A fascinating ancient biblical Iron Age pottery Zoomorphic wine vessel. The liquids could be poured through the orifice in the animal's head. Fashioned of warm terracotta, its simple curves, appealing shape, strength and charm have transported it from the mystical past, so that it can continue to delight the beholder of today.
A real master piece which would simply add a major addition to the finest biblical antiq ...click for details
Aweidah Gallery is pleased to offer this rare ancient Roman soft limestone patera with black paint pigment on the rim, dating from, 100 - 300 AD
Patera, a round shallow dish or vase used by the Romans, (who adopted it from the Etruscans,) at their religious ceremonies, either in making libations of wine to the gods, or in recieving the blood of sacrificial victims. On Roman coins and other monuments the patera is placed ...click for details
Aweidah Gallery is pleased to present to your this extremely rare ancient Cypriot "Late Bronze Age" Bull-shaped Rython, dated from, 1200 BC
Long Cylindrical hollow body. Short neck with ridge for dewlap and a filling-hole on its nape, short narrow tubular muzzle with spout for pouring; upright horns, tiny ears, impressed pellets for eyes, short legs, tail in relief along hind-quarters of body; flat loop hand ...click for details