An ancient Greek face plate of a warrior’s shield "Shield boss", constructed of a thin hammered sheet with triple concentric circles stepped form, some remains of iron pin attachments. Minor edge roughness and losses, otherwise exc. cond.
Such shields as this would have been used by the Greeks in their battles with the persians in their aspiration to gain control of the Middle-East
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We are pleased to offer the opportunity for the ancient weapons collectors the chance to purchase this exquisite museum quality ancient full handled bronze short sword from the Bronze age Persia, dated from 1200 - 800 BC
It has a prominent raised mid-rib terminating proximally into the open loop of a "C".
Directly from Jerusalem, ancient biblical Iron Age painted pottery oil lamp. Wheel-made, hollow trumpet-shaped base with seven wide pushed in V-shaped spouts, reddish/brownish slip with traces of burning