banner-onlineshop

Ornaments - Photo gallery

Filtering

Image database with photographs of ancient art and antiquities

Our image database provides photographs of ancient art and antiquities for press releases as well as for private use. All artefacts sold in our gallery are documented through professional photographs. The resulting image library contains numerous ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman antiquities as well as ancient coins. The time span from Stone Age, over Bronze Age and Classical Antiquity until Late Antiquity is covered.

The photo gallery aims at providing a vast visual archive equipped with filters and search tools. You are most welcome to search the constantly growing number of artefacts in the image library. We are also happy to authorize hyperlinks from your webpage / forum to the objects depicted in our gallery. For this purpose, please send us a short notification prior to placing a hyperlink. For almost every object high definition photographs are available and can be provided e.g. to document your collection or for scientific papers or popular science articles. If you are interested in using pictures for publications, print media or other purposes, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Items 1-36 of 95

Page
per page
Set Descending Direction
  1. Roman bronze Amor figurine - ex Bonhams
    Roman bronze Amor figurine - ex Bonhams

    Very well preserved, nice polychrome patina. Mounted on a very nice modern marble base.

  2. Published Etruscan mirror with Dionysian scene
    Published Etruscan mirror with Dionysian scene

    Subject of extended scientific analysis, one of only about 34 known specimen. High quality work, excellent condition. Described by Prof. Jucker as "small piece of art". From an old Swiss private collection. Overall in exceptional condition with thoroughly worked details.

    Price: on request
  3. Roman bronze Serapis applique - ex Bonhams
    Roman bronze Serapis applique - ex Bonhams

    Perfectly preserved, worked with high level of detail, beautiful polychrome patina. Loosely mounted on a very nice modern marble base.

    Price: on request
  4. Roman marble Isis statue - ex Christie's New York
    Roman marble Isis statue - ex Christie's New York

    The surface is excellently preserved. The knot above the breast clearly identifies the statue as Isis. Acquired in 1975 at Galerie Carrefour, Pierre Vérité, Paris. Coming with an Art Loss certificate.

  5. Jama-Coaque roller stamp
    Jama-Coaque roller stamp

    Clay roller stamp with relief of plants to be applied as skin decoration. This tool was used in the early phase of the ecuadorian Jama-Coaque culture.

    Price: on request
  6. Buy Jama-Coaque roller stamp
    Jama-Coaque roller stamp

    Clay roller stamp with relief of stylized plants used to apply skin decoration. This tool is from the early phase of the ecuadorian Jama-Coaque culture.

    Price: on request
  7. Buy Egyptian mummy cartonnage
    Egyptian mummy cartonnage

    Central piece of a mummy cartonnage from the ptolemaic period. Covered with polychrome paint giving an interesting insight into ancient Egyptian funerary rituals. Probably originating from Akhmim in Upper Egypt.

  8. Buy Egyptian mummy cartonnage
    Egyptian mummy cartonnage from Thebes

    Chest and leg piece of a mummy cartonnage from the ptolemaic period. Covered with polychrome paintings giving an interesting insight into ancient Egyptian funerary rituals.

    Price: on request
  9. Wonderful marble head of Isis - Ex Sotheby's Parke Bennett
    Wonderful marble head of Isis - Ex Sotheby's Parke Bennett

    A lovely sculpture from an old US collection. Very nicely preserved surface, very detailed work of art.

  10. Buy ancient artefacts
    Six ancient artefacts and one modern cast

    Interesting group of objects from the Professor Brosch collection of ancient gems. It has two intaglios, one cameo, two glass decorations, a lead bulla and a modern cast of a quality ancient gem.

  11. Roman marble relief with hunting scene: Eros carrying hind
    Roman marble relief with hunting scene: Eros carrying hind

    Supposedly from the collection of the Swiss painter Arnold Böcklin (1827-1901). Very good condition, surface very well preserved.

  12. Buy Egyptian plaque of Bes
    Egyptian plaque of Bes

    Rare type of depiction of the dwarf god. From the collection of the Newark Museum of Art. Late Period of Ancient Egypt. Including thermoluminescence analysis.

  13. Mosaic glass inlay with half mask
    Mosaic glass inlay with half mask

    Skillfully arranged motif that could be combined with a plate of the same motif to show a full face. Made in Egypt during the early Roman Imperial period.

  14. Buy Roman bronze furniture
    Side frame of a Roman stool

    Piece of a seating furniture with elaborate openwork designs. The fantastic state of preservation is known from other bronze stools found in Pompeii and the area around Mount Vesuvius.

  15. Buy appliqué of the Horus Son Imsety
    Appliqué of the Horus Son Imsety

    Wonderful bichrome faience from the 30th dynasty or slightly later. Deaccessioned from an old museum lending collection.

    Price: on request
  16. Buy Jama-Coaque roller stamp
    Jama-Coaque roller stamp

    Clay roller stamp with relief of mythological creatures to be applied as a skin decoration. This tool was used in the early phase of the ecuadorian Jama-Coaque culture and was found in Pedernales.

    Price: on request
  17. Buy Jama-Coaque roller stamp
    Jama-Coaque roller stamp

    Clay roller stamp with rich ornamental relief to apply skin decoration. This tool was used in the early phase of the ecuadorian Jama-Coaque culture.

    Price: on request
  18. Buy mosaic glass inlay
    Mosaic glass inlay with floral motif

    Skillfully arranged motif of lilies and palmettes. Made in Egypt during the early Roman Imperial period.

  19. Massive römische Minerva-Büste - Applike
    Roman bronze bust of Minerva

    Massive, perfectly preserved masterpiece of ancient art with beautiful green patina.

    Price: on request
  20. Roman bronze lock bar shaped as herm
    Roman bronze lock bar shaped as herm

    Massive piece with great patina. From a German private collection, acquired in the early 1980s.

  21. Roman bronze lock bar
    Roman bronze lock bar

    Massive piece shaped as a herm, with great patina. From a German private collection, acquired in the early 1980s.

    Price: on request
  22. Hellenistic ornamental plate with Gorgon
    Hellenistic ornamental plate - Gorgon

    Red clay with white grounding and traces of painting. Very well preserved. Probably made in Sicily 2nd century B.C. Fron an old Munich collection, acquired around 1976.

  23. Etruscan or Roman antefix with Silen head
    Etruscan or Roman antefix - Silen head

    Very well preserved, with traces of dark red painting. From the Austrian collection of Prof. Ritschel, carrier of the Large Cross of Honor of the Austrian Republic and many other prizes and honors.

    Price: on request
  24. Roman bronze theater mask
    Roman bronze theater mask

    Massive piece with great patina. From the Austrian collection of Prof. Ritschel, carrier of the Large Cross of Honor of the Austrian Republic and many other prizes and honors.

    Price: on request
  25. Buy Luristan horse bit
    Horse bit from Luristan

    Delightful artefact attesting the dawn of horse breeding in Western Iran during the 8th century BC. Highly stylized horses form the cheek pieces.

  26. Roman bronze figurine of a horseman
    Roman bronze figurine of a horseman

    Beautiful massive figurine, very well preserved, great dark green patina.

    Price: on request
  27. Bronze figurine of a horse from Roman era
    Bronze figurine of a horse from Roman era

    Beautiful small figurine, very well preserved, great green patina.

    Price: on request
  28. Roman bronze figurine of a horse with base
    Roman bronze figurine of a horse with base

    Beautiful massive figurine, very well preserved, great dark green patina.

    Price: on request
  29. Roman bronze figurine of a horse
    Roman bronze figurine of a horse

    Beautiful massive figurine, very well preserved, great dark green patina.

    Price: on request
  30. Roman bronze figurine of a horse
    Roman bronze figurine of a horse

    Beautiful massive figurine, perfectly preserved, great patina. With modern 925 silver base.

    Price: on request
  31. Bronze figurine of a horse
    Bronze figurine of a horse

    Nicely preserved massive bronze figurine. 2nd - 1st half 1st millenium BC. Western Asia.

    Price: on request
  32. Bronze figurine of a deer or stag
    Bronze figurine of a deer or stag

    Nicely preserved massive bronze figurine. End of 2nd - 1st half 1st millenium BC. Iron Age culture, Western Asia.

    Price: on request
  33. Bronze figurine of a bull
    Bronze votive figurine of a bull

    Nicely preserved bronze figurine. 2nd - 1st half 1st millenium BC. Bronze or Iron Age, Western Asia, probably Hittite.

    Price: on request
  34. Massive Lorestan bronze pendant shaped as a bird
    Massive Lorestan bronze pendant shaped as a bird

    End of 2nd to 1st millennium BC, Iron Age. Perfectly preserved figurine with beautiful patina.

    Price: on request
  35. Massive Lorestan bronze pendant shaped as an ibex
    Massive Lorestan ibex-shaped bronze pendant

    Very nicely preserved figurine with strong patina. End of 2nd to 1st millennium BC, Iron Age. Ex Karl Kress auction 182 (March 23-25 1982) Nr. 216.

    Price: on request
  36. Massive Lorestan bronze pendant shaped as an ibex
    Massive Lorestan bronze pendant shaped as an ibex

    End of 2nd to 1st millennium BC, Iron Age. Perfectly preserved figurine with beautiful patina.

    Price: on request

Items 1-36 of 95

Page
per page
Set Descending Direction