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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 : 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
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$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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1384121
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$790.00
The bandy-legged dwarf god, with leonine face and pointed ears, standing on an integral base, wearing the plumed crown, his right arm extended above, holding the sword against his plumed headdress, his left hand holding a snake. Ptolemaic to Roman Period, 100 B.C. - 100 A.D. 3 1/4 inches high. From an old New Jersey private collection, purchased in early 1980s. Bes was considered the patron of childbirth and the home, and was associated with sexuality, humor, music and dancing. He was one of the...
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. Her name translates as Foremost of Fish or Chief of F...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1383018
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$590.00
An ancient Egyptian gilt bronze figure of Ptah, the god of craftsmen and architects. Depicted mummiform, with hands grasping his scentre on his chest. Late Period, 2 5/8 inches high. With scattered remains of gilt. Ex. old New Jersey private collection, collected before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1383014
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$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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1382122
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$2,200.00
A fine hard wood headrest, of elegant form comprising of three pieces with a wide based flat bottom, tapering mid-section and a curved top. Middle Kingdom or earlier. 2150-2000 B.C. 7 1/2 inches high. Base measures 9 3/4 inches long. From a Virginia private collection. Ex. Locati Auction, 9/21/2015. Ex. Drexel Hill Estate. The headrest represented "uplift" out of death and it was usually placed inside the sarcophagus next to the head of the deceased.
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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1381606
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$650.00
Mummy linen, with 6 lines of hieratic text, probably inscribed with a portion of the Book of the Dead. Late Period to Ptolemaic Period, 400-30 B.C. Framed. Linen measures 4 inches long X 2 1/8 inches wide. Frame measures 7.5 inches X 5 3/4 inches. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1381120
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$2,500.00
Rare depiction of the god Osiris in wood. Depicted mummiform. He is wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas, with prominent facial details, arms bent at the elbow and against his chest. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Remains of gesso and pigment. Mounted. From a North Carolina private collection, acquired in the 1970s.
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 #1380223
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$2,750.00
A turquoise faience shabti with black details, for "Amenemhat-Pa_Mesha". Depicted mummiform with arms crossed, hands holding hoes and seedsack on back. Inscribed With a vertical line of hieroglyphic text. Said to be from "cache 2", from the priest cemetery at Bab-el-Gasas-2. 21st Dynasty (1069-945 BC) 4 7/8 inches high. Intact. Mounted. Ex. Private Rotterdam collection of Hr. Elzerman, Niezijl, Collected between 1955-1985. Although the inscription may not exactly read as intended, similar s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1379875
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$1,250.00
Terracotta funerary cone for Montuemhat. The inscription reads: "The venerated one in the presence of Osiris, the fourth priest of Amun, Montuemhat, true-of-voice, and his beloved wife, known to the king, mistress of the house, Wadjrenes, true-of-voice" c. 700 BCE – c. 650 BCE, 6 1/4 inches long. Intact. From an old NYC collection, acquired in late 1970s to early 1980s See No. 420 in Davies & Macadam, A Corpus of Inscribed Funerary Cones, 1957. Mentuemhat was a Theban official who l...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1379868
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$485.00
A fine steatite scarab incised with the Royal Bee, the sedge, and two eyes of horus. An Egyptian royal title stating "He who belongs to the sedge of Upper Egypt and the bee of Lower Egypt. The royal title occurs without the name of the king. Second Intermediate Period, 1700-1600 B.C. 5/8 inch. From an old NYC collection, early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1379486
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Hollow cast, elegantly proportioned, with naturalistic details, depicted seated with its forepaws together, its tail curving forward around the right side, the head with alert, incised erect ears and whiskers, the almond-shaped eyes with defined lids. 26th Dynasty, 550-332 B.C. 4 3/8 inches high. From an old Paris, France collection, acquired in the 1970s. Comes with a French passport.