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Cuneiform in Canaan: Cuneiform Sources from the Land of Israel in Ancient Times

One of the earliest surviving manifestations of the cultural heritage of the Land of Israel in ancient times is the use of the cuneiform script, from the Middle Bronze Age to the Iron Age...
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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. SHIPPING:$11
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787761
"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

Language(s): English

Cover: Cloth

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...
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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 ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787755
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...
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Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem: Guide to the Collection, Third Edition, 2002.

ENGLISH. 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.

Soft Cover.

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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787753
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

Description

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...
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The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection - A

Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins

Ya’akov Meshorer

The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of some 800 ancient means of payment, weights, and coins found in the collection of the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum at the University of Haifa

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The Contents of the Catalogue:

Ancient Means of Exchange

Introduction

Metal Ingots as Means of Exchange

W...
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection

West-Semitic Seals, Eighth-Sixth Centuries BCE

by Nahman Avigad, Michael Heltzer, and Andre Lemaire, Edited by Ronny Reich

Hecht Museum / University of Haifa

Bibliographic info: 179 pages

Language(s): English and Hebrew

Cover: Cloth

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The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of 140 inscribed seals from the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum Collection at the University of H...
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'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

Ya'el D...
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Phoenicians on the Northern Coast of Israel in the Biblical Period

Hecht Museum, University of Haifa

Curators: Avner Raban and Robert R. Stieglitz

llustrated .

The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:

Ofra Rimon - Preface

Avner Raban & Robert R...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787551
STILLWELL, AGNES NEWHALL & BENSON, J.L, CORINTH Volume XV Part III, The Potter's Quarter: The Pottery, The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Princeton, 1984

From the Results Conducted by The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and with contributions by Alan L. Boegehold and Cedric G. Boulter, the artifacts presented here have great value apart from the circumstances of their finding...
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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...
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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)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0714111457

ISBN-13: 978-0714111452

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. ...
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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...
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Antike Glastkunst im Israel Museum/La Verrerie Ancienne au Musee d'Israel

Soft cover 64 pgs.

Size: 8.6åXå10.8Inch Language: French,German.

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The Wonders of Ancient Glass at the Israel Museum.

Yael Israeli.

63 pages.

In French/German (one volume).

A small catalogue showing the highlights of the Israel Museum?s glass collection.

54 color plates .

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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...
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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...