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Antique Danish Walking Stick Cane from 1836
Antique Danish Walking Stick Cane from 1836
Antique Mid-19th Century Danish Georgian Sculptures and Carvings
Fruitwood
Antique walking stick dated 1836 and made in Denmark Carved out of a beautiful piece of fruitwood Could very well have been from a monastery Decorated with tin badges from Euro...
Rare Pair of Gypsy Cuff Bracelet
Rare Pair of Gypsy Cuff Bracelet
Early 20th Century American Antiquities
Gold
One cuff is rare but a pair is very rare! This pair of gypsy cuff bracelets are in 14 karat gold (I have only seen 14 karat gold) having 5 rosette design, a red stone to the centre o...
16th Century Pair of Spanish Polychrome Wooden Footings with Medieval Scenes
16th Century Pair of Spanish Polychrome Wooden ...
Antique 16th Century Spanish Architectural Elements
Wood
16th century pair of Spanish wooden footings with medieval scenes of fantastic animals and floral motifs. Polychrome in dark colors on a vivid red background. Two pieces with grea...
Artefact Spectacle Brooch Bronze Age, First Millennium BC
Artefact Spectacle Brooch Bronze Age, First Mil...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Austrian Prehistoric Antiquities
Bronze
Ancient bronze age spectacle brooch, fibula or fastener from an ancient Austrian collection. A composition of two concentrically wound copper alloy spirals coils with a loop in the ...
Ancient Greek Bronze Wine Vessel, 5th Century BC
Ancient Greek Bronze Wine Vessel, 5th Century BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Greek Urns
Bronze
Large Greek bronze oenochoe vessel, used for pouring wine, dating to the 5th century BC. The rounded body with curved shoulders, narrow neck and everted rim with ribbed border. A...
French Antique Faïence Holy Water Fonts 'Bénitiers' with Crucifixes 18th Century
French Antique Faïence Holy Water Fonts 'Béniti...
Antique Late 18th Century French French Provincial Religious Items
Faience
These are two incredible French Faience holy water fonts from the 1700s. Both have a crucifix and are hand painted with blue and orange touches. They are works of art and would be in...
Roman Apulian Xenon-Ware Baby Feeder, circa 350 BC
Roman Apulian Xenon-Ware Baby Feeder, circa 350 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Roman Antiquities
Terracotta
This wonderful Roman Apulian xenon-ware baby feeder is made from terracotta with a darker painted scrolling pattern surrounding the opening.
Ancient Roman Heavy Bronze Quadrans Coin, 280 BC
Ancient Roman Heavy Bronze Quadrans Coin, 280 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Roman Antiquities
Bronze
Heavy bronze Quadrans, issued by the Rome mint, circa 280 BC. The front of the coin with symbols of agriculture; an open hand and sickle, the denomination denoted by three pellets...
Egyptian Pre-Dynastic Period Ointment Green Serpentine Stone Vessel, Ancient Art
Egyptian Pre-Dynastic Period Ointment Green Ser...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities
Stone
An Egyptian Authentic and rarely pointy Egyptian stone vessel made of carefully chosen precious serpentine, early pre-dynastic period (before 2950 BC till begin 3rd dynasty (2650BC...
Ancient Etruscan Bronze Mirror
Ancient Etruscan Bronze Mirror
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Greek Collectibles and Curios...
Bronze
A wonderful Etruscan bronze mirror from the 2nd to 3rd century B.C., depicting two gods. Obverse: Blue-green patina, bronze revealed in places. Reverse: blue-green patina. In the t...
Old Persian Qashqai Kilim Rug
Old Persian Qashqai Kilim Rug
20th Century Persian Kilim Persian Rugs
Wool, Cotton, Organic Material
This Kilim rug is handmade in Iran by the Qashqai Tribe with the best wool and cotton. In addition, the material used is completely organic. This tribal Qashqai Kilim rug has a desig...
Authentic Greek 'Macedonian' Alexander the Great Coin, 336-323 BC
Authentic Greek 'Macedonian' Alexander the Grea...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Macedonian Classical Greek Collectible ...
Metal
An Authentic Greek (Macedonian) Alexander the Great Tetradrachm Coin, 336-323 BC, set in a 22-karat gold bezel and Bail with an Emerald Stone Accent. Obverse of Coin is Heracles and ...
Ancient Greek Red Figure Pelike Vase, 350 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Greek Vases
Pottery
A red-figure pelike from Apulia, South Italy, dating to the 4th century BC. Of typical form, with ring base, plump body, cylindrical neck, flared mouth and strap handles, covered...
Ancient Cypriot Terracotta Goddess, 7th Century BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Antiquities
Pottery
A Cypriot terracotta figure of a goddess or worshiper, dating to the Archaic Period, 7th-early 5th century BC. Standing on a flared base, with a long, cylindrical body. She wears ...
Jaguar Vessel
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Nicoya tripod jaguar vessel.
Cylinder Vessel
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Guatemalan Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Ceramic
Classic Mayan cylinder vessel.
Ancient Egyptian Bronze Statue of Amun, 664 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities
Bronze
A large bronze figure of the Great Theban King of the Gods, Amun. Dating to Egypt's Late Period, circa 664-332 BC. Solid cast, the god depicted striding forward on his left leg, ...
Pre-Columbian Redware Female Form Vessel
Antique 15th Century and Earlier South American Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Terracotta
Pre-Columbian redware vessel, possibly Peruvian. An open vase in the form of a female with arms embracing the bulbous body. Kiln firing residue still visible. Measures: Height 4 1/2 ...
Pre Columbian La Tolita / Tumaco Pottery Head c...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Colombian Antiquities
Pottery
Pre Columbian La Tolita / Tumaco pottery head circa BC 200 Ecuador/ Columbia A striking very finely modeled grey pottery head with a very expressive face with turban type headdress ...
Ancient Greek Silver Owl Tetradrachm Coin from ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Antiquities
Silver
A silver tetradrachm from Athens, circa 454 - 404 BC. The front of the coin with Athena, patron deity of Athens. The goddess wears a beaded necklace and crested helmet, decorated ...
Collection Ancient Egyptian Nileware Niqada Per...
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities
Terracotta
A collection of ancient siltware nile ware bowls. The design is attributed to the Naqada Period of Ancient Egypt. The four vessels are from a collector who travelled in Egypt in...
Ancient Greek Archaic Terracotta Female Protome...
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Greek Antiquities
Terracotta
An ancient Greek terracotta female votive mask, or protome, dating circa 550 BC. Of striking Greek archaic style, showing a female figure wearing disk earrings, a stephane and a h...
Medieval Bronze Heraldic Horse Pendant or Liver...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Medieval Antiquities
An extremely rare, large and well preserved medieval heraldic pendant or livery, likely Italian and dating to 1380-1440. This magnificent pendant would either have been fitted to ...
Ancient Roman Bronze Figure of Eros Cradling Go...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Roman Antiquities
Bronze
A beautiful ancient Roman bronze figure of the god of love, Cupid cradling a goose, dating to approximately 200 A.D. The exquisitely modeled bronze depicting the upper part of the...
Armenian Hair Pin from 13th Century BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Armenian Antiquities
Armenian hair pin from 13th century BC, certified. Dimensions: Height 17cm, diameter 2.5 cm.
Carved Stone Plaque Antique Period
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Unknown Antiquities
Stone
Carved stone plaque from antique period with metal base. Very heavy, good condition. Dimensions: Width 78cm, height 72cm, depth 20cm.
Pre Columbian Chimu Scorpion Man Vessel
Antique 16th Century Peruvian Antiquities
Pottery
Pre Columbian Chimu vessel of a Scorpion man, circa 1100-1400 AD, Peru. A fine quality and interesting grey ware stirrup vessel featuring a personage with headdress transforming int...
Roman Silver Denarius with Scene from Homer's O...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Roman Antiquities
Silver
A silver denarius dating to the Roman Republic, issued under the moneyer C. Mamilius Limetanus, in 82 BC. The obverse with the draped bust of Mercury, wearing a winged petasus, a ...
Collection of Prehistoric Neolithic Danish Flin...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities
A well provenanced collection of Neolithic stone tools from Scandinavia, dating to around 1900 BC. Two axes and a gouge, painstakingly knapped from beautiful Scandinavian flint an...
Ancient Southeast Asian Ban Chiang Pottery Vess...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities
Ban Chiang is considered the most important prehistoric settlement so far discovered in Southeast Asia. It presents possibly the earliest evidence of farming and complex metallurgy i...
Ancient Egyptian Alabaster Perfume Bottle - 664 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities
An ancient Egyptian scent bottle or alabastron, dating to the late period, 664–332 BC. A refined piece of Egyptian stone-working, composed of veined alabaster; the ovoid vessel wi...
Ancient Egyptian Wooden Sarcophagus Face Mask, ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Abstract Sculptures
Wood
An ancient Egyptian wooden face mask, once part of a large anthropoid sarcophagus. Dating to Egypt's Ptolemaic period, circa 200 BC.  Sensitively carved from a large piece of ceda...
Ancient Mayan Precious Stone Running Shaman, 60...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pre-Columbian Antiquities
A rare and captivating work of Mayan art from Mexico or Guatemala, dating to the Classic Period, circa 600 AD. A mosaic of 21 pieces of individually carved and polished jadeite, d...
Ancient Greek Gold Coin of King Philip II of Ma...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Antiquities
Gold
A gold stater issued in the name of King Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great. Minted in Teos, circa 323-316 BC. The obverse with a fine style portrait of Apollo, wi...
Ancient Jewish Silver Temple Tax Shekel Coin, 1...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Israeli Antiquities
Silver
A silver shekel from the city of Tyre, minted in year 11 of the Tyrian calendar, 116 / 115 BC. The obverse with the portrait of the god Melqart, chief deity of Tyre, wearing laure...
Ancient Indian Gandharan Period Terracotta Mini...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Indian Antiquities
Terracotta
Collection of six ancient Indian Gandharan period (circa 1500 BCE - 535 BCE) terra cotta Greco-Buddhist miniature figurative busts of personages or deities mounted on contemporary pa...
Demetrius Poliorcetes '306-283 BCE' Silver Tetr...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Antiquities
Silver
Macedoniam Kingdom. Demetrius Poliorcetes (306–283/2 BCE). Silver tetradrachm (17.17 gm). Amphipolis, ca. 289–autumn 288 BCE. Diademed head of Demetrius right, with bull’s Horn / , P...
Seleucid Kingdom, Demetrius I Soter '162-150 BC...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Antiquities
Silver
Demetrius I Soter '162-150 BCE'. Silver Tetradrachm. 16.65 g. Antioch mint, Diademed head right. TTB-Superbe Tetradrachm of Antiochus VII Euergetes (the Benefactor), nicknamed Sid...
Pre-Columbian Nicoya Pottery Bowl from Costa Rica
Antique 17th Century Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Clay
Pre-Columbian Nicoya pottery bowl from Costa Rica, Guanacaste Province, circa 800. - 1200 CE. A round-bottomed red clay bowl painted with geometric designs and natural pigment decor...
Unique Anglo Roman Limestone Sarcophagus
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Greco Roman Antiquities
Limestone
A stunning Anglo Roman sarcophagus in limestone, sitting on sledge feet and having curved strigilated side carvings with warrior shield and two crossed arrow symbols at each end. T...
Neolithic Terracotta Vinca Idol, 4500 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities
Terracotta
A large, well preserved Vinca idol, from south eastern Europe, dating to the 5th Millennium BC. Depicting a standing female deity with a pot belly and large rounded buttocks. The...
Alexander the Great, Kingdom of Egypt Ptolemy I...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Hellenistic Antiquities
Silver
KINGDOM OF EGYPT Ptolemy I (323-318 BC) Silver Tétradrachme. Head of Alexander the Great right, horned and wearing elephant skin. Reverse show AΛEΞANΔPOY, Athena Alkidemos striding ...
Pre Columbian Ancient Mexico Nayarit Figure, BC...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mexican Antiquities
Pottery
A pre Columbian ancient Mexico Nayarit figure, BC 200–AD 200 A male seated solid body pottery figure with head band and earrings Measures: Height 16 cm Condition: good E...
Two Carved Mayan Deity Limestone Architectural ...
Antique 19th Century Central American Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Limestone
Two carved Mayan deity limestone architectural carvings or / elements, 19th century or older The larger measures 7" W x 5.5" H x 4.5" D with a 2.5" protrusion The smaller measures ...
Published Papagayo Polychromed Rattling Tripod ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Pottery
Papagayo polychrome pottery bowl, Mandador variety. Round bottomed bowl rests on three animal headed rattle legs. Exterior painted wide band with two stylized plumed serpents of jagu...
Published Polychromed Rattling Tripod Bowl - Gu...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Pottery
Birmania polychrome pottery tripod bowl having hollow rattle, zoomorphic head type feet. Interior painted decoration probably depicts a stylized alligator motif. Exterior and interio...
Cypriot Early Iron Age or Geometric Period Amph...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Cypriot Antiquities
Pottery
Large Cypriot geometric period Bichrome-ware amphora, the body encircled with bands of red and brown, the shoulder with a series of 'target' circles, with twin loop handles and flare...
Ancient Solid Gold Viking Ring, 950 AD
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Collectible Jewelry
Gold
A large gold Viking ring, dating to approximately 950 AD. Formed from three strands of high purity yellow gold, twisted into a braid pattern then tapering into a single strand. Th...
Pair of Pre-Classic Colima Figures In Presentat...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mexican Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Southernmost of Mexico's western cultures of Jalisco and Nayarit. Colima was long thought of as being an agrarian culture with non-religious art depicting daily life. Today's thinkin...
Ancient Large Colima Standing Ceramic Figure Ho...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mexican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sculpt...
Provenance: Sothebys NY Southernmost of Mexico's western cultures of Jalisco and Nayarit. Colima was long thought of as being an agrarian culture with non-religious art depicting da...
Prehistoric Fossil of a Fish on Slate Slab
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities
Slate
Prehistoric fossil of a fish on a slate slab, with metal mounting brackets to hang on a wall. Dimensions: 20 x 10 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches.
16th Century Krishna (Venugopala) Bronze Figure...
Unknown
Antique 16th Century Indian Other Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze
Offered by Zena Kruzick 16th Century Krishna (Venugopala) Bronze Figure Playing the Flute from Orissa, India The Venugopala form of Krishna playing the flute is to Vaishnavite icono...
Pre Columbian Rare Calima vessel Colombia
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Colombian Antiquities
Pottery
Pre Columbian rare Calima vessel Colombia ancient South America A Calima vessel featuring a reptile emerging from a egg Red clay with black negative resist Calima culture circa 2...
Large Male Chinesco Ancient Mexico Ceramic Figure
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mexican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sculpt...
Ceramic
Provenance: Sothebys NY Excellent overall condition for its age, old hairline separation in inner thigh area, as shown in image. The Western Mexico shaft tomb tradition or shaf...
Large Seated Shaman Colima Figure 200 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mexican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sculpt...
Ceramic
Provenance: Sothebys, NY In excellent overall condition for its age. Colima, located on Mexico's southwestern coast, was during this time part of the shaft tomb culture, along wi...
Pre Columbian Fine Capuli Star Painted Bowl Nar...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Colombian Antiquities
Pottery
Pre Columbian Fine Narino Carchi painted bowl with central star motive This elegant footed bowl is from the Capuli complex from the border regions of modern day Ecuador Columbia Pa...
Ancient Greek Red Figure Vase Horse Head Fragme...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Animal Sculptures
Pottery
A fragment of an Attic red figure vase, dating to the 4th century BC. From the shoulder of a large vase, preserving the profile of a horse, painted in black with quick, confident ...
Impressive Pre-Columbian Rio Magdalena Urn, Col...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Colombian Pre-Columbian Antiquities
Terracotta
This lidded burial urn is hand-built via the coiling method to hold skeletal remains of a cherished ancestor. It sits with a lightly tapering cylindrical body and mounted with three ...
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