This terracotta bust of Isis-Aphrodite was created during the Roman period, 100 B.C. to 100 A.D Isis is the Egyptian Goddess who conquered Rome
Sensuously modeled and delicately detailed terracotta bust represents Aphrodite-Isis, a goddess combining attributes of the Egyptian goddesses Isis and Hathor and the Greek goddess Aphrodite. She wears elaborate accessories, including an exaggerated calathos (the crown of E ...click for details
A finely crafted bronze axe-head with spiked butt. Short cylindrical shaft-hole cast with four raised horizontal moldings terminating at back in spur-like projections with conical terminals. The blade rises above the top of the shaft and springs from the third rib down at the bottom. Small area of incised linear design on top of blade above shaft-hole. See P.R.S Moorey, Catalogue of the Ancient Persian Bronzes in the Ashmolean Museum, plate 2, #14.
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Ancient Middle Bronze Age painted pottery jar “Chocolate on white ware”
'Chocolate-on-White' Ware is a ceramic type known from the region during the Middle Bronze Age II to the early Late Bronze Age I (ca 1600-1400 BC)
The Ware features elegant storage jars, platters and kraters painted with brown geometric motifs on a cream-coloure ...click for details