Verne Jewels

V84)… Stucco head – Gandhara period. Bactria...c irca 100ad...67mm... $300...unusual piece

D76)…Terracotta child’s toy – bird on wheels – Bactria circa 600 bc…11cms…$450
 …this is a scarce item to be found complete.

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D85)… Excavated terracotta mother goddess, Indus Valley circa 600bc…50mm...$180

N87... Fossil Meglodon tooth. 14-2 MYO.  USA... 115mm...sold

A nice clean example - good size.

Q84 - Indus Valley. excavated pottery bowl with fish decoration...circa 2000 bc ...9.8cm dia...$220

X69 - Greek empire, 3rd - 2nd century bc. excavated bronze  sacrificial knife blade... 94mm..$120

ar001 - Late Ptolemaic / early Coptic terracotta beads with lapis lazuli and natural turquoise...Egypt, 200bc - 100 ad ...sold

W75)… Byzantine silver ring, circa 1000 ad...$240

S72 - Excavated pottery Mother-Goddess figure. Indus Valley circa 600 bc...5cms...$120

I86)… Roman Empire,. 2nd-3rd century a.d. Bronze pendant of Fascinus
(the god who was both the  embodiment of the masculine generative power & the protector against the Evil Eye ) Very fine condition…25 mm, 4,18 g...$360

Z84)… Excavated strand of Lapis beads, Bactria, circa 400 bc + new 22ct gold beads…sold

F70 - Fossilized prawn. Hajoula, Lebanon   65 million years old...$90

rb000... A collection of Roman & Roman period early mosaic beads, from 1st century bc...Alexandria, Rome & Near East...largest bead 32mm...from $50 ea 1st,3rd, 5th, 6th & 9th sold


J73 - Achemaenid empire - Persia - Excavated hard-stone cylinder seal showing warrior & horse detail...circa 500 bc...23mm...$275

K76 - Excavated glass, ceramic & faience beads, Bactria circa 200 bc...sold

X72 - Excavated Indus Valley clay pot. 2500-2000 bc... 11cm height...very good condition, unrestored...$550

F85)… Excavated terracotta head, Indus Valley circa 300bc…55mm... ( possibly a bottle-stopper )... $200

A75 -Persia - Luristan. Bronze age bull circa  

         1200-800 bc...40mm... $300

a005 - A  19th century bronze image of Shiva and family - Shiva and his wife Parvati, their son Ganesh, Nandi the bull, the snake and a lingham... 6 cms... $200

D67 - Excavated Roman ? jade seal - blank. Circa 100 ad...30mm...$90

K72... Rare gold-in-glass Greek beads, circa 200 bc... sold

B76)… Roman period, terracotta head, Bactria circa 200-100 bc…5cms...sold

better in the hand + attractive patina. a very unusual piece, ? unknown origins etc.

P83)… Benin – 2 bronze figures… The first wearing a tall headdress, separate hoop earrings, and holding a staff in one hand and a dagger in the other.

The second holds a large bell and wears a circular hat, 17.5  &  16cm...sold

I75 - Excavated bronze Viking open-work amulet, 9th century ad...21 x 14 mm...$90

P87…Mosasaur jaw on matrix...late Cretaceous 65 MYO. Morocco... Family; Mosasauridae...matrix 200mm... $420
This is a nice  natural jaw that has 4 teeth and 1 partial tooth still in the jaw. The jaw is displayed on its natural matrix, not placed. It has been  repaired where it has broken across (very common with thicker fossils) and has been glued back together with no other restoration.

X84)… Bronze Buddha figure, circa 300 ad. Bactria …65mm... $430

Y82)… megalodon tooth. ..circa 10 myo. USA…110mm...$240

N75d - MEXICO   TEOTIHUACAN.   North of present-day Mexico City.
A PRE-COLUMBIAN TERRACOTTA HEAD,
Circa 250-550ad.   Height: - 5.5cms... sold

 

a002....A late 17th - early 18th century copper figure of Hanuman. Madhy Pradesh, India...90 mm...sold

Copper votive pieces are hard to find :)

F83)… Excavated terracoota Chinese head… 1st millenium ad.…

40mm...sold

L87... Pterosaur tooth. 65 myo. Morocco...25mm...$75... a less common fossil

O87... Fossil fish - GENUS: Knightia. Green river, Wyoming USA.  ...50 MYO... $75.        Very nice clear example.

M76)… Roman empire. Excavated bronze ring with seal – bird... $300

E85)… Excavated terracotta mother goddess, Indus Valley circa 600bc …45mm...$90

Y84)… Small bronze bulls, Bactria, circa 300 bc + excavated banded-agate "Suliman" beads, 1st millennium bc... Necklace - sold

K87... Phacops Trilobite Fossil  (before Dinosaurs )…circa400 MYO... Morocco... 38mm (trilobite length)... $90

Q87… SPINOSAURUS  DINOSAUR   TOOTH...genus: Spinosaurus; location Tegana Formation, Kem Kem, Morocco.  Cretaceous period, 65 MYO… 105mm …NB: It has a few repairs – common with this tooth -  with minor restoration at the tip.A particularly large specimen... sold

U75)… Roman empire. Excavated bronze medical implements, 1st – 3rd century ad…central Europe…91 – 138mm... $330

E76)… Terracotta  bull with original decoration, Indus Valley circa 2000 bc…8cms... $280

C85)… Excavated terracotta monkey , Indus Valley circa 300bc…70mm...$300