Happy New Year to all. We have just added over 200 Ancient Artifacts, Coins and Jewelry to our collection. The following are some of the FEATURED pieces from our recent acquisitions. Visit our website http://www.sadighgallery.com or call our Toll Free Number 1(800)426-2007 to order. All our items are guaranteed authentic and come with a Lifetime Certificate of Authenticity! Click on image for more information on each piece. View entire collection HERE.
Wooden Sarcophagus from Ptolemaic Egypt: Covered with cartonnage and painted, with the mummy mask covered in gold gilding. Geometric designs, hieroglyphs, Egyptian symbols, beautifully rendered illustrations of birds and figures all over the surface. Symbols include an elaborate winged scarab, with the head of Horus falcon, Eye of Horus, Ankhs, djed pillar, ostrich feathers and more. Gods includes a standing Osiris, Horus, Ma’at; and the four sons of Horus: Imsety, Hapy, Qebehsenuef and Duamutef.
Roman Terracotta Bust: Hollow terracotta bust of a noble man with wavy hair. Mounted on a base. 200 AD
Near Eastern Turquoise Beads Necklace: Very large, round royal blue colored turquoise beads with a bottle shaped bead pendant on a modern necklace setting.
Ancient Egyptian Marble Block Figure: Carved marble block figure of a scribe with a chin beard, symbolizing the hope of resurrection with hieroglyphs on the front, on a base. 18th Dynasty.
Roman Rock Crystal Beads Necklace: Oblong rock crystal beads, round garnet beads and decorative silver beads with an elongated triangular shaped rock crystal pendant on a modern necklace setting. (Rock Crystals and Garnet Beads: 100 AD; Necklace was set early 1900’s AD)
Ancient Egyptian Mummy Mask: Cartonnage mummy mask once was used to cover the head of a mummy. Made from linen and gesso and then painted. Colors include red, green, black and browns with highlights in gold leaf. Depicts the mummy with wide eyes and a cloth nemes with checkerboard, geometric and linear patterns. Secured to the linen backing. Ptolemaic.
Persian Gold Plated Brooch: Gold over silver brooch in the shape of a tree with red and green faceted glass inlays and a clear faceted glass inlay at the top. 1800’s AD
African Dogon Tribe Bronze Statue: Stylized, hollow bronze statue depicting a rhinoceros with thin legs and hollowed out ears. Light earthen patina. 1800’s AD
Chinese Han Dynasty Green Jade Disk: Carved green jade disc with a fierce winged dragon on the surface. Discs were placed above the head, below the feet and on the chest of the deceased.
Roman Carnelian Beads: 50 hand-carved faceted, round carnelian beads in various sizes in shades of orange and red, for stringing and making jewelry. 300 AD
Greek Mycenaean Terracotta Pottery: Vessel with a flattened round shape and a lid. Portraits of females holding grapes and foliage on the surface. Floral and geometric designs painted in shades of orange, dark red, black, bright red and white. Very finely painted details.
Persian Pearl Ring: Gold over silver ring with a round pearl in the center, small amber colored faceted stones set into the surface around the pearl, decorative circular and curved designs on the surface and on the band. 1800’s AD