Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1359902
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$5,800.00
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 Dyna...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359722
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$850.00
An Apulian red-figure, globular shaped ball pyxis, the lid decorated with the two heads of a lady of fashion, both wearing a necklace, accented in white, and palmettes, with a leaf design pattern on the base. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 4 3/4 inches high, 3 1/2 inches in diameter. Repaired. Ex. H.A. collection, an old New Jersey collection, purchased on the NY art market in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1359328
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$1,200.00
Wood carving of jackal depicted recumbent in an alert attitude of protection, its fore-legs extended, its hind-legs curled beneath. Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 26th-30th Dynasty, 662-300 B.C. 4 inches long. Ex. H.A. collection, an old New Jersey collection acquired @ 20-25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359284
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$850.00
From the ancient Greek colony of Apulia, in southern Italy. Terracotta lidded pottery vessel with footed base, dome-shaped lid and knob handle. Lid painted in red-figure style with two Lady of Fashion facial figures in profile and two palmette panels. Ca. 350 B.C. Base measures 7 1/2 inches with handle span. Top measures 5 1/4 inches in diameter. Repaired. Ex., old New Jersey collection of H.A. collected @ 25 years ago on the NY art market.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1359229
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$1,200.00
With remains of facial details, her thick wig covering her ears, her left arm bent at the elbow, her arm resting on her chest and with defined pubic area underneath. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 3 1/8 inches high. Losses as shown with traces of original pigment. Ex. collection of H.A., an old New Jersey collection purchased on the NY/NJ art market @ 25 years ago.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1359109
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$850.00
Red-figure, black glazed squat Lekythos. With bulbous body and with an applied loop handle attached to its spout and decorated with a couchant hare or rabbit. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 1/2 inches high. Intact and with surface losses as shown. Ex. Old New Jersey collection, purchased @ early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1358127
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$15,000.00
Large Roman marble relief, possibly from a sarcophagus, depicting two nude erotes, with small pot bellies and exposed genitalia, and wearing long, flowing robes. 2nd/3rd Century A.D. 13.5 inches high X 15.25 inches wide. Mounted. From a French Private Collection, acquired in Paris during 1960s-1970s. Erotes are a group of winged gods in Classical mythology. They are associated with love and sexual desire, and form part of Aphrodite's retinue. The individual erotes are sometimes linked to particu...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1357300
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$1,100.00
David Roberts original colored print depicting "The Grand Entrance To the Temple of Luxor," Published by F.G. Moon, 20 Threadneedle St., August 1, 1848. From the original folio series "Egypt and Nubia." Matted and framed. Frame measures 26 inches X 20 inches. Separate from matting, print measures 20 inches X 15 inches. Professionally framed. David Roberts was a Scottish painter. He is especially known for a series of detailed lithograph prints of Egypt and the Near East that he produced from...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1357095
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$85.00
Small steatite scarab depicting a bird and a "MN" sign. 19th/20th Dynasty, 1291-1151 B.C. 3/8 inch. From an old NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1356539
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$325.00
Greek female bust, with long braided hair pulled back into the hood of her flowing robe. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 2 3/4 inches high. Ex. Christies, 5/20/80. Christies sticker on bottom of base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1355248
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$369.00
With long neck and with slightly smiling expression, with prominent facial details, wearing a headdress and with an elaborate coiffure. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 3 inches high. Intact with remains of white slip. From a NYC collection and with an old Christies label
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1355245
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$5,900.00
Also known as Bacchus, he was the god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine. Here he is wearing a wreath composed of vine leaves with clusters of grapes on his head. 2nd Century. 4 3/8 inches high. From an Arizona private collection, ex. Great Neck NY collection of Florence Jacob Davis, originally acquired at a 1967 estate sale.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1354055
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$2,700.00
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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1354054
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$349.00
God of the underworld. Wearing the plumed crown fronted with ureas, wearing the false beard, and hands emerging from tightly-fitted garment and grasping the crook and flail. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Mounted. Losses as shown. From a Palm Beach, FL. acquired 1976 from Barakat, Jerusalem. To present owner by descent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1353457
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$9,500.00
Standing on a rectangular base and wearing a broad beaded collar, beard, and tripartite wig surmounted by a crown of horns with plumes and sun-disk, the blank column in front surmounted by recumbent Anubis, the base inscribed with a hieroglyph inscription and containing fragments of ancient linen. The inscription translates “An offering which the king gives, and Osiris, foremost of the westerners (Khentiementiu), the great god, lord of [Abydos].”Late Ptolemaic/early Roman Period, circa 100 B...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1353108
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$3,900.00
Basalt seated male figure, with defined hands resting on his legs and with defined legs and feet. Middle Kingdom, 11th/12th Dynasty, 2133-1786 B.C. 6 inches high. Gone from the waist up. Ex. collection of Maria Segers, Antwerpe, Belgium, collected in the mid 1970s to early 1980s.
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 : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350948
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$550.00
A detailed bronze Osiris, wearing the plumed Atef crown, fronted with an ureas and wearing the characteristic beard and broad collar and hands grasping the crook and flail. 26th Dynasty, 664-589 B.C. 3 1/2 inches high. Encrustations. Feet gone. From a Connecticut private collection, originally purchased in the 1970s.