Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1350948
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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.
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.
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 : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1348181
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$1,100.00
Faience double-side head of the goddess Hathor. From the handle of a votive sistrum. With bovine ears and remains of a cobra on each side. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2 1/2 inches high X 2 1/4 inches wide. Fragment is intact with surface losses as shown. Originally purchased from the NY art market @ early 2005. 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 worsh...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1345670
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$1,800.00
Tall ancient Greek female figure, standing on an integral round base, wearing a long himation, her weight resting on her left leg, her hair pulled back into a bun, her head leaning toward her right side, her left arm bent at the elbow and her left hand resting above her hip. Hellenistic Period, 3rd/4th Century B.C. 9 inches high. Repaired with losses as shown. Ex. collection of Maria Seegers, Antwerpe, Belgium. Collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1341520
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$185.00
An ancient Egyptian steatite scarab depicting four uraei. New Kingdom, 1300-1070 B.C. 1/2 inch long. Tiny chip on rear. Vein crack on back and in front. Remains of glaze.Old NFA auction from the 1980s
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 : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1340490
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$345.00
Represented as a ram in amulet form, Khnum was thought to be the creator of the bodies of human children, which he made at a potter's wheel, from clay, and placed in their mothers' wombs. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. 1 1/2 inches long. Tiny chip on his left horn, otherwise intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. Gustave Mustaki collection, Alexandria, Egypt.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1340239
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$650.00
Representing a combination of Isis and Fortuna. She is dressed in a long robe over it with a cloak. On her head she has the typical horned disk headdress, In her left hand she holds a cornucopia. 1st/2nd Century. 2 7/8 inches high. Part of her right arm gone. From a prominent Belgian family collection, acquired in the 1970s. Isis was originally an Egyptian goddess who later became popular with the Romans. Fortuna, the Roman goddess of fortune.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1339991
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$495.00
The bandy-legged leonine deity standing on an integral plinth, his hands resting on his knees, his face with bulging cheeks, a pronounced pug nose, and protruding ears and with remains of his crown. Ptolemaic Period, 300-30 B.C. 5 1/4 inches high. Intact as shown. From an old Belgian family collection, acquired before 1980. Bes was considered the protector of households, and in particular, of mothers and children and childbirth.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339192
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$275.00
Terra Sigilata - North African red slip plate fragment. Depicting a striding feline. 300-500 A.D. 4 3/8 inches wide X 3 7/8 high. From an old Antwerpe collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1338004
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$245.00
Canaanite glazed steatite scarab with glaze gone white. Depicting animal figures on the underside, including a lizard and antelopes. Minor chip in front and on side. 15th/14th centuries BCE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1337995
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$490.00
Barrel shaped, tri-color mosaic glass and 22k gold pendant with suspension loops on top and on side. 2nd/3rd Century. 3/4 inch. From an old NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1335646
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$2,100.00
Depicting his finely-detailed head, with thick beard and swirling mustache. Achelous was the Greek river god. 4th Century B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Mounted. Ex. Koutoulakis collection, acquired before 1965.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1335617
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$550.00
A hollow molded Greek Hellenistic terracotta figurine. Depicting a standing nude male on a rectangular base with prominent details. 4th century BC. 4.5 inches high. Head reattached. From an old French collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1335048
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$285.00
Flat back, blue faience Bes amulet. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 7/8 inch. Intact and pierced for suspension.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1334919
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$1,900.00
Graceful South Italian, Greek red-figure painted pottery vessel, on round foot, with bulbous body, slender neck and trefoil spout with high handle behind. She is facing left, wearing a saccos covering most of her hair, wearing earrings and necklace. Large palmette on the back framed by scrolling tendrils, a wave band around the shoulder and white tongues on the neck. Possibly painted by the Kantharos Group. Repaired with restoration over the cracks. 3rd/4th Century B.C. Ex. collection of Dr. Ang...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1334579
Explorer Ancient Art
$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.