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Interesting small silver spoon, Byzantine-Medieval period, 10th.-14th. cnetury AD.

With clam-shaped bowl and a decorated finial.

Size: 7 cm.

Condition: Choice, small bent to the stem, beautiful excarvated silver patina.

Ex Matthias Steinhausen, bought in the 1970s at Kunst und Antiquitäten Katebi, Köln.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #1420393
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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....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1419895
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A spendid quality bronze belt plate and buckle, from the Visigothic Empire, dating ca. 7th. century AD.

Bronze buckle and plate with D-shaped loop and tongue-shaped plate decorated with knobs at each side and a central, trapezoid knob, on the plate stylized bird heads and vegetable ornaments.

Some wonderful elements typical for the darkage period at it's finest style.

Size: 11 cm. long and 4 cm. wide.

Condition: Superb! Pristine quality with the pe...
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A very rare and exceptional condition wooden figure from a Catholic Church, European, ca. 15th.-16th. century.

This catholic renaissance figure finely carved in a dark wood type, was likely carved in Germany or the Netherlands and dates to the very early periods, perhaps even late 15th. century.

The figures depicts a seated mature or elderly woman which is most likely Maria Magdalena, She wears a cloak with hood outside her gown. Very attractive with finely carved details....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1416524
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A finely decorated bronze bracelet, Northern Europe, Viking Period, 8th.-10th. century AD.

A well-made patinated Viking era bracelet in the shape of a snake with bulging eyes. Comes with a lucite stand as seen in the pictures.

Condition: Choice, very attractive.

Size: 5,6 cm. in diameter and almost round.

Ex. Danish Private collection, comes with COA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1416425
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A rare early decorated iron fire starter, Viking period of Scandinavia, ca. 900-1000 AD.

A particularly beautiful and top condition artifact from the Viking period. Interestingly, this piece is profusely decorated with hammered crescent symbols and of a nice quasi-boat shaped design.

Size: 11 cm. including the attached ring at the loop.

Condition: Superb! Very stunning quality, glossy patinated and very sound iron, fine conserved.

Ex. Danish Collect...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Pre 1492 item #1416390
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An early and outstanding version of the bridge bracelet, who has been copied extensively in the Ottoman and later periods, but has it's origin in Macedonia / Thrace in the medieval period. This particular bracelet is the finest we've seen in solid gilt silver with fine details, and dating around 14th.-15th. century.

The "Bridge" bracelet has its roots from the Thrace region. It is a symbol of fertility and maternity, and it was a family jewel, since it was given by a mother to a dau...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1398813
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An ancient Early Medieval bronze Neck Torc, Baltic Vikings of the Rus, ca. 10th. century AD.

A torc with a terrific patina and of the beautiful Twisted design leaving the part of the Torc that would have rested on the neck smooth. Terminals as stylized animal heads.

Size: 18,2 cm. in diameter.

Condition: Mint, exceptional bright green patina, untouched.

Ex. Old German Collection

This item comes with a standard export license, when shipped o...
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A rare and massive European Gate key, Late Medieval, ca. 14th.-15th. century.

A very heavy key with kidney-shaped bow and a very thick stem and bit. Remnants of copper plating on the surface.

Size: 21,3 cm. long and 8,3 cm. wide over the bow! Weight: ca. 300-350 grams.

Condition: Basically intact with very heavy patina and corrosion and loss of metal to the bit.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
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A beautiful Latten bronze spoon w Pine finial, England, 16th. cent.

The spoon very elegant with an oval bowl and the pine finial. Interestingly a clear makers mark of three spoons or keys in the upper side of the bowl. Made in Latten - an alloy of bronze.

Size: 15,6 cm.

Condition: Choice, remnants of old silvering on the bowl and mark from contemporary repiar during use on the handle.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
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Rare large ancient gothic Iron key with a rhomboid bow, 12th.-14th. century

Size: 14 cm.

Condition: Intact but rough, conserved earthfind with find patina, stable metal.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection.
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Beautifully hand cast with a deeply moulded design of classical portraits enface in relief around the body intersected by ribs.

The mortar is ca. 11,5 cm. wide and weighing app. 1,5 kilograms.

Provenance: Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1239774
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An extremely rare and attractive silver filigree boat-shaped pendant, Vikings of Gotland, c. 10th.-11th. century AD.

All genuine Viking silver items are rare, so is this elaborate silver pendant, once around the neck of a Viking warrior or a warriors wife.

The pendant is larger measuring c. 26 mm. in length.

A finely crafted pendant with filigree work, shaped as a boat and guilded. Superb quality Viking artwork, found at the now Swedish Island of Gotland and in...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre AD 1000 item #1140827
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A rare medieval / Viking period silver coin, dating to Vendian or Viking kingdoms of Northern Europe, c. 900-1000 AD. Crude imitation of a Carolingian denar, slightly cup-shaped of fine silver. The coin shows a cross with 4 pellets / a church or another building.

Condition: Good VF or better for type, very nice flan and wondeful old collection tone. A rare coin and unresearched, could be very good!