Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1379295
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$95.00
A beautiful stamp seal in smooth green stone, Anatolian, Halaf-Ubaid period 6500-5000 BC.

The button seal blockstyle with a loop, finely engraved with a horned animals.

Size: ca. 19 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1379249
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A fine seal with a loop and mulitible Swastika patterns engraved in the base, black Serpentinite, Late Neolithic or Chalcholic period, 6000-4000 BC.

Interesting design and a very sttractive seal.

Size: 21 mm. in diameter and ca. 11 mm. high.

Condition: Superb for type.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1378915
Senatus Consulto
$950.00
A large and impressive stone axe, Danish, Neolithic, early 3rd. millenium BC

Interesting axe that was certainly used as an offer axe - so for buriel purposes. The axe very skillfully knapped in silex, now with an awesome patina. Unpolished so that the detailed seams are visible, very nice.

The axe is a transitional type between the thinbutted and thickbutted axes and thus made during the early fase of the Single Grave period, 2800-2400 BC.

Size: 27 cm.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1377992
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$595.00
A superb larger Bi-disc in a fine white Jade stone, Qi Jia or contemporary culture, 3rd. millenium BC.

The disc with remnants of inclusions and perhaps fossilized. The Bi disc slightly asymmethrical and white many signs of the archaic workmanship. Neolithic jades from this period are handmade and hand abraided and hand polished using primitive tools of the time: bamboo, stone, water and stone dust.

Diameter: 13 cm.

Condition: Choice, terrific ancient patina!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376802
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$150.00
A very good larger stamp seal with Multipartite Rosette, Halaf-Ubaid period 5th.-4th. millenium BC or slightly later.

Interesting seal that dates to the Neolithic period of Northern Mesopotamia / Northern Levante.

Size: 25 mm., finely carved in a greenish black stone.

Condition: Choice, with smooth wear.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376798
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$150.00
A scarce and beautiful seal carved in polished in fine red stone, Anatolian / North Mesopotamian style, Halaf-Ubaid period, ca. 5th.-4th. mill. BC.

A fine Hemispheric seal of the Neolithic period, pierced for suspension and carved with a sun symbol on the round base.

Size: ca. 18-20 mm. wide.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376784
Senatus Consulto
$75.00
A nice little amulet of an animal, perhaps a bear, with a loop behind the head, Anatolian or Mesopotamian, 4th.-3rd. millenium BC.

Size: 22 mm.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376783
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$150.00
An attractive amulet showing the outline of female genitals, Anatolia / Mesopotamian, 5th.-4th. millenium BC.

The amulet made in the neolithic period, perhaps provided more children or better havesting in antiquity.

On the back a loop that was worn through at some points, so this amulet was extensively used.

Size: 3,6 cm. high and 3,2 cm. wide.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376437
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A very good large stamp seal with Multipartite Rosette, Halaf period 6th.-4th. millenium BC.

Interesting seal that dates to the Neolithic period of Nothern Mesopotamia / Northern Levante. Size: 28 mm. in diameter - a massive seal, finely carved in a greenish black stone.

Condition: Choice, with fine smooth wear.

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1376044
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
An interesting massive stamp seal with pierced handle and engraved with Criss-Criss design, dating to the 6th. mill. BC.

The seal carved in attractive black Serpentine, intact and choice, very smooth and delicious in hand.

Size: 34 mm. long and rather heavy!

Ex R.T. Private collection, since 1958 in Münich, Germany.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1374420
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$495.00
A very beautyful Danish neolithic dagger, dating to ca. 2000 BC.

A type II dagger with defined handle and lancet shaped blade.

The dagger is made of white flint with the 'parallel-knapping' technique which was mastered to perfection by Danish flintsmiths.

Size is 18 cm - 7,1 inches.

Condition: Superb.

Ex. Private collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1374414
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A superb polished Danish Neolithic chicsel or chisel from the Singlegrave Period, 2800-2400 BC.

The chisel is almost completely polished on all four sides, and has a razor sharp edge and perfect proportions for a specialized carpenter tool.

The patina is mottled greenish brown colors and quite glossy - an attractive piece in hand.

The piece is faily large measuring 155 mm. (6,1 inches).

Condition is superb - only a very tiny roughness to the edge, a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1374273
Senatus Consulto
$950.00
A very finely patinated Danish neolithic flint dagger dating to around 2200-1800 BC.

A type III dagger with a thin, lancet shaped blade and a thicker handle with a diamond-shaped crosssection and knapped 'seams' on four sides.

A very close predecessor to the fishtail daggers which became the absolute highlight for neolithic flint smiths in their competition with bronze knifes and axes coming in from Southern Europe.

The dagger has a very beautiful mottled dark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Prehistorical item #1374229
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$1,250.00
A large & and rare antler axe from the hunter Stoneage, c. 9000-4000 BC.

Antler axes had a central position among the Mesolithic hunters and gatherers.

Seemingly they were very personal objects, and was often put in the grave together with the owner. Many antler axes were worn and had repaired edges and shaftholes, which points at the fact that they must have been used through a long period of time.

They were probably not used for cutting trees, but as a kind...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1362936
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
Interesting and very early Chinese Jade pendant of a Birds head, 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

The pendant completely calcified and was once broken and repaired.

Ex. Old Danish collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1362488
Senatus Consulto
$395.00
Chinese Neolithic Machang Painted Pottery Jar, dating to the 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC A fine and unusually large vessel, likely a storage jar, Chinese Neolithic period, Machang or Xindian.

A very substantial vessel fine decorations in black and red fired-on mineral-based pigment.

Size: 35 cm. high and 37 cm. wide over the low set loop handles. The mouth and neck also decorated.

Condition: Nice for type, looks completely intact, but one handle and a small chip on t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1360909
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$350.00
A SUPERB GEOMETRIC BRONZE SPECTACLE FIBULA, LIKELY ITALIC, 7TH-6TH CENTURY B.C.

A strictly mint condition fibula/brooch with fine apple green patina.

Size: ca. 11,3 cm.! A very large piece.

Condition: Mint - museum quality!

Ex. Old German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1360908
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A SUPERB GEOMETRIC BRONZE SPECTACLE FIBULA, LIKELY ITALIC, 7TH-6TH CENTURY B.C.

A strictly mint condition fibula/brooch with fine apple green and blue patina.

Size: ca. 11 cm.! A large piece.

Condition: Mint - museum quality!

Ex. Old German Private Collection