• AUD $1,600.00

    Ancient Bactrian Gold Necklace.

    An exciting, light necklace featuring a hollow sheet gold Bactrian "Portrait or face possibly of a God" flanked with a range of more ancient Carnelian beads, most with fine dots or lines, bleached into their surfaces.  These are graduated down to some quite tiny Carnelian barrels, such tiny beads are said to represent extreme...
  • AUD $1,600.00

    Ancient Bactrian Gold Goddess Necklace

    An exciting, light necklace featuring a circular pendant, a hollow sheet gold Bactrian "Mother Goddess", flanked with two ovoid Carnelian beads, spaced with tiny Carnelian barrels, most with fine dots or lines, bleached into their surfaces.  These agate cylinders are reminiscent of those in Zuni Heishi necklaces, and made with the same...
  • AUD $560.00

    Bactrian Small "Lidded" Bronze Makeup Bottle

    Ancient bronze tripod bottle for storing and applying, “Kohl” a protective/medicinal black eyeliner. Back in about 350 BC, some of “Alexander the Greats” Greek troops remained behind in Afghanistan, as his Empire broke up, forming their own kingdom, called Bactria, (after which the camels were named.) This small oxidized bronze...
  • AUD $220.00

    Ancient Islamic Bone "gaming piece"

        Cylindrical, slightly tapered, hollow bone “gaming piece”, with incised bands and circles. Similiar to Hittite compass inscribed pieces. The bone has been filled with a “ceramic like” packing, and the top sculpted to a nipple. Has obviously, been buried and still retains some residual mud. The “golden” bone...