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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1378536
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A highly interesting Mothergodess, perhaps Astarte, Ancient Near East, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC

From an old Danish collection. The figure was severely covered with hard sticky mud when we got it, so we cleaned it a bit, but there's still some work left. Rare and attractive style; she is standing with a her weight on one leg, large breasts and fine details, done in terracotta with black pigment / glace.

Guaranteed authentic ancient, it comes with a COA.

Size: ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1378535
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A spendid style Mothergodess, perhaps Astarte, Ancient Near East, 2nd.-1st. millenium BC

From an old collection. The figure was completely covered with hard sticky mud, so we cleaned it a bit, but there's still some work left. Rare and attractive style; she is standing with a her weight on one leg, large breasts and fine details, done in terracotta with black pigment / glace.

Guaranteed authentic ancient, it comes with a COA.

Size: ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1378429
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Interesting pottery idol of a Bull, Western Asia, ca. 2nd. millenium BC.

This Bull is a great puzzle, since the style differs a lot from both Amlash and the well-known Indus Valley figurines. Remnants of pigment and fine details, we guarantee it to be ancient and Western Asia.

Size: 85 mm. tall and 85 mm. long.

Condition: Choice, fine details, basically repaired leg, othervise intact.

Ex. Collection of Dr. G.S., Nürnberg, 1958 - 2003...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1376198
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A rare and interesting inscribed clay tablet, Cuneiform inscription and imprint of a cylinder seal, Neo-Sumerian, ca. 2000 BC.

This Ur III administrative text records in Sumerian cuneiform, it's so far untranslated and was issued at Umma.

The tablet also shows an imprint of figures from a cylinder seal, thus quite scarce.

Size: 44 mm. long and 37 mm. wide.

Condition: Nice and intact, with some old laquer or glace.

Ex. Collection of Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1362498
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A rare Jug with insized geomethric patterns, Amlash grey ware, 1200-1000 AD.

A beautiful vase, Burnt on a high degree and finely decorated.

Size: 14,6 cm.

Condition: Choice, small rim chip, othervise intact.

Ex. Provenance: Ib Olsen Collection, bought in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1362497
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A rare vase with insized geomethric patterns, Amlash Blackware, 1200-1000 AD.

A beautiful blackware vase, hard burning and finely decorated.

Size: 14 cm.

Condition: Choice, small piercing in the body and a few small rim chips, othervise intact. An old collection tag still on the body.

Ex. Provenance: Ib Olsen Collection, bought in the 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1361484
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An interesting very large Grey-Ware vessel, with three handles, Amlash, ca. 1100-900 AD.

The vessel from the ancient makers of the famous spouted jars in the region (city) of Amlash.

Finely sculptured vessel with three large handles and a full body and narrow base. With small Spout.

Size: 27,5 cm. high and 25 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1360244
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$475.00
A very rare and interesting Islamic pottery tile with medallion and arab Muslim writing inside, pre 15th. century AD.

The tile would looks be of Khorassan and dating ca. 12th. century AD, but is guaranteed to be pre 1500.

Greyish pottery with low relief but sharp imprint...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1358654
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Rare Clay Foundation Brick, Elamite, ca 1300 BC.

This brick is rare and intact with 4 lines of Cuneiform going all the way over two sides. The description commemorates the ruler that laid this stone in an ancient Elamite city.

Impressive piece - 40 cm. high, 9,5 cm. thick and 17 cm. wide. Very heavy in hardburnt clay. More than 10 kilograms, perhaps likely 12.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Preben De Neergaard, Contractor in Ancient Near East in the 19...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1357984
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A highly interesting and quite rare larger fragment of a burned clay brick - likely a foundation brick, Sumerian/Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC.

A beautiful antiquity, so far untranslated and full of Cuneiform letters, which traditionally mentions the local ruler that raised the city or building.

Size: 11 cm. high and 11 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, the cuneiform is very sharp.

Ex. The Widow of the late Preben de Neergaard, working as a contractor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1357983
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A highly interesting and quite rare larger fragment of a burned clay brick - likely a foundation brick, Sumerian/Mesopotamian, 3rd. millenium BC.

A beautiful antiquity, so far untranslated and full of Cuneiform letters, which traditionally mentions the local ruler that raised the city or building.

Size: 13,5 cm. high and 10 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice, the cuneiform is very sharp.

Ex. The Widow of the late Preben de Neergaard, working as a contract...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356046
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$275.00
A beautiful bowl decorated with symethric elements in green and brown on a cream ground, also on the exterior. Transoxiana / perhaps Samarkand, 10th.-11th. century.

Size: 17,5 cm. X 6 cm. Condition: Choice. In exceptional condition for type, looks unrepaired and with finely crackled glaze over the entire surface.

Ex. Johan Dæhnfeldt Estate Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1356041
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$250.00
Rare pottery bowl, dating to the Ghaznavid Dynasty, 11th.- 12th. century AD.

Finely incised and decorated bowl in green and brown.

Pottery decorated with incised designs and splashed colored glazes like this was popular in most areas of the Islamic world. This bowl belongs to a group of ceramics usually described as Bamiyan and found in Afghanistan, there is no archaeological evidence that they were produced there.

Size: 215 mm. wide and 55 mm. deep.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354402
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$100.00
Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A choice bowl with beige glaze, with brown caligraphic decoration in the center of the bowl and a line on the rim. Narrow base and low walls. Attractive in hand.

Size: 126 x 56 mm.

Condition: Choice, some restoration typical for these types with mending and some repainting of joint areas.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354401
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$195.00
Authentic Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A fine bowl with polychrome glaze (beige, green, black & brown) with floral design in the interior of the vessel. Nice beige, ornamented glaze on the exterior. A carved ring on the exteror walls. Very attractive in hand.

Size: 142 x 62 mm.

Condition: Choice, some restoration typical for these types with mending and some repainting of joint areas.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354185
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Authentic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1100-1200 AD.

A fine bowl with high walls and glazed interior in blue & green/turqooise colors. Design is symmetrical on the walls of the vessel design, in the bottom of the interior facial features of eyes, nose and a mouth. Also glaze on the exterior of the bowl. Very attractive in hand.

Size: 167 mm. x 58 mm.

Condition: Choice, some light restoration.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354182
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Authentic Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1200 AD.

A fine larger bowl with polychrome glaze and a floral and geomethric design, very attractive in hand.

Size is: 195 x 85 mm.

Condition: Choice, typical restoration for these types, with mending and some repainting of joint areas, but much original glaze.

Ex. Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1354094
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Authentic Islamic pottery bowl, Ancient Near East, ca. 1200 AD.

A fine bowl with green glaze and a design that looks like floral petals. Two carved rings on the exterior of the vessel.

Size: 190 mm. x 76 mm.

Condition: Choice, typical restoration for these types, with mending and some repainting of joint areas, but much original glaze.

Ex. Danish Private Collection.