All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pre AD 1000 item #792225 (stock #L.89)
c. 7th-11th Century A.D.

A mold made ovoid lamp with wide raised rims by central hole and knobbed handle. Very well defined carinations, concentric circles containing various geometric designs on body of vessel. Three concentric circles on base. Nice, natural patina. In excellent and original condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #791942 (stock #L.334)
c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.

A mold made oil lamp with double convex body with sharp carination. A small convex rim, set off with a double molding from the shoulder, flat base with small workshop mark and a small handle. Decoration on body and nozzle. Made of orange clay with reddish orange slip. Found in the Holy Land. In excellent and original condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #791932 (stock #L.350)
c. 2nd-1st century B.C.

Moldmade of cream clay with double convex body and long nozzle , triangular in shape , raised ring surrounding the wide filling hole, a slight circular base. Red slip on upper part of body and rim with radiating lines in relief.

Found in Jerusalem. In excellent and original condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #791915 (stock #L.326)
c. 3rd - 1st century BC.

Mold made of reddish clay with red slip. Composed of a double convex body with long nozzle . Radiating lines in relief on rim and small amphora on nozzle. Earthy patina present. Found in Judea. In very good condition.

3.62 x 2.28 x 1.1 inches (9.2 x 5.8 x 2.8 cms)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #791671
c. 300-500 AD

Three sicilice (22 grams), with concentric circles on both sides. In very good condition with nice, black patina.

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Bibliography:

David Hendin, “Ancient Scale Weights and Pre Coinage Currency of the Near East”, (New York, 2007)

“Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times”, (University of Haifa, 2001)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #791666
c. 400-600 A.D.

Three Uncia ( 80.2 g based on a Libra of 320 g ). In excellent condition with natural, green patina.

30 mm x 30mm x 8 mm

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Bibliography:

David Hendin, “Ancient Scale Weights and Pre Coinage Currency of the Near East”, (New York, 2007)

“Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times”, (University of Haifa, 2001)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre 1492 item #791624
Reign of King Levon The Great (1199-1219 A.D.)

Obverse: Levon seated facing on throne ornamented with lions, holding cross and fleur-de-lys.

Reverse: Crowned lion advancing left; patriarchal cross behind; cinquefoil in left field.

Cilician Armenia coin. In very good condition

27mm diameter; 5.62 g

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pre AD 1000 item #791385 (stock #L.77)
c. 7th-11th Century A.D.

A large mold made ovoid lamp on a circular foot and knobbed handle. Raised rim around fill hole surrounded by Concentric circles filled with varying geometric forms on the body. The nozzle also decorated with geometric forms. Detail on lamp still well defined. Excellent and original condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #791377
c. 1st Century A.D.

Carved from fine white marble, the roman god Bacchus (Dionysos in Greek) is depicted with weight on his left leg, naked except for an animal skin draped over left shoulder, mounted.

14.25 inches (36 cms) high.

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Bacchus (Greek Dionysos) was the god of wine...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pre AD 1000 item #791111 (stock #S.22.A)
Middle Bronze Age, ca. 1650-1500 BC

This scarab depicts a crocodile displayed vertically next to a falcon-headed figure, a design that is well-attested to on late Middle Bronze Age Canaanite scarabs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #790769
Early Herodian Period; c. 37 B.C.-30 A.D.

Unique Herodian Oil Lamp with two spatulated nozzles, a wide filling hole, and a flat bottom. Found in the Holy Land. In very good condition.

4.8 x 3.62 x 1.5 inches (12.2 x 9.2 x 3.8 cms)

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Joan Goodnick Westenholz, ed., “Let There Be Light – Oil-Lamps from the Holy L...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #790433 (stock #P.964)
c. 2nd Millennium B.C.

A large round bodies amphora with everted rim and two handles each with a head of a fertility goddess.

In very good and original condition.

6.5 inches (17 cms) high; 7 inches (18 cms) diameter

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The Hittites were an ancient Anatolian people who spoke a language of the Anatolian branch of the Indo-Europ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #789844
An authentic ancient biblical Iron Age reddish terracotta jar with a long spout and a shaped neck (RARE)

Dated from, 1000 - 800 BC "Time of King David"

Measurements: Height: 13 cm - Width: 10 cm

Condition: Excellent archaeological condition not repaired and not restored with nice patina

Found near Jerusalem, Holy Land

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #789772
You are considering a rare ancient Late Bronze Age black burnished terracotta wine jug, dated from, 1550 -1200 BC

Measurements: Height: 15 cm - Width 9.5 cm

Condition: Neck repaired as shown otherwise intact

Found in Samaria north of Jerusalem, Israel

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #789723
You are considering a beautiful ancient Greek terracotta wine measuring jug with an engraved line design around the neck

Dated from, 300 BC

Measurements: Height:18 cm - Width: 8 cm

Condition: Intact, not repaired and not restored with beautiful patina

Found in Hebron "City of Abraham" south of Jerusalem, Israel

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Byzantine : Pre AD 1000 item #789049 (stock #Z.249)
c. 4th-6th CENTURY A.D

Scale In the form of a rectangular sectioned beam with conical terminals, engraved on two faces with graded divisions; one end of the beam with three attachment rings on different faces with two remaining suspended hooks, two additional hooks suspended on chains from a collar and lead weight. Found in the Holy Land. Light green patina. In excellent and original condition.

11.7 inches (29 cms)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #788800
c. 98-117 A.D.

A Roman silver denarius set in a modern, handmade, 18K gold setting. In fine condition.

Obverse: Laureate bust of Emperor Trajan facing right, with draped left shoulder.

Reverse : Aequitas seated facing left holding cornucopia & scales

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In Roman mythology, Aequitas, also known as Aecetia, was the minor goddess of fair trade ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #787935
The lid with two red-figure female heads on opposite sides, floral design on opposite sides, vertical lines around perimeter and a rosette on the knob handle, bowl on a round low foot and with twin handles. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 6 3/8 inches bowl handle span. Bowl and lid intact. From an old New Jersey collection.