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...
Illness and Healing in Ancient Times
Hecht Museum, University of Haifa
Nili Shupak -And Joseph Commanded His Servants the Physicians to Embalms His Father’ (Genesis 50:2):
The Physicians in the Joseph Story
Rivka Gerst - Gods of Medicine in the Greek and Roman World
Joe Zias - Health and Healing in the Land of Israel - A Paleopathological Perspective
Karl Reinhard and Peter Warnock - Archaeoparasitiology and the Analysis of the Latrine Pit Soils from the City...
"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...
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.
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 ...
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...
The Goddess of Sha'ar Hagolan: Excavations at a Neolithic Site in Israel (Hardcover)
by Yosef Garfinkel (Author)
106 color photos.
Publisher: Israel Exploration Society (2004)
The ancient settlement of Sha'ar Hagolan in the Jordan Valley has been intensively excavated in recent years and now is considered the main center of prehistoric art in Israel--and possibly the world...
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.
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...
Animals from the Leo Mildenberg Collection
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. ...
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...
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. This new volume replaces Meshorer's classic Ancient Jewish Coinage (Vols. I & II) in a single book, fully expanded and updated as a new work and comprising all of the latest theories and information in this field...
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...
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.
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...