Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1388263
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$1,500.00
A fragmentary polychrome stucco mask from a sarcophagus, with pleasant expression and prominent facial details. Roman Period, 30 B.C. to 100 A.D. 6 1/4 inches tall. Mounted. With an inscription stating it was said to be found in Aswan in 1922. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, originally purchased in California in the late 1970s/early 1980s.
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"). Right before the name might possibly be the title "Hm nTr Ax" ("prophet of the Akh spirit") or "HmnTr Ax-bjt" ("Prophet of the locality known as Che...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1387819
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$680.00
Perched on top of its original wood base. Possibly from a Ptah Sokar Osiris. With extensive remains of original pigment. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. Base measures 4 1/2 inches long X 2 1/4 inches wide. Falcon measures 2 1/8 inches high X 3 1/4 inches long. Small chip on front of beak. From an old New Jersey collection, acquired in early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1387817
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$3,500.00
From the Greek colonies in southern Italy. Depicting on the "A" side, a profile portrait of a lady and a nude Eros. On the "B" side is a portrait of two women wearing typical drapery. Tongue design along the rim and on the upper and lower borders of the scenes. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 8 1/2 inches high. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1387391
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sold
Egyptian bronze seated Harpocrates, depicted nude, wearing the Nemes headdress and sidelock, his right arm bent at the elbow and forefinger touching his chin, his left arm alongside his body. 4 inches high. Mounted. From an old New Jersey collection, said to be purchased in Sothebys London in mid 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1387389
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$2,500.00
A limestone head of a pharaoh, wearing the Nemes headdress, fronted with a cobra and with prominent facial details. Possibly from a sphinx. With imperfections as shown and with traces of original pigment. Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. Mounted, 2 3/4 inches high. From an old New Jersey collection, early 1980s. Old Sothebys sticker on the bottom of the base.
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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1385900
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$7,900.00
A large Egyptian bronze Osiris, depicted mummiform, with pleasant facial expression, wearing the braided beard, wearing the plumed atef crown, fronted with ureas, with arms crossed and emerging from tightly fitted garment and hands grasping the crook and flail. 26th-30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. 11 inches tall. Mounted. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1385604
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$1,800.00
South Italian trefoil oenochoe depicting a nude satyr and the sides decorated with floral design. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Intact. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1385597
Explorer Ancient Art
$475.00
Decorated with horizontal and dotted bands, rays around the neck, frieze of dogs running to the right. circa 600 B.C. 3 3/4 inches high. From an old NYC collection. An Alabastron is a container for perfumed oil that takes its name from alabaster. Typically used by male athletes to hold body oils.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1385244
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$4,900.00
A fine polychrome, New Kingdom wood shabti for Imen-em-heb. Depicted mummiform, wearing a tripartite wig, face and hands in dark flesh tones, arms crossed over chest, hands holding agricultural implements, seed sack, yoke and pots on back, and a column of hieroglyphic text naming Imen-em-heb, sailor of Amon, as the owner. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1293-1070 BC. 8.2 inches high. All original polychrome. From an old French private collection. Comes with a French passport.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1384490
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$1,200.00
A colorful cartonnage fragment depicting two deities -one being a female headed diety, and the other one being one of the four sons of Horus - the baboon-headed Hapi - protector of the lungs. Both decorated with a cross-hatched netting design. Late Ptolemaic Period, 100-30 B.C. Displayed in a shadow box. Cartonnage measures 10 inches high X 5 inches wide. Shadow box frame measures 15 inches high X 11 5/8 inches wide. From an old New Jersey private collection. Purchased on the NY art market in ea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1384122
Explorer Ancient Art
$350.00
Double-sided plaque, depicting a male figure and a donkey? On the reverse, are two male figures. Ramesside, 19th Dynasty, 1292-1190 B.C. 5/8 inch long. Intact with intact suspension loop. From an old NYC scholarly collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1383420
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,800.00
Elegant form with high arching handle, slender neck, and spout with molded tiny masks at the base of the spout. Depicting a central winged eros, the nude god shown seated on rocks, and holding a plate with food offerings. His open wings behind. Rosettes, floral and leaf design on back and in the field. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 7 5/8 inches high. Tiny, minor losses to surface pigment. From an old New Jersey private collection. Purchased on the NYC art market in early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1383419
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$1,250.00
Wearing an elaborate crested Corinthian helmet, wearing a sleeveless chiton, scaled breast plate, and aegis with Gorgon’s head. 1st Century BC/1st Century AD, 3 inches high. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, purchased on the NYC art market in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1383416
Explorer Ancient Art
$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. Her name translates as Foremost of Fish or Chief of F...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1383014
Explorer Ancient Art
$450.00
An ancient Egyptian gilt cartonnage fragment, depicting a mourning Isis wearing the chair crown. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 3 inches high X 2 1/8 inches wide. Mounted in a lucite frame. From an old New Jersey private collection, collected before 1980.