Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
Interesting and superb Viking bronze ring of the Shield type, made for a warrior, ca. 9th.-10th. century AD.
Hammered from a sheet of bronze, this ring has the shape of a large rounded shield with a finely engraved pattern.

A rare larger ring made for a Man and likely a Warrior. A rarity both for the elaborate style and the exceptional condition for this bronze antiquity.

Size: ca. 20 mm. in inner diameter and and ca. 33-34 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1399956
Senatus Consulto
$750.00
An illusive macehead designed to swing at the end of a chain attached to a pole, the socalled Morgen Stern or morning star in bronze, Viking / Early Medieval, likely Norse / Baltic area, ca. 8TH.-9TH. century AD.

Though often pictured as a repro, the morning star was a weapon demanding a lot of skills of the user, thus not very common then or today...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1399450
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A beautiful intact iron Battleaxe, dating to the Scandinavian Viking Period 8th.-9th. century AD.

Viking axe of the the typical battle type for the period, 19 cm. long.

Condition: Superb for type nice metal and silverish patina. Very nice, these are nearly always of bad metal and with chips.

Ex. Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398813
Senatus Consulto
$795.00
An ancient Early Medieval bronze Neck Torc, Baltic Vikings of the Rus, ca. 10th. century AD.

A torc with a terrific patina and of the beautiful Twisted design leaving the part of the Torc that would have rested on the neck smooth. Terminals as stylized animal heads.

Size: 18,2 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Mint, exceptional bright green patina, untouched.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398661
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A very large carinated pottery Jar, Germany, 8th.-10th. cent.

A fine Early Medieval pottery jar in a superb and remarkable condition for it's type and large size. A carianated jar in greyware that is similar in shape to a Migration-period carinated jar from Loxsted, tLittstücke, District of Cuxhaven, published.

Our piece is from an old German Collection and came with an old tag from the collection, dating it to the 10th.-11th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398432
Senatus Consulto
$995.00
A rare and interesting pendant depicting the Midgard serpent, Vikings of the Norse or Baltic area, Northern European, ca. 9th.-10th. century AD.

A beautiful intact pendant of a wonderful style. In solid silver, some minor spots of verdigris can be removed, othervise intact.

Size: 36 mm.

Condition: Superb and intact for the type.
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A large and choice Medieval Battleaxe, Knightly period, central-north European, likely Germany, ca. 11th.-12th. century AD.

A fine large and impressive battleaxe with a great curving blade and reenforced socket. Makers mark near the socket at one side.

The piece is cleaned and retains a fine iron colour with some patina remaining. Typical traces of corrosion but in an very nice state of preservation for the early type.

Size: 21 cm. long and ca. 18 cm...
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
An late renaissance or baroque period Iron Padlock, European, ca. 16th.-17th. century.

Cast and wrought lock. Very beautiful with an arched moveable part and a keyhole at one end. The lock was cobber braized or plated in the renaissance manor and much cobber can still be spotted in parts of the surface (see pictures).

Size: 13,5 cm. long and around 7 cm. high.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
An early Iron Key of very nice Renaissance style, Central European, ca. 15th. century. Likely a door-key

The key with a long hexagonal stem, large slightly oval bow, and a flag-shaped bit.

Size: 12,2 cm.

Condition: Choice, fine patina and good metal for age!

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A rare and massive European Gate key, Late Medieval, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

A very heavy key with kidney-shaped bow and a very thick stem and bit. Remnants of copper plating on the surface.

Size: 21,3 cm. long and 8,3 cm. wide over the bow! Weight: ca. 300-350 grams.

Condition: Basically intact with very heavy patina and corrosion and loss of metal to the bit.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A beautiful Latten bronze spoon w Pine finial, England, 16th. cent.

The spoon very elegant with an oval bowl and the pine finial. Interestingly a clear makers mark of three spoons or keys in the upper side of the bowl. Made in Latten - an alloy of bronze.

Size: 15,6 cm.

Condition: Choice, remnants of old silvering on the bowl and mark from contemporary repiar during use on the handle.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
Rare large ancient gothic Iron key with a rhomboid bow, 12th.-14th. century

Size: 14 cm.

Condition: Intact but rough, conserved earthfind with find patina, stable metal.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection.
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
An elaborate renaissance Iron key, for a heavy door or a large chest, 16th. century AD.

The key of very solid design with a heavy shaft with wide collars and a large discus in the center of the bow.

Size: 14 cm and weighing nearly 86 grams.

Condition: Superb and intact with sound metal.
Senatus Consulto
$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
Senatus Consulto
$1,195.00
IMPORTANT EARLY BAROQUE GERMAN PEWTER TANKARD, ADORNED WITH A NOBLES CREST AND DATED 1673!

A huge tankard or pitcher nearly 35 cm. high and 16 cm. wide across the base.

The vessel is decorated with a heart in high relief on the side, the heart-shaped lid engraved with a nobles crest (coat of arms), in the center a renaissance closed military helmed and an eagles head below.

The handle with three readable stamps; an eagle, a figure and the date 1673...
Senatus Consulto
$585.00
Finely engraved lidded vessel on a high stemmed foot likely for holding incense. We think it's from the 16th. century, and it's guaranteed at least early Baroque, 17th. century.

Size: 19 cm. by 16 cm.

Condition: Intact with some wear and tear and wonderful old patina.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
HEAVY SPANISH BRONZE MORTAR WITH HIGH RELIEF DESIGN, DATING TO THE LATER 16TH. CENTURY.

Beautifully hand cast with a deeply moulded design of classical portraits enface in relief around the body intersected by ribs.

The mortar is ca. 11,5 cm. wide and weighing app. 1,5 kilograms.

Provenance: Large Danish Private Collection