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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430642
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$1,200.00
A rare and splendid ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls and a rounded base decorated with two confronting Parrots on each side, Southern Kermanh intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic with the birds carved with a bold and artistic hand.

Size: 86 mm. wide and ca. 52 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430292
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$950.00
An wonderful ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls decorated with two confronting bulls and a reclining Lion, Southern Kermanh intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic with the beast carved with a bold and artistic hand.

Size: 63 mm. wide and ca. 44 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, some ancient chipping of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430291
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$695.00
An awesome ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar carved in a green-black chlorite stone with thick walls decorated with 4 mythical beast, perhaps lions with detailed manes and claws, likely Jiroft intercultural style of Bactria, Persia and Mesopotamia. Wonderful vivid style of carving! Attractive and symethic.

Size: 52 mm. wide and ca. 30 cm. wide.

Condition: Choice and intact. Typical slight wear and the vessel with fine light g...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430259
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$595.00
An ancient Chlorite stone jar of a splendid style, Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

A large and impressive stone jar of the typical Bactrian form with with concave walls. The jar of perfect symethric proportions, carved in a green-black chlorite stone and a fantastic detailed knobbed decoration over the entire surface. The knobbed decoration in 4 registers, seperated with concenthric lines.

Size: Approx 10 cm. in diameter and 6 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430233
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$685.00
An superb ancient Chlorite stone jar Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The jar of perfect symethric proportions, carved in a green-black chlorite stone with concave walls and a fantastic detailed decoration over the entire surface.

Size: 9,3 cm. D.

Condition: Superb, still retaing the delicate light greyish patina.

Ex. Old collection, collected in the 1970s-80s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430226
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$350.00
A wonderful patinated Chlorite bottle, Intercultural style of Tepe Yahya / Bactrian, 3rd. millenium BC. [ca. 2500 BC).

Beautiful bottle with fine pyramidal / architectorial decoration and lines on the neck and shoulders. Carved in green-black Chlorite with an exquisite ancient greyish patina.

Size: 55 mm.

Condition: Superb. Interestingly there's a lumb of bronze encrustation near the rim from buriel with bronze objects.

Ex Old Private Collection, co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1430165
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$325.00
A wonderful patinated Chlorite bottle, Intercultural style of Tepe Yahya / Bactrian, 3rd. millenium BC. [ca. 2500 BC).

Beautiful bottle with a fine dot decoration and lines on the neck and shoulders. Carved in fine green black Chlorite with a fine ancient greyish patina.

Size: 56 mm.

Condition: Superb.

Ex Old Private Collection, collected in the 1970s-1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1430164
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
A rare and very early representation of a Deity, Ancient Near East, 3rd. millenium BC.

The deity likely god from Mesopotamia or Susa, but made in the Southern region and of the mixed intercultural style of Kermanh / Bactria.

The half figure fragmentary with a beak-like nose, large eyes and a small 'sailors' hat, with lumbs of cobber on the body likely representing clothings.

Size: 7 cm.

Ex. Old Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1429573
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$1,495.00
An awesome ancient Chlorite stone Chalice Persia / Bactria, 3rd. millenium BC.

The beaker carved in a massive chlorite stone with thick walls and high stemmed foot. The vessel is decorated with 12 Scorpios in two bands of 6 with tails and claws almost touching. Scorpios and snakes are often seen on Southern Kerman and Bactrian stone carvings in the 3rd. millenium, with stylistical elements from both Bactrian and Mesopotamian civilizations, and influenced from the peculiar elamite art ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Prehistorical item #1420120
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Here's a rare type of ancient Bactrian battle axe, dating to 2nd mill BC.

The axe with outswaying edge. A massive ax in hand. The shaft hole is 2,4 cm - about an inch -in diameter. The socket 5,7 cm in height - 2,3 inches.

12,5 cm in length and the edge is 6 cm (5x2,5 inches).

Socket is finely decorated with geometric lines.

A choice ancient axe mostly uncleaned with encrustations and nice green and red patina. Will improve if cleaned properly.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1412892
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$395.00
A huge Openwork Stamp Seal, Oxus civilization or Bactria-Margiana Complex, Ca. 2600 to 2100 BC. Middle Bronze Age, Western Central Asia.

Located in present day northern Afghanistan, eastern Turkmenistan, southern Uzbekistan and western Tajikistan, centered on the upper Amu Darya (Oxus River)

A really massive and decorative bronze or white bronze (high silver content) stamp seal, of the earlier floral types, done in openwork; with a larger loop on the back.

Diamet...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1411772
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$295.00
A fine pair of different and nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery jars, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

One of the jars is of a vase form with a small round base and a flaring rim, the other of a typical Indus form with conical walls, both with painted motifs of fishes and geomethric forms.

Size: 1,3 cm. high and 10 cm. wide for the conical form, and ca. 11,5 cm. tall for the vase.

Condition: Choice lot! Intact with fine decoration. Mi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1411769
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$250.00
A fine matching pair of nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery jars, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The jars of a vase form small round base, painted zoomorphic motif of a lions and multible fishes.

Size: 12-13 cm. tall each.

Condition: Nice lot, the fish jar is completely intact, the lion jar has a repaired crack, some typical wear to the decoration.

Ex. Danish Private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1411768
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
A nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery vase, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The beautiful vase-form decorated with fishes swimming and geomethric decoration.

Size: ca 15 cm. tall and 8-9 cm. wide - a substantial piece from Indus Valley

Condition: Choice for age and type. Intact with a few smaller chips to the rim.

Ex. Danish Private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1410174
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$295.00
A rare and attractive pottery bowl, Pre-Columbian Peru, Ica-Chincha Culture of the Ica Valley, Peru, ca. 1000-1476 AD (Comtemporary with Chancay and Inca Empire).

The Ica-Chincha culture refers to art that reigned in the Ica, Chincha and two other south Peruvian river valleys in the years 1000-1476 A.D. There is no full certainty as to the social structure of the culture, but apparently there was no strong central government, like the period of the Nasca culture on the south coast of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Prehistorical item #1409522
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery beaker or cup, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The vessel with high walls on a narrow base, painted zoomorphic motif of a cow and some geometrical patterns.

Size is 9,5 x 10 cm.

Condition: Choice for age and type. Intact with a few smaller chips.

Ex. Danish Private collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Prehistorical item #1409501
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A nicely decorated Indus Valley pottery beaker or cup, dating to c. 3rd mill. BC. Probably Mehrgarh-civilisation.

The vessel with high walls on a narrow base, painted zoomorphic motif of a fish and some geometrical patterns.

Size is 9,5 x 9,5 cm.

Condition: Choice for age and type. Intact with a few smaller chips.

Ex. Danish Private collection.



All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1398126
Senatus Consulto
$650.00
A very rare and splendid silver Openwork Stamp Seal, Oxus civilization, Ca. 2600 to 2100 BC. Middle Bronze Age, Western Central Asia.

Located in present day northern Afghanistan, eastern Turkmenistan, southern Uzbekistan and western Tajikistan, centered on the upper Amu Darya (Oxus River)

Even this large Compartment seals are fairly common on the market in bronze, whereas large silver seal like our seal are extremely rarely encountered!

The seal cross-shaped in hi...