Antiques & Interiors, including a section of Antiquities & Sculpture: Friday 31 March 2017 09:30AM

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A talismanic Qur'an prayer board, 19th-20th century, possibly African, decorated with script, 57cm high x 24cm wide

Sold: £120
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Head of Haniwa, ritual pottery head from Saitama, Japan, Kofun style, circa 3rd-6th century, raised upon composite stand, 34cm high on stand, with wooden case, Ex J Meador coll, Il,

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A late Roman terracotta Amphora, circa 300-500 AD, of tapering ribbed form with twin handles, 25cm high x 27cm wide, with a late Roman terracotta bottle

Sold: £120
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A Romano British / celtic carved stone head, Circa 200AD-500AD, ex Eila Grahame collection, modelled mainly in the round with classical features, 22cm high

Sold: £650
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Two Terracotta Manbilla, Cameroon Grassland Art (stylised figures), 41cm and 45cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £70
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A larger than lifesize Roman marble head, circa 200AD-300AD, modelled partly in the round, retaining ears, some hair and facial features, 46cm high on stand, head 26cm high

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An ancient Egyptian middle kingdom bronze mirror, circa 1500-2000 BC, modelled as a standard, on wooden plinth, ex Gizeh museum decommissioned, 16.5cm high

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A Roman style carved marble head of a female, in deep relief, possibly from a frieze, mounted upon wooden stand, head 12cm high x 11cm wide, stand 22cm high x 15c m wide

Sold: £70
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A Chinese pottery seated musician, Han Dynasty, circa 200BCE-200AD, modelled in the round playing a guqin on his lap, 33cm high

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 11

Head of Haniwa, ritual pottery from Saitama, Japan, possibly Kofun style, 3rd-6th century

Sold: £420
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An English or French Medieval carved stone head, circa 1400-1500 AD, 23cm deep

Sold: £130
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A Nayarit painted pottery figure, or dignitary, circa 250 BCE-200 AD, modelled in the round, on 4 leg base, elaborately painted, circa 20cm high

Sold: £200
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A Mezcala carved green stone axe God figure, circa 300BCE- 200 AD, with stylised features and having mineral deposits, (a/f) 19cm high

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Colima pottery figure, or shaman, archaic style, circa 200 BCE-200 AD, modelled in the round, wearing jackel shawl, mounted on custom iron stand, 23cm high

Sold: £300
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A Japanese Jomon terracotta teapot, circa 1000-3000 BCE decorated with script in neck 12cm wide (a/f), with a further Joman terracotta pot, Haniwa terracotta fragments and a quantity of Jomon flint arrow heads, circa , Ex J Meador coll, Il,

Sold: £320
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A Chinese Tang Dynasty pottery statue of an ox and cart, circa 618-907 A.D, modelled in the round and raised upon museum wooden stand, 25cm high x 40cm wide, Ex J Meador coll, Il

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An ancient jug with single handle, possibly Cypriot or Central Asian, remains of enamelled decoration, 9cm wide, with three Roman style glass vessels, a Sassanian style glass zoomorphic jug and a Byzantine style bronze oil lamp (6)

Sold: £130
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A collection of small Chinese carved stone heads, Sung Dynasty, circa 10th-11th century, some mounted and of various sizes

Sold: £50
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A green glazed pierced tile fragment, Turkey, circa 1500 AD, by repute from the Green Mosque, Bursa, (Mosque of Mehmed I), 10cm wide, with 3 Persian painted pottery tiles, circa 18th-19th century, of foliate decoration, largest 13cm x 13cm, a Delft painted terracotta tile, decorated with bluebells and one further painted with a bird

Sold: £140
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A collection of ancient American First Nations Neolithic carved stone arrowheads and spearheads, 2000-3000 BCE one bearing text 'Indiana, US', 10 cm high, others by repute from Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania, Ex J Meador coll, Il

Sold: £70
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An ancient American First Nations Neolithic carved stone axe or celt, circa 2000-3000 BCE , with stone and flint arrowheads from the same area

Provenance: Ex J Meador coll, Il, by repute found Upstate New York in a rockshelter along the Delaware river

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A Prehistoric European polished green stone axe head, circa 2000 BCE, of typical form, 7cm wide, a Neolithic Vietnamese stone axe head, circa 2000-3000 BCE, 7cm wide, bears label 'found in Gia Lai Province, Tay Nguyen Plateau, Central Highlands, Vietnam. Together with a Thai Neolithic stone axe head, circa 2500 BCE, 6cm wide, (3 items boxed with information labels). Ex J Meador coll, Il

Sold: £90
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A collection of African Neolithic carved stone arrowheads and tools, circa 2000-3000 BCE , to include a framed set of knapped flint arrowheads from the NorthWest Sahara and items from Burkino Faso, West Africa

Provenance: Ex J Meador coll, Il, by repute found by village children

Sold: £140
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An ancient Neolithic period carved green stone axe or celt, found in Western China, of typical pecked and polished surface, 14cm wide Provenance: Ex J Meador coll, Il

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An ancient carved black stone axe or celt, Fiji, circa 500BCE-500 A.D. of polished surface and typical form, 13cm wide, Ex J Meador coll, Il, originally from a Fiji'n estate

Sold: £160
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A collection of Japanese Jomon polished stone tools, circa 2500-1500 BCE, largest 7.5cm high, with box, Ex J Meador coll, Il

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A Mayan pottery fragment, circa 550-850 AD, painted with dignitary, 8.5cm high, together with 2 Mayan pottery heads

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A Roman terracotta oil lamp, circa 200 AD-400 AD, with raised beaded decoration, 11cm wide, a lamp fragment, a Roman terracotta oenochoe and 2 ancient American flint arrow heads and 2 seals

Sold: £120
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A Japanese Jomon carved obsidian knife blade, of typical ancient workmanship and with mineral deposits 6.75cm wide, with certificate of authenticity, Ex J Meador coll, Il,

Sold: £100
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A Roman glass intaglio, circa 200AD-300AD, depicting male head in profile, possibly an Emperor, circa 2.8cm diameter

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A collection of Egyptian core-formed glass beads, Ptolemaic -Roman period, 4th century BCE-4th century A.D, largest 2.5cm high x 2.5cm wide

Sold: £90
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5 Vietnamese Hoi An shipwreck blue and white pottery miniature inkwells, circa 1500 ADA, each circa 2cm high

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A collection of ten Egyptian core-formed glass beads, Ptolemaic -Roman period, 4th century BCE-4th century A.D, largest 4cm high

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A collection of  Sudanese flint spear heads and tools, circa 2000-3000 BCE, found in the vicinity of Al-Fasher, Sudan, Ex J Meador coll, Il,

Sold: £180
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A Japanese Jomon boar's tusk pendant for personal adornment, circa 1000-3000 BCE, of typical ancient workmanship and with mineral deposits, 4.5cm wide, with certificate of authenticity, Ex J Meador coll, Il,

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An African bronze 'Sankofa' (translation 'go back and fetch it') bird gold weight, Ashanti or Akan, circa 19th century, of stylised form, 4.5 cm high, with further bronze bird and pyramid weights, (3)

Sold: £60
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A Mesopotamian carved stone bull's head amulet, circa 3000-2000 BCE, 2cm long, with a core formed bead

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A Taino carved stone bird shamen, circa 1000-1500 AD, carved in the round with geometric decoration and having suspension holes, 4.5cm high

Sold: £250
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A collection of Canadian Neolithic 'Saskatchewan' flint arrowheads and tools in one box

Sold: £50
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An ancient Egyptian Pre Dynastic knapped flint spear head, Fayoum, circa 3000-4000 BCE, 4.5cm high, with three further tools and spearheads and a knife, (5) Ex J Meador coll, Il

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A collection of ancient Egyptian pre dynastic lithics, Faiyum, Egypt, circa 3000-4000 BC, to include a harpoon point, knife blades and arrow heads

Provenance: Private Washington Collection

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An Egyptian carved steatite scarab beetle, New Kingdom, circa 1500-1000 BCE, the base decorated with Bes flanked by flower heads, the faience bead chain bearing label 'Guaranteed genuine Blanchard's Museum, Cairo, Egypt, 4cm high x 2.75cm wide, Ex J Meador coll, Il

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A Hawaiian Islands basalt adze, circa 17th-18th century, reputedly in the same family since King Kamehameha, with letter of provenance, 6cm long

Sold: £150
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A Pre Columbian Toltec carved obsidian stemmed dart or lanceolate spearhead, circa 950-1150 AD, of slender and knapped form, 8.5cm high, comes with certificate of authenticity, Ex J Meador coll, Il

Sold: £170
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A Viking bronze necklace, circa 9th-12th century, having three waisted spiral sections separated with multiple rings, mounted, 38cm high x 24cm wide

Sold: £90
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Four Roman terracotta vases, circa 100-200 AD, tallest 9cm high, three Roman terracotta oil lamps, (7)

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A Mayan carved stone pounder, circa 600-900 A.D. of waisted circular form and decorated to the top, together with a Mayan terracotta bowl, 15cm diam, Ex J Meador coll, Il,

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An ancient Greek Athenian blackware tazze/ wine cup, circa 400-600 BCE, 2 slender pierced upturned handles raised on circular socle, circa 21cm wide, with a Roman glazed pottery tazza by repute from Pergamos of foliate decoration , (a/f) and a Greek style painted pottery dish

Sold: £140
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A collection of ancient American First Nations Neolithic carved stone arrowheads and spearheads, 2000-3000 BCE found by repute at Wyocena and Oregon, some obsidian, Ex J Meador coll, Il

Sold: £110
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A collection of Japanese Jomon obsidian arrowheads, circa 2500-1500 BCE, with a cased set of Jomon arrowheads and shark's teeth, the case bearing label 'contents excavated in Aomori Prefecture Japan. Origin is Ancient Jomon culture.' Together with further Jomon stone arrowheads, Ex J Meador coll, Il

Sold: £130
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