Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #422072
Explorer Ancient Art
$400.00
Squat ribbed body vessel with single loop handle. The spout styled as a head of a roaring lion. 4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high to top of loop. Intact. From the NYC estate of Winifred Karpf, collected prior to 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #787935
Explorer Ancient Art
$1250.00
The lid with two red-figure female heads on opposite sides, floral design on opposite sides, vertical lines around perimeter and a rosette on the knob handle, bowl on a round low foot and with twin handles. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 6 3/8 inches bowl handle span. Bowl and lid intact. From an old New Jersey collection.
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 : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #902158
Explorer Ancient Art
$239.00
Fragmentary figure of Serapis. With thick wavy hair and thick beard. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 3 inches high. Mounted. Old Belgian collection. Serapis was an Egyptian god whose devotees united the worship of the Apis bull and the god Osiris. His cult, which originated at Memphis, rose to its greatest significance at Alexandria during the reign of Ptolemy I.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #952231
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sold
A fine Roman terracotta Aphrodite/Venus, standing nude in a sensuous pose on an integral base, pulling a voluminous cape around her back, with a dolphin depicted on her right side. Single line of inscription on the back of the base. 1st Century AD. 12 1/4 inches high. Repaired. From a NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #969159
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$550.00
Nice Fragment of a Greek terracotta figure of a lady. With well-defined facial details and long, flowing, wavy hair. Molded in high relief. Tarentum, 4th Century B.C. 6 1/4 inches high. From a NYC collection. Tarentum was a Greek colony located on the southern coast of Italy.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #984312
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1015075
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$2450.00
Graceful twin-handled vessel, decorated with a palmette design around the perimeter of the underside and a circular design on top. 5th Century B.C. 8 1/2 inch handle span. 3 inches high. Intact. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1015126
Explorer Ancient Art
$2500.00
Fine bronze jug with high handle, flat round base, wide body and round mouth. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 5 1/2 inches high. Intact. From a NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1073432
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1101944
Explorer Ancient Art
$2500.00
A fine Roman bronze arm, bent at the elbow, with well-definewd fingers and fingernails. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 5 3/4 inches from elbow to tip of fingers, 3 1/4 inches from above the elbow. From an old New Jersey collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1120705
Explorer Ancient Art
$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 : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1153756
Explorer Ancient Art
$7900.00
The god of forests and woodlands, he is shown as a muscular nude figure wearing an animal skin, draped diagonally around his upper body. His left hand cradling a bunch of fruits in the animal skin, his missing right arm probably held his characteristic pruning knife. 1st/2nd Century. 8 inches high. Mounted. Ex. California private collection. Acquired in Rome, 1967.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1170467
Explorer Ancient Art
$345.00
Hellenistic nude figure of a pudgy, reclining boy, wearing a long garment, covering his entire back. 2nd/3rd Century B.C. Intact with good surface encrustation. 3 inches high. From a NYC collection.