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 #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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375814
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$495.00
A puzzling piece made in patinated bronze or silver. The alloy is very white, so it could be silver too. Luristan, 1st. millenium BC. The piece is perhaps a horsebit or horse-equipment. It's decorated with two rams heads on each side of a long pole that has two bases.

Size: 12,8 cm. long and 5,5 cm. high. ca. 102 grams

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375813
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$350.00
A superb large bronze figure, Ancient Near East, Islamic period, ca. 10th. century.

The bronze figure with two foreparts of Felines, perhaps Lions, finely patinated bronze, Seljugs of Khorassan.

Size: ca 8 cm. long, 4,6 cm. high. Weight: 91,55 grams.

Ex. North German Private Collection from the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1375812
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$395.00
A highly interesting Zoomorhic silver figure, Ancient Near East, likely Islamic, 8th.-10th. century, but could be earlier!

The figure with two foreparts of Quadruped, looks like a horse and an antilope, and two engraved animals on the hunched back (center of the figure). With two very study thickening legs Looks like it was made some alloy of silver, finely patinated.

The figure could have been made during the Early Seljugs of Khorassan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1375740
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$375.00
A jevellery Pendant in Gold, rombic shape with inserted garnet, Byzantine, 6th.-8th. century AD.

The hanger very attactive and could be used in a necklace, with a loop at the top.

Size: 2,3 cm. (0,77 grams)

Ex collection of Ö.S., Nordrhein-Westfalen in Germany, since 1979
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375694
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$350.00
A biconvex and bi-facial red Jasper seal, engraved with hieroglyphs on both sides, Hittite Empire, 14th.-13th. century BC.

These seals are often engraved with the name of living persons and most commonly men, sometimes women. Our seal is so far undecifered, but the seal is very finely preserved and the inscription sharp.

A perfect larger inscribed seal, carved in a highly attractive stone.

Size: ca. 19 mm. in diameter and ca. 0,9 mm thick...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1375639
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$175.00
Rare and beautiful silver stamp seal with Eagle, Byzantine, later 1st. millenium BC.

The seal engraved with the the Eagle with spread wings of the Romans, the seal fluted and with a loop on top. We think it's silver with the extended ring made of bronze, both parts heavily patinated.

Size: 1,7 cm. for the seal itself and 2,7 cm. incl. the ring.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1375635
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$425.00
***After some careful study and helpful comments we can no reassign this important seal to the Hittite Empire*** A large and very impressive stamp seal, Hittite 2nd. mill. BC.

The seal substantial in size and weight carved with a high handle with a star-shaped motif on top...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1374229
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$1,250.00
A large & and rare antler axe from the hunter Stoneage, c. 9000-4000 BC.

Antler axes had a central position among the Mesolithic hunters and gatherers.

Seemingly they were very personal objects, and was often put in the grave together with the owner. Many antler axes were worn and had repaired edges and shaftholes, which points at the fact that they must have been used through a long period of time...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373455
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$125.00
A small Roman glass bottle with fine iridescence, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The bottle with a particularly fine silver iridescence - very nice!

Size: ca. 8 cm. tall.

Ex. Old Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373450
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$225.00
Finely shaped vessel, hemispheric body, a wide turned -over rim, concave base.

Condition: Choice, small pinhole in the base, othervise completely intact with a fine silver iridescence.

Size: ca. 7 cm. wide and 5,5 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373447
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$195.00
An Urgentarium with wonderful patina, Roman Early Imperial period, 1st.-2nd. century AD

Tall glass flask in two sections. Exceptional rainbow and silver irridescence - very nice!

Size: Ca. 10 cm. high.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. A Münich (Germany) private collection, 1950-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1373445
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$225.00
Beautiful Roman dark green Glass flask, dating to the 1st.-2nd. century AD.

A piri-form unguentarium in exceptionally beautiful dark green glass with Gold iridescence. Unusually heavy and stable glass. Very nice iridescence and uncleaned.

Size: Near 11 cm. in height.

Ex. Old Danish Collection