A Nordic Neolithic unpolished grey-brown lunate sickle flint of plano-convex outline, bearing paper label of Ball Collection. 4000 - 2000 BC., 16.5 cm Length. Provenance: The Collection of the Lord McAlpine of West Green (M45)., Literature: 'Antiquitie
A Nordic Neolithic (Danish) black fine-grained rock battle axe. 4,000 - 2000 BC., 13.8 cm long. Provenance: The Collection of the Lord McAlpine of West Green (M1620). Purchased by Lord McAlpine in Copenhagen, Literature: 'Antiquities from Europe and th
Fine Neolithic axe head of brown flint with fine falking, circa 2000 BC, probably from Norway from the cross section (qv British Museum Catalouge of Stone Age Antiquities 1926 p.157), 15 cm long. Provenance: Charled Ede Ltd. London. Ref. 39A
A Neolithic pottery jar, painted in Burnished red wash & purple, Gansu-Yangshao Culture, 3,000-1,500 BC, the geometric pattern extending down the bulbous body, a short neck with a curving lip, balanced on a narrow base with two applied loop handles, he
A large Neolithic pottery jar with applied loop handles, Gansu-Yangshao Culture, 3,000-1,500 BC, painted with soft thin & thick concentric circles to the body & a shark fin shape on the neck, in red & purple mineral pigment, the bulbous body balanced on a
An Attic red-figure fish plate, circa Fourth century B.C.. depicting a sea bream, a mottled fish, and a slim striped fish, (losses to the rim), 18.8 cm diameter Provenance: acquired from the Amati collection in the mid-1970s
An Iranian bronze dish, circa Thirteenth century A.D., the central tondo incised with a winged sphinx, (minor losses to rim), 17 cm diameter Provenance: ex Graham Geddes collection; ex private collection 1996
An Iranian globular jar, circa Thirteenth century A.D., with incised lily blossoms and floral clover motifs around the lip, above a floral pattern on the body and a petal frieze around the foot, (minor pitting and wear, some losses to the rim), 7 cm high a
An Anatolian terracotta vessel, Hittite period 1750-1100 B.C.. anthropomorphic with rounded base, 7.7 cm high Provenance: ex Graham Geddes collection; Sotheby& London, 13 May 1980, Lot 241; ex Mrs. N.E. Elliot-Smith collection
A pre Columbian pottery Blackware vessel, 300 B.C-300 A.D, West Mexico the bulbous almond shaped body with relief decoration to each end depicting a mask within a radiating halo with single spout above, with a modern timber stand 24 cm highProvenance: bill
A pre Columbian anthropomorphic pottery vessel, 300 B.C - 300 A.D, Northern Peru spherical, with relief decoration depicting an anthropomorphic figure with radiating chevrons, beneath a single spout, painted black, 22 cm highProvenance: bill Grafen collect
A pre Columbian Moche stirrup vessel,,500-700 A.D, Northern Peru the bulbous body with relief decoration depicting an anthropomorphic figure fighting a crab, with a single loop handle and a single spout, 22.5 cm highProvenance: bill Grafen collection, 1970
A pre Columbian Cayman anthropomorphic earthenware figural vessel, 100-200 A. D, Peru modelled as a man with the head of an alligator, beneath a looped handled and a single spout, 22 cm wideProvenance: bill Grafen collection, 1970s.
A pre Columbian pottery stirrup vessel, 300-400 A.D, Peru modelled as a figure seated cross legged, with his hands behind his back, beneath a single loop handle and a spout, 19 cm high Provenance: bill Grafen collection, 1970s.
A small Syrian jar, 2nd Millennium B.C single handle on pad base, (chip and repair to rim),9 cm high. Provenance: purchased from the Antiquities & Ethnographica Society, with certificate of authenticity
Rare pre Incan mask, a rare example of a carved wooden mask with raised facial features a slotted base for attachment to a wall. Weathered dry patina. Pre-Inca 400-900 AD. Tiahuanaco Ruins, Bolivia, south America. Length 38 cm. Width 16 cm
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