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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432574
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$3,850.00
Very rare pottery vessel with mythological scene with Bacchus, 1st.-2nd. century AD.

A vessel related to the Bacchanalia rituals with all sides decorated with the Dionysian mysteries Dionysios/Bacchus in a cart drawn by beasts and with satyrs around him and also naked men and finely dressed woman dancing and riding on each others backs. Very interesting and wonderful style...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432056
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$850.00
A truely amazing Roman Terra Sigilate dish, Sigillata Africana, Carthage, ca. 1st.-2nd. centery AD.

The deep dish engraved over the entire center with an awesome swirling pattern, likely made through stamping or roling a cylindrical stamp. Very attractive and scarce in this fine execution.

Size: 16,9 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Choice! Completely intact with fine patina, a few tiny nicks to the upper rim, mentioned only to be fully correct...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1432055
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$450.00
A truely massive and impressive pottery Jug, Roman, 2nd. half of the 4rd. century AD.

An elegant jug in white-beige clay with wide neck, broad lip and bulbous corpus. Scarce piece in an intact condition.

Size: Nearly 30 cm. high and as the pictures indicate, very broad and solidly constructed.

Condition: Superb!, finely patinated.

Reff. Type Niederbieber 96.

Ex. Coll. N.R., Oberbayern, bought in Münchner Kunsthandel in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1431997
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$250.00
A wonderful terracotta oil lamp with four-leaved clover for good luck, Roman, Julio Claudian period, 1st. century AD.

Artful style, flat discus shape.

Size: 10,2 cm.

Condition: Choice, almost invisible hairline repair at the spout, othervise perfect.

Ex Steen Stroemberg Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1421448
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$195.00
A finely sculptured Roman terracotta head of a an African, North Africa, Roman Empire, ca. 1st.-2nd. century AD.

The head with sensible features, perhaps a portrait of a living Nubian.

Size: 10 cm. incl. the permanently mounted lucite base, ca. 6m. for the head alone.

Condition: Very Fine, crackline on the neck othervise preserved features. Ex...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1412908
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$275.00
A large terracotta lamp with eagle, Roman, ca. 2nd.-3rd. century AD.

The lamp with a roman military style eagle on the discus, with it's wings spread, typically used in the army.

Size: 12,4 cm. in lenght, 8,4 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice! Completely intact with much smooth wear and attractive patina.

Ex. Swedish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402235
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$165.00
A very detailed and finely made terracotta pottery Eagle figure, dating to the 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The piece a finial or handle from a larger vessel or Lamp, made as a military related Eagle with it's wings spread, to be seen from both sides. Very remarkable and tiny details of feathers, feet and head. Mounted on a plint.

Size: 7,6 cm. tall incl. the plint and 5,4 cm. in itself.

Ex. Danish Collection, bought in the 1950s, the mounting looks 1950s-1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1401085
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$750.00
Outstanding example of a Megarian bowl dating from the Hellenistic Period during which much of the Aegean and Western Asia were under the influence of Alexander the Great.

The bowl in red terracotta made in an elegant thin-walled style and ornately decorated with a pattern of symethric floral decoration in high relief, mold made. A Theatre Mask in the center is a very fine and scarce feature of this specific bowl.

Size: 11,4 cm. in diameter and ca. 7 cm. tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398557
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$195.00
Highly interesting Roman pottery Oillamp with a makers mark of the Foot with destinct toes, 1st. century AD!

Beautiful fine quality piece decorated with wine and grapes, central rosette, knob handle. This Makers mark was used in the later part of the 1st. century AD, but it's the first time we've seen it with distict toes as well.

Size: 7,7 cm.

Condition: Superb, sharp, better than pictures.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397692
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$550.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays three Theatre masks on the discus. Very high relief! Finely stamped with 'the foot' workshop mark, well known workshop, central Rome, 1st. cent. AD

Size: 9 cm.

Condition: Superb, exceptional and sharp, better than pictures.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397691
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$595.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays Juno on a Crescent moon in high relief! The lamp is sharply stamped with a known scarce makers name: COPPI.RES

Size: 9,3 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with fine patination

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397690
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$650.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, late 1st. century AD.

Roman figural terracotta oil lamp with single handle. The discus is framed by two concentric rings, in the middle is a high profile head of a woman or godess. Maker's mark on the bottom: MNOVIVSI. He was a lamp maker, known as M. Novius Justus, with a workshop situated in North Africa and produced oil lamps from 120 – 180 AD.

Size: 10,4 cm. long...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397687
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$650.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman 1st.-2nd. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a scene with Hermes in very high relief. The lamp is stamped with a known scarce makers name: COPPI.RES

Size: 10 cm.

Condition: Choice and completely intact, thus rare!

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397686
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, 2nd. century AD.

Roman figural terracotta oil lamp with single handle. The discus is framed by two concentric rings, in the middle is a high profile bust of a woman with cloak over one shoulder and naked breast. Maker's mark on the bottom: MNOVIVSI. He was a lamp maker, known as M. Novius Justus, with a workshop situated in North Africa and produced oil lamps from 120 – 180 AD.

Size: 10,8 cm. long.

Condition: Choice for ty...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397685
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$875.00
Extremely rare early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman, 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene from the the Education of Achilles by Chiron.

An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scholar.

Size: 10,7 cm.

Condition: Choice for the rare type, look completely intact, but it's uncleaned in places, which could hide a hairline, we're not certain, and it would be a shame to clean...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397683
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$495.00
Scarce and beautiful early type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Typus VIII and displays a scene with Hercules with bow and club on the discus. Very high relief! Finely stamped with makers or workshop name: CIVA.ALE(?)

Size: 10,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, a crack repaired othervise intact with nothing missing.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1999.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397676
Senatus Consulto
$875.00
Extremely rare early discus shaped type of pottery Oil lamp, Roman late 1st. century AD.

The lamp is of the Loeschcke Type IV and displays a scene with Hercules fighting the Hydra on it's discus. An awesome motif and an important lamp for the historically interested collector or scolar.

Size: 11,5 cm.

Condition: Nice for the rare type, a few cracks restored nicely and intact with nothing missing.

Provenance: From a Rheinland-Pfalz collection, 1970-1...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1397398
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$295.00
A superb very sharp Oil lamp, Roman, late 1st. century AD.

This fine early pottery lamp depicts a woman, likely a godess (or perhaps a prostitute) with naked breasts, and can be dated to the last quarter of the 1st. century AD.

Size: 11,2 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and intact!

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection (see the German/Danish tag), Ex Müntzen und Medallien 1972, Switzerland, bought for 350 Sw. Francs.