Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #422072
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$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 : Pre AD 1000 item #1352117
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$1,800.00
Depicting Eros and Psyche embracing, striding forward with their left legs in sync, Eros depicted nude with remains of outstretched wings, Psyche with a long tightly-fitted chiton, revealing her body below, a lyre to her left, both crowned by a garland of ivy. Probably 3rd 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 ...
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 : 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 #1328778
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$295.00
An ancient Egyptian, brilliant blue-green fragmentary female figure. Her head slightly tilted to the right and her hands balancing a plate on her right shoulder. Pierced for suspension on her back. Greco-Roman, 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D. 1 1/4 inches high. Gone below the waist. From an old Dutch collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1366818
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$1,250.00
Her face with prominent facial details, with almond shaped incised eyes, her long wavy hair parted in the center, pulled back and tied in a chignon at the back, with losses as shown and with extensive root marks. 2nd/1st Century B.C.2 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Wagner collection, acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1341519
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$245.00
Greco-Roman oil lamp handle depicting a bust of Serapis. 2nd/3rd Century AD. 3 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1367577
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$585.00
A group of twelve painted amarna pottery fragments. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1352-1336 B.C. 3 inches X 1 3/4 inches for largest fragment, 1.5 inches X 1.5 inches for smallest. From an old Belgian collection, before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #952231
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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 : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
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$2,900.00
A tall Egyptian bronze Osiris. Depicted mummiform, holding the crook and flail, with slightly smiling expression and wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with ureas. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 1/4 inches high. Losses as shown. Ex. Antwerpe collection of Maria Segers, 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1367621
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$2,200.00
Large bronze Osiris of slender form. Depicted mummiform, wearing the incised plumed atef crown with rams horns, fronted with incised ureas, wearing the incised false beard, incised hands emerging from tightly fitting garment, holding the crook and flail. Late Period, 600-30 B.C. 6 inches high. Tip of right ram's horn gone. Mounted. From an old New Jersey collection, purchased on the NY art market in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261513
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$1,495.00
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1349674
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$1,650.00
Tall Greek terracotta nude male figure, with pleasant facial expression, standing on an integral base, wearing an elaborate headdress, with defined musculature on his chest, his long garment draped over his shoulders, his weight resting on his right leg, his left leg slightly bent at the knee and appears to be holding a cockerel in his left arm against his chest. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 10 1/2 inches high. Repaired. Remains of white slip. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1368398
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$275.00
Alexander The Great silver tetradrachm depicting the head of Alexander with strong facial features, wearing the lion skin and on the reverse, depicting Zeus, seated and holding an eagle in his right hand. 336-323 B.C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #902158
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$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 : 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 : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1362520
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A small ancient Egyptian faience cat amulet. Ptolemaic Period, 300-32 B.C. 3/8 inches high. Intact. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1349676
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$1,800.00
From the Greek colonies in southern Italy. Attractive pottery wine cup (kantharos) on long foot with sweeping handles, each side painted with Lady of Fashion portrait. 3rd/4th Century B.C. Scattered mineral and surface deposits. Small rim chip, otherwise intact. From a Private Washington D.C. collection, acquired at Bonhams.