Y 9338. A FINE LATE ROMAN FIBULA, c. 1st-3rd century. 100BC. 2.8". Dr Mike Bishop, co-author of, 7258. Late Roman early Byzantine. EROTIC ROMAN NUDE HARPOCRATES, c. 1st-3rd century. The dog standing at attention with perked up ears and tightly curled tail, collar with pendant at front. LARGE ROMAN BRONZE PATERA, c. 1st-3rd cent. 7646. 6797. The heavy vessel with classic Pompeian style ribbed base. 8710. The antiquities shown here encompass artworks produced across vast swathes of Europe, the Near East and Mediterranean Basin that were influenced by these great civilisations. 2.25 inches. Another view. Metal composition: Bronze with natural brown and green patina, small area of modern solder on reverse, plugged hole on top rim. 12259. Height: 17.0cm. PA30. Scarce. In the Byzantine Roman ancient world, there was one fighting force that relied on the axe as a primary weapon - the fearless and highly feared Varangian Guard of the Roman Byzantine military. A ROMAN FIBULA WITH INSCRIPTION, c. 1st-3rd century. 1.3". 8151. This is a RARE set of THREE ancient iron horseshoes and SIX associated iron nails, that were originally found with numerous other military horse gear on a site that was a former ancient Roman Byzantine cavalry camp. Made of iron they rarely survive, thus complete intact examples such as this are extremely rare. 4.8 x 13.3 cm. 8735. A ROMAN ANCHOR STYLE FIBULA, c. 2nd-4th century. Stable hairlines. RARE ROMAN TERRA SIGILLATA SHARD DEPICTING OCEANUS. A classical Roman silver bracelet of fine design in choice and wearable condition, but only for a small wrist! The axe was a fundamental weapon of the Roman Byzantine soldiers - both on foot and on horseback. ROMAN PERSONAL COSMETIC SET, c. 2nd-3rd century AD. Choice example of a rare depiction of Oceanus. Figures of the Sothic dog were popular during the 1st and 2nd Century AD and valued for the domestic shrines as a harbinger of the New Year and to protect the household from the chaos caused by the rising waters. Attractive blue and green deposits on bottom. Choice example in excellent condition. SMALL ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A YOUTH. An important Roman technological artifact as their has been much discussion of where and when stirrups and spurs were invented. Rare type. Here he is depicted with his winged hat holding a purse to signify his connection with wealth and success in business. A PAIR OF FINE ROMAN GOLD EARRINGS, c. 2nd-3rd century AD. Height: 9.4cm. Free standing. 4 inches. 8719. Oceanus' image often appears on opposite sides of a dish with two fish on the other sides; for a complete plate, see Salomonson, 1969, p. 102 (Pl. Metal composition: Solid cast bronze with natural hard green patina. 2.6 x 3.4 inches. Finely worked very high profile sheet gold repousse attachment of the horned god. Remember, the greatest ancient art and antiquity collections in the world are defined by the legendary specimens they contain. 7257. Dove on the handle and lid in form of scallop shell. Stamped with letters [T]RANS RHENAN (beyond the Rhine), the stamp of Legions I & X. 12". The ancient cultures of Egypt, Greece, and Rome combined spread across several millennia, from the rise of Egypt's Old Kingdom in the 27th century B.C. 11247. Provenance: Acquired at Harmer Rooke Galleries in the early 1990's. 8731. From Cypriot idols to Greek red-figure pottery, Etruscan gold to Roman marble sculpture; our gallery offers art for sale by these cultures as well as those closely connected. In the last 20 years of offering ancient Roman military antiquities, this has been the ONLY time we have had the pleasure of making an actual pennant lance head available for sale. 12804. The items listed hail from my own large private collection of antiquities, fossils and curios amassed over 30+ years of collecting. [A FVLVI] IVSTI The earliest spurs were probably simple thorns attached at the back of the heel or ankle, before they began to be made out of metal. BM126 Very rare fresco fragment from a Roman wall with cream, yellow, red, and black pigments. 200AD. 2.6 inches. 2.35 x 2.5 external diameter. 8314. Some of these ancient antiquities for sale, such as the James Ossuary and the ivory pomegranate, are well known to Biblical Archaeology Review readers. Aside from combat, one of the main utility tools of the Roman army was the axe. Provenance: Acquired at Harmer Rooke Galleries August, 1998. Rare mythological depiction. A FINE LATE ROMAN FIBULA, c. 3rd-4th century. Antiquities to buy now including vases, fragments and bronzes. Another view. 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. 2.4 inches. We cater to first-time buyers as well as the experienced collector supplying single and lot quantities of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman antiquities, ancient coins, and fossils. Only around 800 genuine Roman Military Diplomas are known, and as such they are quite rare and important Roman historical documents. Types of Roman antiquities for sale. Ancient Roman Large Legionary Military Combat Sword Pugio Gladius Dagger Soldier. Height: 14.6cm. 3". In ancient times, pottery was highly utilitarian and functioned as tableware, cookware, for storage, and even for lighting. Free Worldwide Shipping To register please click HERE By registering you may: Personally reserve an item for two days with no obligation. The only one I've seen. Results published in the journal, Radiocarbon, Summer 2001. Side A: 2.7". 12777. M 19 x 22mm external. $599.99. M TWO ROMAN BRONZE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS, c. 1st-3rd century AD. The bow type bronze fibula with inscription LoVII molded in the terminal. Weapons of the Umayyad caliphate are RARE and should have a place in every ancient weapon collection, as their part... 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