Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1307643
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$149.00
Description de l'Égypte was the result of the collaboration of prominent scholars, several famous European scientists, cartographers, topographers, and more than 160 artists and technicians. They accompanied Napoleon's army during Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798. Their goal was to methodically collect information in areas as widely varied as architecture, geography, botany and the humanities. Description de l'Égypte was published in 23 volumes from 1809 to 1828 and includes over 900 pla...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1307017
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$2,200.00
Large wood headrest, carved in three sections, with curved base, square mid-section and curved top section. Middle Kingdom, 11th-12th Dynasty,2055 BC – 1650 BC. 8 inches high. Small chip on top. Ex. Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1307010
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$2,750.00
Glazed faience funerary figure, depicted mummiform, with arms crossed and hands holding hoes, seed sack on back, and with a frontal column of hieroglyphic text, details in black, inscribed for Amenemope, priest of Amun. 4 1/4 inches high. Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, 1070-945 B.C. Minor chips on base. Mounted. From an old Brussels private collection. For similar examples, see J.-F. and L. Aubert, les Statuaires Égyptiennes: Chaouabtis-Ouchabtis, Paris, 1973, pl. 41.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1306285
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$345.00
Rare amulet depicting a striding mongoose also known as the Ichneumon. Openwork, with well-defined facial details and with defined fur on top of his head. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 3/8 inches long. Small chip on tail. Otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. From a California collection. The ichneumon has been a sacred animal in Egypt since the Middle Kingdom. Depending on which aspect of its being was being emphasized, it was associated with various gods and appears in various myths.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1304880
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$249.00
A fine, openwork, faience falcon Horus amulet, with intact suspension loop on his back. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 inch long, 1 inch high. Private New Jersey collection, ex. old Arizona estate collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1304878
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$295.00
Depicted couchant, wearing the horned disc crown and with intact suspension loop on his back. 26th-30th Dynasty, 600-300 B.C. Intact. Ex. old Belgian collection of Maria Segers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1303559
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$1,200.00
A fine faience double-sided Hathor head, from a sistrum handle. Depicting Hathor with bovine ears and a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high X 1 1/2 inches wide. Intact as shown with remains of glaze. From an old Belgian private collection, collected in the 1970s. One of the main cult objects associated with Hathor was the sistrum, a musical rattle. Its name is derived from the Greek, seiein, meaning "to shake". Music and dance were part of the worship of Hathor. She w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1301100
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$3,200.00
A fine open-work, framed, gilt cartonnage pectoral, from an ensemble. Depicting a ba-bird on top, representing the soul of the deceased and six gods underneath, including Isis, Anubis, Horus and Nephtys and a center line of hieroglyphic text which reads: “An offering that the king gives for Osiris, foremost of the West, lord of Busiris, great god, lord of Abydos, ... for the Osiris Tut, born of the mistress of the house ..." According to Ranke, Personennamen, p. 379 nos. 15-16 the personal nam...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297476
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$195.00
A faience Ptah amulet, wearing the broad collar and his hands grasping his scepter. Hieroglyphic inscription on the back. Pierced for suspension behind the neck. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/2 inches high. Fragmentary. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297475
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$250.00
A green faience head of a lion, possibly the head of Sekhmet. Top of head, pierced for suspension. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1297460
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$345.00
The seated goddess, wearing the horned disc crown, sitting on a decorated throne and offering her breast to her son, Horus. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 2 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Belgian collection of Mary Seegers, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1297438
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$159.00
A New Kingdom terracotta mold for a baboon amulet. 1300-1000 B.C. 1 1/4 inches long. Intact. Ex. NY collection of Alex Malloy, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1286582
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$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.
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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1284993
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$225.00
A group of three painted amarna pottery fragments. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1352-1336 B.C. 2 3/4 inches X 1 3/4 inches for largest fragment, 1 7/8 inches X 1.5 inches for middle fragment and 1.5 inches X 1 inch for smallest. From an old Belgian collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1264690
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$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 : 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 #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.