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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1432006
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
From the inventory of the large ancient arts and armor dealer Steen Stroemberg, comes this fascinating intact and very large Byzantine pottery oil lamp, dating to 5th.-7th. cent. AD.

It's has a ring handle and made in dark red brown clay finely decorated with christian symbolics and floral decorations. Well used nozzle!

Size: ca. 15,5 cm. long and 9 cm. wide - a massive piece!

Condition: Choice, fine patina from old use.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1430809
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A nice lot of finely patinated antiquites, all Byzantine!

Bronze ring with superb green enamel patina and engraved with a Chi Ro symbol, ca. 8th. century.

A fine larger ring with black patina and a cross or flower on the bezel, c. 10th.-12th. century.

A superb little casket key, very nice and rare object - sold as one lot, ca. 10th.-12th. century or earlier!

Ex. German Private Collections
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1429579
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
Interesting large pendant in the shape of a Dove with tail and a loop a head, ca. 6th.-10th. century AD.

Interesting object that we had to clean from completely black hard hoard patina. The pendant measure 48 mm. and this sizeable, still retaining much patina and can be cleaned with good result. The pendant decorated with a floral or Zoomorphic design.

Ex. Antiquitäten Katebi, Köln, Kunsthandlung Aloys Faust, 1980s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1420393
Senatus Consulto
$1,150.00
A stunningly beautiful Byzantine silver ring, engraved with an Eagle surrounded by a snake with two heads, 10th - 12th century A.D.

We've sold several of this type with very large ringplate and simple flat hammered loop and we would date it closer to 10th. century than 12th. century.

Awesome style and is fully wearable, fitting many male collectors since the loop is slightly open with a hairline and thus a bit flexible.

Size: ca. 23 x 19 mm. The ringplate 28 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1393045
Senatus Consulto
$850.00
Fine Early Christian bronze lamp, dating to the late Roman - Early Byzantine period, 4th to 6th Century AD. Solid bronze tapered vessel with protruding spout, raised disc foot and extended cross handle.

Condition: Choice, excellent metal and old redish-brown collection patina. Missing filler hole cover and a few tiny pinholes, otherwise intact.

Size: 12,5 cm. in length and 8,5 cm. tall.

Ex. Utzon Frank collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1381961
Senatus Consulto
$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 : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1379200
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A fine silver hair or dress-pin, Byzantine, ca. 7th.-10th. century AD.

Small pin, and made with a loop to be carried in a string or for fastening it. It has a large openwork finial with a petal on top.

Size: 6 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1369168
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A nice lot of three Early Byzantine bronze weights, dating to the early Byzantine period, later 1st. millenium BC.

The weights are all inscribed with letters and nicely patinated. The weights are: 79,1 grams (large!), 45 grams and 16,16 grams.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1350260
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A sharply engraved bronze seal ring with nice dark green patina, Early Byzantine, ca. 6th.-8th. century AD.

The ring with a round seal bezel sharply engraved in high relief with Greek letters.

Ring-size: Approx 20 mm.

Condition: Superb and fully wearable, terrific dark green patina.

Ex. Large German Special Collection of seal rings.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1222499
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
An attractive ancient Late Roman-Christian oil lamp, dating to the 4th - 5th Century A.D. Type originating from the Holy land.

The lamp is decorated with an impressed design with animal fights in relief. Looks like a fight between a lion and a bull, a typical match up for animal fights...