body, holed-through vertically for suspension.

Size: 27mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375901
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$295.00
A bi-facial red Jasper seal, engraved with Luwian or related script on both sides, Hittite Empire, 14th.-12th. century BC.

The seal is pierced for suspension on a string and has a deep ridge on the side.

These seals are normally with the names of living persons and most commonly men, sometimes women. Our seal is so far untranslated, and the seal intact and the inscription sharp, so it should be possible to read it by an expert...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375860
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$350.00
AN URARTIAN RED STONE STAMP-CYLINDER SEAL CIRCA 8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.

An important and rare red stone seal - typically for Urartu - combining the Cylinder with the stamp seal.

The cylinder with a freese of crosses and the stamp with a symbol or Hieroglyph of an animal. Loop on top.

Size: 34-35 mm. tall.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375844
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$375.00
A large and impressive bronze seal with Zoomorphic handle in the shape of two bird heads, early 1st. mill. BC.

The seal very large - 5 cm. tall and weighing 56 grams. Its cast with two heads and a loop between them. The seal being round and engraved with a single symbol.

Condition: Superb, exceptional red and green patina.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375843
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$175.00
Luristan Bronze Amulet of a Mountain Goat, 1st. millenium BC.

The Goat finely made with nice details of eyes, horns and loop on it's back.

Size: 4,1 cm. high.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375841
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$295.00
A wonderful large bronze figure in the nshape of a bird with spread wings and tail, decorated with concenthric lines and a loop on it's back.

Size: Ca. 5 cm. high and 3,8 cm. wide, 4,8 cm. long.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.