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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Edged Weapons : Pre AD 1000 item #1448709
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$2,500.00
Khmer Empire, modern-day Cambodia, Angkor period ca. 1000 AD.

Exceptional Khmer dagger with the large sculptural bronze hilt shaped as Uma / Parvati with hands folded in prayer arising from a flower. She is ornamented in fine jewelry, including a collar necklace, bracelets armbands, earrings, and an ornate diadem. The finally cast details of the face, clothing and jewelry are all indicative of the Angkor period. Uma was a favored goddess in Khmer Angkor.

A dagger version ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1447853
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$2,550.00
A beautiful ritually broken bronze age bronze sword, Northern Europe or Scandinavia, ca. 800 BC.

Fine bronze sword with a very elaborate hilt with a wide disc-shaped pommel, finely decorated. The blade with multiple grooves.

This sword was purchased in Germany and exported with a license. The type is typical for Scandinavia and Northern Europe.

Rare piece! The hilt was somewhat cleaned so better to display the artful style, whereas the blade still retains it's o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1700 item #1447328
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$100.00
A scarce and beautiful smaller celt or axe, likely ancient or at least very old with fine patina, New Zealand.

The axe polished very smoothly in it's current perfect trangular shape with a sharp bit. Old ink inscription in german (Neu Seeland) at one side.

Size: 67 mm. long and 50 mm. wide.

Ex. Old German Collection of Paul Braun, Baden-Württemberg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1447327
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$275.00
A wonderful late Neolithic / stoneage spear or lance, germany, found in Hessen, Neolithic period, mid-late 3rd. millenium BC.

A high quality attractive silex spear with a fine grey and brown patina. The spear finely knapped with a butt with grooves for attaching it to the spearshaft.

Size: 9,5 cm. long and quite broad. Very thin knapping!

Condition: Superb for type.

Ex. Old German Collection of Paul Braun, Baden-Württemberg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1444319
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$550.00
An interestion and rare bronze battleaxe, European, late bronzeage-early Ironage period, 1st. millenium BC.

A beautiful axe, long slender type with mounting hole to the back and a slightly curving blade.

Size: 13,5 cm. long

Condition: Superb, fine green patina with a dusting of earthern encrustations.

This axe comes from a find in Germany and was offcially exported with a license.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1442486
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$285.00
Interesting lot of two spear points, one in bronze found in Halstadt and from the La Tene culture, ca. 800-400 BC, the other later spear from celtic or early Roman periods.

The later spear particularly interesting, as it's made in a plated metal, perhaps Iron and bronze, and with a octagonal socket!

Size: 11,8 cm. and 14,4 cm. long.

Ex. Old German Private Collection, started in the 1960s. One spear comes with old note.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1442012
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$450.00
Interesting bronze fishing spear, likely Roman or slightly later, 1st.-6th. century AD.

The spear has a broken pronge and was deffinitely made for fishing not for trusting, since there's a cobber loop attached to the mid-section, so that it could have been thrown and pulled back. Also it's a 5-pronged variant of the trident.

Reportedly found in the Tiber near Ostia, which looks correct from the typical light brown patina, that bronzes develope in the silt of the river. Int...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1441726
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$175.00
A near mint condition Danish neolithic spear point dating to 2500-2000 BC.

The is slim and skillfully knapped with the flaking technique.

Size is 11,5 cm - c. 4,5 inches.

Condition: Near mint. Beautiful blade with nice black patina.

Ex. Private collection.

*** This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped outside Denmark. The license will be issued after sale - this may take some time. ***

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1441725
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$295.00
A choice Danish neolithic dagger dating to 2200-2000 BC - Danish Daggertime.

The dagger is a type III with a defined handle and a lancet sheped blade.

Size: 14 cm - 5,5 inches.

Condition: A Choice dagger with just a chip to the edge. Fantastic amber / black patination.

Ex. Private Collection.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1441720
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$175.00
A very nice thinbutted Danish Neolithic Axe from the 4th. mill. BC.

The axe is polished on all four sides.

Size: c. 16 cm - 6,3 inches.

Condition: A choice axe with a few chips. Very nice blueish grey patination.

Ex. Private Collection.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1441719
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$375.00
A larger thinbutted Danish neolithic axe from the 4th mill BC.

Symmetrically shaped blade, polished on all four sides with very smooth surfaces.

Size is 21,5 cm. - c. 8,5 inches.

Condition: A choice axe with a chip to the edge. Otherwise as made.

Ex. Private collection.

*** This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped outside Denmark. The license will be issued after sale - this may take some time. ***

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1441718
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$175.00
A thickbutted Danish neolithic axe dating to 3rd. mill BC.

The axe is polished on the sides. The shape is slightly asymmetrical, indicating that it might have been mounted as an adze.

The edge is sharp and could be used even today if mounted on a shaft.

Size is 15 cm - c. 6 inches.

Condition: Nearly superb with just i tiny chip to edge. Very nice grey / beige patina.

Ex. Private collection.



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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437945
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$695.00
A rare and elaborate bronze battle axe, Late bronze age or early Ironage, Caspian steppe ca. 1200-800 BC.

A finely made late bronzeage axe that combines stylistical elements of the Indo-European nomadic style with the Indo-Iranian style.

A heavy axe with a large oval socket with ridges and a broadening downward curving blade. Peculiar for this culture is the pronounced ridge on top on the blade near the socket.

Size: 15 cm. long and weighing ca. 620 grams. Con...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437943
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$275.00
A beautiful battle axe, early Elamite type, 2000-1800 BC.

The axe with a greatly outswayed and sharp edge and a small socket with a ridge at the top.

Size: 9,3 cm. long.

Condition: Superb specimen with fine mottled green patina, good metal.

Ex. Danish Collection of ancient weapons, bought in the Danish Antiquities market in the 1980-90s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437842
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$550.00
A rare and elaborate bronze battle axe, Late bronze age or early Ironage, Caspian steppe ca. 1200-800 BC.

A finely made late bronzeage axe that combines stylistical elements of the Indo-European nomadic style with the Indo-Iranian style.

A heavy axe with a large oval socket with 4 ridges and a broadening downward curving blade. Peculiar for this culture is the large pronounced ridge on top on the blade near the socket

Size: 12 cm. long, 8 cm. high and weighing c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437840
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$475.00
A rare and elaborate bronze battle axe, Late bronze age or early Ironage, Pontic–Caspian steppe ca. 1200-800 BC.

A finely made late bronzeage axe that combines stylistical elements of the Indo-European nomadic style with the Indo-Iranian style.

A com pact axe with a large oval socket with 4 ridges and small dots and a small deadly blade. The full axe is shaped like a stylized birds head.

Size: 9 cm.

Ex. Danish Collection of ancient weapons, bought ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437839
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$750.00
A massive and stunning bronze battle axe, Late bronze age or early Ironage, Pontic–Caspian steppe ca. 1200-800 BC.

This axe combines stylistical elements of the Indo-European nomadic style with the Indo-Iranian style.

A very large and heavy bronze axe with a long widening blade and large oval socket. Peculiar for this culture is the large pronounced ridge on top on the blade near the socket

Size: 20 cm. long, which is unusual for ancient bronze axes.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1437736
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$685.00
A very rare type with multible knobs on a swollen head and with a tubular shaft, Caspian steppes / Indo-Iranian, later bronzeage, ca. early 1st. millenium BC.

Interestingly there's oulined a reclining animal on the socket below near the rim, perhaps a lion. Size: ca. 8,1 cm.

Condition: Superb, nice even dark-green patina with some uncleaned dirt.

Ex. Danish Collection of ancient weapons, bought at the Danish Antiquities market in the 1980-90s.