ArtAncient

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London, GB

About ArtAncient

ArtAncient specialises in fine works of ancient art, with a particular focus on beautiful, decorative and well provenanced pieces. From dazzling, opalescent fossils, powerfully sculpted Greek body armour and sensuously carved Roman marbles to the most incredible examples of large meteorites. Founded by the director in 2008 after more than 10 years experience in the business, we have grown to become prominent dealers, having exhibited at major art fairs and sold to important museums and collectors. ArtAncient are committee members of the ADA and members of IADAA, LAPAD...Read More

ArtAncient

1stdibs Dealer Since 2014

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LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers

International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers' Associations

The British Antique Dealers' Association

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Featured Pieces

Huge Pristine Megalodon Tooth Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier United States Natural Specimens
A huge, perfectly preserved Megalodon (Carcharocles megalodon) shark tooth, dating to 25 – 2 million years before the present day. It's hard to comprehend that this enormous serr...
Giant Green River Palm Frond Fossil Leaf
Antique 15th Century and Earlier United States Wall-mounted Sculptures
Limestone
A beautifully preserved fossilised palm frond from the Green River formation, Wyoming. Dating to the Eocene, circa 50 million years before present. Palm fronds from the Green Riv...
Dazzling Opalescent Gem Ammonite Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Canada Natural Specimens
One of the most beautiful fossils known to man; ammonites from the Bearpaw Formation occasionally turn into an astonishing multicolored gemstone. The color and preservation of this e...
Ancient Roman Marble Portrait Bust - 150 AD
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italy Classical Roman Busts
Marble
An exceptional Roman marble portrait bust of a young man, dating to the 2nd - 3rd century AD. The bust almost perfectly preserved, highly accomplished and carved of very high qualit...
Superb Ancient Classical Greek Silver Didrachm ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italy Classical Greek Antiquities
Silver
A beautiful Classical Greek silver coin. A didrachm from Tarentum, South Italy, circa 425-415 BC. The reverse with the mythological founder of Tarentum, nude and riding a dolphin,...
Ancient Buddhist Gandharan Stone Sculpture of B...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistan Classical Greek Figurative Scu...
Schist
A finely carved stone statue of Buddha, from Gandhara, dating to the 3rd century AD. Depicting the Buddha wearing long robes, the cascading folds of material clinging to the conto...
Ancient Roman Marble Torso of Venus, 100 AD
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Roman Figurative Sculptures
Marble
A fragment of a large Roman marble statue of Venus Anadyomene ("rising from the sea"), dating to the 1st-2nd century AD. Sensitively carved from fine, white marble, depict...
Giant Trace Fossil Banded Iron Formation Wall P...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Australia Wall-mounted Sculptures
A huge and extremely vibrant banded iron formation from port Hedland, Western Australia, formed around 2.9 billion years ago. Banded iron formations provide evidence of the earliest...
Ancient Terracotta Archaic Horse and Rider from...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greece Classical Greek Animal Sculptures
Pottery
A terracotta model of a warrior on horseback, from Cyprus, dating to the Cypro-Archaic period, circa 7th-6th century BC. The horse standing foursquare with head raised, its bridl...
Ancient Egyptian Bronze Sacred Ibis Bird, 664 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egypt Egyptian Animal Sculptures
Bronze
An Egyptian bronze figure of an Ibis, dating to the Late Period, circa 664-332 BC. Modelled with left leg forward, the creature's distinctive bald head raised, its curved beak po...
Ancient Chinese Abstract Wooden Spirit Figure S...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier China Antiquities
Wood
An ancient Chinese wooden figure, dating to the Chu Kingdom, 4th - 3rd century BC. A striking piece of abstract ancient sculpture. Skilfully carved from a beautiful piece of wood; t...
Ancient Greek Silver Coin with the Portrait of ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greece Classical Greek Busts
Silver
A beautiful and well provenanced silver tetradrachm with a magnificent portrait of Alexander the Great. Issued under Ptolemy I Soter (Saviour), circa 310 BC, at the Alexandria mint. ...

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