Ancient Greek Antiquities for sale

Back to Greek Antiquities Main MenuGreek Antiquities Main Menu


Greek Italic 'Palmette' Belt Mount 019285

Greek Italic 'Palmette' Belt Mount
Copper-alloy, 25.88 grams, 118.40 mm. Circa 4th century BC. A cast hooked belt mount comprising a tongue-shaped plate with incised evolved palmette decoration above a narrow neck from which emerges a ridged triangular plate with hooked terminal and incised running scroll decoration. The remains of the ferrous attachment rivets can be seen on the reverse. Reference: cf. Bonhams sale, 29th April 2009 lot 158 for a group of similar mounts. Very fine condition. Provenance: from an old English collection.
£175.00

more info

Greek Italic 'Palmette' Belt Mount 019285
Graeco-Roman 'Male Bust' Stone Mould 019722

Graeco-Roman 'Male Bust' Stone Mould
Stone, 4.24 grams, 21.11mm. Eastern Empire, circa 100 BC - 300 AD. A discoid stone mould bearing the incised design of a youthful male bust with bristling hair from the brow to the nape of the neck, and flowing from there. The man is clean-shaven and wears a band at his throat. The style of execution is realistic, in the Hellenistic tradition. Reference: discussion in Burn, L. Hellenistic Art: From Alexander The Great To Augustus, Los Angeles, 2005. Good very fine condition. Provenance: from an old London collection, formed in the 1950's. [Accompanied by a hand written scholorly note by Professor Lambert of Birmingham University [Specialisms - Oriental studies: Assyrian. Appointments: Associate Professor and Chair of Oriental Seminary, Johns Hopkins University 1959-64; Professor of Assyriology, University of Birmingham 1970-93. Principal publications: Babylonian wisdom literature 1960, joint author Atra-hasis; The Babylonian story of the flood, 1969; The qualifications of Babylonian diviners, Festschrift für Rykle Borger 1998. Elected to the Fellowship 1971].
£375.00

more info

Graeco-Roman 'Male Bust' Stone Mould 019722
Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Wheel' Circular Stamp Seal 023705

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Wheel' Circular Stamp Seal
Bronze, 15.61 grams, 39.30 mm. Circa 1st millennium BC. A large circular seal depicting an elaborate abstract wheel design, with suspension loop in the centre of the reverse. Fine condition. Provenance: property of a London Gentleman; acquired before 1975.
£80.00

more info

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Wheel' Circular Stamp Seal 023705
Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Circular Stamp Seal 023703

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Circular Stamp Seal
Bronze, 24.57 grams, 42.94 mm. Circa 1st millennium BC. A large circular seal depicting an elaborate abstract cross design, with suspension loop in the centre of the reverse. Fine condition. Provenance: property of a London Gentleman; acquired before 1975.
£60.00

more info

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Circular Stamp Seal 023703
Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal 023706

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal
Bronze, 16.34 grams, 45.17 mm. Circa 1st millennium BC. A large suare seal depicting an elaborate abstract cross design, with suspension loop in the centre of the reverse. Fine condition. Provenance: property of a London Gentleman; acquired before 1975.
£75.00

more info

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal 023706
Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal 023704

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal
Bronze, 25.31 grams, 47.38 mm. Circa 1st millennium BC. A large suare seal depicting an elaborate abstract cross design, with suspension loop in the centre of the reverse. Fine condition. Provenance: property of a London Gentleman; acquired before 1975.
£75.00

more info

Bactrian Greek 'Openwork Cross' Square Stamp Seal 023704


Back to previous page largerBack to previous page