Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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Faience amulet of Egyptian air god Shu, wearing a striated kilt, kneeling on his right leg and holding a sun disk over his head, 1 inch high, Late Period, c. 664 – 525 B.C. From an old Belgian collection. Shu was the Egyptian God of Air. The name Shu means “He Who Rises Up”. 'Shu' was the root of words such as 'dry', 'empty', 'sunlight' and 'withered'. Shu is also known as the god of the atmosphere and of dry winds.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1391326
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$300.00
An ancient Egyptian Bes amulet. Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Mounted. Small chip on suspension loop. Otherwise intact. Ex. Felix Lauwers collections, Antwerpe, collected 1970s/early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1391241
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$585.00
Thoth, the creator god, in the form of an ibis, one of his sacred animals, was also the patron of scribes and of the written word. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches long including mounting. Mounted on a 14K gold (tested) base with a loop for wearing on a necklace. Ex. old Palm Beach, Fl. collection, Ex. Secret Eye Gallery NY in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1389981
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$1,250.00
An Egyptian blue faience cup, conical in form, with a flaring foot, and a shallow interior cavity, inscribed with a darker blue, horizontal line of demotic inscription. Ptolemaic Period, 664-30 B.C. 2 3/8 inches high. Some tiny chips on rim. Ex. Christies, NY.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1388235
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$1,800.00
A fine faience seated cat amulet, with two seated kittens on top of her head, two kittens in front of her legs and two kittens nursing under her stomach. Areas of cream-white surface. Intact suspension loop on the back. Third Intermediate to Late Period, 1000-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Intact. Ex. Sothebys,NY.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1387821
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$1,250.00
Of slender form, depicted mummiform, wearing a striated, tripartite wig, with braided beard, with hands emerging from a tightly-fitting garment, hands grasping hoes, left hand grasping rope from seedsack over his left shoulder. With eight lines of hieroglyphic text. The owner's name appears to be "Hor-Resnet" ("Horus of the Resnet temple complex")...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1387386
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$1,200.00
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1383416
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$2,200.00
Finely detailed amulet of Hatmehyt. Depicted seated, wearing the fish crown, with finely-modelled facial details, wearing a striated, tripartite wig, arms along side and bent at the elbows. A vertical line of hieroglyphic text on the back. 3 inches high. Mounted. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. Chip on crown and part of feet restored. From an old New Jersey private collection. Ex. Royal Athena gallery. Hatmehyt was a goddess of life and protection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1382078
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$1,900.00
Third Intermediate Period shabti for Gaut-Seshen. Depicted mummiform, with blue glaze, arms crossed over chest, hands holding farming implements, seedsack on back, single column of hieroglyphic text on front reading "The Osiris, Chantress of Amen, Gaut-Seshen." 22nd Dynasty, 945-712 B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Repaired on the ankles. Small chip on front of feet. Ex. NYC collection of Norio Azuma, before 1980. For a similar shabti from the same tomb, see Gaut-Sechen shabtis in Manchester Museum...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1380726
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$380.00
An unusual and rare depiction of Mut and Khonsu, with the heads and crowns of each on top of an incised circular base with a suspension loop on the back. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 3/8 inches high. Repaired. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1380724
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$450.00
The jackal-headed god, depicted striding, with left foot forward, wearing a striated kilt and arms along it's side. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 3/8 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an old NYC collection. Anubis was associated with mummification and the afterlife in ancient Egyptian religion,
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1380722
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$425.00
The ram-headed god, with prominent details, depicted striding, with it's left foot forward, arms down along its side and wearing a striated kilt. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 1/4 inches high. Intact. From an old NYC collection. He was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, and placed in their mother's womb.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1374956
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$350.00
A New Kingdom glazed faience scarab inscribed with Neb Kheper Ra - Lord of Life. 18th Dynasty, 1570-1314 B.C. 1 /2 inch. From an old Pennsylvania private collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1373370
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$550.00
Intricately detailed, light turquoise, open work eye of horus. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/4 inches wide X 1 inch high. Intact and pierced for suspension. From an old Rhode Island private collection. Originally purchased in Egypt in the 1960s by US cultural attache to Egypt.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1366820
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$1,200.00
Green faience ushabti for Horpenaset. Depicted mummiform, wearing a tripartite wig and beard. With pleasant, well defined, facial details, with arms crossed and hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment, hands holding hoes and seed sack behind the left shoulder.  A T-shaped column of incised text at the front reads: "Illuminate the Osiris, Horpenaset, born of Asetshesen". 30th Dynasty, 365 -332 B.C. 4 3/8 inches high. Intact. Mounted. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1363423
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$275.00
Pantheistic baboon amulet, with head of a baboon, wearing the disc crown with an ureas, with body of bird, with thick bandy-legs and standing on an integral base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 3/4 inch high. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1362528
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$1,500.00
A large bi-color, faience amulet of Nefertum, the god of unguents and perfume. Blue with black details on the wig. Depicted striding, with his left foot forward. With pleasant facial expression. Third Intermediate - Late Period, Ca. 1070 - 664 BC. 2 3/4 inches high. Crown gone, base repaired and tip of base gone. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1362521
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$225.00
A square turquoise ancient Egyptian stamp seal with hieroglyphic inscription. Late Period, 600 30 B.C. Base measures 1/2 inch. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an old NYC collection.