Ancient Egyptian art must be viewed from the standpoint of the ancient Egyptians to understand it. The somewhat static, usually formal, strangely abstract, and often blocky nature of much Egyptian imagery has, at times, led to unfavorable comparisons with later, and much more ânaturalistic,â Greek or Renaissance art. However, the art of the Egyp...
Ancient Egyptian art must be viewed from the standpoint of the ancient Egyptians to understand it. The somewhat static, usually formal, strangely abstract, and often blocky nature of much Egyptian imagery has, at times, led to unfavorable comparisons with later, and much more ânaturalistic,â Greek or Renaissance art. However, the art of the Egyptians served a vastly different purpose than that of these later cultures.
Large bi-chrome faience amulet of the Goddess Tawaret. Price: € 650,-- Size; 6 cm Period: 3rd Intermediate Period Condition: Head chipped Provenance: Ex. Christies 1990's, Dutch collection
Rare blue faience pot with a flat rim and two loop handles, decorated with a line of black dots under the rim. Rounded bottom and in good condition. repaired on right handle side.Price: In AuctionSize: 18 x 10 cm Period: Ptolomaic, c. 332 - 30 B.C. Material: Faience Condition: repaired around one handle, tiny chip repaired on rim. Provenance: Private...
Black stone double vinger amulet. Price: € 550,--Size: 7 x 2 cm Period: c. 500 B.C. Material: Obsidian
Ancient Egyptian scarab set in a modern golden swivel ring.Price: € 550,--Size: 1,5 cm Size ring: 9 Material: Steatite and gold Period: 3rd intermediate period
Blue/green faience faience amuletic bead of the God Bes. Flat back and pierced for suspension. Price € 250,--Size; 2,7 cm Material: Faience Period: Late period
A pottery sealing, bearing the impression of an inscription within an oval cartouche. Rare Price: € 450,--Size: 2 cm Period: New Kingdom, mid 2nd Millennium B.C.
Ancient Egyptian faience plaque, depicting, the God Min.Price: € 350,--Size: 2,5 x 1,5 cm Period: 3rd Intermediate period Material: Faience
Rare shabti made of wax, with hieroglyphs and engraved details, implements and seedbag. Hieroglyphs read: Iret-Hor-RehuPrice: SOLDSize: 6,7 cm Period: c. 1080 - 712 B.C. Material: Wax Condition: Intact, excellent
Ancient Egyptian frag amulet, underside engraved with hieroglyphs. "the lord of the two lands"Price: € 400.--Size: 1,1 cm Material: Steatite Period: New kingdom, 18th Dynasty Condition: Intact Provenance: German collection 1960's - 1980's
Green faience scaraboid, with seated ape drinking from Lotus cup on a Neb basket sign. Backside shows Lion with rearing cobra in front.Price: € 500,--Size: 2 cm Period: 3rd intermediate period Material: Faience Condition: Good
Steatite scarab with remains of hieroglyphs on bottom. Showing a cartouche above winged solor disk.Price: € 150,--Size: 1,5 cm Period; 3rd intermediate period Material: Steatite Condition: some damage on bottom
Egyptian faience ushabti for Hor-Em-Heb. Mummiform, faience with lightblue-green glaze. mounted on black lucite base.Price: SOLDSize: 10,3 cm ( 4 inch) Period: Early 26th Dynasty, c. 664 - 600 B.C. Material: Faience Condition: Intact Provenance: U.S.A. collection Richmond, Belgium Art market, Collection T.P. van Dijck Art Loss: S00045619