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ArtAncient specialises in fine works of ancient art, with a particular focus on beautiful, decorative and well provenanced pieces. From dazzling, opalescent fossils, powerfully sculpted Greek body armour and sensuously carved Roman marbles to the most incredible examples of large meteorites. Founded by the director in 2008 after more than 10 years experience in the business, we have grown to become prominent dealers, having exhibited at major art fairs and sold to important museums and collectors. ArtAncient are committee members of the ADA and members of IADAA, LAPAD...Read More

ArtAncient

1stdibs Dealer Since 2014

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LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers

International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers' Associations

The British Antique Dealers' Association

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Extremely Rare Giant Fossilised Lily Pad
Extremely Rare Giant Fossilised Lily Pad
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Decorative Art
An extremely rare giant fossilized lily pad from the Green River Formation, dating to the Eocene, approximately 50 million years before present. Miraculously preserved as a large, u...
Ancient Egyptian Predynastic Pottery Jar, 3600 BC
Ancient Egyptian Predynastic Pottery Jar, 3600 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Vases
Pottery
An Egyptian Predynastic pottery jar, dating to the Naqada II period, circa 3600-3200 BC. A tall, ovoid vessel with flat base, the mouth with a thick, collared rim. Covered with a ...
Ancient Greek Bronze Wine Vessel - 5th century BC
Ancient Greek Bronze Wine Vessel - 5th century BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Greek Urns
Bronze
Large Greek bronze oenochoe vessel, used for pouring wine, dating to the 5th century BC. The rounded body with curved shoulders, narrow neck and everted rim with ribbed border. A s...
Ancient Roman Marble Figure of Venus Pudica - 150 AD
Ancient Roman Marble Figure of Venus Pudica - 1...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Roman Figurative Scu...
Marble
A Roman marble statuette of Venus Pudica (modest Venus), dating to the 1st - 2nd Century AD. Sensitively carved from fine, white marble, depicting the goddess nude with her weight o...
Exceptional Classical Greek Terracotta Head of ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Greek Busts
Terracotta
An exceptional classical Greek terracotta from Tarentum, South Italy, circa 4th century BC. Depicting a youth with slender neck, the oval face subtly inclined to the left, the sen...
Enormous Megalodon Shark Tooth Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Natural Specimens
A huge, 6 1/2 inch Megalodon (Carcharocles megalodon) shark tooth, dating to 25 – 2 million years before the present day. It's hard to comprehend that this enormous serrated toot...
Dazzling Opalescent Ammonite Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Canadian Natural Specimens
One of the most beautiful fossils known to man; ammonites from the Bearpaw Formation occasionally turn into an astonishing multicolored gemstone. The colour and preservation of this ...
Ancient Roman Heavy Bronze Quadrans Coin, 280 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Roman Antiquities
Bronze
Heavy bronze Quadrans, issued by the Rome mint, circa 280 BC. The front of the coin with symbols of agriculture; an open hand and sickle, the denomination denoted by three pellets...
Large Prehistoric Neolithic Flint Axe, 4000 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Prehistoric Abstract Sculptures
A large Neolithic thin-butted flint axe found in Mauprévoir, France, circa 4000-3000 BC. Knapped from a block of pinkish brown stone with a white grey streak on one side and with ...
Ancient Cypriot Archaic Amphora, 750 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Greek Vases
Pottery
A Cypriot amphora, dating to the Cypro-Archaic period, circa 700-600 BC. With splayed foot and wide voluminous body, rounded shoulders, cylindrical neck and two double strap handl...
Ancient Greek Marble Torso of Goddess Aphrodite...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Greek Figurative Scu...
Marble
A Hellenistic marble torso of Aphrodite Anadyomene ("rising from the sea"), dating to the 2nd-1st century BC. Depicted nude, leaning slightly forwards, her curvaceous torso twisti...
Ancient Cypriot Limestone Archaic Head of a Kin...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Classical Greek Busts
Limestone
A lifesize Cypriot limestone head of a male votary, circa early 5th century BC. The head of an over life-size statue, showing a male god, king or votary. Depicted with full beard, ...

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