Animals from the Leo Mildenberg Collection
Not Kosher: Forgeries of Ancient Jewish and Biblical Coins.
by David Hendin (Author).
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All of the more than 550 coins illustrated and discussed in this book are Not Kosher... in other words they are forgeries, often intended to deceive unwitting collectors...
Ancient Jerusalem Revealed presents the archaeological discoveries in Jerusalem from the mid-1970s through the 1980s and into the 1990s. It continues and complements the first volume of Jerusalem Revealed. Together, both volumes broadly summarize the results and achievements of the recent archaeological activities in Jerusalem, and testify to the tremendous efforts invested during the last two-and-a-half decades by Israeli scholars and archaeological institutions...
Out of Noah's Ark. Animals in Ancient Art from the Leo Mildenberg Collection, Patricia E. Mottahedeh, ed..
VERY NICE Catalog of the special exhibition.
196pp. catalogue of 155 items, coloured plates & bl.& wh. illustrations, bibliography,Hard cover.
Phoenicians on the Northern Coast of Israel
in the Biblical Period
Hecht Museum, University of Haifa
Curators: Avner Raban and Robert R. Stieglitz
The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:
Ofra Rimon - Preface
Avner Raban & Robert R...
Ancient Pottery of Transjordan.
An Introduction Utilizing Published Whole Forms-Late Neolithic through Late Islamic.
by Ralph E. Hendrix, Philip R. Drey, and J...
BAILEY, DONALD M. A Catalogue of the Lamps in the British Museum. IV Lamps of Metal and Stone, and Lampstands.
London, British Museum Press, 1996. With 192 plates. Cloth with dustjacket.
This fourth and final volume of the catalogue discusses almost 550 examples made of metal and a few of stone, and also some lampstands. The Museum's collection of metal lamps and stands are second to none in its quality and variety...
Catalog that accompanies a fascinating exhibition which delves into the formation and function of awe-inspiring monsters and supernatural composite creatures that were prominent in the imagination of the peoples of the ancient Near East and the classical world.
The catalogue is divided into four main chapters each with comprehensive articles on The Creatures of the Sea, Creatures of the Earth, Creatures of the Air and The Battles of the Gods and Mortals against the Monsters.
Edited by ...
"People of the Sea; The Search for the Philistines" by Trude Dothan and Moshe Dothan
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Company
Publication date: 1992
Bibliographic info: xii + 276 + 32 color plates
about the book :
The authors, both archaeologists and historians at universities in Israel, have devoted 30 years to studying the material culture and history of the Philistines, one of the sea people who migrated during the Late Bronze A...
Catalogue of the Aramaic and Mandaic Incantation Bowls in the British Museum
by J. B. Segal (Author), Henrietta C. D. McCall (Author)
Hardcover: 239 pages
Publisher: British Museum Press (January 2000)
Catalogue of the Aramaic and Mandaic Incantation Bowls in the British Museum By J. B. Segal with a contribution by E. O. C. Hunter. London; British Museum Press, 2000. Pp. 239; plates. ...
Islamic Art through the Ages
Masterpieces of the Islamic Museum of al-Haram al-Sharif (al-Aqsa Mosque) Jerusalem
Dr.Marwan F. Abu Khalaf, 1998
For the first time, the historical collection of artwork in the Islamic Museum of al-Haran al-Sharif is available in a full-color catalog...
Wine is one of the oldest beverages known to mankind. Since the dawn of civilization, it has been renowned for its power to impact joy, allay fears, foster inspiration, arouse love, and blur the boundaries between reality and fantasy. Owing to its ability to change one's mood and affect the senses, this remarkable beverage has been attributed with mysterious powers...
A Treasury of Jewish Coins (Hardcover).
by Ya'akov Meshorer (Author).
Originally published in Hebrew, A Treasury of Jewish Coins was awarded Israel's literary achievement Ben Zvi Prize in 2000...
Author: DK Publishing .
PUBLISHER: DK CHILDREN .
This is a timely exploration of the history and geography of the Middle East and the culture and accomplishments of the ancient Hebrews, Babylonians, Persians, and other civilizations that flourished there. Full-color photographs.
Here is an original and exciting look at the fascinating history of the Bible Lands. Stunning real-life photographs of everything from swords to statues and...
A Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collection By Noam Adler.JERUSALEM
Beautifully illustrated collection of more than 1,000 ancient oil lamps in the Adler Collection of Jerusalem, which has been featured in an exhibition at the Bible Lands Museum. This is a remarkable collection of lamps from 2200 BC up to the Crusader Period.
Over the ages, oil lamps have vividly reflected the customs and aspirations of diverse societies dwelling in the Holy Land
Let There Be Light – Oil lamps from the Holy Land, December 2004, accompanies the fascinating exhibition on the development of the oil lamp through three thousand years, from biblical times through the beginning of Islam. Exploring the cultures, religions and rituals of the Jews, Christians, Moslems and Samaritans in the Holy Land, the catalog explains the ...
Cradle of Christianity
Edited by: Yael Israeli and David Mevorah
224 pages pages (English)
Archaeological finds relating to the life and death of Jesus of Nazareth, and the beginning of Christianity, early churches, and pilgrimage to the Holy Land are shown in this comprehensive exhibition catalogue, offering a sense of the character of the Holy Land in the early days of Christianity.
English edition: 19 black and white photos, 181 color photos, and 42 drawings
Publications of the Arch...
Massier. L`introduction de la ceramique artistique sur la Cote D`Azur. 7 mai - 27 Septembre 2000 Musee Magnelli, musee de la Ceramique, Vallauris. Vallauris, Musee Magnelli. 2000. 184 p., numerous col. & b/w photos & drawings, 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 in., French, paperback. new.