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Date of the auction: 19.11.2019

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A MEDIEVAL BRONZE ENAMEL BELT BUCKLE The buckle is decorated with enameled foliate and swirling designs in white, blue and ochre, the border in alternating colours interspersed with C-shapes, with four attachment loops at one end, 8.3cm long. Provenance: Property from the collection of Theo Sarmas

Lot #: 155

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF BYZANTINE GLAZED BOWL FRAGMENTS Including five fragments with sgraffito designs, four with green and ochre glaze on a cream ground, one with a dark ochre ground, and a fragment with a dark brown glaze and an ochre glazed pattern, each fragment set within a modern reproduction pottery

Lot #: 156

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO TERRACOTTA AMPULLAE Circa 6th - 7th Century A.D. Including a flask with typical bulbous body and small circular loop handles, flanking the short neck, the body decorated with a cross in raised relief, with a repeated pattern of incised concentric circles, 9.3cm high; and a miniature flask, with

Lot #: 157

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN INSCRIBED ISLAMIC PLAQUE Of octagonal form, with elongated long sides, the surface of the plaque is covered in rows of Arabic text, 4.8cm long. Provenance: Old private collection, acquired in the 1960s - 1970s; French private collection

Lot #: 158

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN ORDOS BRONZE BLADE With a large, cleaver-like blade, the end curving upwards, with a sharp cutting edge, the opposing edge decorated with a raised double hook motif, surmounting a border of incised decoration in the form of swirling patterns, the handle incised with a depiction of a recumbent

Lot #: 159

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN PRE-DYNASTIC POTTERY VESSEL Predynastic Period, Naqada II, Circa 3600 - 3200 Of globular form, with a disc rim and lug pierced lug handles, the body decorated with spiral decoration and wavy bands in umber slip, 13cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 160

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN POTTERY VESSEL Predynastic Period, Circa 3500 - 3100 B.C. With ovoid body tapering to a flat base, the rounded shoulder is surmounted by an everted rim, with pie-crust handles, 22cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 161

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN POTTERY JAR The rounded body tapers down to the slightly flared, flat foot, with a short neck and circular mouth, 23cm high. Provenance: Ex Bonhams, 26 April 2001, Lot 165; UK private collection; Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 162

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A LARGE EGYPTIAN BLACK-TOPPED POTTERY JAR Predynastic Period, Naqada II - I, Circa 4000 - 3200 B.C. The large ovoid body tapering to a pointed base, with an everted lip, 38.5cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 163

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN SCHIST PALETTE Predynastic Period, Naqada I, Circa 3600 - 3200 B.C. In the form of a bird, with a rounded body, short neck and beaked head, with a small recessed eye, and piercing on the back, 8.5cm high, 15.5cm long. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired

Lot #: 164

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Of typical mummiform holding a crook and flail, a seedbag over the left shoulder, inscribed with lines of hieroglyphic text, 17.5cm high. Provenance: Gottfried &Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 165

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI FOR ANKH-HAP Late Period, 26th Dynasty, Circa 664 - 525 B.C. Of typical mummiform, holding the crook and flail, a seedbag over the left shoulder, with nine lines of hieroglyphic text inscribed, 18cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 166

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL New Kingdom, Circa 1550 - 1069 B.C. With a piriform body that tapers to the raised rim, with a rounded base, encircled by a notched band in raised relief imitating a twisted rope, 14.7cm high. Provenance: Gottfried &Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to

Lot #: 167

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN FRAGMENTARY CORE-FORMED GLASS VESSEL New Kingdom, 18th - 19th Dynasty, Circa 1550 - 1185 B.C. The cylindrical vessel decorated with yellow, white and turquoise 'feathering', 6cm high. Provenance: Private collection, UK; Anonymous sale, Bonham's, London, 26 April 2001, lot 221; Private

Lot #: 168

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER JAR New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, Circa 1550 - 1295 B.C. Of banded alabaster, with a long tapering body and high looped lug handles, 26cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 169

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSEL Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. The squat vessel stands on a flat base, with a rounded shoulder surmounted by a slightly everted round rim, 17cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 170

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN ALABASTER VESSELS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including a slender alabastron, formed of banded alabaster, tapering to the narrow mouth, 11.5cm high; and a larger alabastron, 19cm high, (2) Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 171

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER ALABASTRON Late Period, Circa 1000 - 332 B.C. The piriform body, with a rounded base, tapers to the slim neck surmounted by the slightly convex lip, 17.5cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 172

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION UDJAT EYE RING New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, Amenophis III - Amarna Period, Circa 1390 - 1336 B.C. The turquoise ring with a bezel in the form of an openwork udjat eye, 1.9cm internal diameter. Provenance: Gottfried &Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to

Lot #: 173

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION UDJAT EYE RING New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, Amenophis III - Amarna Period, Circa 1390 - 1336 B.C. The bezel in the form of an openwork udjat eye, the scelera of the eye filled in white, 1.8cm internal diameter. Provenance: Gottfried &Helga Hertel collection, Cologne

Lot #: 174

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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THREE EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including an amulet of the dwarf god Pataikos, depicted nude, 2.2cm high; a baboon-headed amulet, depicted striding, with a suspension loop, 3.5cm high; and an amulet of a striding Nephthys, 3.1cm high, (3) Provenance

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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THREE EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including an ibis amulet, depicted seated with dark blue glaze applied to the tail, and a suspension loop behind the head, 2.5cm high, 3cm long; an amulet of striding Tauret, of typical form, with a hippopotamus's head and

Lot #: 176

Estimate: £250 - £450

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF SEKHMET Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Depicted wearing a sun disc and uraeus headdress and a close-fitting ankle-length dress, lion-headed Sekhmet stands with arms clasped to her sides, her facial features finely incised, 15.5cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga

Lot #: 177

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN SCHIST HEART SCARAB Third Intermediate Period, Circa 1069 - 656 B.C. Naturalistically carved, with incised wing cases, legs and head, 5.7cm long. Provenance: Gottfried &Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 178

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULET OF PATAIKOS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. The dwarf god is depicted naked, with short, muscular limbs, a drilled navel, his hands resting on his large belly, his head resting on his shoulders, with a heavy brow surmounting lozenge-shaped eyes, and large ears

Lot #: 179

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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AN EGYPTIAN SEATED FIGURE OF CHILD HORUS Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Finely depicted, Horus sits with his legs together, arms bent at the elbow and wearing a sidelock and a frontal uraeus, 12.5cm high. Provenance: Gottfried & Helga Hertel collection, Cologne, acquired prior to 1995

Lot #: 180

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF BONHAM'S CATALOGUES Including Bonham's, London, Antiquities, 28 November 2017; two copies of Bonham's, London, Antiquities, 6 July 2017; three copies of Bonham's, London, Antiquities, 21 April 2005; Bonham's, London, Antiquities, 20 October 2005; Bonham's, London, Antiquities, 14 July

Lot #: 182

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF CHRISTIE'S CATALOGUES Including Christie's, New York, Ancient Glass formerly in the G. Sangiorgi Collection, 3 June 1999; Christie's, New York, Ars Amatoria; The Haddad Family Collection of Ancient Erotic and Amuletic Art, 17 December 1998; three copies of Christie's, London, Fine

Lot #: 183

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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TWO EGYPTIAN MUMMY BEAD NECKLACES Late Period, Circa 664 - 332 B.C. Including a restrung necklace composed of blue glazed composition tubular beads, interspersed with miniature disc beads, with five drops terminating in glazed composition lotus flower beads; and a restrung necklace composed of

Lot #: 184

Estimate: £250 - £450

Date: 19 Nov 2019

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A GROUP OF GLAZED COMPOSITION AMULETS Late Period - Ptolemaic Period, Circa 664 - 30 B.C. Including a figure of Thoth as a baboon, wearing a horned sun-disc crown, a figure of Pataikos, a Bes amulet, a shabti fragment and a frog amulet, mounted on a modern swivel ring setting, (5) Provenance

Lot #: 185

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Nov 2019