Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1366750
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$595.00
A very large and heavy Alabaster bowl or dish, Egyptian, Coptic workmanship, 1st. cent. BC - 1st. century AD.

Incredible piece carved in one piece of Alabaster as a dish or food bowl. The surfaces scarred and completely patina and smaller old chips to the rim done in antiquity.

Size: 26 cm. wide and ca. 6 cm. high, weighing 3,25 kilograms!

Ex. Hans Henningsen private Collection of Classical art.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1366748
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$750.00
A very rare and interesting collection of 4 ancient seals, ca. 3rd.-9th. century AD.

The centerpiece a massive square seal carved in cream stone, depicting a Roman type of horseman in full military attire with lance pointng to the ground: Below the horse a woman is laying on the ground, slightly behind the horseman another standing soldier, holding on to the lance; A winged Deity (angel?) in the top left corner. Byzantine/early medieval, likely Eastern Europe, 6th.-9th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1363737
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$175.00
A larger early square stamp seal in brown Serpentine, Mesopotamia or Northern Syria, Early 3rd. millenium BC.

An attractive seal drilled to be mounted to a string and engraved with astylized figure.

Size: 27 mm. x 24 mm.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1363734
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A rare seal with 4 sides but othervise as a cylinder seal in style, uncertain location in the ancient near east, most likely Syria, 1st. millenium

Interesting seal with a man a woman, a serpent and inscribed on the last side with what looks like greek or Phoenician letters.

Size: 18 mm.

Condition: Choice!, finely preserved, uncleaned.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360963
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$95.00
A fine stamp seal with a mythical animal, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is nicely engraved for the type and done in finely calcified stone, likely Agate.

Size: 21-22 mm.

Condition: Choice, wonderful ancient patina.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360959
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$125.00
Sumerian, ca. 4th. millenium BC. A so-called gable seal, engraved with a Ram in high relief.

The seal in greenish-black Serpentine stone.

Size: ca. 20 mm.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360958
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$95.00
A fine stamp seal with a Horse, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is nicely engraved for the type and done in a very attractive banded Carnelian stone.

Size: 18 mm.

Condition: Superb.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360954
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$150.00
A finely engraved amulet, Serpentine (?), Greco-Persian, Ancient near East, 600-300 BC.

A fine rectagular amulet, quite heavy, measuring 28-29 mm. in length and showing a grazing horse in high relief.

Condition: Choice.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360953
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$225.00
A wonderful stamp seal in cream-coloured stone, Neo-Assyrian, 900-700 BC.

A pyramidal stamp seal, engraved with the image of a mythical animal on the base.

Size: ca. 15 mm wide and 16 mm. high.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360948
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$150.00
Wonderful intact Serpentine stamp seal, dating to the pre-dynastic Period, 4th/3th. millenium BC.

the seal cone-shaped with an engraved Scorpio on the base and a loop through the middle.

Size: ca. 22 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360947
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$125.00
A good style Carnelian intaglio, Early Sassanian period, 3rd.-4th. century AD.

Image of two rams, hard imprint included in the sale. Size: ca. 15 mm.

Condition: Choice small chip to the rim.

Provenance: Part of the inventory of the Coin and antiquities dealer Karl kress, Munich, 1950s.-1960s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360919
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$165.00
A wonderful really large stamp seal, Sassanian, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

The seal depicts a Hero or a Demon in the Zoroastrian Pantheon. Carved and polished in a light orange Carnelian.

Size: 27 mm wide and 20 mm. high.

Condition: Choice, minor wear from use.

Ex. Dr. M. M., from Westfalen, Germany, bought 1970.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360782
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$265.00
Rare Ancient near East stone Mace head, 3rd. millennium BC! A wonderful Mace-head of rounded compressed form, with finely segmented surface overall!

This Mace head was done in marble, polished with detailed segments to add to the beauty and to inflict more harm as a weapon, ancient near east likley made in greater Mesopotamia / Babylonia, 3rd. millennium BC. A very attractive addition to any collection of ancient weapons.

Size:46 mm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360779
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$225.00
An Ancient stone Macehead, Bactrian or Egypt, dating to the 3rd. millenuim BC. A very nice Mace-head of rounded form, fine high stone quality and nice polishing!

This Mace head was done in a particular attractive piece of banded Alabast, Bactria or Egypt 4th.-3rd. millennium BC.

Size:63 mm. and ca. 350 grams - massive for the type...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360774
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$250.00
Rare Mesopotamian Marble stone Macehead, 3rd. millennium BC!

A wonderful Mace-head of elongated form, fine high stone quality and perfect polishing!

This Mace head was done in a particular attractive piece of marble stone with nice redish inclusions, made in greater Mesopotamia/ Babylonia, 3rd. millennium BC. Fine shape and polished to a glass-like degree.

Size: ca. 48 mm. in diameter / 130,6 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360772
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$295.00
A wonderful Mace-head of rounded very slight piriform, fine high stone quality and perfect polishing

This Mace head was done in a particular attractive piece of stone, Haematite, which is rarely seen as material for a Macehead! The Haematite is black silverish with terrific blod-red inclusions. Made in greater Mesopotamia, early-mid 3rd. millennium BC. Fine rounded shape and polished to a glass-like degree.

Size:ca. 50 mm. 260 grams...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360312
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$175.00
A Mesopotamian stamp seal in black Sepentine stone, dating 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

Interesting pre-dynastic seal with two sides: a Horse and a stately standing figure, that looks a like a god or King. On the sides lines engraved.

Size: 2,5 cm. long and 1,7 cm. wide, so a good size seal.

Ex. South German Private Collection, comes with a COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1360311
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$95.00
A wonderful high relief stamp seal in fine dark brown stone, Sassanian, 3rd.-5th. century AD.

The seal carved in the usual scetchy manor of the Sassanian empire but still with a sure hand depicting a couple - man and female.

Size: ca. 1,6 cm. wide.

Ex. South German Collection, guaranteed authentic and comes with a COA.