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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #876290
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$245.00
Depicted kneeling on one knee, with arms extended over his head, hands holding the sun disk. Late Period, 600-32 B.C. 1.25 inches high. Small chip on his right elbow. Otherwise intact. Pierced for suspension on back. Ex. old German private collection, collected in the 1950s. Shu was the god of air, wind and the atmosphere. He was also related to the sun. He was the son of the creator god, father of the twin sky and the earth deities and the one who held the sky off of the earth. He was one of th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #984312
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$1200.00
Tapering from the top of the beard and ending with a slight curl on the bottom. Probably from a large bronze Osiris. With extensive glass paste inlays along with remains of gilding. Third Intermediate Period, 1070-700 B.C. 4 1/4 inches long. From an old German private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #992632
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$550.00
Cartonnage ensemble with the upper part depicting a winged deity along with added painted decoration and the lower part depicting the four Sons of Horus. Late Ptolemaic to Roman Period. 100 B.C.-100 A.D. Mounted in a lucite and frame. Winged deity measures 5 1/4 inches wide X 3 1/4 inches high. Four Sons of Horus measures 5 1/2 inches high X 3 inches wide. All original pigment. From a Maryland collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
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$900.00
Carved Middle Kingdom arm, with naturalistically and finely modelled details. XII Dynasty, 1991-1773 B.C. 8 inches long. Mounted. From an old NYC collection, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1086575
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$450.00
Fragmentary glazed faience amulet of the Egyptian god, Thoth, depicted as a man with the head of an ibis. Wearing a striated tripartite wig, striated kilt, arms down alongside body and with a large, exaggerated beak. Late Period - Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Pierced for suspension. From an old Manhattan, NY private collection. Thoth was thought to be the scribe of the gods and patron of all scribes.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1087203
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$350.00
Glazed faience triad amulet depicting Isis, Horus and Nephthys. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 1 1/4 inches high. Intact with some glaze cracks. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1093514
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$490.00
Depicted striding, with left foot forward, arms down alongside body, wearing the chair crown and wearing a striated tripartite wig. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Chip on crown. Pierced for suspension. NY art market, early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1120705
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$380.00
Seated on its haunches on an integral base, with thick furry body, crowned with a solar-disk framed by cow horns, and an intact suspension loop on the reverse. Late period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches or 2.8575 centimeters high. Small chip on rear base. From a California collection. The baboon was closely associated with the god of wisdom, science and measurement, Thoth. As Thoth's sacred animal, the baboon was often shown directing scribes in their task. As Thoth was a god of the moon, his baboon...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1174858
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$250.00
Depicted squatting, wearing the sidelock and with finger pointed to the mouth. Amarna, Period of Akhenaten(1353–1336 BC), 7/8 inches long. Intact with intact suspension loop. From a Belgian private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1178825
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$1295.00
In the form of an elaborate broad collar surmounted by the head of the goddess Sekhmet as a lioness, wearing a tripartite wig and a solar-disk fronted by a uraeus, a suspension loop on the reverse. Late Period, 600-300 B.C 2 5/8 inches high. Mounted. Disc repaired.Ex. collection of Mrs. Walz, Virginia; H.W. collection, NY.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1202952
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$2495.00
Depicted mummiform, with finely-modelled facial details, wearing a tripartite wig and braided false beard, with hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment, hands grasping hoes, seedsack suspended over his left shoulder and with nine horizontal lines of hieroglyphic text. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Intact. From an old collection of a Cleveland, Ohio professor, collected in the mid 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1222952
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$285.00
Unusual faience amulet depicting the head of Hathor. With bulging eyes, characteristic bovine ears and wearing a thick wig. 26th/30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. 1 inch high. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection, acquired in the 1960s. Hathor was a goddess of music, dance, foreign lands and fertility who helped women in childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1235011
Explorer Ancient Art
$245.00
In the form of a standing falcon with folded wings, wearing the double crown, with a suspension loop behind, standing on an integral rectangular base. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Feet repaired. From a California collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1253794
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$395.00
Seated bi-color Isis, wearing a tripartite wig, sitting on an elaborately detailed throne, open work between legs at the ankles, between arms and body and between legs and front of throne, her left arm supporting the seated Horus on her lap, and Isis offering her breast to the nursing Horus. Third Intermediate Period, 1000-700 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Suspension loop and crown gone. From a North Carolina estate.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1256841
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$375.00
Depicted standing on an integral base, with a dwarf-like body and stout bandy legs, his fists clenched on either side of his rounded belly. Late-Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. French collection. The Egyptian Pataikos is a special manifestation of the creator god Ptah and the dwarf-like appearance symbolizes his magical power.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1264690
Explorer Ancient Art
$1,900.00
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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1286578
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$1,200.00
Terracotta funerary cone for PA-BA-SAI. The translation reads: The Osiris, prophet of Amun-re king of the gods, overseer of the prophets of the gods of Upper Egypt in its entirety, chief steward of the Divine Adoratress, Pa-ba-sai, son of the ‘god’s beloved’ priest Pa-di-bastet, his mother being Ta-senet-hor. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 inches long. Intact as shown. From a Swiss private collection, 1960s-1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1286582
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.