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500-600 Year-Old Sandstone Sculpture of Hanuman, The Monkey God
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Large Hanuman sculpture carved in sandstone. Original in 2 parts, professionally assembled by a stonemason with special screws. Mounted on light sandstone base. Originates from a ...
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Burmese Other Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Sandstone

French Medieval Romanesque Carved Stone Capital
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Rare and beautiful small medieval treasure. Hand carved Romanesque stone capital, France, circa 1250-1400. Weathered, small losses.
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French Medieval Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Han Dynasty Green Glazed Archers Watch Tower Oxford TL Tested
Located in Dallas, TX
Monumental Pottery Watch Tower in Green Glaze; Han Dynasty (2016 BC -AD 220) Earthenware three-storied pavilion from the Eastern Han Dynasty. Each of the three sections have two ...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Pair of Tang Dynasty Sancai Glazed Tomb Guardians, Zhenmushou, 7th-8th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A fantastic and powerful pair of Chinese Tang dynasty three-color (sancai) glazed zhenmushou, tomb guardian figures, late 7th or early 8th century. TL tested by Oxford Authentication...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Earthenware

Pair Chinese Stucco Dvarapala Guardian Heads, Yuan to Ming Dynasty, 14th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A powerfully sculpted pair of Chinese stucco heads of guardian figures, called lokapalas, Yuan to Ming Dynasty, circa 14th century. Originally part of larger than life sized figur...
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Chinese Ming Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Gesso, Glass, Stucco

Early Shinto Carving of Figure Referred to as Father Japan
Located in Hudson, NY
Shinto carving of figure referred to as Father Japan. Heian period (794 to 1185) sculpture made of hinoki wood in single piece construction called ichiboku zukuri.
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Japanese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Sculptural Marble Deity Fragment of Carved Feet on a Plinth, 500-700 BC
Located in London, GB
A pair of ancient stone carved feet on a plinth, fragment of a deity or fertility figure. Exquisite carving and patina. A highly collectable antiquity. Provenance: Acquired circ...
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Greek Classical Greek Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Unusual Tang Dynasty Persian Horse Rider Statue, Silk Road Trader, TL Tested
Located in Greenwich, CT
A fine and unusual statue of standing horse with a Persian rider. Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD) Silk Road trader from Persia, comes with Oxford authentication TL test certificate. Oxford...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

14th-15th Century Sandstone Temple Relief of Buddha on a Throne in a Boat
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Burmese carved sandstone temple relief depicting Buddha on a throne, sitting in a boat sailed by couple of monks. From pagoda / temple in Burma (Myanmar), Arakan Province, 1400-1500...
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Burmese Other Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Sandstone

Kamakura Period Japanese Shinzu Sculpture
Located in Hudson, NY
Kamakura Period Japanese Shinzu sculpture. Shinzo is a representational figure of a god or spirit in the Shinto religion. This sculpture was carved from a single piece of hinoki wood...
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Japanese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Japanese Haniwa Terracotta Head of a Warrior
Located in Hudson, NY
Japanese Haniwa terracotta head of a warrior, Haniwa figures are Japanese terracotta funerary figures that accompanied the dead buried in early Japan, from the 3rd century-8th centur...
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Japanese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Early Japanese Hinoki Wood Sculpture of Bishamon
Located in Hudson, NY
Early Japanese Hinoki wood sculpture of Bishamon. Kamakura period (1185 - 1333) sculpture made from hinoki wood. Bishamon is also known as Tamonten, meaning "listening to many teachi...
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Japanese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

100 BC-400 AD Pre-Columbian Tumaco Culture Gold and Bronze Figural Bottle
Located in Malaga, ES
100 BC-400 AD pre-Columbian Tolita-Tumaco culture tumbaga gold and bronze alloy figural bottle representing a sitting shaman or leader as can be ascertained by his necklace. The Toli...
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Colombian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Gold, Copper

Gandharan Stucco Head of the Buddha, 3rd-5th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A sublime Greco-Buddhist stucco head of the Buddha, ancient region of Gandhara, circa 3rd-5th century. A fragment of a larger statue, the Buddha's face is contemplative, with hea...
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Pakistani Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stucco

Pair of Tang Dynasty Painted Earthenware Guardians or Soldiers
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pair of Chinese painted pottery guardian figures Tang dynasty Each molded in mirror image of the other, each with legs spread and firmly planted on a kidney shaped base, dressed in...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Earthenware, Pottery, Terracotta

15th Century Spanish Gothic Virgin and Child Polychrome Wooden Sculpture
Located in Malaga, ES
15th century Spanish Gothic Virgin and child polychrome figurative wooden sculpture.
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Thai Ayutthaya Bronze Buddha Head, U-Thong C Style, 14th-15th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and expressive Thai bronze head of the Buddha from the Kingdom of Ayutthaya, Thailand, 14th-15th century. The Buddha head sensitively cast with naturalistic facial features c...
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Thai Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

African Terracotta Equestrian Sculpture, Ghana, 14-15th AD Century
Located in Paris, FR
Exceptional antique African Tribal Art terracotta sculpture representing a rider on his horse. It dates back from the 14th -15th century AD and its dating has been confirmed by a the...
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Ghanaian Tribal Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Ancient Museum Quality Egyptian Bracelet
Located in Larkspur, CA
Ancient African verdigris iron bracelet from 2000 B.C. Beautiful patina and stands as a beautiful accessory to any interior.
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African Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

Pre-Columbian Large Carved Stone Figure
Located in Rochester, NY
Large carved stone Pre-Columbian figure (best guess is Aztec) Ex. Kevin Pipes collection. Look at all pictures and read condition report in comment section.
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Mexican Pre-Columbian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Small Thai Sukhothai Bronze Buddha Head, Kamphaeng Phet Style, 15th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A small mounted Thai bronze Buddha head, late Sukhothai period, style of Kamphaeng Phet, 14th-15th century, Thailand. The small Buddha head fragmentary, and originally part of a l...
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Thai Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Indian Carved Pink Sandstone Torso of Vishnu, 10th-11th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An alluring fragmentary sculpture of the Hindu god Vishnu, carved from pink sandstone, Madhya Pradesh, circa 10th-11th century. Carved from a pink sandstone, Vishnu the Preserver ...
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Indian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Sandstone

Egyptian Ptolemaic Period Green Faience Shabti Figure
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A very fine Egyptian pale green faience shabti figure believed to date from the Ptolemaic Dynasty 305-30BC. The figure is depicted in mummiform and wears a tripartite wig and false b...
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Egyptian Egyptian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Gandharan Carved Stone Relief Fragment of a Female Musician
Located in Austin, TX
An unusual relief panel of a female figure playing a lute. The demure figure stands on a pedestal, and is dressed in the Grecian style. She wears a loose fitting, pleated chiton, he...
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Pakistani Hellenistic Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Schist

Ancient, Roman Marble Bust of a Boy
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Sensitively carved, solid marble bust of a young boy mounted on a custom, Lucite base. Carved fully in the round, though originally the figure was part of a larger group. Acquired di...
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Italian Classical Roman Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble

Four Chinese Tang Dynasty Glazed Pottery Court Attendants
Located in Dallas, TX
Chinese tomb attendants, collection of four; probably a family grouping. The set has beautiful orange and yellow Sancai glazed robes and the faces are expressive. Tang dynasty (61...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Sui, Tang Dynasty Pottery Tomb Guards
Located in Dallas, TX
Sui Dynasty Military Guard Attendant (Set of four) Terracotta earthenware with applied polychrome paint. These tomb guards are wearing intricate military attire with chain mail ve...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Early Ptolemaic Egyptian Limestone Relief depicting a Pharaoh
Located in London, GB
"Long live the Sun-Horus, the strong youth, the Lord of the diadems, the glorious, the golden Horus, who has crowned his father, the King of Upper and Lower Egypt, the Lord of the co...
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African Egyptian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Limestone

Mexican Tribal Red Clay Figure
Located in London, GB
This fantastic and well-proportioned Mexican primitive figure depicts a man seated, covering his mouth with detailed, patterned clothing. The sculpture measures 8 ¾ in – 22.2 cm wide...
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Mexican Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Northern Qi Equestrian Figure
Located in Chicago, IL
This dignified equestrian is a soldier from the Northern Qi dynasty, and was sculpted in Shandong province over 1,500 years ago as a míngqì burial figure for a wealthy nobleman. Depi...
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Chinese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

"America’s Ancestor Jade Find", Hallucinogenic Pendant God, 500 Years Old
Located in Shelburne, VT
Pre-Columbian, Hispaniola, Arawak peoples, Taino native Indians, 1000-1500 CE. , #2 Taino Jade Anthropic Pendant of a female "fertility" figure with spread legs , 1000-1500 AD ...
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American Pre-Columbian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Jade

Han Dynasty Model of a Well Head
Located in Chicago, IL
Grey terracotta with red slip, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). Northern China, Yellow River Valley. During the Han period, many artifacts and effigies were buried in preparation for the...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Han Dynasty Figure of a Pig
Located in Chicago, IL
This yellow pottery figure of a pig dates to China’s Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD). This was a symbol of prosperity and abundance. During the Han period, many artifacts and effigies ...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Tang Dynasty Terracotta Warrior with Straw Glaze, circa 600-800 AD
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Tang Dynasty terracotta warrior circa 600-800 AD with unusual straw glaze. Created in China during the Tang Dynasty, this terracotta warrior draws our attention with its or...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Roman Empire Marble Bust
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Rare, Late Roman Empire (3rd to 5th centuries, C.E.), solid marble bust of a young man. Beautiful patina. Mounted on a later, Carrara marble base.
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Italian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Chinese Northern Qi Equestrian Figure
Located in Chicago, IL
This dignified equestrian is a soldier from the Northern Qi dynasty, and was sculpted in Shandong province over 1,500 years ago as a míngqì burial figure for a wealthy nobleman. Depi...
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Chinese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Chinese 206 BC-24 AD Western Han Dynasty Figurine with Original Polychromy
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Western Han dynasty period armless figurine with parted hairdo, long skirt and original polychromy. Born in China during the Western Han dynasty (206 BC-24 AD), this bare-c...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta, Terracotta

Khmer Carved Sandstone Male Deity, Style of the Baphoun, 11th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A delightful carved sandstone sculpture of an unidentified male deity, Khmer, Angkor Period, style of the Baphuon, 11th century. The smiling, youthful male figure is portrayed sta...
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Cambodian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Sandstone

Large Han Dynasty Terra-cotta Court Lady Figure TL Tested
Located in Dallas, TX
Huge Han Dynasty Terracotta figure Of A Court Lady. TL Test conducted by Ralf Kotalla Laboratory in Germany. Report included. Height: 29.5 Inches (75 cm) Width: 11.5 Inches (29 c...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Song Dynasty Stucco Sculpture of Guanyin, Bodhisattva of Compassion
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Song Dynasty period painted stucco sculpture of Guanyin, Bodhisattva of Compassion, circa 960 to 1279. Created in China during the Song Dynasty, this seated sculpture depic...
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Chinese Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stucco

Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Terracotta Mingqi Statuette of a Horse with Rider
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Han Dynasty period painted terracotta statuette of a horse and rider, circa 202 BC-200 AD. Created in China during the prestigious Han Dynasty, this statuette, depicting a ...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Terracotta Tomb Figure East Han Dynasty
Located in Atlanta, GA
A small Chinese terracotta tomb figure (Ni Yong) from East Han dynasty (25-220 AD), likely from the area of nowadays Sichuan. It depicts a sitting male with courtly attires reading a...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Han Dynasty Period Terracotta Dignitary Figure with White and Red Paint
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Han dynasty period dignitary figure with original pigmentation, circa 202 BC-200 AD. Created in China during the prestigious Han dynasty, this small terracotta sculpture fe...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Khmer Bronze Buddha with Naga, Angkor Period, Style of the Bayon, 14th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A wonderful small Khmer cast bronze figure of the Buddha sheltered by a Naga (Buddha Muchalinda), Angkor Period, style of the Bayon, late in the period, 14th century, Cambodia. Th...
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Cambodian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Ancient Greek Terracotta Antefix in Form of the Head of Artemis Bendis, Taranto
Located in Antwerp, BE
Ancient Greek mould-made terracotta antefix decorated with the female head of the Goddess Artemis Bendis. Western Greek, Italy, Taranto, early 4th century BC. Two small feathered win...
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Italian Classical Greek Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Crete, Minoan Bronze Female "Snake Goddess" Votary
Located in Zurich, Canton Zurich
Good Minoan bronze votary of the so called "Snake Goddess" type. Solid cast by the lost wax process. The hollow oscillating skirt is encircled with snakes held by her hands at belly'...
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Greek Classical Greek Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Chinese Han Dynasty Terracotta Monk Sculpture with Traces of Original Paint
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Chinese Han Dynasty terracotta monk sculpture with traces of original hand painted décor and weathered patina, circa 202 BC-200 AD. Created in China during the prestigious Han Dyna...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Chinese Han Dynasty Terrecotta Horse And Rider
Located in Dallas, TX
Another addition to my beautiful collection of Han and Tang horse and riders. This is my only single and can be acquired for an amazing price as it doesn’t come from Sothebys as the ...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Tang Dynasty Mingqi Earth Spirit Tomb Guardians
Located in Dallas, TX
Chinese, Tang Dynasty (618 AD to 906 AD) A pair of semi-human earth spirit figures seated on their haunches with cloven hooves planted firmly on the base. Both wearing conical manda...
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Chinese Han Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Pottery

Tang Dynasty Chinese Court Official Terracotta Sculpture with Original Paint
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Tang Dynasty period Chinese Court Official terracotta sculpture, circa 618-907 AD, with original paint. Crafted in China during the Tang Dynasty, this small terracotta sculpture, p...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Egyptian Statuette of Harpocrates
Located in Zurich, Canton Zurich
Terracotta statuette of Harpocrates with pot Molded. The standing Harpocrates is holding a tilted clay pot with his left arm while his right hand is taking effect as if he wants to ...
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Egyptian Egyptian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Roman Marble Head of a Magistrate, 1st Century A.D , Provenance
Located in CH
This impressive piece of Roman sculpture represents a head of a man which is, undoubtedly, a portrait. It belonged to the over life-size statue; however, it is impossible to tell if ...
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Italian Classical Roman Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Collosal Roman Marble Head of Tyche 'Fortuna', 1st Century A.D., Provenance
Located in CH
This impressive, larger than life size female head with a crown represents the goddess Tyche, or Fortuna, the Graeco-Roman personification of luck and chance. Her regular and well-de...
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Greek Classical Roman Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Egyptian Terracota Statuette of the Seated Harpocrates
Located in Zurich, Canton Zurich
Molded. The stocky, bare boy sits with stretched, crossed legs on a surface that is no longer preserved today. The figure's head is turned slightly to the left. The shoulder-length w...
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African Egyptian Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Tang Dynasty Pottery Lokapala Tomb Figure
Located in Dallas, TX
A wonderful Chinese red clay pottery tomb figure from the Tang Dynasty (618 to 907). Guarding a dignitary or decorated soldier; these figures stood guard for over a thousand years su...
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Chinese Tang Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Gandharan Stucco Head of a Bodhisattva, Region of Hadda, 3rd-5th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A striking Gandharan molded stucco head of a male Bodhisattva, tentatively identified as Manjushri, ancient region of Gandhara, probably Hadda or surrounding area, 3rd-5th century. ...
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Afghan Hellenistic Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Stucco

Antique 100 B.C.-800 A.C. Mexico Remojadas Culture Warrior Terracotta Sculpture
Located in Munich, DE
This expressive sculpture of the head of a warrior is made of terracotta painted with black colour. It dates from the Remojadas Culture on Mexico's Veracruz costal region. The he...
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Mexican Native American Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Ancient Roman Marble Bust of a Woman, 1st Century BC-1st century AD
Located in London, GB
Julio-Claudian period, 1st century BC-1st century AD Measures: Height with stand 37cm A Roman lady represented with an oval face characterized by a beautifully rounded chin and...
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Italian Classical Roman Antique 15th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures

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Marble