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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1456193
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$395.00
A choice and X-large tanged bronze sword, Amlash, Ancient Near East, 1200-800 BC. 'Luristan' Turkmenistan / Uzbekistan bronze age.

A very impressive and decorative tanged sword with rounded shoulders and a profiled mid-rib.

A beautiful ancient sword!

Size: c. 41 cm. long. - 16 inches.

Condition: Choice. Beautiful green bronze patina. Some roughness to the edge.

Ex. Danish Private collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1456191
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$375.00
A choice and X-large tanged bronze lance, Amlash, Ancient Near East, 1200-800 BC. 'Luristan' Turkmenistan / Uzbekistan bronze age.

A very impressive and decorative bronze lance with a long, bent tang, massive socket and a broad, leaf-shaped blade with highly profiled midrib.

A beautiful lance that would have been highly efficient on combat.

Size: c. 42 cm. long. - 16 inches.

Condition: Choice. Beautiful green bronze patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1456173
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$160.00
An attractive bronze figure of a Rooster on top of a seal ring, Khorassan (Seljuq), 10th.-12th. century AD.

Very attractive with fine redish and green patina.

Size: 7,1 cm. tall.

Ex. Collection of a Goldsmith in the Rhineland, ca. 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1452384
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$149.00
An interesting set of Western-Central Asian / Bactrian bronzes from 2nd. millenium BC.

A drinking bowl with low rim and cup with a somewhat higher vessel. The cup is quite massive and heavy.

Large vessel with high walls - for food or water storage. A small omphalos in the interior.

Sizes: 9 x 3 & 8 x 4,5 cm / 3,5 x 1,2 & 3 x 1,8 inches.

Condition: Choice, uncleaned bowls. The cup with a hairline crack. Very nice patinas...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451651
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$175.00
Ancient Near East, Luristan, ca. 1200 to 800 BC. An elaborate bronze cloak pin, cast via the lost wax (cire perdue) process with a Zoomorphic beast terminal.

Used to fasten clothes, in this case due to the unusually heavy fabric and decoration, likely leather for presentation use - perhaps for a very thick cape or leather armor.

Size: 11,2 cm.

Condition: Superb! Wonderful dark-green patina.

Ex German Collection from Hessen, aquired before 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451648
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$350.00
Ancient Near East, Luristan, ca. 1200 to 800 BC. A large elaborate bronze cloak pin, cast via the lost wax (cire perdue) process with large Zoomorphic beast terminal.

Used to fasten clothes, in this case due to the unusually heavy fabric and decoration, likely leather for presentation use - perhaps for a very thick cape or leather armor.

Size: 22 cm. with the terminal being 3,3 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1449443
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$450.00
A large and beautiful green/torquise coloured tanged bronze sword, Ancient Near East dating to the early 1st. mill BC.

Commonly termed 'Luristani' by dealers and collectors.

An elaborate sword blade with shiny light green to torquise patina. Round shoulders and three prominent central midribs forming a lovely pattern running in the full length of the blade, a construction which points to the later manifacturing date of ca. 1100-700 BC.

Size is c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1446455
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$575.00
An amazing large bronze vessel or beaker, Aryan / Indo-European, Immigration period, Caucasus or Bmac area, ca. 2nd. millenium BC.

An exceptional piece for this culture, of strong metal with beautiful green patina. With decorative band around the body and carinated shape. Just lovely red and green patina, could improve easily with further cleaning.

Size: 13,1 cm. tall and heavy with thick walls.

Condition: Choice for type, intact with small tear to the rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1445745
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$495.00
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A massive, solid cast silver bracelet of the finest workmanship of the Achaimenid period, 5th-4th century BC.

The bracelet or armring would have been made for a very highranking / rich costumer in antiquity, since these are usually hollowcast, when this thickness and size. The silver bracelet with faux-twist and twisted wire details to the body, finials with serpent- or Lion head detailing.

Weight: ca. 410 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1444017
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$595.00
An amazing high foot bronze beaker or cup, Aryan / Indo-European, Immigration period, Caucasus or Bmac area, ca. 2nd. millenium BC.

One of the fines early bronze beakers we've handled with decorative band around the body and carinated shape. Just lovely red and green patina, could improve easily with further cleaning.

Size: 10 cm. tall and 9 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1443351
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$195.00
Interesting ring with large round bezel, Islamic or Crusaders, 10th.-12th. century AD.

The design of the ring looks more like Byzantine / Knightly period, but the star and crescent points at Islamic, interesting ring.

Ring-size: ca. 18 mm.

Condition: Bezel intact, the ring itself cracked and glued.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1441907
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$350.00
A fine Persian solid bronze figure of a Rooster / Cockerel, Khorasan, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD.

A beautiful figure, likely made during Seljuq rule of this part of Persia.

Sculptured in the round in a naturalistic manor, very attractive and scarce.

The Rooster has finely engraved feathers on the body and tail. A hole at the top for the loose mohawk which is now missing.

Size: 8 cm. long and 7,8 cm. high. Dark green patina with redish highlights. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1440022
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$465.00
A very interesting and wonderful bust of a male god in silver, Ancient Near East, ca. 1st. millenium BC.

A pre-roman figure from the Ancient Near or middle East, unresearched for culture.

The finial depicts a divine figure likely a god, bald-headed with fine facial features, halo behind. Rivet holes for attaching it to a shaft of bone or wood now lost.

Size: 6 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb, completely intact with a very deep and smooth black silver pat...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1439689
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$625.00
A wonderfully patinated Gold hair spiral, one-coiled and lancet-shaped towards the open endings, Mesopotamian, later 3rd millenium B.C.

Weight: 4.07 grams - a heavy specimen, and a quite unusual pure gold item for this period!

Ex. German Collection, 1925-1979.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1439687
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$450.00
A wonderfully patinated Gold hair spiral, one-coiled and lancet-shaped towards the open endings, Mesopotamian, later 3rd millenium B.C.

Weight: 2,43 grams solid pure gold. Quite unusual item for this period!

Ex. German Collection, 1925-1979.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1439400
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$495.00
Assyrian Gold bow earring with granulated tip, ca. 1500 BC!

A wonderful earring around 3500 years old and in nice condition. Made of a narrow, flat gold band that tapers towards the ends.

Size: 1,7 cm. / Weight: ca. 0,74 gram.

Reff: K.R. Maxwell-Hyslop, Western Asiatic Jewellery C. 3000 - 612 B.C., 1971, S. 116, Abb.80.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1439399
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$495.00
Assyrian Gold bow earring boat-shaped with granulated tip, ca. 1500 BC!

A wonderful earring around 3500 years old and in nice condition.

Size: 1,4 cm. / Weight: ca. 1 gram.

Reff: K.R. Maxwell-Hyslop, Western Asiatic Jewellery C. 3000 - 612 B.C., 1971, S. 116, Abb.80.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1451901
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A finely made Luristan bronze beaker with concave corpus, ca. 1200-800 BC.

Of the well-known and attractive type with sandy patina, from a very old french collection with collection tags in the bottom.

Size: 11 cm. tall.

Condition: Very fine, uncleaned and unrestored. Some cracks as seen in the pictures.