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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1424703
Senatus Consulto
$165.00
A terrific lot of stones from jevellery etc, 2nd.-1st. mill. BC.

The collection consists of A few ancient Carnelian beads and ringstones, a Lapis bead from Western Asia, a pair of particularly fine and large spindlewhorl and other gems.

Size: Up to 30-31 mm.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1424702
Senatus Consulto
$185.00
A beautiful set of 4 scarce larger beads and a Byzantine gaming bead.

The beads very nicely made with applied glass in different colours, the gaing piece in green glass, uncleaned with white patina.

Size: Up to 29 mm.

Condition: Choice, intact with some minor chips to a few beads as seen.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1424701
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A set of 7 impressive large glass beads, Roman to islamic period, 1st.-8th. century AD.

Carefully selected beads of massive sizes: One Phonician or Roman Spindlewhorl, in black and white colours, one rare Roman Blue glass spindlewhorl shaped piece, a fine black with red applied glass, likely also Roman, several massive glass beads in built glass of different colours, Islamic and a Byzantine gaming piece with concentric rings

Size: 26-28 mm. in diameter for the largest and s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1424691
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
An interesting pair of smaller bronze Keys, also functioning as a rings, Roman Empire, Early to late period, 1st.-5th. century AD.

A very attractive pair of ring-keys These double function key-rings would likely have been used for cabinets or boxes. One dating to the earlier Roman Period, 1st.-3rd. century, the other a rare later type, dating 3rd.-5th. century AD.

Size: The largest 3,2 cm. in length, with the ringsize (inner diameter) 18-19 mm., the smaller with a ringsize ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1424424
Senatus Consulto
$165.00
Nice set of Roman Jevellery stones in glass and Carnelian, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

A beautiful high relief portrait, perhaps of Apollo(?) in blue and red, a fine youthful portrait in a dark brownish and a bright red Carnelian intaglio with a bearded male portrait, all mounted in plexi holders.

Size: 14 mm., 10 mm. and 8 mm.

Condition: Intact.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1423194
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A beautifully patinated large pendant, Greco-Roman, 200 BC-100 AD.

The pendant round and shaped as shield with a central boss.

Size: 5,5 cm.

Exceptional green patina with defined details.

Ex. Matthias Steinhausen collection and aquired at Kunsthandlung Aloys Faust, Cologne.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1422980
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A wonderful solid silver Bracelet from the Caucasian area, dating to the 1st. millenium BC.

A heavy silver armring evolving into a huge spiral, very complicated and beautiful silverwork for the period.

Size: ca. 7,1 cm. tall and weight: 84 grams.

Condition: Superb, completely intact with attachment rings intact too, fine uncleaned rough grey patina, easy to remove with manuel cleaning, if so desired.

Provenance: Ex Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, 1948 - ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1422972
Senatus Consulto
$95.00
A very nice engraved seal ring, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

The ring with with stylized symbol, Diana (?)

Size: 21 mm (ring-diameter inside)

Condition: Choice! Wonderful warm olive green and brown patina.

Ex Matthias Steinhausen, bought in the 1970s at Kunst und Antiquitäten Katebi, Köln.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1422629
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A finely decorated sturdy silver Bracelet, Uratu Or Median, ca. 8th.-6th. cent. BC.

Beautiful bracelet of thick, high purity silver, finely decorated finials.

Size: 65 mm. diameter and 54 mm. inner diameter.

Weight: 48,5 grams!

Condition: Supern, finely toned silver great metal. Wearable.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1422456
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A large and beautiful fingerring, possibly a thumb-ring to judge from the size, particularly fine style, Hellenistic, ca. 3rd.-2nd. century BC.

The ring in silver with finely decorated snake head finials. The silver is finely toned and can be easily cleaned to more bright silver if the buyer wants it.

Inside diameter: 25-26 mm. 37 mm. from head to head.

Weight: 15,41 grams.

Condition: Intact, with small dents.

Ex. German private collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1422200
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A scarce small Greek silver bracelet, 5th.-3rd. century BC.

The bracelet in nice silver with finely decorated snake head finials. The silver is toned and can be easily cleaned to more bright silver if the buyer wants it.

Outside diameter: 54 mm, inside diameter: 48 mm.

Weight: 18 grams.

Condition: Intact, with small dents.

Ex. German private collection, 1925-1979.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1422199
Senatus Consulto
$150.00
A finely decorated solid silver Bracelet, Uratu Or Median, ca. 8th.-6th. cent. BC.

Beautiful bracelet of thick high purity silver, finely decorated finials.

Size: 68 mm. diameter and 60 mm. inner diameter.

Condition: Supern, finely toned silver great metal. Wearable.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1422198
Senatus Consulto
$125.00
A scarce Greek or Greco-Persian silver bracelet, 6th.-4th. century BC.

The fine bracelet in good silver and with finely made rams head finials. The silver is toned and can be easily cleaned to more bright silver if the buyer wants it.

Size: Inside diameter, 60 mm., and outside diameter, 69 mm.

Weight: 29,3 grams.

Condition: Choice, hairline repair in the middle.

Ex. German private collection, 1925-1979.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1422061
Senatus Consulto
$175.00
A very charming Facial bead, carved and polished in Calcite stone, 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

A small stone face bead with suspension holes. Beautiful archaic features. A rare piece and in a wonderful condition for type, with just a very tiny chip.

Size: ca. 17 mm. tall.

Ex. German Private Collection, Ex Gorny & Mosch, part of a lot of 4 beads all listed at Trocadero.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1420722
Senatus Consulto
$250.00
A heavy ancient bronze bracelet with thick terminals, shaped as Lions paws, Median or early Achaemenid, 7th.-6th. century BC.

Very attractive and intact bracelet profusely decorated with patterns of engraved lines.

Outer diameter: 7 cm. x 6,5 cm.

Weight: 118,7 grams

Condition: Superb, exceptional green patina with uncleaned deposits.

Ex.Rheinland, 1925 - 1979.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1420396
Senatus Consulto
$495.00
A superb silver ring, Roman 2nd century A.D.

A nice broad silver ring with an orange carnelian goval intaglio with Victoria, crowned by a tropaeum.

Ring-Size(inner diameter): ca. 17 mm.

Condition: Choice, w slightly rough setting and intaglio but intact and wearable. Fine sound silver, lightly toned.

Ex Hirsch Nachf. Auction 325, 2017, Lot 546.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1420395
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
A nice Roman silver seal ring with an engraved Carnelian Intaglio, petrified or heated thus turned white, 2nd. cent. AD.

The ring in beatifully preserved clean silver and mounted with an attractive white gemstone depicting a Hound chasing a Hare.

Ring-size (inner diameter: ca. 18 mm.).

Ex Münzzentrum Rheinland Auktion 281, 2017, Lot 1094.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1420393
Senatus Consulto
$1,150.00
A stunningly beautiful Byzantine silver ring, engraved with an Eagle surrounded by a snake with two heads, 10th - 12th century A.D.

We've sold several of this type with very large ringplate and simple flat hammered loop and we would date it closer to 10th. century than 12th. century.

Awesome style and is fully wearable, fitting many male collectors since the loop is slightly open with a hairline and thus a bit flexible.

Size: ca. 23 x 19 mm. The ringplate 28 mm....