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 #1413691
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$975.00
An important banded Agate seal, carved re-using an ancient Mesopotamian bead in the Late Parthian-Early Sassanian period, ca. 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

Exceptional style and very sharp carving of a winged Lion and Pahlevi inscription in front, crescent above. Note that the seal stone is round and not slightly compressed - it's a re-use of a large pre-dynastic bead, Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413684
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An important Chalcedony seal, carved with a mountain Goat standing with a Three trunk and a longer Pahlevi inscription all around, the scene, crescent above, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

The seal massive and extremely attractive for the fine stone quality alone, but add to this the very artful and unusually fine style of the engraving and inscription.

Size: 25 mm. massive.

Condition: Superb, extremely crisp engraving.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413682
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$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.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1413681
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$450.00
A wonderful and very rare stamp seal of red carnelian, carved with and imperial couple, Sassanian 4th.-6th. century AD.

The seal engraved with the busts of Emperor and Empress facing.

Size: 26 mm. wide, 20 mm. high.

Condition: Very nice, with even wear and minor chips as part of an attractive patina.

Ex. Egeskov Collection, an important and rare collection of Sassanian seals, handpicked over 30 years of collecting. Ex Senatus Consulto and 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
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$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
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$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...
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. 12-14 cm - 4,7-5,5 inches..

Condition: Superb collection of nearly mintstate spear points, exc...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413359
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$375.00
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. Slight roghness to the edge and a small scratch on the blade on ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413348
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$675.00
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 #1413342
Senatus Consulto
$625.00
A cast bronze sword from Ancient Near East, Amlash, dating to around 14th-10th cent BC.

Tapering double-edged blade with flat mid-rib and a short tang.

Size: c. 47,3 cm - c. 18 inches.

Condition: Choice. Slight roughness to the blade, beautiful green & azurite 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 #1413340
Senatus Consulto
$750.00
A cast bronze sword from Ancient Near East, Marlik / Amlash, Turkmenistan, Caspian Sea Area, dating to 14th-10th cent BC.

Tapering double-edged blade with raised mid-rib, pointed rectangular short guard, shaped grip, with broad crescentic pommel

Size: 41,7 cm - c. 16 inches.

Condition: Nearly superb. Very slight roughness to the blade. Beautiful green patina with spots of azurite, red and black.

Ex. Private Collection. Comes with our COA and guarante...
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. wide and 10 cm. high.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413193
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$250.00
A superb bronze lance or spear, Ancient Near East, ca. 1200 BC. 'Luristan' Turkmenistan / Uzbekistan bronze age.

A very impressive and decorative bronze lance with a long tang, massive socket and a broad, leaf-shaped blade with highly profiled midrib.

Size: c. 24 cm. long.

Condition: Superb. unusually sharp and well-preserved. Beautiful Malachite green bronze patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1413191
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$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.