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Chinese Carved Soap Stone Sculpture of a Wise Ancient with Dragon
Located in Frankfurt am Main, DE
A finely carved soap stone sculpture of a wise ancient with a dragon on his shoulder standing on a braun soap stone base. In fine original condition. Measures: Height 15" / 38 cm.  
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Early 20th Century Chinese Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Ancient Chinese Handmade Three Jade Bi Group 2000 BC
Located in South Burlington, VT
This is a grouping of three (3) authentic Chinese ancient jade bi disc from the Qi Jia culture, Northwestern China, 3,000-2,000 BCE. These come from our private collection. Includi...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Jade

Ancient sculpture: monkey in a root, hardwood, circa 1950, can be an Indian work
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Ancient sculpture: monkey in a root, hardwood, circa 1950, can be an Indian work
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Vintage 1950s Asian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Hermes by Giorgio Tentolini. Ancient sculpture. Contemporary art.
By Giorgio Tentolini
Located in New Orleans, LA
Giorgio TENTOLINI. (b. 1978, Italy) Hermes, 2021. Ten layers of hand cut wire mesh on white background. Framed in floated white gallery frame. 60.5 x 44.5 inches framed. Using wir...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

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Wire

Venus de Milo by Giorgio Tentolini. Ancient sculpture. Contemporary art.
By Giorgio Tentolini
Located in New Orleans, LA
Giorgio TENTOLINI. (b. 1978, Italy) Venus de Milo, 2021. Ten layers of hand cut wire mesh on white background. Framed in floated white gallery frame. 53 x 29.5 inches framed. Usin...
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2010s Contemporary Mixed Media

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Wire

Grand Tour Statue of Pharaoh Hatshepsut After the Ancient Model
Located in Montreal, QC
Grand Tour statue of Pharaoh Hatshepsut after the ancient model. Hatshepsut was the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt and was the second historically confirmed female...
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Antique Early 1900s Egyptian Egyptian Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

Malcolm Woodward Surreal Ancient Ruins Bronze Sculpture
By Malcolm Woodward
Located in San Francisco, CA
Malcolm Woodward surreal bronze sculpture 20th century. Malcolm Woodward creates a stark landscape in this magnificent bronze sculpture. Various ancient ruins strewn around a still...
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Late 20th Century Surrealist Abstract Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Gandhara Sculpture - 2nd/3rd Century
Located in Roma, IT
Gandhara Sculpture is a large gray schist statue representing a figure of a devotee with turbant.. From the drapery and the cloth sculptures, we could understand it deals with a st...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Hypnia (Sleep) - contemporary mythological ancient Greek face wall sculpture
Located in London, GB
26cm high 35cm wide, patinated foundry bronze wall hanging sculpture. Suitable for indoor or outdoor spaces. Based on a Classical Greek bronze head of Hypnos, the God of Sleep, whi...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze sculpture 'Atlanta' a virgin huntress in Ancient Greek Mythology
By Carl Payne
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'Atlanta' a virgin huntress in Ancient Greek Mythology is a beautiful celebration of the female form. Elegant, refined and stunning - the Bronze sculpture would be a fabulous additio...
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20th Century Modern Nude Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Defender
By Denny Haskew
Located in Loveland, CO
"Ancient Defenders" by Denny Haskew Native American Figurative Bronze ed 2/16 30x16x16" This is a sold-out edition that is available once again on the secondary aftermarket by an or...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Ancient Defender
  • Ancient Defender
  • Ancient Defender
  • Ancient Defender
H 30 in. W 16 in. D 16 in.
"SUGAR FACTORY", porcelain clay sculpture, ancient Italy hilltown, sand castles
By Rene Murray
Located in Toronto, Ontario
SUGAR FACTORY is a porcelain clay sculpture with slips by Brooklyn, New York artist Rene Murray. It measures 13"H x 13"W x 10"D. The sculpture is made in two sections. Inspired by th...
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21st Century and Contemporary Romantic Figurative Sculptures

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Clay, Porcelain

"KISSING STAIRS", porcelain clay sculpture, ancient Italy hilltown, sand castles
By Rene Murray
Located in Toronto, Ontario
KISSING STAIRS is a porcelain clay sculpture with slips and epoxy paste by Brooklyn, New York artist Rene Murray. It measures 11"H x 11"W x 10"D. The sculpture is made in two section...
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21st Century and Contemporary Romantic Figurative Sculptures

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Clay, Porcelain

"ENDLESS STAIRCASES OF SIENA", stoneware clay sculpture, Italy ancient hill town
By Rene Murray
Located in Toronto, Ontario
ENDLESS STAIRCASES OF SIENA is a stoneware clay sculpture with slips and engobes by Brooklyn, New York artist Rene Murray. It measures 16"H x 17"W x 11"D. The sculpture is made in tw...
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21st Century and Contemporary Romantic Figurative Sculptures

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Stoneware, Clay

"TUSCAN YIN/YANG CASTLE", stoneware clay sculpture, glaze ancient Italy hilltown
By Rene Murray
Located in Toronto, Ontario
TUSCAN YIN/YANG PRISON is a stoneware clay sculpture with Butterscotch glaze by Brooklyn, New York artist Rene Murray. It measures 20"H x 25"W x 13"D. The sculpture is made in two se...
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21st Century and Contemporary Romantic Figurative Sculptures

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Clay, Stoneware, Glaze

Contemporary Bronze sculpture of Ancient Greek Myth 'The Three Fates' Carl Payne
By Carl Payne
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'The Three Fates' is a stunning contemporary bronze sculpture of ancient Greek myth by Carl Payne. Continuing a successful career in England and Ireland, Carl joined Callaghan Fine P...
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20th Century Contemporary Nude Sculptures

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Bronze

The Odalisque, Ancient Bronze Sculpture by Giuseppe Salvi
Located in Roma, IT
Silver plated Bronze representing a young odalisque, realized in 1886 by the Italian sculptor Giuseppe Salvi (1836-1905). Signature, place and year engraved on base: G. Salvi fece R...
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Antique 1880s Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze Sculpture 'Persephone' the Queen of the Underworld in Ancient Greek Myth
By Carl Payne
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
'Persephone' the Queen of the Underworld in Ancient Greek Myth by Carl Payne is a dramatically beautiful contemporary sculpture. Continuing a successful career in England and Ireland...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze, Copper

Italian Ancient Marble Sculpture Fountain, Late 16th Century
Located in Milano, IT
Sea monster Carrara marble mouth fountain Italy, late 16th century It measures 13.8 x 31.5 x 18.9 in (35 x 80 x 48 cm) State of conservation: some small evident gaps and wides...
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Antique 16th Century Italian Renaissance Animal Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

The ancient plastic society
Located in ATLANTA, GA
Dario Tironi is the artist that evades the classic canons of Besharat Gallery's sculptures. But we could not remain indifferent to his fantastic, incredibly conceived and built work...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Found Objects

  • The ancient plastic society
  • The ancient plastic society
  • The ancient plastic society
  • The ancient plastic society
H 59.06 in. W 49.22 in. D 39.38 in.
Ancient Egyptian Flint Knife
Located in London, GB
This exquisite fishtail knife displays extraordinary levels of flint workmanship. The blade is thin and tactile with delicate saw-like teeth. The V- or fishtail-shaped side would hav...
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15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

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Stone

Ancient Roman Marble Table
Located in London, GB
Marble tables such as this one are often called sigma tables or mensae lunatae, because of their semi-circular shape which resembles the Greek letter sigma or a half-moon. This examp...
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15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

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Marble

Ram's Head Contemporary Plaster Sculpture with Green Patina Ancient Rome Style
Located in Firenze, IT
This contemporary plaster sculpture of a ram’s head is inspired by the art of Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece with a reference to Neoclassicism and Neoclassical period old masters, w...
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2010s Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

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Plaster, Lacquer, Paint, Chalk

Organic Modern Mobius Sculpture in Sustainable River Rescued Ancient Wood
By Tréology
Located in Papanui, Christchurch
The Tréology Mobius sculpture represents the life cycle of a tree - growing from a seedling to mature tree, succumbing to Mother Nature and falling into a river to be rescued and cra...
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2010s New Zealand Organic Modern Abstract Sculptures

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Wood, Reclaimed Wood

Ancient Greek Apulo Corinthian Helmet
Located in London, GB
An imposing Apulo-Corinthian bronze helmet with small almond-shaped eye slits and a protruding nose guard, finely engraved with decorative palmettes, herringbone patterns, lions, and...
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15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Etruscan Bronze Negau Helmet
Located in London, GB
A beautifully preserved Etruscan bronze helmet, from the extraordinary collection of Axel Guttmann (1944-2001). The high skull is almond-shaped, with a flaring everted brim pierced o...
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15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Egyptian Bronze Lizard Sarcophagus
Located in London, GB
An exquisite bronze reliquary in the form of a lizard basking in the sun, lying atop a finely inscribed base made hollow to hold mummified reptile remains. This remarkable object, wh...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Roman torso of Aphrodite
Located in London, GB
After the Aphrodite of Knidos by Praxiteles of Athens, one of antiquity’s greatest sculptors. The goddess’s body is sensitively modelled. She stands here in a contrapposto stance as ...
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15th Century and Earlier Nude Sculptures

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Marble

Ancient Etruscan Archaic Bronze Discus Thrower
Located in London, GB
A remarkably fine example of Archaic sculpture. A figure of a discophoros, or discus bearer, standing with his right leg forward, gripping a discus in his right hand, the left arm r...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Copper and Brass Sculpture of Oriental Divinity, 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Oriental divinity is a decorative object realized by Anonymous manufacturer at the second half of 19th century in the Far East. This precious sculpture was made entirely in dark pati...
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Antique 19th Century Asian Figurative Sculptures

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Brass, Copper

Ancient Solid Pedestal, Naturally finished Satinwood
Located in New York, NY
Salvaged in the Philippines. This piece is Satinwood, a very dense wood that is extremely heavy. This piece is very old. A NEW COLLABORATION Tina West + Tucker Robbins 2020 The Ro...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Sculptures

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Wood

Ancient Greek Bronze Figure of Hephaistos
Located in London, GB
This elegant figurine depicts the Greek god of fire and metalworking Hephaistos. He is shown seated with a pointed craftsman's cap on his head and would have once held a pair of tong...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Greek Apulian Gnathia-ware Hydria Vase
Located in London, GB
A confidently made Gnathia-ware hydria, ribbed and with elegant bands of rosettes and decorative details applied in opaque paint around its neck and body. As its name suggests, this ...
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15th Century and Earlier Abstract Sculptures

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Terracotta

Allegory of Peace, Ancient Terracotta Sculpture, Europe, End of 18th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Peace Allegory is an original terracotta decorative object realized during the end of the 18th century. The sculpture represents a woman: the allegory of peace. Very good conditio...
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Antique Late 18th Century European Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Ancient Greek Hellenistic Marble Head of an Athlete
Located in London, GB
This powerful piece of Hellenistic sculpture is full of pathos. It depicts the idealised head of an athlete, with hair arranged in short locks around a broad forehead and expressive,...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

20th Century Life-Sized Sculpture of Pan the Ancient Greek God of Sexuality
Located in Southall, GB
A beautiful 20th century life-sized sculpture of Pan The Ancient Greek God of Sexuality. In ancient Greek religion and mythology, Pan is the god of the wild, shepherds and flocks, na...
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20th Century European Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Archimedes Giacomantonio "Ancient Woman" Bronze
Located in New York, NY
Archimedes Aristedes Michael Giacomantonio (American, 1905-1988) bronze figure of a crone or ancient nude woman, one side of base bearing incised signature "Giacomantonio," further m...
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Mid-20th Century American Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Ancient Roman Hermès Torso Reproduction
Located in Dallas, TX
Reproduction of Roman Hermès Torso.
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2010s Unknown Figurative Sculptures

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Resin

Ancient Villanovan Bronze Geometric Disk
Located in London, GB
A heavy cast, thick plate of bronze covered with a beautiful green and blue patina. The Villanovan period is regarded as the earliest phase of Etruscan civilisation. Archaeological ...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Abstract Sculptures

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Bronze

Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
A Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century. Ancient Greek pottery, due to its relative durability, comprises a large part of the archaeological record of ancien...
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19th Century Other Art Style Figurative Sculptures

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Clay

Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Grand Tour figure painted ancient greek style pottery, 19th Century
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19th Century Other Art Style Figurative Sculptures

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Clay

Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
A Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century. Ancient Greek pottery, due to its relative durability, comprises a large part of the archaeological record of ancien...
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19th Century Other Art Style Figurative Sculptures

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Clay

Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
A Gran Tour Ancient Greek Style Painted Figure Vase 19th Century. Ancient Greek pottery, due to its relative durability, comprises a large part of the archaeological record of ancien...
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19th Century Other Art Style Figurative Sculptures

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Clay

Ancient Egyptian Carved Cypress Wood Figure
Located in Stamford, CT
Ancient Egyptian Cypress wood Ushapt figure that measures 13.00 Inches height, circa 664-332 B.C. Please note of wear consistent with antique age including heavy wood loss. Made in E...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Figurative Sculptures

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Cypress

  • Ancient Egyptian Carved Cypress Wood Figure
  • Ancient Egyptian Carved Cypress Wood Figure
  • Ancient Egyptian Carved Cypress Wood Figure
  • Ancient Egyptian Carved Cypress Wood Figure
H 13.00 in. W 6.00 in. D 6.00 in.
Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
Located in Roma, IT
Stone mask is an original Olmec’s piece. Stone. Good conditions. Provenance: Giovanni Testori collection. Very interesting and well preserved stone mask realized in a ...
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Antique 16th Century Mexican Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

  • Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
  • Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
  • Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
  • Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
H 5.63 in. W 2.29 in. D 0.99 in.
"RISE" CARVED INTO THE SIDES ARE THE ANCIENT SYMBOLS OF LIFE'S JOURNEY NUDE
By Scy
Located in San Antonio, TX
Scy Colorado Artist Image Size: 36 inches tall Medium: Bronze "Rise" The carvings on the hip are an ancient symbol representing the journey of life. The carving in the middle of her...
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2010s Impressionist Nude Sculptures

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Bronze

Marble Figure of a Goddess Ancient Greece 1st half of 4th Century BC
Located in Milan, IT
This fragmentary figure, now a torso, depicts an evocative goddess, caught in the act of gently raising her right arm (now missing), while holding a piece of peplos in her other hand...
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15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Ancient Greek or Roman Sculpture Piece, 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
A substantial head/bust sculpture piece; a reproduction of the prehistoric Ancient Greek and Roman art period, circa 20th century, Greece. Piece is a matte resin (feels like stone) a...
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Late 20th Century Greek Greco Roman Busts

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Marble

Ancient Greek Silver Sea Turtle Coin from Aegina
Located in London, GB
The obverse of this unusually complete and deeply toned high-relief coin shows a leatherback turtle. The reverse with an incuse square divided into five compartments. It was not t...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Animal Sculptures

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Silver

Ancient Bronze Head of Buddha, 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Beautiful ancient bronze head of Buddha, late 19th century. Good conditions, it rests on a green marble base. This artwork is shipped from Italy. Under existing legislation, an...
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Antique 19th Century Asian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Ancient Bronze Head of Buddha, 19th Century
  • Ancient Bronze Head of Buddha, 19th Century
  • Ancient Bronze Head of Buddha, 19th Century
  • Ancient Bronze Head of Buddha, 19th Century
H 13.78 in. W 7.88 in. D 19.3 in.
Hunters, Ancient Polychrome Porcelains, Real Fabrica Napoli, 1800
Located in Roma, IT
Hunters is an original decorative porcelain object realized at the end of the 19th century. Beautiful pair of polychrome porcelain figurines with gold highlights. Under the base m...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain

Ancient Egyptian Faience Statuette of The Goddess Taweret
Located in Hudson, NY
This goddess is most often represented as a bipedal figure with the upper arms shaped in feline form and hands resting on the Sa sign, a hieroglyph meaning protection. Another typica...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Animal Sculptures

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Faience

Superb Ancient Greek Silver Punic Coin from Sicily
Located in London, GB
A superb silver tetradrachm issued by the Carthaginians at the Entella mint, during their occupation of Sicily. The obverse with a portrait of the nymph and patron of Syracuse, Areth...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Sicilian Classical Greek Animal Sculptures

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Silver

Precious Ancient Italian Statue of "Cherub" Terracotta Handmade
Located in Vigonza, Padua
Preziosa ancient Italian statue depicting "Putto" in handmade terracotta. We can intervene to remove the white color layer; but it is very fascinating as well as recovered. ...
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Antique Late 17th Century Italian Neoclassical Revival Figurative Sculpt...

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Clay

Ancient Plaster Statue, Origin Musee Civilisation, circa 1900-1930
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Ancient polychrome plaster Museum Statue circa 1900/1930. Origin Musee Civilisation 167 height
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Vintage 1930s European Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

Group of 3 Ancient Objects, China/Japan/Indonesia, 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Ancient Set consisting of a bronze sculpture depicting a figure on the back of a buffalo (China, 19th century), a wooden kris handle (Indonesia, early 20th century), a copper plate d...
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Antique 19th Century Asian Meiji Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient French Stone Mortar from 17th Century or Earlier
Located in Houston, TX
This is really very early and has incredible presence in person. Looks like many of the artifacts I've seen in the museums. It originated from the countryside of France and is a grea...
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Antique 17th Century French Abstract Sculptures

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Marble

Ancient Egyptian Clay Statue of the Lion-Goddess Sekhmet Enthroned
Located in Brooklyn, NY
A New Kingdom statue of the female deity Sekhmet, the jealous, quick to anger goddess whose name means "Powerful one." Statues of the goddess were popularly commissioned by...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Figurative Sculptures

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Clay

Carving Panel Horus God Falcon Ancient Egyptian 19th Century, Wood
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
Ancient Egyptian Revival: 19th century, carving of Horus in the form of a falcon - Beautifully carved classical composition in low relief - Depicting Horus, one of the earliest a...
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Antique Early 19th Century European Egyptian Revival Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Pair of Ancient Wooden Praying Angels, End of 15th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Pair of praying angels is an original decorative object realized in the second half of the 15th century by North Italian or French manufacturing. These beautiful angels are carved...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

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Ancient Sculptures For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of ancient sculptures available on 1stDibs. Each of these unique ancient sculptures was constructed with extraordinary care, often using stone, ceramic and wood. There are 268 antique and vintage ancient sculptures for sale at 1stDibs, while we also have 2 modern editions to choose from as well. Ancient sculptures have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. Ancient sculptures bearing Folk Art or Art Deco hallmarks are very popular at 1stDibs. Andrianna Shamaris and Tréology each produced beautiful ancient sculptures that are worth considering.

How Much are Ancient Sculptures?

Ancient sculptures can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price at 1stDibs is $3,950, while the lowest priced sells for $200 and the highest can go for as much as $170,000.