Greek, Hellenistic Alexandrian , Marble of Zeus, 2nd - 1st Century B.C.
From the collection of , former dealer in antiquities for 40 years. Ex Jerome Eisenberg, 1970.AM35512. Marble
Egyptian, Limestone Ushabti, , XIX Dynasty, 1320 - 1200 B.C.
From the collection of , former dealer in antiquities for 40 years. AB33403. limestone ushabti; cf. Saleh, Les antiquites egyptiennes de , 612; cf. , Egyptian Art and Antiquities, Summer 1980, 45, , 6 ½", wears bag wig, arms crossed, holding hoe and flail; $1400.00 (€1246.00)
4" Egyptian Bronze Figure of , 26th - 30th Dynasty, 664 - 342 B.C.
AB30992. Egyptian bronze figure of the god
, Plaque Bearded Male Figure (Monarch?), c. 3200 - 1900 B.C.
Egyptian, Bast Plaque, Late Period, 1085 - 322 B.C.
From the collection of , former dealer in antiquities for 40 years.
The Goddess Bast was very popular in the late dynastic period. Sheshong's seat of power was the city of Babastis, which was also Bast's chief seat of Worship. Bast was a member of the triad of Babastis - , Bast and Nefer-Tem. This plaque was a votive sold at the shrine of Bast to be given to her as a votive.AG33401. Bast plaque; 50 mm, dark grey mold formed from stone paste; of facing with the features of Bast are quite clear; chip on chin, , mounted on a black lucite base; $250.00 (€222.50)
India, Stone of a Bodhisattva, c. 10th Century A.D.
The bodhisattva, a popular subject in Buddhist art, is someone who, motivated by great compassion, has a spontaneous wish to attain Buddhahood for the benefit of all sentient beings. In early Indian Buddhism, bodhisattva usually referred specifically to the Buddha Shakyamuni in his former lives.AH59767. India, stone
Roman, Small Sandstone Tetrarch Emperor , c. 285 - 337 A.D.
From the collection of , former dealer in antiquities for 40 years. AE36072. Grey sandstone of Roman Emperor during the ; cf. Two Emperors of the Tetarchy, in the Library, 9 cm high and 7 cm, or , short forehead, short hair, expressive large eyes and high relief with double eyelids, portrait exemplifies the militaristic period; worn but worthy of any collection; ; $240.00 (€213.60)
Egyptian, Male Wearing Bag Wig, 600 - 400 B.C.
From the collection of , former dealer in antiquities for 40 years. AT34449. 4 cm (1 1/2") high, , unmounted; $135.00 (€120.15)
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