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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1359723
Explorer Ancient Art
$245.00
With strong nose, creased forehead and prominent facial details. 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 2 inches high. Intact as shown. Mounted. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359722
Explorer Ancient Art
$850.00
An Apulian red-figure, globular shaped ball pyxis, the lid decorated with the two heads of a lady of fashion, both wearing a necklace, accented in white, and palmettes, with a leaf design pattern on the base. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 4 3/4 inches high, 3 1/2 inches in diameter. Repaired. Ex. H.A. collection, an old New Jersey collection, purchased on the NY art market in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359367
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A small Corinthian aryballos, with bulbous body, small neck, small strap handle and small mouth, depicting a rosette pattern on top, bottom and underneath neck and a procession of ducks along side the bulbous body. 5th Century B.C. 1 3/8 inches high. Intact with pigment losses as shown. Ex. H.A., an old New Jersey collection, acquired on the NY art market @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359284
Explorer Ancient Art
$850.00
From the ancient Greek colony of Apulia, in southern Italy. Terracotta lidded pottery vessel with footed base, dome-shaped lid and knob handle. Lid painted in red-figure style with two Lady of Fashion facial figures in profile and two palmette panels. Ca. 350 B.C. Base measures 7 1/2 inches with handle span. Top measures 5 1/4 inches in diameter. Repaired. Ex., old New Jersey collection of H.A. collected @ 25 years ago on the NY art market.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359109
Explorer Ancient Art
$850.00
Miniature, red-figure, black glazed squat Lekythos. With bulbous body and with an applied loop handle attached to its spout and decorated with a couchant hare or rabbit. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Intact and with surface losses as shown. Ex. Old New Jersey collection, purchased @ early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1358613
Explorer Ancient Art
$650.00
A fine high carat Roman gold janiform pendant depicting Serapis. With defined thick beard and wavy hair, defined scrolled border and suspension loop. 1st/3rd Century. One inch high. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1358127
Explorer Ancient Art
$15,000.00
Large Roman marble relief, possibly from a sarcophagus, depicting two nude erotes, with small pot bellies and exposed genitalia, and wearing long, flowing robes. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 13.5 inches high X 15.25 inches wide. Mounted. From a French Private Collection, acquired in Paris during 1960s-1970s. Erotes are a group of winged gods in Classical mythology. They are associated with love and sexual desire, and form part of Aphrodite's retinue. The individual erotes are sometimes linked to particu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1356539
Explorer Ancient Art
$325.00
Greek female bust, with long braided hair pulled back into the hood of her flowing robe. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 3/4 inches high. Ex. Christies, 5/20/80. Christies sticker on bottom of base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1356532
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sold
Greek terracotta female head, with prominent facial details, with an elaborate coiffure and headdress above. Hellenistic Period, 2nd/3rd Century B.C. 3 inches high. With extensive remains of white slip. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355615
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Finely modelled Greek terracotta female head. With prominent facial details, wearing earrings, hair pulled back under her elaborate headdress. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. With remains of white slip. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355248
Explorer Ancient Art
$369.00
With long neck and with slightly smiling expression, with prominent facial details, wearing a headdress and with an elaborate coiffure. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 3 inches high. Intact with remains of white slip. From a NYC collection and with an old Christies label
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1355245
Explorer Ancient Art
$5,900.00
Also known as Bacchus, he was the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine. Here he is wearing a wreath composed of vine leaves with clusters of grapes on his head. 2nd Century. 4 3/8 inches high. From an Arizona private collection, ex. Great Neck NY collection of Florence Jacob Davis, originally acquired at a 1967 estate sale.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1354785
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,750.00
A bronze horse figurine, advancing with one foreleg raised, separately cast rider with left arm extended, right arm raised; mounted on an integral bronze base. 2 5/8 inches high. 1st century BC-1st century AD. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1354782
Explorer Ancient Art
$2,750.00
Flat-backed terracotta head of Marsyas. With strong facial details, with thick wavy hair, beard and moustache, his mouth slightly agape with his teeth exposed and he appears to be grimacing in extreme pain. 1st/2nd Century B.C. 6 inches high. Mounted. From an old Antwerpe, Belgium collection, acquired in the early 1980s. Marsyas was a satyr in Greek mythology, and he played an important role in two myths. For committing hubris against Apollo, Marsyas was hanged inside a cave and was flayed al...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1352117
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,900.00
Canosan pair figure of Eros and Psyche. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 5 3/8 inches high. Eros head possibly re-attached, one Eros wing gone. Extensive remains of white slip. Ex. Brussels art market, early 1990s. In ancient Greek mythology, Psyche, the youngest and most beautiful daughter of an ancient king, was so enamored by Eros (also known as Cupid), he scratched himself with one of his arrows and immediately fell in love with her.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1350931
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,400.00
With twin strap handles flanking the false neck, spout emerging from the shoulder, decorated with elaborate painted design. LATE HELLADIC IIIC, Ca. 1400-1200 BC B.C. 4 1/4 inches high. Repaired with remains of original pigment. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1350443
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,495.00
Boetian terracotta female bust in high relief with an elaborate coiffure consisting of a tightly curled hairdo, with pleasant well modeled facial features. She is wearing a tall banded headdress, a multi banded necklace and wearing earrings. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 7-3/4” x 5-1/8” Minor losses as shown. Mounted. From an old Connecticut private collection. Purchased in the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350272
Explorer Ancient Art
$349.00
Bust of Isis Fortuna, wearing a Hellenistic robe, and has a combination of remains of cow horns, sun-disk, and ears of corn as a crown on her head. Probably used as a steelyard weight. 2nd/3rd Century. 2 3/8” high. Mounted. From a Connecticut private collection, acquired 1976 from the Jerusalem art market. Particularly during the Roman period, she was worshipped as a goddess who unites all other goddesses in herself.