Egyptian Classical  Antiquities and Ancient Art by Galleria Delvecchio
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1291031 (stock #GD-572)
Galleria Delvecchio
$9,500.00
Ancient Greek Sicilian askos. Dates to circa the 5th Century BC. In the form of a Bull which represents a central theme in many civilizations ( Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Anatolian, Crete, Persian, Cypriot and Athenian) being a major religious object . Measures 9inches in length. Has some wear to the surface and restoration to the head.

From a private Dutch collection.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1257569 (stock #GD-563)
Galleria Delvecchio
$8,500.00
Exquisite ancient Etruscan Bird askos from Tarquinia or Vulci. Has a large eye created by a painted circle and central dot with a feathered head and neck; head slightly tilted to the right. Vertical filing spout with flared rim set to the rear next to the extended “feathered” tail, the black painted flanged handled extends from the neck of the bird to the base of the spout. The bulbous body has tear and wave motif design and central arrow and palm shaped design on the front...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1312412 (stock #GD-578)
Galleria Delvecchio
$5,500.00
Large two-tone Colima redware dog having a rear tail spout, pointy snout and perked ears. Has incised mouth and eyes, black painted mask over the eyes. Plump belly decorated with a large red circular spot on both sides of the stomach. Scattered mineral deposits and root marks. Has a minor stable hairline on right side of neck, otherwise intact. Overall in excellent condition. An extremely nice example! Dates to circa 100 BC to 250 AD. Measures 14.75 inches x 10 inches high.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1297279 (stock #GD-573)
Galleria Delvecchio
$4,950.00
Here you find a hollow molded terracotta female figure, seated with hands held to lap and wearing a knee-length, black-painted skirt. Has black painted detailing with orange tan burnished surface. Note the very intricate and well formed breasts. Very fine sculpted face with recessed, almond-shaped eyes, realistic nose and slightly parted lips. The master craftsmanship is evident with the attention to detail placed on the well sculpted fingernails...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1271852 (stock #GD-568)
Galleria Delvecchio
$4,850.00
A CAMPANIAN RED FIGURE OINOCHOE

CIRCA 320 B.C.

On the left side of the vase we have a seated woman, clothed in a high grit peplos. In one hand she is holding a cista and the other a thyrsus (staff with pine cone ). Her hair is wrapped in a beaded and ribbed saccos...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1318825 (stock #GD-579)
Galleria Delvecchio
$4,500.00
Here you find a large and rare molded Archaic Greek figure of a male figure balancing a dove in his hand at his chest. This terracotta is modeled after larger marble statues such as the korai from the Acroplis and East Greece. The result is this lovely example of a well moulded and pleasing votive that would have adorned the altar of a temple dedicated to the worship of a goddess...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1278650 (stock #GD-570)
Galleria Delvecchio
$3,800.00
Here you find a lovely elegant Black-figure lekythos. The shoulder of the vase is decorated in a scrolling ivy pattern. Very characteristic on Greek lekythi. A nice burgundy band surrounds the tip of the rim and lower portion of the body of the vase. Two standing hoplites done in silhouette surround a horse riding warrior. All wearing characteristic Corinithian gear; helmets, greaves, tunics, spears and shields. Small but intact and in great condition. Measures 5inches in height...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1837 VR item #1322626 (stock #GD-581)
Galleria Delvecchio
$3,500.00
Here you find a lovely maple feast ladle dating to the 1800's. The handle is carved into a well detailed head. European brass trade tacks were used for the eyes. Has a beautiful rich patina from age and use. Measures 9.5 inches in length.

Feasts were important ceremonies among the Woodlands people and their purpose was to give thanks for what they took from nature in order to live...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1225280 (stock #GD-551)
Galleria Delvecchio
$3,495.00
Here you find an early polychromed pottery anthropomorphic vessel from Peru dating to approx 400 AD. This vase depicting a bulbous-bodied figure carrying a large double log type bundle on his back, bundle decorated with a cream painted star decoration on a black ground. Poncho painted with multi-color vertical strips, dot pattern on face. Scattered mineral deposits on the surface...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1306548 (stock #GD-576)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,995.00
Here you find a lovely Lekythos in the form of a Silenus; follower of the wine-god Dionysus . Has long sharp horse ears and wavy beard and hair. Hands and legs are in elongated form. The vase appears to have some grape clusters remaining on the body. The Lekythos has a fine spout which was most likely used as a libation offering vessel. The vessel has some deep rich glaze still remaining. Much of the slip is now gone and in buff form. Handle missing and a portion of the lip as well. Dates to c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1232580 (stock #GD-554)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,950.00
Ancient Anthropomorphic Nazca Kero from Peru. Polychrome decorated ceramic depicting a seated figure holding implements in both hands to his stomach and wearing a beaked headdress. Some scattered mineral deposits on the surface however, overall in excellent collection and intact. Dates to circa 400-600 A.D. and measures 8 3/8” in height.

Provenance: Ex. Harmer Rooke Gallery, NYC., 1970s-80s.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1222074 (stock #GD-550)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,750.00
Ancient polychromed ceramic vase from Peru depicting a seated dignitary with long hairlocks down his back. Wearing a nasal mask, winged headdress and segmented necklace. With rear head spout and strap handle. Has some scattered mineral deposits on the surface. Minor erosion on the handle, otherwise in intact condition. Dates to circa 200 AD and measures 9.2inches high.

The number of colours used by Nazca artists is greater than those used by any other culture in the Americas prior to c...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1192420 (stock #GD-529)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,500.00
A lovely ancient Greek globular pyxis with dark bands surrounding the body and lid. A dot motif, in which could possibly represent a floral decoration surrounds the body. Misfiring has caused a portion of the vase to turn reddish orange. Intact with good mineral deposits and root markings inside. Circa 550-525 B.C. Measures 3.5 inches high.

Provenance: Swiss private collection from 1977

For a similar item see: Fitzwilliam Museum, Object Number: GR.13.1952

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1231878 (stock #GD-553)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,500.00
ANCIENT CAMPANIAN PEDESTALED DISH

Magna Graecia, Southern Italy.

Circa 4th Century B.C.

Here you find a rare ancient pottery plate with a flaring pedestal foot from the Greek colonies of Southern Italy. This dish is painted in the exterior part with decorative elements done in black paint. The interior is adorned with a ‘Lady of fashion’ wearing a saccos, earrings and decorative diadem with white accents. Condition: traces of ancient restoration on few sections. One hole sti...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1264556 (stock #GD-566)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,500.00
ANCIENT MESSAPIAN KANTHAROS

CIRCA 400 B.C.

Beautiful and elegant pottery kantharos from the Messapian Greek tribes of Southern Italy. Has an ivy scroll around the neck of the vessel and lovely hook design across the body. Rays decorate the outer high arching handles. Intact said for a small hairline where one handle connects to rim (as seen in photo). Measures 6.5 inches in height.

Provenance: Ex. Gebhard and Johannes Hager. Exhibited at the Stadtmuseum Ottweiler.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1288271 (stock #GD-571)
Galleria Delvecchio
$2,250.00
Here you find an ancient Daunia funnel krater. From the Apulia region of Italy. Dates to circa the 4th Century B.C. Large globular body with a funnel-shaped mouth and stylized animal heads on the shoulders between the vertical handles. Has a rich red, black and brown paint, with geometric ornaments on a creamy white ground. Intact said for repair on rim. Measures 10inches wide x 9inches high.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1199559 (stock #GD-534)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,995.00
Ancient Greek terracotta figure from southern Italy. Found in a Daunian tomb, dating to the mid 4th century BC. Sweet little ancient terracotta votive in the form of Eros riding a dolphin; Eros with wind-swept wings flowing behind him as he clutches onto the back of the dolphin. Part of a 209 piece collection of ancient pottery featured in the book, "The Farwell Collection" published in 1953 by Franklin P. Johnson, University of Chicago art historian and archaeologist. Byron Farwell was a young...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1338468 (stock #GD-584)
Galleria Delvecchio
$1,650.00
Rare Nazca Whistle Vase from Peru. Dates to circa 400 AD . Measure 4.5 inches in height. Depicts a figure with cupped hand raised to mouth. Tip of mouth restored as seen in photo.