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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1448765
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$150.00
A nice very large size silver bracelet of a flat design with twisted lock, Northern Europe / Scandinavia, Viking period, 9th.-10th. century AD.

A typical Viking design from the period and quite nicely made.

Size: 8,5 cm. in diameter (outer diameter). Fits a grown arm.

Condition: Choice! very nice condition for type, good metal for type.

Ex. US Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1446125
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
A nice very large size twisted silver bracelet, Northern Europe / Scandinavia, Viking period, 9th.-10th. century AD.

A typical Viking design from the period and quite nicely made.

Size: 8,8 cm. in diameter (outer diameter). Fits a grown arm.

Condition: Choice! very nice intact condition, good metal for type.

Ex. US Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1443353
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$225.00
Beautiful Byzantine silver ring, ca. 10th.-12th. century AD.

The ring very attractive with a high set bezel with an elaborate cross design.

Condition: Choice and wearable.

Ring-size: c. 15 mm.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1443352
Senatus Consulto
$225.00
A choice scarce silver seal ring with engraved bezel and high shoulders, Early Roman 1st.-2nd. cent. AD

The ring engraved with a bird which gives a fine impression in clay (see pics) Finely made ring fully wearable today. Typical compressed early roman design.

Ring-size: ca. 16 mm.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1443351
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$195.00
Interesting ring with large round bezel, Islamic or Crusaders, 10th.-12th. century AD.

The design of the ring looks more like Byzantine / Knightly period, but the star and crescent points at Islamic, interesting ring.

Ring-size: ca. 18 mm.

Condition: Bezel intact, the ring itself cracked and glued.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1443236
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$160.00
A vey attractive Byzantine bronze ring with redish patina and engraved with a cross monogram as a seal, ca. 6th.-9th. century. AD.

Size: 18-19 mm.

Condition: Choice smooth patina wearable.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1443235
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$225.00
Fine bronze seal ring with an eagle with spread wings, likely a legionary ring, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

An almost black patinated ring and finely engraved with a dramatic eagle.

Size: ca. 18-19 mm (inner diameter). Very wearable and sound.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1443234
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$250.00
Fine bronze seal ring with an eagle with spread wings, likely a legionary ring, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

A large ring with a broad bezel. Finely engraved with a dramatic eagle

Size: ca. 19 mm (inner diameter). Nice normal male size, very wearable.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-1995.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1442306
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$450.00
A fine jevellery pendant of a Horus falcon, carved in Amethyst with a gold mount, Egyptian, 1st. millenium BC.

Attractive pendant that could be used for jevellery today.

Size: c. 12 mm.

Ex. UK Private Collection, London 1980s.-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #1442303
Senatus Consulto
$265.00
One of the best of the seal rings we've bought lately! A ring with a fine sharp seal engraving of Christ flanked by two angels bowing to him, with round decorated shoulders and very sound bronze, fully wearable, Byzantine, 8th.-10th. century AD.

Ringsize: 23 mm.

Condition: Superb, lovely chestnut brown patina.

Ex. Paul Braun, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany, 1960s-1990s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1442293
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$450.00
Impressive bronzeage Torc, mid-European bronzeage, ca. 1200-800 BC.

A beautiful piece of bronzeage jevellery, a warriors neck-ring, likely from Austria or Hungary. Designed with two hooks and spiral endings and decoration.

Size: 18 cm. in diameter but would have had a larger diameter when worn in antiquity as seen in the picture.

Condition: Superb with wonderful shiny green glossy patina. A gem.

Austrian private collection, 1980s and ex. German Auction...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1442284
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$250.00
Wonderful boat-shaped bronze fibula, of the socalled Sanguisuga type, ca. 7th. century BC.

The description derives from the form of the arched bow, thickened in the central part, reminding of a leech. The heavy, quite intricately engraved bow merges at one end through a three coiled spring into the pin. At the other end an elongated, bent catch-plate. The decoration depicts broad spikes and lines, as well as engraved net decoration in between.

Size: 6,8 cm.

Cond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1442282
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$465.00
A fine Viking style bronze Torc or Torque, Early medieval period, likely Baltic Vikings (Vikings or the Rus), ca. 800-1000 AD).

An open necklace, likely for a warrior, open at one end, the ring finely fluted and the terminals with dot and line geomethric decoration.

A torc, also spelled torq or torque, is a large rigid or stiff neck ring in metal, made either as a single piece or from strands twisted together.

Size: Nearly 17 cm. in diameter.

Condit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1442088
Senatus Consulto
$350.00
A high quality massive solid silver fibula, dating to the late Roman Period, 4th.-5th. century AD.

Bulb-headed silver fibula of the attractive cross-bow design, made with punched decoration. The size is very impressive and a wonderful silver fibula with a beautiful brownish patina.

Size: 7,8 cm. long and weighing ca. 46 grams!.

Condition: Choice, one hairline repair but othervise sound and thick silver.

provenance: German Private collection, 1960-1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1441904
Senatus Consulto
$375.00
An exceptional bronze fibula of the Cross-bow design, Roman, ca. 3rd.-4th. century AD.

This fibula was carefully made with much more detail than usually seen for the this type; note the finely shaped bow and the tang behind decorated with small roundels, and the gilt still present in the details.

Size: 7,8 cm. and ca. 24,5 grams

Condition: Choice and intact with a few tiny corrosion spots, exceptional red-brown partina, very attractive!

Ex. German pr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1441685
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$450.00
A lovely Nephrite Jade floral ring pendant, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 AD

A substantial jade pendant of fitting, carved as a open-work ring of flowers, in a nice mottled white and brown nephrite.

Size: 52 mm. in diameter and 30 mm. thick.

Provenance: Old Danish Private Collection, comes with COA and full provenance to a 1950s collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1441558
Senatus Consulto
$195.00
Fine ancient silver ring with an intaglio with an engraved swan, Roman Empire, 1st.-3rd. century AD.

Attractive ring with round bezel set with the original Carnelian intaglio of a Swan. Very attractive seal.

Ring-size: ca. 15 mm.

Condition: Fine, with uncleaned embedded dirt and with a few bumbs, some corrosion, the intaglio with a very slight hairline or scratch/chips. Should be professionally cleaned.

Ex. Collection of a German Goldsmith, 1960-199...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1441390
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$1,250.00
An absolutely stunning necklace with carnelian, agate and serpentine beads, (Western Asiatic and ancient near east, 2nd millenium B.C.) and adorned with 19 beautiful Sasanian seals, in Carnelian, smokey Calchedon, agate and hemaetite stones.

Finely composed with symethric colours, starting with smaller white / black stone beads and then larger Carnelian beads etc. Also note the two flat square beads, near the center, dating 3rd.-2nd. millenium BC.

The Sasanian seals are al...