Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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$165.00
A nice lot of 7 antiques, medieval to renaissance metal items.

Lot includes a nice condition rat-tail spoon, 16th. century, keys and some charming renaissance hings or clasps from furniture or doors and a hook.

The spoon measure 17,3 cm. in length.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection, Denmark.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1457365
Senatus Consulto
$100.00
A nice lot of 23 antiquities, neolithic, Roman and later.

Included is a nice pottery hand, well decorated bronze nails, polished gemstones, Roman bone rings, German neolithic silex points and blades, pottery fragments, some with finding place written.

Ex Old German Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1457285
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A wonderful lot of three very nice bronze antiquities!

Lot includes a lovely finial of a bronze rooster with a scorpios tail (!), quite unusual and beautifully sculptured for the medium, redish patina and 8,3 cm. tall. Another stylized rooster finial in bronze 5,5 cm., both Islamic Khorassan style, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD and a very interesting intact clasp in bronze with a finely modelled Lions mask on the front, still wearable today, 5,5 cm.

Ex. German Collection since...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1456920
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A nice thick bronze bracelet with finely made snake head terminals, Achaemenid ca. 7th.-4th. century AD.

The bracelet in fine condition with a lovely bright green patina and good metal.

Diameter: c. 7,3 cm.

Ex. German private collection from the 1960s to ca. 2000.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1456408
Senatus Consulto
$285.00
Interesting handwritten Koran in red ink on a exceptionally long scroll, made of animal hide, ca. 16th.-18th. century AD.

The scroll is ca. 4-5 meters long and in finely preserved condition.

Ex. Private Danish Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1456225
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
An interesting selection of 13 mainly intact Roman bronze antiquities, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The collection consists of several medical tools and pins with knob finials, a scarce Roman Iron citizens ring (intaglio lost), a miniature amphora, a massive suspension ring with torquise patina, a very nice roundel fibula and a nice intact fibula, perhaps pre-roman.

Size: Up to 15,8 cm. in lenght, the roundel fibula measure 4 cm. in diameter.

Ex. German private collec...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1455762
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
Large procession or presentation axe with iron blade and cobber sheet handle, D. R. Congo, Songe, 19th. century AD.

The blade in openwork design, each side decorated with anthropomorphic faces, shaft covered with copper sheet, min. dam., traces of corrosion; the blade of the axe is supported by five struts. Each of these struts is temporarily placed in fire for welding. Before this happens, faces are embossed on the struts. Nose, mouth and eyes are carefully chiseled. Before the ends ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1455746
Senatus Consulto
$750.00
A pair lovely unmounted figural staves, unusually large and detailed for the type, comes with a deep natural patina from old age.

These two figures known as edan have been cast in brass over iron rods. Each is a seated figure of the opposite sex. They are linked by a chain attached to loops to the tops of their heads. The figures resemble Onile, the owner of the earth, in both male and female forms.

Size: 27,5 cm. long and weighing around 925 grams

Condition: C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1455741
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A lovely early antique bronze temple bell in the form of Hanuman and Krishna (?) - India, Deccan, dating 18th-19th. century.

The bell superbly cast with an artfully modelled double figure on top - one side is a winged Hanuman with the monkey features and the other likely Krishna.

The figures are rendered here in a surpricingly fine style for the period and local area!

The bell is still working excellently with it's bullit in a chain inside and has a fine high pi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1454607
Senatus Consulto
$225.00
A nice and interesting polished Nephrite amulet in the shape of a Cicada, Ming style.

The pendant carved in a rarely seen brown-black stone. This fine nephrite pendant comes from an old German Collection of handpicked Chinese jade carvings of insects from different periods, from the Neolithic to 20th. century. The cicada was carved in a Ming Dynasty Style, but possible from Qing Dynasty, we're not certain.

Size: 6,2 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact, fine wear....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1454272
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$495.00
Antique Chinese Yixing snuff bottle of fine porous unglazed body of 'purple clay', late Qing Dynasty, 1880 AD.

It's front sides decorated with floral scenes and caligraphy in cream slip. Nephrite jade lid. With impressed seal (makers mark) inside base.

Size: ca. 6,7 cm.

Condition: Superb for type!

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1454231
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
A very attractive and scarce Chinese silver and wood snuffbottle, dating Qing Dynasty, 1740-1760.

The bottle with finely chased silver mounts and nice floral wood carvings in a patinated piece of Walnut tree.

Size: 8,2 cm.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : German : Pre 1900 item #1454152
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
An attractive and quite scarce old antique tankard, made in glass, dating to the 19th. century (ca. 1880-1880 or earlier).

Quite nicely painted with a German verse in an oval medalion surrounded by flowers, which says, 'Don't forget me, Live well and Think of me'. With Pewterlid and thumbrest.

Size: ca. 21 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice for the old age and fragile material. Small chip to the base was smoothed, othervise perfect.

Ex. Old Danish Collecti...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1454151
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A terrific large tankard with impressive style painting and a large silver lid and thumbrest, Dutch or German, ca. 18th. century.

The tankard painted with a lovely muscular horse walking in a landscabe with groups of flowers on either side. The painting is really impressive so an expensive piece in the 18th. century. It's mounted with a contemporary lid but perhaps originally belonging to another tankard, we're not certain. It's fits nicely though. The lid in fine silver and thumbrest...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1454149
Senatus Consulto
$595.00
A finely decorated German Stein, ca. mid 18th. century!

The saltglazed Steing decorated with a beautiful scene of a landschkneckt walking in a lanscape with a castle in the background. Very high quality and rare. Impressive pewter mount with large ball thumbrest and medallion in the lid with the portrait of a German ruler.

Size: 22 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice for type! A thin hairline at the handle and some minimal glaze chips, othervise superb.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1454147
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
Choice large faiance Tankard /Stein with German pewtermarks of a castle /towers and unreadable date, later 18th. century.

Fine tin glazed hand painted finish over a white glaze and it's painted with a leaping stag in a landscape with trees. It's pewter mounted hinged top has a reeded ball thumb-piece. And the base with a fine pewter mount as well. The pewter contemporay and original to bthe Stein.

Size: 22 cm. tall.

Condition: Superb for type, completely intact w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1454021
Senatus Consulto
$695.00
A lovely Chinese Snuff bottle in Quartz Crystal with golden flexs, from old collection, Qing Dynasty, and can be precisely dated to 1820-1850 AD.

The bottle exceptionally well carved and decorated with floral scrolls in a very rare piece of super hard Quartz with golden hair / flex. The stopper original and carved in the same stone.

Size: 56 mm. tall.

Condition: Superb. Ex. Danish private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1456387
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A 15th.-16th. century Bronze "Apothecary" Skillet, likely German.

A very nice example with the early form of rounded belly and the six sided handle, where you would place a cooler piece of metal up the shaft to remove it out of the down hearth fire.

Size: 11,5 cm. long and ca. 6,3 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice! Typical ancient closed hairline from heating in the side is no detraction, Lovely brown patina...!

Ex. Danish Private collection.