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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1403916
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$495.00
AN ATTRACTIVE TANGED BRONZE SHORT, WESTERN ASIA, AREA OF TURKMENISTAN/UZBEKISTAN CA. 1200-800 BC. A late and attractive tanged bronze sword with a medium size tang and a prominent mid-rib, triangular blade. Size: c. 35,5 cm. (c. 14 inches). Condition: Nearly superb! Very good metal with a wonderful, smooth green patina. Ex. Dæhnfeldt Collection, bought in the 1970s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1403911
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$595.00
A rare Bactrian bronze short swort or dagger w. massive handle, dating to late 3rd or early 2nd mill. BC. Very interesting type with an unusually thick handle and a very broad leaf-shaped blade.

The dagger is partly uncleaned and covered in the fine green patina.

Size: 34,6 cm. long (13,6 inches) and weighs c. 750 grams on the kitchenweight!

Condition: Choice & intact. Slight roghness to the edge and small bend in the blade. Very good metal quality...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1403315
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$1,250.00
An huge and extremely rare excarvated bronze food vessel, for the storage of foods or liquids, Byzantine, 6th.-9th. century AD.

The largest vessel, we've ever handled from Late Antiquity and as such very unusual for it's preservation. Made in solid metal with a large round body and a short neck and wide mouth. A utility vessel, used for containing foods or liquids. The vessel finely decorated with hammered patterns on the body.

Height: H 39,5 cm, Diameter 38 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1403312
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$950.00
A massive and rare excarvated bronze vessel, likely for the storage of liquids, Byzantine, 6th.-9th. century AD.

Horisontically ribbed body and carinated vertically ribbed shoulder with funnel mouth.

Made in solid metal in a fine vase-like shape, with holes for attaching it to chains. A utility vessel, used for containing foods or liquids.

Size: 34-35 cm. wide and around 35,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1403305
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Large Cosmetic Palette of elongated trapezoidal shape, Egyptian, Pre-Dynastic Period, 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

The palette was carved from green schist and finely smoothed on all surfaces. It's extremely large and wonderful for the often rather small and rough Palettes. Three symethric drilled holes in the top, using of the ancient drilling tecnique.

Size: 19,5 cm. long and 16,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1403182
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$295.00
Superb very large Roman glass flask of unusual form; Bulge in middle, ca. 4th cent AD.

Interesting Mid Eastern, likely Iraeli-Roman type in fine yellowish-green glass with a beautiful irridescence!

Size: 22 cm.

Condition: Superb.

For similar cf. Yisraeli, Y. Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, p. 315, no. 462, 463.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1403181
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$295.00
Rare ancient Roman glass flask, with a lovely patina, Circa A.D. 100-300.

Very impressive measuringing a stunning 19 cm. in height and made with two sections, body and neck.

Condition: Nearly Superb, very sound glass for the type and with a particularly fine light blue metalic and gold iridescence! Very tiny pinhole at the base

Provenance: Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1403172
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$450.00
A fine and unusual substantial glass bottle with wide discus shaped rim and trail decoration, 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

The long neck ending in a pear-shaped body. A fine heavy flask with a particularly fine blue-green glass colour, rarely seen.

Size: 14 cm. tall and 8,3 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and uncleaned. In the bottom a lumb of very hard concrete-like dirt. Difficult to remove, perhaps hiding a small hole or just uncleaned...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402747
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$395.00
An atractive and large tanged bronze dagger from ancient Near East dating to 2nd mill BC.

Commonly termed 'Luristani' by dealers and collectors.

A very nice triangular blade with high shoulders and two rivet holes for fastening of the handle. Very nice green patina and central midrib.

Size is c. 37 cm. - 14,5 inches.

Condition: Nearly superb. Intact with slight roughness to the edge.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1402690
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$575.00
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A high quality very large pottery figure of a female attendant or official, dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figure is placed on a high hexagonal plint with a lotus throne and wears a fine two-colour blue and turquoise glazed robe. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely painted facial details.

The head is attachable as often seen on the largest figures from this period.

The figure holds a plate in her arms...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402687
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$495.00
A choice tanged bronze sword from ancient Near East dating to 2nd mill BC.

Commonly termed 'Luristani' by dealers and collectors.

A very nice blade blade with shiny dark green patina. Round shoulders and a prominent central midrib.

Size is c. 45 cm. - 17,7 inches.

Condition: Choice - some roughness to the edges and a crack near one shoulder.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402584
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$595.00
An interesting and very rare tanged bronze sword with elaborate handle, Ancient Near East dating to later 2nd. mill BC.

The sword a South Caspian Sea type, commonly labelled 'Luristani' by collectors and dealers.

The sword with a superb openwork guard and an intact lower part of handle and a short tang to take a handle of bone or wood. The prominent midrib tapers to the cutting edges, sharp point.

The sword measure 42,5 cm in length.

Condition: Cho...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402582
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$595.00
A rare Ancient Near East Bronze short sword or large dagger dating to 1st-2nd mill BC.

Commonly termed Luristani by dealers and collectors.

Fine style weapon with square shoulders and a flat central midrib. As a rare feature, on this short sword the lower part of the hilt is intact, which is seldom seen on this type of bronze age weapon.

Size is 42,7 cm - 16,8 inches.

Condition: A very nice ancient bronze. Blade with a slight bend and some roughness...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1402578
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$650.00
A large and heavy (625 gram) bronze sword from ancient Near East dating to later 2nd mill BC.

Commonly termed 'Luristani' by dealers and collectors.

A superb and heavy blade with beautyful light and shiny dark green patina. Raised shoulders and a broad central midrib. A rivet for fastening of the handle remains.

Size is 51,3 cm - 20,2 inches. A massive large and beautyful bronze age sword, one of the largest we've ever handled.

Condition: Choice / Ne...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre 1700 item #1402559
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$295.00
A pair of hinese pottery tomb figures of well-situated Masters attendants dating to Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD.

The figures wear different types of clothes and have different attributes, a shovel and a Ming Hat. The colours are beautyful cobolt blue and tourqoise.

Pigmented colours in red, white ad black.

Size: 22-23 cm in height. Very decorative smaller figures of a rare type.

Condition: Choice, intact and in very good condition for the type.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402235
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$165.00
A very detailed and finely made terracotta pottery Eagle figure, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The piece a finial or handle from a larger vessel or Lamp, made as a military related Eagle with it's wings spread, to be seen from both sides. Very remarkable and tiny details of feathers, feet and head. Mounted on a plint.

Size: 7,6 cm. tall incl. the plint and 5,4 cm. in itself.

Ex. Danish Collection, bought in the 1950s, the mounting looks 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1402199
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Interesting and beautiful Wooden fragment of a coffin or Sargophagus, likely dating to the Middle Kingdom, 11th to 12th Dynasty, ca. 2030 to 1640 BC.

The wooden piece covered in a thin layer of gesso and painted in red, black, cream, and white hues with the depiction of 5 men with loincloths walking, in front and above, panels of Hieroglyphs.

Size: ca. 17 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice for the type, much wear and degradation to the wood, which is very light-weig...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1401130
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$445.00
A rare Bactrian bronze short swort or dagger w. massive handle, dating to late 3rd or early 2nd mill. BC.

Very interesting type with an unusually thick handle and a very broad leaf-shaped blade.

The dagger is partly uncleaned and covered in the finest azurite blue and green patina imaginable!

Size: 34,6 cm. long (13,6 inches) and weighs 745 grams on the kitchenweight!

Condition: Choice with a loss at the point - otherwise nearly as made with slight rog...