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. ...
Origins of the Alphabets: Introduction to Archaeology.
Paperback: 72 pages
Book Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.5 x 0.3 inches
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Read about the development of alphabets and scripts, the evolution of modern letter forms, more.
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...
Publications of the Archaeology Wing , The Israel Museum Jerusalem.
The Immortals of Ancient Egypt:From the Abraham Gutterman Collection of Ancient Egyptian Art
Dr.Daphna Ben-Tor, Curator of Egyptian Archaeology at Israeli Museum in Jerusalem)
175 pages, softcover
A glimpse into the Egyptian aspiration for immortality conveyed through 144 objects from the Abraham Gutterman Collection, now at the Israel Museum.
103 black and white plates, 17 color plates, and 2 illustrations...
"MEASURING AND WEIGHING IN ANCIENT TIMES"
Raz Kletter 'Four hundred shekels of silver, what is that between you and me?’ (Genesis 23: 15): Weights and Weighing in Eretz Israel in Antiquity
Avner Raban Jars and Standard Volume
Gerald Finkielsztejn Administration and Trade in the Hellenistic Period: Dating and Standards of Measures
Gerald Finkielsztejn A Lead Weight from the Hecht Collection
Shraga Qedar Weights of Eretz-Israel in the Roman...
Antike Glastkunst im Israel Museum/La Verrerie Ancienne au Musee d'Israel
Soft cover 64 pgs.
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The Wonders of Ancient Glass at the Israel Museum.
In French/German (one volume).
A small catalogue showing the highlights of the Israel Museum?s glass collection.
54 color plates .
LOFFREDA, STANISLAO Holy Land Pottery at the Time of Jesus. Early Roman Period (63 BC - 70 AD)
116pp. coloured illustrations.
Preface - Introduction - Dating - Amphorae -Jugs and juglets - Bowls, cups and plates - Cooking vessels - Oil lamps - A concluding look - Abbreviations - Captions to the illustrations - Contents.
Knights of the Holy Land:The Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem
Edited by Silvia Rozenberg
Exhibition catalogue, 325 pages, softcover
A comprehensive study of the Crusaders and their impact on the Holy Land
26 black and white plates, 240 color plates, and 18 illustrations.
The Israel Museum, Publications of the Archaeology Wing.
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...
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...
Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem: Guide to the Collection, Third Edition, 2002.
A walking guide to the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem permanent exhibition, 147 pages with color photographs. Including a comprehensive fold-out time-line: a chronological chart of major events in the Ancient Near East.
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...
Paperback: 64 pages .
Publisher: University of California Press (July 3, 1992).
Language: English .
ISBN-10: 0520080319 .
ISBN-13: 978-0520080317 .
book Dimensions: 9.5 x 7 x 0.2 inches.
Shipping Weight: 7 ounces.
About this book: The sheer abundance of pottery found on Roman sites throughout Europe and Asia makes it essential to our understanding of the ancient societies that created it...
'There is no city more beautiful, nor any better filled with all good things'
(al-Maqdisi, 985 CE).
Curators: Avner Raban, Ya'el D. Arnon and Rachel Pollak .
The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:
Avner Raban - Foreword
Ron Toueg - The Urban Planning of Islamic Caesarea