Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1434184
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
Nice small collection of 7 miniature stone axes and tools, Egyptian, 4th. millenium BC.

A selection of different tools in greystone, diorite and perhaps jadeite, mainly small axe shapes for grinding spices and cosmetics.

A nice small selection of scarce neolithic tools from Egypt.

Sizes: 2,3 - 3,3 cm.

Condition: Intact, some with minor surface corrosion.

Ex Steen Stroemberg 1950-1977.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1433345
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A massive and very rare Faiance medallion, possible a ritual piece, Islamic world, likely Egypt, ca. 8th.-10th. century AD.

Complete amulet of a huge size in nice condition and with fine patina. Decorated with birds, peg on the backside.

Size: 59 mm. in diameter

Ex the collection of Dr. Günter Wiedner, Bayern.

Reff. These pendants are listed in "A Bead Timeline" by J.W. Lankton, p. 74
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1433326
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A selection of 6 ancient Egyptian amulets, incl. a 4-side faiance amulet of Bes with his face, a Egyptian blue udjat (small loss) and 4 interesting tiny stone or spondulus amulets of vessel shape, 2nd.-1st. mill. BC.

Interesting selection with some rare types!

Size: 20 mm. for the Bes, others are smaller, see pictures.

Ex. Belgian Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1431657
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A nice fragmentary figure of a Pharao, Egyptian Ptolemaic Period - early Roman Period, 3rd.-1st. century BC.

He is seen with a slight smile and a rather corpulent face, wearing a large wig and headdress.

Height: 7 cm.

Condition: Fragmentary, nice preserved features and surface.

Ex Collection of Karl Jakob Müller, Frankfurt, collected between 1950-1977.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1431498
Senatus Consulto
$850.00
Important collection of 8 stone axes and tools, Egyptian, 4th. millenium BC.

A selection of 8 ancient stone axes in Basalt, Gneist and perhaps Jadeite or Jasper(?), These are in high demand and typical for this period in Egypt, used for everyday work of grinding and chopping, wooden carvings, cosmetics etc.

A gem collection with some beautiful colours!

Sizes: 2,5 to nearly 6 cm. for the largest axes.

Condition: Mostly intact, beautiful polishing ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1431496
Senatus Consulto
$875.00
Important collection of 11 stone axes and tools, Egyptian, 4th. millenium BC.

A selection of different tools in Basalt, Jasper, Gneist and perhaps Jadeite, mainly small axe shapes for grinding spices and cosmetics. Lot also include a wonderful fully polished fragment of a cosmetic palette.

A gem collection with some beautiful colours!

Sizes: 2,3 - 4,3 cm.

Condition: Mostly intact with a few with smaller nicks.

Ex Collection of Karl Jakob M...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1429560
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A rare silver large pendant, shaped as a scarab, Egypt, Ptolemaic-Roman periods, 3rd. century BC-1st. century AD.

The piece very attractive and shaped as drop-shaped stylized scarab, with details of head and body outlined. Small loop for hanging it at the top. The pendant still very wearable!

Size: 4 cm. long and rather heavy, thus valuable in Greco-Roman period.

Condition: Superb for type, nicely cleaned from hard hoard patina, retaining silver surfaces wit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1422047
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
Interesting red stone, possible Jasper, Scaraboid stamp seal, Levantine, Phoenician, ca. 800-500 BC.

A beautiful Scarab seal, made after Egyptian inspiration, Egyptian art was heavily imitated by the Phoenicians of the Levante and elsewhere in the mid 1st. millenium BC.

In the case the scarab is resting on a stepped podium and Pseudo-Hieroglyphs engraved on the base.

Size: 14 mm.

Condition: Superb, intact with fine patina and very attractive.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1417458
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
High quality Steatite stone scarab, Egypt, New Kingdom, 16th.-11th. cent. BC.

A splendid scarab with fine naturalistic engravings of the beetle and a nice clear and interesting seal with two Cobras and the Ankh symbol.

Size: 17 mm.

Condition: Choice, finely patinated.

Ex. Egeskov fine Arts, Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1417455
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A beautifully engraved Scarab seal with a Sphinx, Egyptian, dating to the New Kingdom 16th.-11th. cent. BC.

The scarab well-modelled with a particularly fine and interesting seal engraving with a Sphinx and the feathers of Maa, likely a praise to the Pharao.

Size: c. 15 mm.

Condition: Very nice, a few minor chips. Ex. Egeskov Fina Arts / Danish Private Collection
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #1413898
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A massive Egyptian bronze drachm in a very nice quality!

Ptolemy IV (221-204 BC), Æ 41 bronze drachm.

Weight: 73,6 grams

Zeus Ammon / Eagle

SNG COP 199, S. 7841.

Condition: Nice VF, exceptional portrait for the issue, nice patina.

Ex. Jens Broens collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1411542
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
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Fine Egyptian wood carving of an arm witrh clinched fist, 2nd.-1st. mill. BC.

Carved in cedar wood, this arm was once part of a larger statue. A nice and sound condition artifacts as it is today.

Size: 4,7 cm.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1410827
Senatus Consulto
$145.00
EGYPT, Alexandria. Philip II. As Caesar, AD 244-247.

Dated RY 4 of Philip I (AD 246/247). Bareheaded and cuirassed bust right / Philip II on horseback right, right hand raised, holding scepter over shoulder with left; L ∆ (date) across field. Köln 2791; Dattari (Savio) 5016; K&G 76.35; Emmet 3588.4 (as Caesar).

Condition: Choice VF, dark brown patina.

Ex. Norvegian private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1410094
Senatus Consulto
$2,650.00
AN EGYPTIAN FOSSILIFEROUS LIMESTONE JAR, PRE OR EARLY DYNASTY PERIODS, 4TH.-EARLY 3RD. MILLENIUM BC.

A very rare and unsually large stone jar, cream in colour with greyish and black inclusions.

Cylindrical jar with a wide disc-rim; the exterior with a slightly waisted profile and with vertical interior walls. Very rarely seen form in limestone, normally these larger shapes are in alabaster, such a beautiful and harder stone would have been valued higher in antiquity.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405946
Senatus Consulto
$475.00
A very rare and important Scaraboid, inscribed, Phoenician, 9th.-7th. century BC.

Highly interesting seal made of black stone, perhaps serpentine, in the stylized Scarab shape, inspired from the Egyptian Scarabs and Scaraboids.

The is inscribed with a two line inscription, including what looks like Phoenician type of Hieroglyphs, untranslated.

Size: 18 mm. x 14 mm.

Condition: Choice! Quite sharp and intact.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1405547
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A very rare and quite extraordinary large seal with Sphinx, Phoenician, ca. 7th.-6th. century AD.

The seal shaped as a stylized scarab or scaraboid with the upperpart crudely engraved after Egyptian inspiration. The seal is carved in a hard black stone, perhaps serpentine.

Size: 20,5 x 17 mm, height 10 mm.

Condition: Choice!

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1404647
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A wonderful scarab, carved in white Steatite stone, Egyptian New Kingdom, 15th.-11th. century BC.

The scarab quite massive being tall and 19 mm. wide. The seal with finely engraved deep hieroglyphs.

Condition: Choice, no damage and fine patina.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg, aquired prior to 1966.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1398256
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
Egyptian faiance figure of Bes, Late Period, likely the Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 BC).

Faiance figure of Bes, the Dwarf-god. With the refined classical features of the late period in Egyptian art.

Size: 38 mm. incl. the costum made stepped Podium. The figure is permanently mounted and the base of the figure is embedded into the podium.

Condition: Headdress lost, a minor chips. Finely patinated and from an old collection.

Ex. Dr. Lammers, Hamburg...