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 #1340395
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$675.00
Interesting Cylinder seal, North Mesopotamia or Syria, ca. 1800-1500 BC.

The seal is rather large, carved in black stone, and engraved with a contest scene with a man with a staff or lance confronting a large horned animal and other animal and symbols all around them.

Size: 27 mm.

Condition: Choice.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1340375
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$85.00
A sharply engraved bronze seal ring with nice dark green patina, Early Byzantine, 6th.-7th. century AD.

The ring with an oval bezel sharply engraved in high relief with a Christian motif.

Ringsize: Approx 21 mm.

Condition: Superb and fully wearable, terrific patina.

Ex. Large German Special Collection of seal rings.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1338593
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
Rare Greco-Persian bronze lance with intact iron rivet. The fact that the rivet is iron and the design would place this bronze lance rather late in the 1st. millenium BC, likely around 800-600 BC

The lance is very attractive with fine dark green patina.

Size: ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1337835
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$150.00
Nice intact Egyptian amulet of a striding Thoeris (The hippotamus god), dating to the late period, c. 700-300 BC.

The amulet very attractive in a green faiance with nice details. Mounted to a plexi base, description card included in the pictures.

Size: 28 mm. high (36m. incl. the costum base)

Condition: Superb, unrestored with finely preserved glaze, thus rare.

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought 1972 from the Collection of Prof...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1337834
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$195.00
Isis with the Horus child faiance figural amulet in a choice condition, Egyptian Late Period (ca. 712–332 BC).

A nice quality amulet, made in torquise blue-faience. Depicted is the goddess Isis seated on a throne, holding the Horus child in her lap. Suspension loop behind. On a rectangular base. Finely moulded with tiny details.

Size: 29 mm.

Condition: Choice.

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought 1972 from the Collection of Prof...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1337713
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$175.00
Ancient Egypt, Late Period, c. 664 - 30 BC. Stone Eye of Horus amulet.

Larger diorite Eye of Horus amulet carved in a very attractive speckled stone.

Size: ca. 22 mm. wide, height incl. the costum mount ca. 24 mm.

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought 1958 from the Collection of Prof. Haeberlin, from an older collection, and brought back in the 19th. century from Egypt.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1337618
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$295.00
Choice Egyptian Jasper amulet from the Haeberlin inventory, dating ca. 700-300 BC.

The amulet in superb condition and great colour, mounted to a plexi base, marked ES731 in the ES collection, description card included in the pictures.

Size: 26 mm. high (34 mm. incl. the costum base)

Provenance: Private German Collection (ES), bought between 1962 from the Collection of Prof. Haeberlin, from an older collection, and brought back from Egypt in the 19th. century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1337617
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$150.00
Nice Egyptian Sma amulet made of greyish glass, dating to the late period, c. 700-300 BC.

The amulet in perfect condition in greyish patinated glass that looks like stone, with nice details. Mounted to a plexi base (now loose), #380 in the ES collection, description card included in the pictures.

Size: 22 mm. high.

Condition: Superb, unrestored with finely preserved glaze, thus rare...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1337602
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$195.00
Reduced, was $295
Choice Egyptian Jasper amulet from the Haeberlin inventory, dating ca. 700-300 BC.

The amulet is mounted to a plexi base, marked 730 in the ES collection, description card included in the pictures.

Size: 31 mm. high (40 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337582
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$250.00
A scarce terracotta oillamp with a Raven, dating to the 1st. century AD.

The lamp of the type Loeschcke I B with fine brown pigments. The bird in very high relief. Beautiful early type.

Size: 95 mm.

From a Berlin private collection, bought in 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1335772
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$250.00
A thinbladed, very attractive type. A type made in the latest fase of the neolithic period, when the flintsmith tried to compete with the bronze smiths.

The workmanship is very skilled and proportions are just perfect.

The axe is 92 mm. long and is made of fine flint, now patinated from the 4000 years of buriel in a moisty farmland or marsh.

The patina is mottled redish brown.



Condition: Nearly superb, a few minimal chips to the edge.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1335770
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$250.00
A larger unpolished neolithic axe, dating to 3rd.4th mill. BC

The axe unpolished with a broad blade and some nice carving (knapping) details, incl, finely worked edges.

Size: 172 mm.

Condition: Choice, minor roughness to the edges. Wonderfull vivid mottled brown patina.



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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1335769
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A completely intact flaked danish neolithic axe, dating to 3rd-2nd mill BC. The axe has a convex, perfectly shaped cutting, edge and straight parallel sides which taper to a squared off butt end.

The axed measure 135 mm. Each face of the object has been worked with flaking - a very skillfull job!

The flaked sides taper evenly towards the butt end.

The axe has a beautyful mottled greyish white and beige patina and is in nearly superb condition.



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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1334784
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
The dagger with high shoulders, short tang and the blade with diamond cross-section.

The dagger is very attractive with a very beautyful patina.

Size: 250 mm - 9,8 inches.

Condition: Choice, with fine metal.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1334780
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$195.00
Interesting and very scarce pottery Chalice or goblet for drinking, Bactrian, 2nd. millenium BC.

The Chalice measure some 150 mm. (5,9 inches) in height and is thus very impressive in hand.

The cup is finely decorated with pigments.

Condition: Choice, a minor chip to the footring and some typical wear to colours, othervise perfect.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1334779
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$195.00
An early type (type 1) of ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia ('Luristan') late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC.

The dagger with a short tang, once mounted to a handle of wood or bone now lost, and a fine slender blade and round shoulders.

Size: 281 mm - (11,1 inches) - a larger dagger for the period.

Condition: Superb! Very fine patina and excellent metal.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1334616
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$175.00
A choice & rare islamic pottery bowl dating to 10th-12th century AD.

The bowl has a greenish white glace with some wear due to age.

The bottom of the interior is decorated with a calligraphic symbol.

Size: 110x36 mm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1334019
Senatus Consulto
$285.00
A LARGE AND EXCELLENT CONDITION BRONZE LANCE, WESTERN ASIA, 2ND. MILLENIUM BC.

A rare type with a pronounced diamond cross-section running all the way to the sharp point. Medium long tang.

Size: ca. 40 cm.

Condition: Superb, sound metal with a fine deep red patina with green patches.

Ex. Dæhnfeldt Collection, a large Danish Private Collection of ancient weapons, bought in the 1970s-1990s.