Aweidah Gallery is pleased to offer this important massive figure of the Phoenician Goddess TA’NIT with her right raised in blessing and her left hand in the Abhay Mudra -- the mudra of 'no fear', used both to signify "I'm a friend" and also to cultivate 'no fear'! dating between 7th – 5th Centuries BC.
Ta'Nit was the Phoenician's name for the Great Goddess, the Feminine aspect ...click for details
An Elamite clay figure of the goddess Astarte, depicted nude with her hands cupped beneath her breasts and with elaborate coiffure, wearing bracelets, earrings and a necklace with pendant hanging between her breasts
Dated from, Middle Elamite period, 1350 BC
Ishtar (Akkadian), Astarte (Phoenician), or Inanna (Sumerian) was the most impor ...click for details
Aweidah Gallery is pleased to offer this extremely rare Roman painted pottery wine amphora known by the Jerusalem pottery (PSEUDO -NABATAEAN) dating to the first Century AD.
They became known as Pseudo-Nabataean Ware because of their resemblance to the fine Nabataean painted wares which are characteristic to the Nabataeans. Some vessels were indistinguishable from the real Nabataean painted Ware ...click for details
From Jerusalem, an ancient Byzantine gold coin of Emperor ARCADIUS, dated from, 377 - 408 AD
Arcadius was born in Spain around AD 377, the son of Theodosius the Great and Aelia Flavia Flaccilla. His father raised him to the rank of co-Augustus of the east in AD 383, though due to his young age it was a solely ceremonial title at first. Flavius Arcadius ( 377/ 378 - May 1, 408) was a Roman Emperor (rule ...click for details