Her hair is tied back in classic style of the time, she wears robes with delicate folds. The ring set with a very large (14 x 18 mm) and fine red carnelian deeply carved with the diademed bust of an emperor with shield and spear, similar to those on coins of the period.
Depicted in his youth, with his traditional hair style and excellent detailed features.
The bronze fibula with flat arched body with eight lateral projections on the terminals, with original pin and original wire loops both ends.
The sizable limestone figure of the robed and veiled priestess holding a patera (offering bowl) and staff of authority.
The ring set with a large (12 x 16 mm) and very fine red carnelian deeply carved with the diademed bust of a laureate bearded male, perhaps a provincial king. Choice quality and condition and wearable (if your finger is large enough!).
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Polychromy in ancient statues and the whiteness of marble without paint has made both the Roman and Greek antiquity seem like CC
So chic on a table, it is really more of a modern art sculpture than a mannequin. In ancient times attachments like the current fine example were used to ornament wooden chests or pieces of furniture. The applique in the form of the bust of a noblewoman or empress wearing an ornate headdress, large loop at top.
Depicted in high relief, the drummer with good facial features and wearing a bracelet.
The high conical neck with nine spirals of thin applied glass thread. Sizable shallow bowl with rolled rim with two suspension holes for hanging on kitchen wall.
Sensitively carved from fine, white marble, depicting a nude Â… The spring loaded bronze fibula with anchor shaped terminal next to the spring.
The offering bowl with (detached) handle with duckÂ’s head and engraved palmettes top and bottom. The bronze brooch with the head of a goddess wearing a necklace with three large pendants and a turetted crown, all centered in a sunburst or floral device. A number of areas of gilding showing through depressions in the fine glossy patina. Done in fine classical style with detailed musculature and features, wearing an original gold torque around his neck. Hand chiseled from a solid chunk of wood this sculpture is sure to add character and interest to any space.
The body of the straight-walled beaker covered in fine silvery blue iridescence with some ancient soil. The beautiful maiden standing nude except for a pleated garment fastened at her hip by a large brooch which she holds from slipping down over her body or perhaps she is in the process of removing it. It is finished by hand in my studio in a muti layered antique style . Stable lines on one side of neck, otherwise excellent condition. The large arched bronze fibula with very fine incised ornamentation on the body. The set consisting of ornamented tweezers and a pick on the original bronze ring with fastener. A rare type, and with excellent condition and beautiful style and composition. The larger glass vessel with globular base and high cylindrical neck with rolled rim. The bronze fibula with arched flat body and original pin, the whole covered with a fine gem-like forest green patina. Wear consistent with age and some removable dirt stains and some slight calcified deposits attesting age. One with a small angled disc with sharp edges, the other finely made with a large blade and engraved handle. It powerfully depicts the emperor with his head turned slightly turned to the left, gaze fixed straight in front of him. It is made with specimen marble as cipollino, ancient yellow, porfido and bigio.
Finely worked very high profile sheet gold repousse attachment of the horned god. Sculpture of great measure and charm, finished for the centre. The vial with very tall neck (repaired) with rolled rim and beehive base with conical interior decanter base with pontil mark. Wearing a turban and with robe held around lower part of face from inside.
Loses in antiquity, but all parts of the body from neck to knees remaining in excellent original condition with no repair or restoration. Of fine red ware pottery, covered with an orangey-red slip. A wonderful figure charged with eroticism and in excellent condition except that the suspension loop at top is broken. Finely styled and detailed facing head with ringlets and tiara. The cameo carved from layered opaque white on black glass in fine classical style with a young male head facing l.
Likely once graced a chariot or piece of important furniture.
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Finely carved, this statue presents a putti in the position of an archer, possessing as a attribute a quiver. Everted rim, cylindrical neck widening slightly toward bottom and constricted at junction with globular body with narrow opening and faint diagonal ribbing. The beautiful maiden standing nude except for a pleated garment which she holds up over her pubic area with her left hand while she cradles her breast with the right, the reverse view shows that the garment has slipped down over her thighs reveling her ample hips. Losses to right shoulder, slight chip to tip of nose, and some slight calcification patina attesting age.
Her hair is tied back in classic style of the time, she wears robes with delicate folds. The ring set with a very large (14 x 18 mm) and fine red carnelian deeply carved with the diademed bust of an emperor with shield and spear, similar to those on...email@example.comAdministrator Stone Restoration Blog