Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1432172
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$375.00
A very bronze amulet of an Ithyphalic god, Zagros Mountains, Luristan, dating c. 2nd...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1431996
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$1,150.00
Rare and beautiful Grey schist Buddha statue seated in Dhayana mudra (posture), Ancient kingdom of Gandhara (Pakistan), ca. 3rd. century AD.

A particularly early representation of Buddha seated in a temple on a two-stepped throne.

Size: H. 28,5 cm / w. 14 cm.

Condition: Choice! Very attractive with a nice ancient patina. Fragment reattached at the top, othervise intact and very sound.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1431994
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$1,450.00
A beautiful scist relief with Dionysos und Tyche standing inside a temple, ca. 1st. century AD.

A fine piece carved in the finest Greco-Roman style for this period, in northwestern Pakistan and eastern Afghanistan, socalled Gandhara art, during which the area was dominated by the Kushan Empire.

Size: H 22,8cm, B 15,5cm.

Condition: Choice, fragment on the back, reattached, weathering with finely preserved details of the two figures.

Ex Coll. Dr. P.G...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1431823
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$595.00
A very early and important Islamic antique bronze bowl with central knob and handle, 12th.-15th. century.

The bowl in very solid bronze with fine floral and symethric engravings around the raised central knob, clearly inspired from the achaimenid and greek offer bowls. A wonderful antique from a great old collection.

Size:

Condition: Choice, slight looseness to the handle but it's solidly anchored to the bowl.

Size: 30 cm. from handle to rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1431724
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Ancient Near East, Northern Syria, Syro-Hittite, ca. 3rd millennium BC.

A hand-built pottery female fertility idol, likely created to represent the goddess Astarte with bird head. Fragmentary but very attractive features and mounted on an attractive stone plint!

Size: 6,3 cm. incl. mount (4,3 cm.)

Ex Collection of Karl Jakob Müller, Frankfurt, collected between 1950-1977.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1431502
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$450.00
A very rare Babylonian clay tablet with the impression of a cylinder seal with a supplicant scene with figures, a seated god and perhaps animals, Babylonian, 2nd. millenium BC

Possibly a “visiting card”. Interestingly, there's an upper and lower line with decorations as well, made after seal was rolled.

Size: 5,5 cm. long and 4 cm. wide, ca. 1,5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1431496
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$875.00
Important collection of 11 stone axes and tools, Egyptian, 4th. millenium BC.

A selection of different tools in Basalt, Jasper, Gneist and perhaps Jadeite, mainly small axe shapes for grinding spices and cosmetics. Lot also include a wonderful fully polished fragment of a cosmetic palette.

A gem collection with some beautiful colours!

Sizes: 2,3 - 4,3 cm.

Condition: Mostly intact with a few with smaller nicks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1431358
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$425.00
Beautiful pottery dish with torquoise glaze, black markings and a finely decorated pattern, Seljug period, 11th.-12th. century, likely Kashan.

The Dish in an almost untouched state with fine silvery irridescence on the surface of the exterior. Very beautiful colours.

Size: 17,7 cm. in diameter. - c. 7 inches.

Condition: Choice and intact, a few places of missing glaze and usual markings from the making, but a very nice dish.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1431356
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$325.00
A very nice pottery bowl with torquoise glaze, black markings and a finely decorated pattern on the interior. Seljug period, 11th.-12th. century, likely Kashan.

The bowl with fine silvery iridescence on the surface of the exterior. Very beautiful colours.

Size: 14 cm. in diameter. - c. 5,5 inches.

Condition: Choice w. spots of missing glaze and usual markings from the making. A possible hairline repair on the exterior and slight repaint.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1430885
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$650.00
An important and beautiful larger pottery bowl with musician, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

A very rare and impressive conically shaped pottery bowl with green-yellow decoration on a cream-white ground. A musician seated in the center with a string instrument and 6 other figures seated on the fan with halos, marvelous dotted decoration.

Size: 25 cm. wide and 10 cm. high.

Condition: Choice! A very few large fragments restored nicely with only the crackl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1430884
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$575.00
An important and beautiful larger pottery bowl, Kashan area, ca. 12th.-13th. century AD.

Absolutely stunning conically shaped pottery bowl with a red, black decoration on a cream-white ground: a Goat, surrounded by floral decorations. Beautiful archaic style, from prior to the Ban of figural representation in the art of Islam.

Size: ca. 24-25 cm. wide and ca. 10 cm. high.

Condition: Very fine. A very few large fragments restored nicely with crackline re-touched, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430727
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$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, ca. 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Northern Khorasan area.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a Lotus pattern aned a birds in the center, all in high relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Nearly Superb. Larger remnants of fine iridescence patina that is difficult to picture. Completely intact and uncleaned!

Size: 9,6 cm. wide and approx 4,7 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430694
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). North Khorasan. / Ancient near East.

Torquise, blue and black glazed pottery dish on a short foot. The center decorated with faint floral patterns in relief in the manor of the Seljuqs.

Condition: Very fine, completely original surfaces, hairline crack restored. Exceptional silverish iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: ca. 15,5 cm. wide (diameter)

Ex. Da...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430693
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). North Khorasan.

Pearly white glaze with Sgraffito decoration (relief), pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with a beautiful Sgraffito pattern of ovals and center and rim decorated with splashes of brown.

Condition: Superb, fine patina.

Size: 9,4 cm. wide and approx 4,8 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquiti...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430692
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$250.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Nishapur - North Khorassan.

Pearly white glaze with Sgraffito decoration (relief), pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides decorated with a beautiful Sgraffito pattern of ovals and center and rim decorated with splashes of brown.

Condition: Choice. Almost perfectly intact and with fine grazing and inherent pearly iridescence and patina, small nick to the rim.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430661
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$375.00
A pair of stunning torquise glazed Persian, Islamic ceramics, Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan., ca. 11th. century AD or earlier.

The dish with a spike to hold a candle or lamp and a small oil lamps with pinched spout.

Superb items with fine ancient patinas and completely intact, thus scarce!

Size: 9,8 cm. diameter (dish and 7,3 cm. in length (lamp).

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the London Antiquities market of the 1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430660
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$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, ca. 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH).Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with a hemispheric body rising from a short foot. Undecorated and with a beautiful glossy glaze slightly darker blue towards the center. Fantastic 'spiders web' of gold iridescence over the interior

Condition: Superb.

Size: approx 9 cm. wide and 5,3 cm. high.

Ex. Danish Private Collection, from the Lond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1430659
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$275.00
A superb quality Islamic bowl, Islamic, 12th century A.D. (494 AH – 597 AH). Ancient near East, Northern Khorassan.

Turquoise glazed, pottery bowl with flaring body rising from a short foot. The sides and center decorated with a floral patterns or perhaps stylized birds(?) and a star-shaped or radiated element.

Condition: Superb. Remnants of light silver iridescence patina that is difficult to picture.

Size: 9,5 cm. wide and approx 4,3 cm. high.

Ex. ...