Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1360788
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$165.00
A superb larger bronze dress-pin for the type, Luristan, dating 2nd. millenium BC.

The pin gradually thickens to a rounded finial. The upperpart of the pin is superbly decorated very tiny details in relief and very beautiful.

Size: 223 mm.

Condition: Superb! Exceptional green patina and superb metal.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1360787
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$150.00
A wonderful and massive bronze dress-pin for the type, Luristan, dating 2nd. millenium BC.

The pin conical - it gradually thickens to a massive rounded finial.

Size: 290 mm. and ca. 127 grams, so a huge specimen, very rarely seen.

Condition: Superb! Exceptional green patina and superb metal.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1360785
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$150.00
A wonderful and massive bronze dress-pin for the type, Luristan, dating 2nd. millenium BC.

The pin gradually thickens to a massive rounded finial. The upperpart of the pin is decorated with 14 concenthric lines in deep relief.

Size: 256 mm. and ca. 85 grams, so a very large specimen, rarely seen.

Condition: Superb! Exceptional green patina and superb metal.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360312
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$175.00
A Mesopotamian stamp seal in black Sepentine stone, dating 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

Interesting pre-dynastic seal with two sides: a Horse and a stately standing figure, that looks a like a god or King. On the sides lines engraved.

Size: 2,5 cm. long and 1,7 cm. wide, so a good size seal.

Ex. South German Private Collection, comes with a COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1360244
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$475.00
A very rare and interesting Islamic pottery tile with medallion and arab Muslim writing inside, pre 15th. century AD.

The tile would looks be of Khorassan and dating ca. 12th. century AD, but is guaranteed to be pre 1500.

Greyish pottery with low relief but sharp imprint. Crescent and sun visible as Islamic symbols and floral and geomethric decorations. In the center a medallion with Cufic or Arab writing.

Size: 8,4 cm. long and 5,4 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360219
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$795.00
A MARVELOUS LARGE AND SHARP MESOPOTAMIAN CYLINDER SEAL WITH BANKET SCENE, EARLY DYNASTIC PERIOD, 2900-2350 BC.

The black serpentine seal depicts a seated noble of king in the center, while another figure is at his back pulling out the chair for him to sit. Yet, another figure is offering him foods and drinks. he is likely drinking beer out of a straw. Spearpoints as seperators. Don't mind the cracks in the imprint, the seal is perfect, wax was too sticky...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1359941
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$295.00
Rare ancient Roman glass flask, with a lovely patina, Circa A.D. 100-300.

Extremely impressive measuring a stunning 17,8 cm. in height!.

Condition: Nice. Round crack-line, othervise intact with a particularly fine silverish iridescence!

Provenance: From a German, Bavarian private Collection of A.L.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1359801
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$995.00
Shallow marble bowl with inscription dating to 621 sana = 621 Hedschra, corrosponding to the 13th. century AD.

Very rare and exceptional piece carved in fine white marple. The inscription very beautiful and stands out in the relief.

Size: 27 cm. in diameter and 4,5 cm. high.

Condition: Superb, fine patina.

Ex. German (Rhine) private Collection from W.D., bought in the later 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359746
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$175.00
Superb large North African Red-Ware Oil Lamp, ca. 4th-5th Century AD.

A large oil lamp depicting a Sirene or Sea-maiden in the discus and symbols around the discus, knob handle and two filling holes.

Fine condition. Completely intact and free from repairs. With some even wear to all decorations and fine patination and discolouration from ancient use

Size: 13,3 cm. long.

Ex. South German Rheinland Collection since 1985.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1359530
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$195.00
A very attractive glass for perfume or oil, Roman dating to 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The glass completely intact and made in a relatively thick type of green glass. Finely coloured.

Size: 9,2 cm. high.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1358654
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$7,500.00
Rare Clay Foundation Brick, Elamite, ca 1300 BC.

This brick is rare and intact with 4 lines of Cuneiform going all the way over two sides. So this foundation stone was at the same time a corner stone that would have been visible from two sides of the building. The inscription is in Elamite language, but written using Mesopotamian cuneiform.

The inscription is a standard one that celebrates the king of Elam, in this case likely Untash-Napirisha, from ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1358620
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$175.00
A fine and rare blackstone seal, Greco-Persian, 6th.-2nd. century BC.

The seal is rectangular and engraved with a horse.

Size: 2,3 cm.

German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1358604
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$175.00
Reduced, was $295!
A superb Cameo with lady or godess, 1st.-2rd. century AD.

The Cameo, of terrific Greek style and in two colours, using the colours to make a red background for the pale white portrait.

Size: ca. 9 mm.

Ex. German Collection of Dr. M. M., Westfalen, since 1970-72.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1358585
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$165.00
A very rare and unusual Stamp seal in solid silver, Sassanian, 3rd.-6th. century AD.

The seal in fine pure silver now toned grey, pierced with a large hole and engraved with animal.

Size: 15 mm. wide.

Ex. German Collection of Dr. M. M., Westfalen, since 1970-72.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1357727
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$275.00
A very attractive vessel, perhaps for oil or oinments., Roman, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vessel in very attractive blue-green glass with fine silverish irridescence.

Height: 94 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: From a German, Bavarian private Collection of A.L.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1356004
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$1,650.00
A beautiful and large Pre-Achaemenid Silver Phiale (offerbowl), decorated in Repousse, Ancient Near East, Early-mid 1st. millenium BC.

A spectacular piece in hand with a paticularly fine ancient patina, uncleaned!

Size: 16,6 cm. in diameter, 47 mm. high ca. 206 grams of silver!

Condition: Intact, with a few short closed cracks and a few edge chips Ex. Old German Collection, comes with COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1353291
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$200.00
POTTERY BOWL WITH GREEN GLACE, WESTERN-CENTRAL ASIA, 10TH-11TH. CENTURY AD.

A high bowl, almost cone shaped and nice for the type. Eastern part of the ancient Samanid Empire, around the Bamiyan region.

Size: 16,9 x 7,8 cm

Condition: Choice for type with much original glaze, hairline cracks professionally restored. Terrific shine to the glace!

Ex. Copenhagen Dealers collection, aquired over a period 20 years.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1351162
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$275.00
Reduced, was $395
Highly important and unusual Zoomorphic bronze belthook in the shape of a bird, Egyptian, Late period.

A beautiful and intact bronze jevellery, likely a belthook in the shape of a bird with inlays in the round eyes. The bird looks like a duck

A very unusual piece, likely dating to the later 1st. millenium BC.

Size: ca. 35 mm.

Condition: Nice and intact. Some rough spots and fine green patina.

Provenance: The collection of Helen Schou...