Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1392140
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$195.00
A large and superb colour faiance Amulet of a Baboon with a staff, one of the Sons of Horus, late period, ca. 650-300 BC.

Made in the attractive bright Torquise colour!

Size: 43 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb!

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1392139
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A beautiful and most sought after Udjat Eye Amulet in fine Diorite, ca. 1st. millenium BC.

The material is very attractive and the pendant completely intact. Size: 22 mm.

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1390433
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A choice and intact Torquise faiance Amulet of the seated Bastet or Sekhmet, Late Period, 7th.-4th. century BC. Very attractive amulet with good details and colour.

Size: 35 mm tall

Condition: Choice, intact glaze.

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer, travelling in Egypt in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1390370
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$250.00
A very rare and quite amazing amulet in dark blue almost black glass, late period, 2nd. part of the 1st. millenium BC.

The amulet shaped as a the Djet pillar in a rather crude execution in this very rarely seen and difficult medium in Egypt.

Size: 62 mm. tall and 2,7 mm. wide

Provenance: Jytte Soelberg Private Collection, bought in the 1970-1980 from much older collection of a Danish Engineer, traveling in Egypt in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390355
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$295.00
A rare and high quality Scaraboid Fish amulet with Hieroglyphs on the base, dating to the New Kingdom, 16th.-11th. century BC.

Very accomplished scaraboid, carved from steatite; both sides bear an incised decoration; the upper convex side depicts the representation of a tilapia fish, the flat underside with some exceptional sharp and well-carved hieroglyphs, untranslated, but looks to be a Royal name...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390354
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$295.00
A superb and very large Egyptian amulet of Thot, likely 1st. millenium BC.

The amulet in the form of the Ibis head or beak of Thot, finely polished with splendid detail in a very hard black stone. Slightly curving and with a raised upper section of the beak as two indicate the natural shape - very finely made!

Size: ca. 68 mm.

Condition: Superb, finely polished with a nice ancient patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1390218
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$950.00
Ancient Egyptian Ivory carving of a small beaker or Jar, likely Late Period, 1st. millenium BC.

The jar very nicely done with thin walls and a small raised base.

Size: 47 mm in diameter and 38 mm tall.

Condition: Superb, fantastic for such a material, a few thin hairlines and evidence of heavy use in the interiour. Likely once with a lid...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390086
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$850.00
An elegant and interesting tall hardstone vessel in black stone, of tappering form and one duck-shaped handle, likely dating to the Late Period, 500-100 BC.

The vessel expertly hollowed with quite thin walls and raised rim.

Interestingly, the jar was carved or created out of two fingers from a larger structure, either a statue or perhaps a very large 'two-fingers' amulet(?), made in the 2nd. millenium BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390054
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$750.00
Egyptian Limestone Mace Head, Pre-Dynastic, ca 3500-3200 BC

Of a heavy discoidal form pierced longitudinally for attachment to a wooden shaft, the exterior polished to a smooth finish.

A very rare piece and attractive! Slightly assymethric and with a very fine cream-white colour.

Size: 53 mm. in diameter and ca. 33 mm. high

Condition: Superb, evidence of use and patina, but no chips.

Provenance: Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388198
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$225.00
A nice collection of ancient Beads, as a smaller necklace, Ancient Near East, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

It consists of a few larger Carnelian and agate beads, barrel-shaped and round, and also a larger group of smaller tubular beads.

Size: 23 cm. in double and 47 in a single row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388004
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$375.00
An exceptional collection of rare faceted and tubular Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd.-1st. mill. BC BC.

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

Length: ca. 41 cm. in a single row, 20,5 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388003
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$350.00
An exceptional and rare collection of Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd. mill. BC BC.

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

Length: ca. 46 cm. in a single row, 23 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1387057
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$475.00
Greece, Hellenistic Period, ca. 2nd. century BC.

A utilitarian, buff vessel with a wide, well-defined shoulder, a round, slightly flared foot, a conical neck, a thick mouth, and a ribbed strap handle. The lagynos is an ancient form designed to hold oil (in smaller form) or, as this one, wine. This is a beautiful example of a rare form.

Height: 17,2 cm. and 18,6 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection, 1955-1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386965
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$650.00
Outstanding example of a Megarian bowl dating from the Hellenistic Period during which much of the Aegean and Western Asia were under the influence of Alexander the Great.

The bowl in red terracotta made in an elegant thin-walled style and ornately decorated with a pattern of symethric floral decoration in high relief, mold made. A flower in the center.

Size: 13,6 cm. in diameter and 7,4 cm. tall.

Ex. Old German Collection, sold at antiquities auction in 2014...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1386957
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$395.00
A beautiful and massive Roman figural bronze of two Fishes, dating to the 3rd. century AD.

This bronze was once a Casket Handle on a larger Casket possible of wood. The bronze measure 18 cm. in lenght and is finely made with many fine details of the two coinfronting fishes, attached mouth to mouth.

Condition: Superb, fine green patina and completely intact!

Ex. Canadian Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386754
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$250.00
A scarce early Roman lamp of the Loeschcke IV type, decorated with Amor and name of workshop or maker. Dark brown slip. Dating 2nd. century A.D.

An interesting and beautiful simple lamp with a fine depiction of Eros or Amor on the discus.

Size: 98 mm.

Condition: Choice, minimal chip to the back, othervise perfect.

Ex Hôtel Drouot, Paris, formerly in a French Private Collection, ca. 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386499
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
A beautiful ancient Greek Apulian net Lekythos, dating to approximately 350 B.C.

The bottle with disc base, spherical body, elegant neck and collared rim, a small loop handle arches from the neck to the shoulder of the piece. Decorated with black net pattern.

Pieces such as this were used for storing perfumes and othe valuable cosmetics in antiquity.

Height: 19 cm. tall!

Condition: Choice, repair to neck and handle, small chips, othervise intact. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385414
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$95.00
Nice and scarce Button stamp seal, Anatolian, ca. 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

The seal in choice condition and engraved with a double Swastika symbol, a Sun symbol in antiquity.

Size: 11 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.