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Tag: Artemis Gallery

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    Great Deals Antiquities Ethnographic Fine Art

    Sets of gilded brooches were worn throughout the Viking world on women’s cloaks, pinned with a chain between them. An example of these matching brooches from Gotland, Sweden will be offered in the upcoming Great Deals Antiquities Ethnographic Fine Art sale, presented by Artemis Gallery. The available set is made…

    Published Greek Glass Pendant - Ram's Head
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    Ancient / Ethnographic Around The World

    Artemis Gallery will present ancient art from Egypt, Greece, Italy and the Near East, as well as Asian, Fossils, Pre-Columbian, Native American, African / Tribal / Oceanic, Spanish Colonial, Russian Icons, Fine art, much more in the upcoming Ancient/ Ethnographic Around The World auction. Highlighted is a rare Phoenician bronze…

    Ancient / Ethnographic Around The World
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    Variety Sale | Antiquities & Ethnographic Art

    Artemis Gallery will present over 300 items in the upcoming Antiquities & Ethnographic Art auction. Featured is a religious Roman stone mosaic from the fourth or fifth century. This piece shows a saint holding a scepter and wearing a pendant. He stands with one leg crossed in front of the…

    Greek Lucanian Terracotta Antefix of a Maenad
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    Early Fall Variety| Ancient & Ethnographic

    The Romans only called people from the African continent Ethiopians or Nubians. A Roman oil lamp depicting a "Nubian" is the lot with the highest estimated value in the upcoming Early Fall Variety: Ancient & Ethnographic auction, presented by Artemis Gallery. The Romans traded with people across Africa, and this…

    Stunning Egyptian Glazed Faience Offering Cup
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    Fine Antiquities, Asian, Ethnographic Art

    The rhyta was an ancient drinking vessel used by Iranians and other ethnic groups. An example is available in the Fine Antiquities, Asian, and Ethnographic Art auction, presented by Artemis Gallery. This rhyta, or drinking vessel, is in the form of a fish man. Liquid is poured into the fish…

    Fine Antiquities, Asian, Ethnographic Art Artemis Gallery
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    Exceptional Day 2: Pre-Columbian & Tribal Art

    Headhunters on the Ifugao island preserved the skulls of the people they killed. This practice continued until Americans occupied the island during World War II. An example is available in the upcoming Exceptional Day 2: Pre-Columbian and Tribal Art auction, presented by Artemis Gallery. The human skull sits atop a…

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    Exceptional Day 1: Antiquities & Asian Art

    The Antiques & Asian Art Auction, offered by Artemis Gallery, is a two-day auction series. The lots on the first day blur the line between art and ethnography. Each lot is a reminder of the lifestyles and priorities of cultures such as the Ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, and the Byzantine…

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    Ancient | Asian | Ethnographic

    The ancient Egyptians respected the ibis (a species of bird) enough to mummify them. The Egyptians associated the birds with Thoth, the god of wisdom and writing. A mummified ibis is available in the upcoming Ancient, Asian, and Ethnographic auction presented by Artemis Gallery. Like the mummified bird, most of…

    Roman Bronze Protome - Youthful Mars w/ Plumed Helmet/ Auctiondaily
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    Pre-Columbian | Tribal | Ethnographic

    The Asmat people of modern-day Indonesia took the job of respecting their dead seriously. The skull of an Asmat person is one of the most striking lots in the Pre-Columbian, Tribal, and Ethnographic auction presented by Artemis Gallery. The eyes and nose are not only covered in soil, sap, bright…

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    Ancient/ Ethnographic/ Americana

    The upcoming Ancient/ Ethnographic/ Americana auction offered by Artemis Gallery features a wide variety of antiquities from all corners of the globe. The common thread of these items lies in their cultural and historical significance, with items heralding from ancient Greece, Indonesia, Alaska, and many more. Decorative arts such as…

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    Ancient / Ethnographic From Around the World

    Artemis Gallery offers its upcoming Ancient/ Ethnographic from Around the World auction as an extensive collection of rare and historically significant decorative arts. It features ancient works of art from across the globe, from southern Europe to the early Americas. A Roman limestone female head sculpture, an intricately painted Greek…

    PR-246 Ancient Ethnographic From Around the World by Artemis
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    Exceptional Day 2 Ethnographic Tribal Fossils

    Artemis Gallery offers Exceptional Day 2 of its Ethnographic Tribal Fossils auction. The collection includes a near-complete psittacosaurus dinosaur skeleton and an extremely rare theropod dinosaur egg nest with 25 eggs in it. Specific offerings include Pre-Columbian Maya and Chavin pottery, a Mapuche Stone Scepter with an anthropomorphic mask finial,…

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    Exceptional Day 1: Antiquities Asian Fine Art

    Artemis Gallery attracts a global audience of antiquities art collectors. But the excitement level is never more significant than the moments leading up to Exceptional Day1: Antiquities Asian Fine Art auction. Rarity of the collection can be found in gold jewelry from the ancient Near East, a large South Arabian…