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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1406002
Senatus Consulto
$950.00
A very interesting and rare larger bronze temple Bell, Indonesia, Java, 12th.-14th. century AD.

The shape is quite peculiar for this Bell, could be architectorial, made to look like a roof of a temple - it has the almost exact shape of a 16th. cent. Italian cabasset helmet. A large and very attractive bell with a large loop at the top.



Size: ca. 15,5 cm. wide and 13,5 cm. tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405948
Senatus Consulto
$325.00
Interesting and elaborate stamp seal, carved in hard black Serpentine stone, Syria, Middle Assyrian Empire (1365-1050 BC).

The seal with a particularly fine animal engraving a around a central hole, incised handle on the back. Very attractive!

Size: 22 mm. x 18 mm.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mounted on filt with a hard wax impression.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405947
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A rare and elaborate stamp seal of very high quality of the period, Messopotamian, ca. 4th. millenium BC.

Of a rare variant of the gable shape, with two holes in the upper back for mounting it. Made in hard black serpentine stone.

On the seal plate an exiting engraving, very artful, with two confronting monkeys and a symbol between them.

Size: 21 mm x 21 mm-12 mm.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405946
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A very rare and important Scaraboid, inscribed, Phoenician, 9th.-7th. century BC.

Highly interesting seal made of black stone, perhaps serpentine, in the stylized Scarab shape, inspired from the Egyptian Scarabs and Scaraboids.

The is inscribed with a two line inscription, including what looks like Phoenician type of Hieroglyphs, untranslated.

Size: 18 mm. x 14 mm.

Condition: Choice! Quite sharp and intact.

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405860
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A rare seal of a (double) Gable form, with diamond-shaped cross-section, North Mesopotamia or Anatolia, Late 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

A substantial seal made in a wonderful redstone with veins and inclusions, carved with the image of a 4-legged animal, with an object above, perhaps a bird. Beautiful stone and a rare high quality stamp for the period and type.

Size: 21 mm. x 19,5-17 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405772
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
Reserved
A rare and superb quality scaraboid seal with Sphinx, Phoenician, ca. 7th.-6th. century AD.

The seal shaped as a stylized scarab or scaraboid with the seal carved in exceptional details, the feathers and facial features visible.

Size: 15,5 x 12 mm.

Condition: Choice, very minor chip.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mounted on filt with a hard wax impression.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405771
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
Fine and sharp stamp seal, carved in translucent Calchedony, Neo-Babylonian, 7th.-6th. century BC.

A hardstone cone shaped stamp seal with design depicting a standing bearded robed male, worshipper or perhaps a priest, and a symbol before that looks like a weapon or perhaps a sort of Ankh.

Size: 21 mm tall and the seal plate being 17 x 13 mm.

Condition: Superb or about so.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405770
Senatus Consulto
$795.00
Exceptional massive stamp seal, carved in fine translucent Calchedony, Neo-Babylonian, 7th.-6th. century BC. Large for the type.

A hardstone ellipsoid stamp seal with design depicting a standing bearded robed male, worshipper or perhaps a priest, facing the Alter on which the mushhushu-dragon is reclining, symbols of Marduk and Nabu. FĂ­nely carved in drill style.

Size: 30 mm. tall and the seal plate 22 mm. x 12 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405657
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A scarce and interesting seal in superb condition, Levantine or Elamite, later 2nd. millenium BC.

The seal with a particular fine engraving of a horned animal standing with a palmtree in front and three rings above. The cone-shaped seal encised on the exteriour with symethric decoration

Size: 17,5 cm.

Condition: Superb, fine patina with redish dirt in the devices.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1405656
Senatus Consulto
$325.00
A rare ancient seal, Levante, ca. 10th.-8th. century BC.

The seal is very attractive made with a big looped handle and square seal-plate engraved with a horned animal. Beautiful style of the engraving.

Size: 19 mm. x 19 mm.

Condition: Superb! With fine patina and very sharp.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mounted on filt with a hard wax impression.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405655
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
Black stone Mesopotamian stamp seal with animal, 4200-3400 BC.

A large and impressive pre-dynastic stamp seal, engraved with the image of a horned 4-legged animal and two other animals at the bottom and top. The seal in hard blackstone, finely polished and very attractive.

Size: 26 mm. x 22,5 mm.

Condition: Superb, some uncleaned earthern encrustations.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405651
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
Very large and impressive early Dynastic or pre-dynastic stamp seal, Mesopotamia, ca. late 4th.-early 3rd. millenium BC.

The seal hemispheric, drilled through the top in a greenish-black stone with a high relief engraving of a 4-legged animal.

Size: 30 mm. in diameter and 16,5 mm. high.

Condition: Choice, fine patina and wear but intact.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405646
Senatus Consulto
$450.00
A scarce Sumerian stamp seal in greenish black stone, Mesopotamia or Northern Syria, ca. 4th. millenium BC.

The seal predynastic and very interesting in that it has a double image of animals and a labyrint.

Size: 28 mm. long and 19 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, fine patina and wear but intact.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mounted on filt with a hard wax impre...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405644
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A very rare and important stamp seal, carved from glass, likely Achamenid, 7th.-5th. century BC.

The round seal carved with a knob handle and drilled through the knob. The seal depicts a mythical fight between a lion and a stagg or antilope.

Size: 19 mm. tall and 19 mm. wide.

Condition: Choice, very tiny loss to the seal plate.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405589
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
Rare Achaemenid seal in the scaraboid shape, carved in yellow stone, inspired from Egypt (Persian Empire of ancient Near East, covering most ancient near east), 6th.-5th. century BC.

A very elegant large scaraboid for the type, on the seal depicting a finely incised Lion in the Achaemenid style.

Size: 22 mm. long

Condition: Choice!

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and ph...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405586
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A beautiful and rare stone stamp seal, carved in black serpentine with a high handle, Western Asia, Hittite period or slightly later, 2nd. millenium BC.

Triangular seal plate, engraved with a reclining 4-legged animal, finely made knob handle with piercing and engravings on the top!

Diameter: 20 x 20 mm. height 12,5 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own not...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405582
Senatus Consulto
$285.00
Rare Anatolian or Syrian/Levantine stone seal with handle and a depiction of a horned animal, walking with a palm branch, likely late Hittite period, 2nd. millenium BC.

Finely carved seal with an elaborate handle and some great details. Rare.

Height 12,5 mm. the square seal-plate, 17 x 17,5 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Important German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos an...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405547
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A very rare and quite extraordinary large seal with Sphinx, Phoenician, ca. 7th.-6th. century AD.

The seal shaped as a stylized scarab or scaraboid with the upperpart crudely engraved after Egyptian inspiration. The seal is carved in a hard black stone, perhaps serpentine.

Size: 20,5 x 17 mm, height 10 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mo...