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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1107012
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$289.00
This is a 2nd Century Roman Glass, hand blown 2nd century AD. It is thick and heavy, unflawed, no chips or cracks, no hairlines, it has a rounded neck and squre body. Unguentaria used to hold poisonous, caustic oils or ointments and were never smooth sided, to prevent the Roman from grabbing the dangerous oil by mistake. It is certainly one of the earliest poison bottles ever made. Measurements: 2 inches tall and 1 wide at its widest point...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1107009
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$289.00
This is a third Century Roman Glass, hand blown 3Rd century AD. It is thick, unflawed, no chips or cracks, no hairlines, Measurements: 1 1/2 inches tall and 1 1/4 wide at its widest point. It is simple, beautiful, ancient, and guaranteed authentic.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1292130
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$1,675.00
Chinese Carved Green jade Yue axe, having a central incised anthropomorphic mask design and meandering thunder pattern. Tan and dark brown suffusion and calcification with slight surface erosion. Suspended from a black silk cord on wooden stand. 4"H x 5.25"W. Stand measures 7"H x 8"W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1292128
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$1,450.00
Chinese White jade pendant in the form of a dragon and phoenix with incised heart designs. Diffuse calcification. Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD) unearthed in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province. Size; Length of carving is 4 inches, no condition issues noted.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1227946
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$1,750.00
Early Persian glazed pottery bowl; of wide footed form, the interior painted with colorful design of a bird with fruit, the exterior with band of linear patterning, probably Circa 12th century period. Size; Diameter of bowl is 8 1/8 inches. Condition Report; Very old professional repairs typical to pottery items from this era.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1057625
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$745.00
Description: Wonderful and well executed copper bowl from Safavid era "Safavid Dynasty 1502-1736". Interior and exterior fully decorated with the exterior depicting men and women playing old musical instruments. Interior is again composed of different engraved figures playing music and drinking wine with the interior center showing a woman dancing surrounded with birds and foliage. I believe the whole set inside and out is depicting King's court...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1058971
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$2,450.00
Description: of characteristic form, the stock of hardwood. With brass lock and mounts well engraved with dragons and flowers. The octagonal barrel with front and rear sights, chiseled panel of Kanji characters, a large silver family mon and bird in flight, engraved Japanese inscription. Edo period. Lock sticks, minor losses to wood and brass, ramrod tip is lacking. Overall length 133 c.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1700 item #1147998
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$5,000.00
The Quran, literally meaning The Recitation, is the central and holy text of 1.2 billion Muslims all around the world which is believed to be word of god and regarded as the miracle of Mohamed and proof of his prophethood. Quran is widely regarded the finest book of literature in the Arabic language. It is composed of different "suras" regarded as Maccan or Medinan depending on place of their revelations by angel Gabriel over period of 23 years...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1086950
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$859.00
Safavid Dynasty. (1502–1736) Persian dynasty. It was founded by Isma'il I, who, by converting his people from Sunnite to Shi'ite Islam and adopting the trappings of Persian monarchy, planted the seeds of a unique national and religious identity. He captured Tabriz from the Ak Koyunlu and became shah of Azerbaijan (1501) and Persia (1502). 'Abbas I (r. 1588–1629) brought the dynasty to its peak; his capital, Isfahan, was the center of Safavid architectural achievement...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1070377
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$8,900.00
A FINE 16TH CENTURY PERSIAN JAMIYA, with doubled edged curved steel blade, the carved ivory handle with Arabic inscription "Made by Haji, Enthronement of the King Cumar Farug the Second 986 AH," which equates to the year 1578. It also exhibits the image of Persian mythical King with his inscribed name "Houshang". The length oh khanjar is 18 inches. Condition Report: This item is in great condition.
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$12,000.00
Dating: 17th Century Provenance: Germany Straight, flame-shaped blade, on a side a strong raiser worked with woven chiselling, the tip shaped as an arrow. The quillon as bat wings, with hollow faces engraved with racemes. Bone grip, flat on a side and convex on the other, decorated with engraved effigy of soldiers and flowers within frames, iron cap. Scabbard of bone sectors engraved with floral motifs, with grotesque figures, at the front the high-relieved effigy of a soldier in his armour...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1169941
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$18,000.00
with gold in-lay on the ivory handle and gold in-lay on the blade on four different framed writings (to translate, made by Esfahani, describing ali Allah). L: 40 5/8 in.(103cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1057619
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$775.00
Description: Wonderful and well executed copper bowl from Safavid era "Safavid Dynasty 1502-1736". Interior and exterior fully decorated with the exterior depicting hunting scene with men on horseback chasing animals and on the base engraved shape of an elephant. Interior is composed of engraved human and animal figures and on the base a man on the horse...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1254908
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$1,450.00
Antique Chinese export famille rose porcelain bowl, from 18th century period. Size; Diameter of bowl is 9 1/4 inches with height of 3 7/8 inches. Condition Report; Good condition, with age hairline.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1058521
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$2,450.00
Description: Curved, damask, single-edged blade with thickened back, iron forte and ring with inscription and floral motifs in gold; faceted, curved, horn grip; (frayed) blue-velvet covered wooden sheath with iron mounts and floral and geometrical-patterned silver decoration. Overall length is 12 inches in very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1360514
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$1,275.00
The grip carved of elephant, bolsters lacking. The single-edged blade with gilt panels, signed AMAL ABDALLAH (Work of Abdallah) with upswept tip and showing evidence of wootz damascus steel. The velvet-covered wooden scabbard with finely nielloed silver locket and chape. Latter 18th century. Overall length 25.4 cm. Condition III
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1800 item #1251065
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$1,275.00
Japanese red lacquer netsuke of an oni on a drum. Late 18th century. Carved wood with red and black lacquer. The Oni leaning on mallet having crawled out of hole in the drum. Himotoshi on the bottom. Size; Dimensions of carving are 1.25" x 1.25". Condition Report; Good condition with no imperfections. Purchased from Kyoto Art Club, 1962. Provenance: The Humphrey collection Houston, Texas.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1194595
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$1,675.00
Description; Having a 6 3/4", cupric steel double edged blade, with a silver, at one time gilded hilt and pommel with traces of gold still visible, stylized lion's head pommel, red velvet over wood sheath with pierced silver decorations. Great craftsmanship been rendered by the maker by detailing the lion head, movable tongue. Overall length of this item is 27 cm, 10.5 inches. Small size of the hilt is the indication that this dagger been used by a Child or a woman!