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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1382123
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$1,400.00
Polychrome cartonnage fragment depicting a mourning Isis, wearing the chair crown, facing right and facing a couchant Anubis on a pedestal. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 6 inches wide X 5 1/2 inches high. Extensive remains of original polychrome. Mounted. From an old New Jersey private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1382122
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$2,450.00
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 #1380718
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$425.00
A faience squatting baboon, with defined fur and holding an eye of Horus, resting on top of its knees. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/4 inches high. With an intact suspension loop. Small chip on it's head. From an old NYC collection. Baboons were sometimes associated with the Ibis-headed god Thoth, the god of scribes.
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1377660
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$590.00
Silver amulet of Egyptian air god Shu, wearing a striated kilt, kneeling on his right leg and holding a sun disk over his head, 1/2 inch high, Late Period, c. 664 – 525 B.C. From an old NYC 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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1377640
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$685.00
Depicted striding, with arms along the side, wearing the false beard and a striated kilt, with prominent facial details and defined toes on its bare feet. 4 inches high, defective as shown and encased in a glass tube. Possibly 25th Dynasty, 767-656 B.C. Ex. Museum deaccession, ex. Archeologist Dr. Donald Brown, the last living excavator of King Tut's tomb. Amun is the ancient Egyptian god of the sun and air. He is one of the most important gods of ancient Egypt who rose to prominence at Theb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1376578
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$5,500.00
Imseti was the human head god and was one of the four sons of Horus, who held the liver. With long lappets, defined ears, strong nose and prominent facial details. Third Intermediate Period, probably 21st Dynasty, 1069 BC to 945 BC. 10 1/2 inches high. Intact. Purchased in Egypt in 1975, by Dr. M. R. of New York. Purchased from a well-respected, licensed antiquities dealer in Luxor named Mohamed Hassani, whose shop was right next to the Old Winter Palace Hotel. By the time of the 21st Dynasty, t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1376298
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$2,500.00
A large polychrome wood falcon. With extensive remains of original polychrome. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 9 1/4 inches long X 3 inches wide X 4.5 inches high. From an old Rhode Island private collection.
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 : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1374955
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$550.00
A New Kingdom hardstone scarab depicting a finely detailed falcon between two cobras. 18th Dynasty, 1570-1314 B.C. 3/4 inch. From an old Pennsylvania private collection.