Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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$1,950.00
A splendid massive bronze inkwell with Bear, Germany, possible Nuremburg, ca. 1600 AD (1580-1610).

Bronze with a beautiful, chocolate brown age patina. The triangular vessel held aloft by three dramatic claw feet, the vessel addorned with images of confronting eagles and on the high garlanded lid sits a bear with raised paws and open jaws.

Height: Aprox 23 cm.

Weight: 1,2-1,3 kilograms.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex...
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A bronze fitting of a large pre-Guttenburg book, perhaps a Bible or another large and thick handwritten work, dating 14th.-15th. century. Beautiful and rare piece from this period.

It's a large and impressive bronze fitting with the portrait of a man with a peculiar headdress, perhaps tonsur, could be a Munk or religious person. Holes around the edges for rivets which would have been used against a wooden binder. Size: 20,5 cm. long and 13,5 cm. wide...
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$850.00
A wonderful bronze inkwell, Northern Italy, ca. 1490-1540 AD.

A tripod inkwell, typical for the period, hollowed for a glass inlay now lost. Each leg shaped as a winged female deities.

A rare Inkwell with a particularly fine thick patina.

Size: ca. 12 cm. wide and 9,3 cm. tall. Very heavy bronze cast.

Condition: Choice for the type with much smooth wear and uncleaned patina.

Ex. Egeskov Fine arts, ex private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1416524
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
Reserved
A finely decorated bronze bracelet, Northern Europe, Viking Period, 8th.-10th. century AD.

A well-made patinated Viking era bracelet in the shape of a snake with bulging eyes. Comes with a lucite stand as seen in the pictures.

Condition: Choice, very attractive.

Size: 5,6 cm. in diameter and almost round.

Ex. Danish Private collection, comes with COA
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...
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
$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
$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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1239774
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
An extremely rare and attractive silver filigree boat-shaped pendant, Vikings of Gotland, c. 10th.-11th. century AD.

All genuine Viking silver items are rare, so is this elaborate silver pendant, once around the neck of a Viking warrior or a warriors wife.

The pendant is larger measuring c. 26 mm. in length.

A finely crafted pendant with filigree work, shaped as a boat and guilded...