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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1390126
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$650.00
A very rare intact terracotta stamp seal of the New Kingdom in Egypt, 16th-11th century BC.

This type of large-format oval stamp seal was regularly used for sealing jar stoppers and bricks. Only a few have survived in this terrific condition with fully readable Hierglyphs. The seal is Carthouche-shaped so it likely contains a name of a Ruler, but so far untranslated. The glyphs includes 'Son Of Ra' and a large coiled Cobra. A large handle on the back.

Size: 6,4 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390102
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$695.00
An Egyptian Black Granite stone kohl jar, Old Kingdom, Dynasty IV - VI, c. 2625 - 2170 BC.

The Jar done in an attractive and very hard / dense black stone.

The wide shoulders narrowing to a flat base, the inside drilled with wide opening, superbly polished exteriour.

Size: 47 mm in diameter and 36 mm. tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390086
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$850.00
An elegant and interesting tall hardstone vessel in black stone, of tappering form and one duck-shaped handle, likely dating to the Late Period, 500-100 BC.

The vessel expertly hollowed with quite thin walls and raised rim.

Interestingly, the jar was carved or created out of two fingers from a larger structure, either a statue or perhaps a very large 'two-fingers' amulet(?), made in the 2nd. millenium BC...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390085
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$750.00
An Egyptian stone kohl jar, Old Kingdom, Dynasty IV - VI, c. 2625 - 2170 BC

The wide shoulders narrowing to a flat base, the inside drilled with wide opening, intact with some chipping around the edges. Superbly polished exteriour and an extremely beautiful mottled stone!

Size: 58 mm in diameter and 41 mm. tall. Massive piece for the type...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1390054
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$750.00
Egyptian Limestone Mace Head, Pre-Dynastic, ca 3500-3200 BC

Of a heavy discoidal form pierced longitudinally for attachment to a wooden shaft, the exterior polished to a smooth finish.

A very rare piece and attractive! Slightly assymethric and with a very fine cream-white colour.

Size: 53 mm. in diameter and ca. 33 mm. high

Condition: Superb, evidence of use and patina, but no chips.

Provenance: Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1390036
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$795.00
A rare massive faience ushabti with details added in black, and a vertical inscription. Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, c. 1085-713 B.C.

Inscribed with clear glyphs with the name of the owner / deceased, untranslated, unresearched.

Size: ca. 10,6 cm. high. / 16,1 cm. incl. the very nice wooden base.

Condition: Superb! Rare in this splendid condition.

Ex. Soelberg and bought 25-30 years ago from another older Danish collection formed in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388198
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$225.00
A nice collection of ancient Beads, as a smaller necklace, Ancient Near East, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC.

It consists of a few larger Carnelian and agate beads, barrel-shaped and round, and also a larger group of smaller tubular beads.

Size: 23 cm. in double and 47 in a single row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1388196
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A beautiful and rare pottery Oillamp, Roman Imperial period, ca. 2nd. century AD.

The lamp in fine red terracotta with a clear central motif of scene of love-making. He looks to be holding her hair and she is doing something with her right hand.

The discus framed by a finely detailed decoration, perhaps floral. The Spout hearth shaped.

Size: ca. 115 mm. in length.

Condition: Choice with a chip to the knob handle, othervise perfect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388004
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$375.00
An exceptional collection of rare faceted and tubular Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd.-1st. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful faceted and tubular beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 41 cm. in a single row, 20,5 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1388003
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$350.00
An exceptional and rare collection of Carnelian beads, stringed as a Necklace, Asia Near East, ca. 2nd. mill. BC BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful flat and some fewer hemispheric beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1387101
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An exceptional and rare collection of layered Agate beads, stringed as a Necklace, Greco-persian period, Western Asia, 500-200 BC.

The necklace strung with a large number of beautiful agate beads, each very precious and with a larger central hanger. Very colourful and wearable.

Length: ca. 48-49 cm. in a single row, 24 cm. in a double row.

Condition: Choice, only one bead with a chip, othervise a perfect selection.

Ex old German Collection, beginning...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1387057
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$475.00
Greece, Hellenistic Period, ca. 2nd. century BC.

A utilitarian, buff vessel with a wide, well-defined shoulder, a round, slightly flared foot, a conical neck, a thick mouth, and a ribbed strap handle. The lagynos is an ancient form designed to hold oil (in smaller form) or, as this one, wine. This is a beautiful example of a rare form.

Height: 17,2 cm. and 18,6 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Private Collection, 1955-1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386965
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$650.00
Outstanding example of a Megarian bowl dating from the Hellenistic Period during which much of the Aegean and Western Asia were under the influence of Alexander the Great.

The bowl in red terracotta made in an elegant thin-walled style and ornately decorated with a pattern of symethric floral decoration in high relief, mold made. A flower in the center.

Size: 13,6 cm. in diameter and 7,4 cm. tall.

Ex. Old German Collection, sold at antiquities auction in 2014. De...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1386958
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$295.00
A beautiful larger Roman figural bronze of two Fishes, dating to the 3rd. century AD.

This bronze was once a Casket Handle on a larger Casket possible of wood. The bronze measure 15 cm. in lenght and depict two confronting fishes, eating at a rounded middle section.

Condition: Superb, fine green patina and completely intact!

Ex. Canadian Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1386957
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$395.00
A beautiful and massive Roman figural bronze of two Fishes, dating to the 3rd. century AD.

This bronze was once a Casket Handle on a larger Casket possible of wood. The bronze measure 18 cm. in lenght and is finely made with many fine details of the two coinfronting fishes, attached mouth to mouth.

Condition: Superb, fine green patina and completely intact!

Ex. Canadian Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386861
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$495.00
Pointed aryballos decorated with fine symethric brown slip decoration, Protocorinthian aryballos. 675-625 B.C.

Awesome condition vessel with fine proportions and great warm decoration.

Size: 10,5 cm.

Ex. (Several) German Collections, since the 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386754
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$250.00
A scarce early Roman lamp of the Loeschcke IV type, decorated with Amor and name of workshop or maker. Dark brown slip. Dating 2nd. century A.D.

An interesting and beautiful simple lamp with a fine depiction of Eros or Amor on the discus.

Size: 98 mm.

Condition: Choice, minimal chip to the back, othervise perfect.

Ex Hôtel Drouot, Paris, formerly in a French Private Collection, ca. 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1386499
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$375.00
A beautiful ancient Greek Apulian net Lekythos, dating to approximately 350 B.C.

The bottle with disc base, spherical body, elegant neck and collared rim, a small loop handle arches from the neck to the shoulder of the piece. Decorated with black net pattern.

Pieces such as this were used for storing perfumes and othe valuable cosmetics in antiquity.

Height: 19 cm. tall!

Condition: Choice, repair to neck and handle, small chips, othervise intact. ...