Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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$150.00
A very nice Iron Chest Key, Probably Northern Europe, early late 16th.-early 17th. century.

Almost round bow, strong, thick collar and a rather massive key.

Size: 12 cm.

Condition: Choice, fine patina.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
Senatus Consulto
$685.00
A pair of late Renaissance bronze spoons, England, dating ca. 1620-1640.

Excellent early European spoons, likely once silvered, nor in a brass / bronze colour. A rare set of early kitchenware, very interesting and from a very old Danish collection.

Size: ca. 17,5 cm. each.

Condition: Excellent for type.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1366748
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A very rare and interesting collection of 4 ancient seals, ca. 3rd.-9th. century AD.

The centerpiece a massive square seal carved in cream stone, depicting a Roman type of horseman in full military attire with lance pointng to the ground: Below the horse a woman is laying on the ground, slightly behind the horseman another standing soldier, holding on to the lance; A winged Deity (angel?) in the top left corner. Byzantine/early medieval, likely Eastern Europe, 6th.-9th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1366081
Senatus Consulto
$850.00
A wonderful matching set of three Mace Heads of the rare claw-shaped type, Bactria, 2nd. millenium BC.

Bactrian bronze egg-shaped mace-heads with spiked sleeves or prongs, Late 2nd Millennium BC. The top of the weapons with narrow edge, the sleeves with small internal tangs for mounting them to a shaft.

Size: Max 6,2 cm. wide and 7,1 cm. high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365928
Senatus Consulto
$75.00
A pair of udjat amulets dating to the third Intermediate Period, Dynasty XX-XXIII, 1185-730 BC. Faience Eye of Horus amulets in good Torquise faiance.

Size: 12-13 mm. each.

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365927
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$85.00
A pair of udjat amulets dating to the third Intermediate Period, Dynasty XX-XXIII, 1185-730 BC. Faience Eye of Horus amulets in good Torquise and Lime-green faiance.

Size: 16-17 mm. each.

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365924
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
A superb and very large Udjat Eye amulet with recessed eye and fine colours, Late period, 600-300 BC.

Very impressive piece in hand measuring 26 mm. X 25 mm. and thick. In white faiance with markings in black glaze.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1365922
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
Ancient Egyptian Heart Amulet, dating to the New Kingdom, ca 1570 to 1070 BC. Carved from black-brown stone, depiction of a human heart; shown with small wings to each side, with small platform at top to which a small cord could be attached.

Size: ca. 28 mm.

Condition: Choice.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s, comes with COA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1365884
Senatus Consulto
$185.00
Ancient Egypt, 3rd Intermediate Period, c. 1075 - 712 BC.

Large and impressive diorite Eye of Horus amulet, with a nice speckled mix of minerals, pierced for suspension.

Size: The amulet is massive being 9 mm. thick, 36 mm. long and 26 mm. wide - a substantial piece.

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1365877
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
Interesting lot of three amulets, a Horus helmet amulet, a fine large papyrus Sceptre amulet and a Udjat Eye of Horus in two colours of Faiance, all likely later period 600-300 BC.

Size: The Sceptre measure 35 mm., the other amulets smaller.

Condition: Choice, minor loss to one amulet othervise intact!

Ex. Very Old collection from Düsseldorph, Germany, bought in Egypt in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1364394
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$150.00
Nice ancient Egyptian faience amulet of the goddess Taweret or Thoeris. Dating to Egypt's Late Period, ca. 664–323 BC.

The amulet very attractive in a torquise faiance with nice details.

Size: 31 mm. high.

Condition: Fine, small loss at top of head othervise intact.

Provenance: Private German Collection, comes with COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1363737
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A larger early square stamp seal in brown Serpentine, Mesopotamia or Northern Syria, Early 3rd. millenium BC.

An attractive seal drilled to be mounted to a string and engraved with astylized figure.

Size: 27 mm. x 24 mm.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1363735
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A scarce Scaraboid in the shape of a Fish in water, Steatite, Mid-late 2nd. millenium BC.

A fine seal with the base engraved with a pattern of circles. Very finely engraved Fish.

Size: 21 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Very old Swedish private Collection, bought at Victoria Lindströms Antik shop in Stockhold in the 1950s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1362848
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A fine silver ancient Islamic belt buckle from the earliest fase in the Islamic domination of the world, 7th.-9th. century AD.

A beautiful and perfectly intact belt buckle completely covered in black patina and in solid silver. Fine ornamentation.

Size: ca. 6 cm. long.

Condition: Superb! A partidularly fine specimen with completely black patina.

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1362847
Senatus Consulto
$135.00
An larger ancient Islamic belt buckle from the earliest fase in the Islamic domination of the world, 7th.-9th. century AD.

A beautiful and perfectly intact belt buckle even with remnants of the guilding. Fine ornamentation, likely produced in Persia.

Size: ca. 7 cm. long and weighing 55 grams.

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1362613
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A fine Sassanian glass bottle, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

An intact green glass bottle very attractive and quite scarce. The bottle with a tapering neck.

Size: 76 mm. high.

Condition: Superb with fine silver irridescence!

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection, bought in the Near East in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1362507
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
An nice larger mirror in bronze, Islamic, 10th.-12th. century AD.

The islamic bronze mirrors were typically made in the Chinese style of the Han Period with added islamic elements. This mirror is large and with a recessed face and undecorated back. Small loss to the handle.

Size: 14,2 cm.

Condition: Choice, fine smooth water-green patina. Old Collection tag on the reverse.

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1362499
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A very attractive and quite rare specimen of an ancient Bow-mans / Archers thumb ring in silver, 1st. millenium BC.

These rings are normally only found in bronze and we bought this a bronze ring, but while inspecting closer we discovered that it's in silver and just heavily patinated!

Size: A large thumb-ring measuring around 26 mm. in inner height, slightly less wide.

Condition: Choice! Heavy black patina that could be cleaned to the beautiful pure silver...