Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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.



Important:
This item comes with a standard export license issued by Danish Ministry of Culture, when shipped outside Denmark...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1335054
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Interesting unidentified white stone stamp seal, Western Asia, late 3rd.-early 2nd. millenium BC.

Most possible Elamite or BMAC.

The seal is rectangular with a diamond cross section and engraved on both sides with a horned bull and a large bird, likely an Eagle, caugth in mid air with wings spread, looks like it's in an attacking mode.

Size: 31 mm. long and 24 mm. broad. Pierced.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Old US collection, sold at Hirsch years ago...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1334784
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$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
Senatus Consulto
$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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1334588
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$350.00
A good Faiance Ushabti in limegreen faiance, Egyptian, Late Period, mid-late 1st. millenium BC.

The mummiform figure wearing tripartide wig with the front inscribed with readable hieroglyphs.

Size: 98 mm.

Condition: Choice, some wear, but finely preserved with no damage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1334587
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$395.00
A large and nice Egyptian ushabti, Late Period, c. 600-450 BC.

The ushabti of fine torquise colour faiance and inscribed with hioroglyphs on the front. Very fine classical style and good facial features.

Size: ca. 12,7 cm.

Condition: Choice, some wear and some minor restoring of the base.

Ex. Large old Danish Private Collection of Egyptian antiquities, collected prior to 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1334019
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$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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1333839
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$400.00
A very nice and interesting bowl glazed and afterwards ingraved, Western Asia, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

Torquise glaze and engraved or incised with scrolls and sky-like ornaments. Horseshoe shaped symbol in the center.

Size:

Condition: Almost completely intact, small area of restauration and chip.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1331964
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$175.00
A very nice steatite scarab, dating to the New Kingdom period in Egypt between the 16th century BC and the 11th century BC.

The scarab is engraved with a fine clear set of different hieroglyphs, incl. a Horus falcon and the Ankh symbol - sign of life.

Tbe scarab itself is very beautiful and naturalistic.

Size: c. 16 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1331881
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
Egypt, New Kingdom, 18.-19. Dynasty, ca. 1390–1213 B.C. Green-blue and black faience.

A very large and exceptional specimen!

Size: 39 mm. x 34 mm.

Condition: Choice, loss at one snout.

Double amulets of the domestic goddess Taweret are rare forms and date to the 18th dynasty,. Amarna is among the known findspots for these, although this particular example is without provenance.

Ex. Ancient Art and Belgian Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1331825
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$295.00
A tall vase shaped ointment jar, Egyptian, Late Period / Ptolemaic period, dating to the later 1st. millenium BC.

The jar is of a slightly compressed form, please see the picture of the side of the vessel.

Height: 112 mm.

Ex. Old Danish Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1331627
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$995.00
Reduced, was $1350
An important Thoeris / Taweret faiance figural amulet in an exceptional style and size, Egyptian Late Period (ca. 712–332 BC) .

An amazing amulet of exceptionally high quality, made of pale blue-green faience. Depicted is the goddess Taweret (Thoeris), a female hippopotamus who was considered to be a protectress of women in childbirth. She is shown in a striding position, her left (hind) leg forward. She is holding her arms to the sides of her pregnant belly...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330905
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$650.00
Reduced from $850
Neo Elamite bronze bowl with cuneiform inscription, ca. 1st half of the 1st millennium B.C.

Size: 17 cm and 5,3 cm high

This bowl could be from an area near the Zagros mountains. There is no doubt that the name of the father is Elamite, since it's identical with a name which is already recorded in published documents. The ductus and the -na genitive suffix are typically Neo-Elamite...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330831
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A superb rare bracelet, Luristan, 800-600 BC

The bracelet made for a man and perhaps a warrior i solid bronze with wolf head terminals.

Size: Max diameter 74 mm. wide.

Condition: Heavy red and green patina and uncleaned.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1330745
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$195.00
A superb rare bracelet, Luristan, 800-600 BC

The bracelet made for a man and perhaps a warrior, thick goat head terminals and the bracelet itself decorated with lines and spikes or knobs.

Size: 65 mm. wide. Weight ca. 64 grams

Condition: Heavy red and green patina and uncleaned.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt collection