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Ancient Jewellery, Weaponry and Classical Art – Discover the Highlights of Pax Romana’s Second Nov. Auction

For the second of our two November sales, following Masterpieces of Ancient Asia, Pax Romana Auctions will be hosting an auction celebrating Ancient Weaponry, Jewellery and Classical Art. This sale holds many breath-taking XRF tested pieces and artefacts that give you a unique view into the past. Not only are many of these lots wonderful additions to any collection, but the classical pieces can … Read More Ancient Jewellery, Weaponry and Classical Art – Discover the Highlights of Pax Romana’s Second Nov. Auction

What is Gandhara Art? – A Straight Forward Guide to Collecting Gandhara Art and its History

Antiquities are not just from ancient Rome, Greece and Egypt but can come all over the world. As the Roman Empire rose and fell, the Kushan Empire in Gandhara was flourishing in what is modern day Pakistan. The art that was created in this period has long been praised for its unique style and bold designs. Taking influence from a variety of different cultures, … Read More What is Gandhara Art? – A Straight Forward Guide to Collecting Gandhara Art and its History

Masterpieces of Ancient Asia – 8th November Asian Art Auction

Following on from their celebrated recent auction, Pax Romana are pleased to announce that on the 8th November they are holding their Masterpieces in Ancient Asian Art Auction. The pieces in this transport you through five thousand of years of history and across more than 7000km of Asia. From Han Dynasty China through to the Seljuk Empire and other Western Asiatic Civilisations. The 196 … Read More Masterpieces of Ancient Asia – 8th November Asian Art Auction

Wearing the Past – Why Wear Ancient Jewellery?

One of the constants through human history has been our love for jewellery and accessories. Whether that’s pre-historic seashell necklaces or medieval jewels. Victorian brooches or modern-day diamond earrings. Then as well as now, jewellery can represent its wearer and finish an outfit. Understandably, many of us put a lot of care and time into choosing the jewellery we purchase and it can be … Read More Wearing the Past – Why Wear Ancient Jewellery?

Invest in Antiquities – All you Need to Know about Ancient Art Investments

Ancient Art and Antiquities have a unique, undeniable and complex value. Firstly, people purchase them for enjoyment and study as part of a collection. Additionally, Ancient Jewellery can be worn to enhance an outfit for special occasions and a wide range of antiquities can be used in interior design. Their mix of aesthetic beauty and ability to tell stories is what also can make … Read More Invest in Antiquities – All you Need to Know about Ancient Art Investments

Ancient Animals – The Human Connection to Animals throughout History

Throughout time, the human connection to animals is undeniable. Whether it’s in food production, labour, companionship or travel, animals today still play an incredibly important role in our lives. In our modern world, day to day interactions with animals – aside from our beloved pets – are less frequent. Even so, images of animals are everywhere. A cute puppy picture on your phone’s lock … Read More Ancient Animals – The Human Connection to Animals throughout History