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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385202
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A nice seal in glossy red stone, Babylonian, 2nd. mill. BC.

The seal engraved with a presentation scene.

Size: 16 mm.

Condition: Very fine, intact with some even wear.

Ex. US collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385200
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$85.00
A scarce larger stamp seal in beautiful red stone, Levantine, 2nd. mill. BC.

A very attractive stone, finely patinated and engraved on the base with a figure.

Size: ca. 19 x 20 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385197
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$150.00
A pair of nice black stone rectangular seal, Hittite Empire, ca. 16TH - 12TH century BC.

Anatolian versions of the Babylonian Cylinder seals, where the sides are engraved with a figures and symbols incl. a Star.

Size: ca. 20 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1385107
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$295.00
A rare and interesting Cylinder seal in black stone, likely Serpentinite, Neo-Babylonian, ca. 800-600 BC

the seal carved with the image of the Great king standing with a Scimitar or Sicle sword in his right hand in front of a high doomed Alter.

This depiction is rather common on stamp seals but scarce and attractive on a cylinder! In this period stamp seals were mainly used, while Cylinders were being fased out.

Size: 16-17 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1385062
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$150.00
A fine glass bottle or vessel, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The vessel of fine greenish glass with a thick irridescence and patina.

Size: 9,4 cm.

Ex. German Private Collection, bought in the Münchner Kunsthandel 1988/89.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384853
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$95.00
A nice and interesting Egypt scarab with Hieroglyphs, 2nd. mill. BC.

The scarab possible inscribed with a name in Hieroglyphs. Finely carved and polished.

Size: 16 mm.

Condition: Superb for type.

Ex. German Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384852
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$75.00
A nice Scarab displaying the god Bes on it's base, carved in Steatite, heavily patinated, New Kingdom, 16th.-11th. century BC.

Size: 14 mm.

Ex. Old German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384850
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$95.00
A fine and interesting Steatite Scarab, likely New Kingdom. later in the 2nd. millenium BC.

The base depicts an animal headed god in profile walking with his arm evolving into a sword(?), sundisc above.

Size: 16 mm.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384842
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Egypt Scarab seal, 2nd. intermediate period, 1750-1570 BC.

The Scarab with a very attractive symethric style engraving on it's base.

Size: 14 mm.

Ex. German private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384840
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$185.00
A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the New Kingdom or slightly prior, 2nd. millenium BC.

A nice scaraboid, carved with two lions 12 mm. A interesting Steatite Scarab with fine Hieroglyphs of c. 10 mm. and a small scarab, fine execution, engraved with a single Lion.

Condition: The Scaraboid intact, the other scarabs with minor chips.

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384838
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$195.00
A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the 2nd. millenium BC.

Earlier Geomethric styles Steatite Scarab.

Nice lot of three undamaged scarabs!

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384837
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$195.00
A fine lot of three Scarabs in Steatite, all dating to the New Kingdom or slightly prior, 2nd. millenium BC.

A rare faiance scaraboid, shaped as a hedgehog(?) with geomethric pattern, c. 9 mm. A rare Steatite Scarab with fine Hieroglyphs of Horus Falcon and more, c. 10 mm. and a earlier Geomethric style Steatite Scarab.

Superb lot of undamaged seals.

Ex. G&M auctions, years ago and formerly in a very old collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1381962
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$150.00
Interesting pair of Coptic carvings, one shaped as a Cross, the other rectangular with bulls-eye decoration.

Size: 4,8-5,2 cm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1381961
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$175.00
Interesting set of three large flower-shaped or bell- shaped pendants, Byzantine, ca. 600-900 AD.

The three pendants attached with smaller ancient rings to a larger ring, also ancient.

Size: ca. 6,5 cm. in length, weighing 22,58 grams!

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1381960
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$95.00
Nice large Roman period decorated silver Earring, ca. 2nd.-4th. century AD.

The piece large measuring 3-3,2 cm. in diameter and weighing some 5,3 grams.

Can be used both as an earring and as a pendant due to it's size and fine design.

Ex. Gorny and Mosch and formerly in the RT collection, fromed from 1958 in Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1381956
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$350.00
A very large and rare Amlash grey ware zoomophic pottery vessel.

A huge piece for type and culture. Ancient Near East, Amlash or neighboring cultures, 1300-1100 BC.

Finely sculptured to look like a large bird with the beak as the sprout of the vessel.

Size: A massive vessel!. Around 33 cm. wide and ca. 23-24 cm. high.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, in Denmark 40-50 years...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1380667
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$125.00
A pair of beautiful Stamp seals carved and finely polished in red Jasper stone, one likely 6th.-4th. millenium BC, the other with handle and later, perhaps ca. 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

Both seals attractive and engraved with patterns of dots on the base.

Size: Both 12-13 mm. in diameter.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1380661
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A choice and intact Egyptian Scaraboid, New Kingdom, 16th.-11th. century BC.

An interesting scaraboid with the upperside not carved as a beetle, but with general shape of a Scarab Beetle. Finely incised Hieroglyphs.

Size: ca. 14 mm.

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., Nürnberg, 1958 - 2003. Part of older collection of Hans Piehler (1874 - 1961)