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Greek Art


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Greek Bronze Corinthian Helmet An ancient Greek bronze helmet of the Corinthian type, with curvilinear eye holes that taper to a point, a wide nose guard, broad cheek pieces that leave a vertical opening for the mouth, and a border that has been drilled with holes to secure an interior lining. Traces of the original crest are evident in the patina. Ca. 600-550 BC. Height: 9 1/2 in. (24.5 cm); weight: 1782 gm. Intact.

Formerly in the collection of Axel Guttmann (no.H258/AG506), Berlin, Germany, acquired in 1991; E. S. collection, Berlin, acquired in 2005.

Price $

Price on Request

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Greek Bronze Corinthian Helmet An ancient Greek bronze helmet of the Corinthian type, with curvilinear eye holes that taper to a point, a wide nose guard, cheek pieces that leave an opening for the mouth, an incised border with a swooping neck guard, and rectangular cut-outs at the shoulders.

Found in the Danube River. Ca. 575-500 BC. Height: 9 1/2 in. (24.5 cm); weight: 780 gm.

Formerly in the collection of Axel Guttmann (no. AG149), Berlin, Germany, 1990's; E. S. collection, Berlin.

Price $

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Attic Red-Figure Kylix: Dionysos An ancient Attic Greek red-figure kylix by the Tarquinia Painter, with a disk foot and lateral handles. In the tondo, Dionysos wears a garland, reclines on a wine skin, and drinks from a phiale. On the exterior six nude athletes train for the long jump with weighted halteres in their hands. An Etruscan graffito under the foot names the ancient owner, "Fikhines."

Athens, Attica. Ca. 470 - 460 BC. Width: 12 in. (31 cm). Repaired. Formerly in the F.B. collection, Zurich, 1970's.

Price $

27,500

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Hellenistic Lumachella Pottery Vase An ancient Hellenistic Greek hemispherical pottery vase painted to imitate rare Lumachella stone.

Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC. Height: 4 in. (10 cm).

Formerly in a New York private collection, acquired in 1999 from a previous collection.

Price $

3,500

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Greek Terracotta Persephone An archaic ancient Greek terracotta figure of the goddess Persephone. She wears a polos with braids of hair below and a long gown.

Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC. Height: 1 in. (2.5 cm).

Formerly in the van der Aa collection, Belgium, 1960's.

Price $

300

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Greek Terracotta Head of a Woman An ancient Hellenistic Greek terracotta head of a woman, her hair up in an elaborate coiffure.

Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC. Height: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm).

Formerly in a French private collection.

Price $

100

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Greek Terracotta Head of a Fortuna An ancient Hellenistic Greek terracotta head of the goddess Fortuna (Tyche) wearing a crown of city walls.

Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC. Height: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm).

Formerly in a French private collection.

Price $

150

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Greek Terracotta Fragment of a Woman An ancient Hellenistic Greek terracotta fragment of a statuette of a woman, perhaps Aphrodite, her left hand clasping her garment at her hip.

Ca. 3rd - 1st century BC. Height: 1 in. (2.5 cm).

Formerly in a French private collection.

Price $

250

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Egyptian Art


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Egyptian Wood Mummy Sarcophagus An ancient Egyptian carved anthropomorphic sarcophagus lid section. The face is framed with a large tripartite wig. The eyes were once inlaid with stone and bronze, traces of which remain. The interior is hollowed out to accommodate the mummy.

Late Dynastic Period, 700-300 BC. Height: 37 3/8 in. (95 cm).

Formerly in a Belgian private collection, acquired prior to 1983.

Price $

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Egyptian Limestone Relief An ancient Egyptian limestone sunk relief depicting four male figures pulling a sledge which would have carried a cult image of Osiris, whose name is inscribed in hieroglyphs at the far top right, the male figure in the middle turned towards the god, burning incense, next to him a column of hieroglyphs reads, "making an incense offering," the figure on the far right empties a vessel in front of the missing sledge. Probably from Saqqara. New Kingdom XIXth Dynasty, Ca. 1320-1200 BC. Width: 19 1/2 in. (49.4 cm).

Price $

25,000

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Formerly in the collection of The Haggin Museum, Stockton, California; acquired by Bruce A. Kamerling from Royal Athena Galleries, New York, June 26, 1994; at auction, Sotheby's, London, 28 -29 October 1993, lot 62; previously in the F.F. Steele collection, London, 1970s.


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Egyptian Faience Statuette of a Baboon An ancient Egyptian faience statuette representing the god Thoth in the guise of a baboon squatting with his hands on his knees, his face framed by a mane and his upper body cloaked with tufted fur.

Late Period. Ca. 700 - 30 BC. Height: 3 1/2 in. (9 cm).

Formerly in a French private collection.

Price $

22,500

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Egyptian Faience Ushabti of Djehouty-Ir-Dis An ancient Egyptian faience ushabti. The mummiform figurine wears a tripartite wig and broad collar, his crossed hands hold hoes, a seed bag hangs from his back. An inscription down the front names the owner, "Djehouty-IrDis."

Late Period Ca. 700 - 30 BC. Height: 8 in. (20.5 cm). Intact. Formerly in a French private collection.

Price $

15,000

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Egyptian White Faience Shabti of Hori An ancient Egyptian white faience shabti of Hori. The mummiform figure wears a broad collar, a wig with a side lock of hair, the crossed hands hold hoes. A vertical Hieroglyphic inscription is painted on the front reading "The illuminated one, the Osiris, Greatest of Directors of Craftsmen, Hori, true of voice, justified." New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, XIXth Dynasty, Ca. 1279 - 1193 BC. Height: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm). Intact. Formerly in the collection of Dr. Leopoldo Benguerel y Godo, Barcelona, acquired in London in the 1960's.

Price $

5,000

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Egyptian Faience Shabti An ancient Egyptian anepigraphic white faience shabti. The mummiform figure wears a tripartite wig, the crossed hands hold hoes, and a seed bag hangs from the back. The area reserved for inscription has been left blank.

New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, XIXth Dynasty, Ca. 1279 - 1193 BC. Height: 4 1/2 in. (11.2 cm). Intact. Formerly in the collection of Dr. Leopoldo Benguerel y Godo, Barcelona, acquired in London in the 1960's.

Price $

1,500

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Egyptian Black-Topped Pre-Dynastic Jar An ancient Egyptian small black-topped Pre-Dynastic ovoid pottery jar.

Naqada. Pre-Dynastic Period, ca. 3200-3000 BC. Height: 3 1/4 in. (8 cm).

Formerly in an English private collection, with old collection labels, 590, 3071.

Price $

1,200

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Roman Art


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Roman Mosaic: Courtship of Ares and Aphrodite A large ancient Roman mosaic depicting the courtship of Ares and Aphrodite. Ares sits in the center wearing a crested helmet, he has been disarmed of his sword by two erotes that fly above. Aphrodite is to the left holding her scepter. To the right stands Euperpia, the personification of beauty. Ca. 3rd century AD. Dimensions: 86 1/2 x 91 in. (220 x 231 cm).

Formerly in a Lebanese private collection since the 1980's; subsequently in a European private collection.

Price $

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Colossal Roman Marble Head of Fortuna An ancient Roman colossal marble head of the goddess Fortuna (Tyche), with a serene expression, her hair swept back under a mural crown.

Ca. 1st century AD. Height: 15 in. (38 cm).

Formerly in an English private collection, 1970's or earlier.

Price $

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Roman Marble Torso of Asclepius An ancient Roman marble torso of Asclepius. The god of medicine is depicted with his himation over his left shoulder and wrapped around his waist exposing his robust chest.

Ca. 1st - 2nd century AD. Height: 19 1/4 in. (49 cm).

Formerly in a private collection, Windfelder am See, Germany, 1980's.

Price $

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Roman Marble Venus An ancient Roman marble statue of the goddess Venus (Aphrodite) of the Genetrix type. She is depicted with her weight on her left leg. A voluminous chiton envelopes her body, leaving her left breast exposed.

Ca. 1st - 2nd century AD. Height: 18 1/8 in. (46 cm).

Formerly in an American private collection prior to 1992.

Price $

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Roman Marble Portrait of a Man An ancient Roman marble portrait of a bearded man. His hair is combed upward, He has furrowed features and a thin beard. His expression is serious and weary. The eyes are drilled.

Ca. 250-275 AD. Height: 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm).

Formerly in the Palazzo Braschi, Rome, 18th century, purchased in 1850 by a Danish aristocrat, then by descent to a collection in Slagelse, Denmark, sold at auction in Copenhagen in 1990.

Price $

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Roman Limestone Head of a Man An ancient Roman limestone head of a young man with curled hair wearing a forward leaning Phrygian cap, from a sculptural group where he probably represented an attendant or page.

Palmyra. Ca. 200-300 AD. Height: 10 1/4 in. (26.1 cm).

Formerly in a French private collection, Nice, acquired in the 1930's.

Price $

40,000

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Roman Marble Architectural Corbel An ancient Roman marble architectural corbel, carved in deep relief with an acanthus leaf on the face and rosettes within a scroll on the sides, with a border of oak leaves all around. Retaining extensive original ancient red pigment.

Spain. Ca. 1st century AD. Height:: 21 in. (53.5 cm).

Formerly in a Spanish private collection, acquired in the 1980s.

Price $

27,500

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Roman Marble Head of a Man An ancient Roman small marble portrait head of a bearded man with wavy hair that is arranged in tight, drilled curls around his face. His features, expression, and distinctive cropped beard and mustache bear a convincing resemblance to the 2nd century AD Roman emperor Hadrian. Hadrianic. Ca. mid 2nd century AD. Height: 3 1/4 in. (8.1 cm). Very fine style. Formerly in the Fabian de Montjoye collection, Paris, acquired in the 1990s; previously in an old French private collection.

Price $

20,000

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Roman Oil Lamp An ancient Roman pottery oil lamp, stamped with the potter's trade mark on the reverse: CAMINIA.

Ca. 1st century AD. Length: 3 in. (8 cm). Intact.

Formerly in the V. P. estate, Linz, Austria, acquired in the 1970's.

Price $

300

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Roman Bronze Fish Hook An ancient Roman large bronze barbed fish hook.

Ca. 2nd century BC - 4th century AD. Height: 2 1/4 in. (5.8 cm). Found in the Rhine River.

Formerly in a German private collection.

Price $

150

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Mesopotamian and Near Eastern Art


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Old Babylonian Cuneiform Tablet An ancient Old Babylonian cuneiform inscribed clay tablet with a finely written administrative text divided into 3 columns for various commodities.

Old Babylonian, ca. 1900-1600 BC. Height: 2 3/8 in. (5.8 cm).

Formerly in the Estate of Paul Goodman, Houston, Texas, acquired before 1990.

Price $

950

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Old Babylonian Cuneiform Tablet An ancient Old Babylonian cuneiform inscribed clay tablet with an administrative text regarding disbursement of barley to several individuals.

Old Babylonian, ca. 1900-1600 BC. Height: 3 1/4 in. (8 cm).

Formerly in the Estate of Paul Goodman, Houston, Texas, acquired before 1990.

Price $

750

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Sumerian Cuneiform Foundation Cone: Gudea of Lagash

An ancient Sumerian cuneiform inscribed clay foundation cone of Gudea, ruler of Lagash, in which the ruler dedicates the building of a temple to the hero Ningirsu in honor of the primeval god Enlil, the temple was adorned with an image of Anzu, the brilliant lion headed eagle demon. The ten line text reads: "Ningirsu, the mighty Reign of Gudea, ca. 2144-2124 BC. From the Temple of Eninnu, Lagash, Southern Mesopotamia. Length: 3 1/2 in. (8.5 cm). Formerly in the Estate of Paul Goodman, Houston, Texas, acquired before 1990.

Price $

500

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Old Babylonian Cuneiform Tablet An ancient Old Babylonian cuneiform inscribed clay tablet with a text regarding the terms of a loan of barley.

Old Babylonian, ca. 1900-1600 BC. Height: 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm).

Formerly in the Estate of Paul Goodman, Houston, Texas, acquired before 1990.

Price $

500

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Pre-Columbian Art


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Taino Stone Lizard Celt A Pre-Columbian Taino large ceremonial stone celt in the form of a lizard with a wide mouth and recessed eyes.

Hispaniola. Ca. 1000-1500 AD. Height: 11 in. (28 cm).

Formerly in a New York Private collection

Price $

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Olmec Jade Mask A Pre-Columbian Olmec jade mask of convex form portraying a grimacing face representing the crying Rain Spirit.

Southern Mexico. Ca. 900-600 BC. Height: 3 3/8 in. (8.8 cm).

Formerly in the P. G. collection, Anaheim, California, inherited in the 1970's.

Price $

45,000

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Taino Stone Celt A Pre-Columbian Taino large ceremonial stone celt in the form of a deity with a conical headdress and hands rested on the chest.

Hispaniola. Ca. 1000-1500 AD. Height: 12 in. (30.5 cm).

Formerly in a New York Private collection

Price $

15,000

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Maya Tripod Platter A Pre-Columbian Mayan large circular tripod platter with glyphs in a band around the inner rim. In the center is a large image of the head of a chieftain in profile. There is a ritual hole drilled through his eye.

Central America. Ca. 550 - 900 AD. Diameter: 12 in. (30.5 cm).

Formerly in a Japanese private coillection.

Price $

12,500

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Chavin Pijuayo Fruit Stirrup Vessel A Pre-Columbian Chavin stirrup spout vessel in the form of a ripe branch of Pijuayo (Peach Palm) fruits.

North coastal Peru. Ca. 700-400 BC. Height: 9 in. (23 cm).

Formerly in a New York Private collection

Price $

9,500

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Chavin Stone Mace Head A Pre-Columbian Chavin stone mace head carved in a propeller design with seven blades.

North coastal Peru. Ca. 1400-1000 BC. Height: 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm). Intact. Formerly in a New York Private collection

Price $

9,500

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Nazca Gold Cuff with Embossed Faces A Pre-Columbian Nazca gold cuff bracelet embossed with two rows of faces or masks.

Southern Peru. Late Nazca, Ca. 400-800 AD. Height: 2 1/4 in. (6 cm). Formerly in the Jean Eugene Lions collection, St. Tropez, France, since the 1970's.

Price $

9,500

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Maya Platter with Capybara A Pre-Columbian Mayan large circular platter with glyphs in a band around the inner rim. In the center is a large stylized image of a capybara with glyph on its body. There is a ritual drill hole through the center.

Central America. Ca. 550 - 900 AD. Diameter: 11 in. (28 cm).

Formerly in a Japanese private coillection.

Price $

9,500

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Tairona Gold Necklace A Pre-Columbian Tairona necklace composed of a large openwork biconical jingling gold pendant and small cylindrical gold beads.

Colombia. Ca. 1000-1500 AD. Length: 18 in. (46 cm). weight: 13.20 gm. Formerly in a New York private collection.

Price $

5,000

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Inca Silver Spoon: Bird A Pre-Columbian Inca silver spoon with a seated bird that was used in conjunction with coca leaves to add lime while chewing the leaves to release the cocaine alkaloid into the bloodstream.

Peru. Ca. 900-1300 AD. Height: 3 1/2 in. (9 cm). Intact. Formerly in a New York private collection.

Price $

3,000

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Inca Silver Spoon: Man on Boat A Pre-Columbian Inca silver spoon with a man seated on a balsa boat that was used in conjunction with coca leaves to add lime while chewing the leaves to release the cocaine alkaloid into the bloodstream.

Peru. Ca. 900-1300 AD. Height: 3 1/4 in. (8.4 cm). Intact. Formerly in a New York private collection.

Price $

2,500

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Inca Spondylus Shell Female Idol A Pre-Columbian Inca spondylus shell female idol. She stands nude with centrally parted hair, her hands resting on her belly.

Peru. Ca. 1350-1500 AD. Height: 1 5/8 in. (4 cm). Intact. Formerly in a New York private collection.

Price $

2,000

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Contemporary Art


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LIGHT ON STONE Untitled A Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2014

23 x 23 in.

Price $

1,500

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LIGHT ON STONE Untitled B Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2016

30 x 23 in.

Price $

1,800

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LIGHT ON STONE Untitled C Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2015

30 x 23 in.

Price $

2,000

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537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled D Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2016

31 x 23 in.

Price $

1,800

Inv #

6558


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled E Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2015

31 x 23 in.

Price $

2,000

Inv #

6559


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled F Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2014

30 x 23 in.

Price $

1,800

Inv #

6560


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled G Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2014

23 x 23 in.

Price $

1,500

Inv #

6561


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled H Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2016

30 x 23 in.

Price $

1,800

Inv #

6562


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

LIGHT ON STONE Untitled I Black and white photographic print Archivally matted and framed Edition of eight 2016

30 x 23 in.

Price $

1,800

Inv #

6563


Etruscan Art


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

Samnite Bronze Triple Disk Cuirass An ancient Samnite bronze triple disk cuirass or breast plate, with an incised brass segment at the neck, hinged shoulder and side pieces, attached by clasps.

Ca. 430 - 300 BC. Height: 13 3/4 in. (35 cm).

Formerly in a E. S. collection, Berlin; previously in the H. B. collection, Germany, acquired before 1992.

Price $

Price on Request

Inv #

6483


Celtic, Germanic and Neolithic Art


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

Celtic Iron Long Sword An ancient Celtic iron long sword with a double-edged blade, raised central ridge and dense stippling in the form of flat triangles along the two fullers. The curved cross guard is separately forged with extra notching on one side. The pommel is fashioned in the shape of a Celtic helmet decorated with red enamel inlay, as on the famous Celtic La Tène Period, Ca. 2nd - 1st century BC. Length: 35 in. (88.6 cm). Intact. Formerly in the J. B. collection, Germany, prior to 1993.

Price $

35,000

Inv #

6493


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

Neolithic Vinca Terracotta Head of a Bison An ancient Neolithic Vinca large terracotta pottery lid in the form of the head of a reclining horned animal. The head is molded with bovine ears and horns but with a distinctly human nose. The surface is incised to indicate large eyes and a thick mane.

Vinca Culture, Balkans. Ca. 5000-4000 BC. Length: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm). Intact. Extremely rare. Accompanied by a thermoluminescence test confirming its date to +/- 4000 BC.

Formerly in a European private collection.

Price $

17,500

Inv #

3912


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

Danish Neolithic Flint Dagger A Danish Neolithic flint dagger with a bifaced leaf shaped blade and a quadrangular grip.

Found in Denmark. Ca. 5000-3000 BC. Length: 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm). Intact. Formerly in the collection of Lord of Westgreen, England, 1970's, inv. no. M.800.

Price $

7,000

Inv #

6564


537A West 23rd Street New York NY 10011

HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART New York

212.989.9743 / 646.326.0820 www.hixenbaugh.net info@hixenbaugh.net Integritas ~ Aestimatio ~ Peritia

European Neolithic Stone Axe A Northern European Neolithic cream colored stone axe of trapezoidal form with a tapered blade.

Found in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Ca. 5000-3000 BC. Length: 5 in. (13 cm).

Formerly in the Hubner collection, Bad Segeberg, Germany, acquired before 1910.

Price $

250

Inv #

6521


October 21 2016 recent acquisitions revised  

A selection of recent art acquisition from Hixenbaugh Ancient Art. October 2016

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