Tetradrachm of Antioch with bust of Emperor Otho.
Obverse: Laureate bust of Otho to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle standing left on laurel branch, holding wreath in beak.
Crescent between legs. Palm branch at left.
Diameter: 25.2 mm. Weight: 14.40 gm...
SILVER COIN of Antioch with head of Emperor Domitian.
Obverse: Head of Domitian, laureate,
(Inscription in Greek)
Reverse: Eagle facing on thunderbolt, head right; wreath in beak; in right claw, palm branch.
(Inscription in Greek)
Date=Year 11 (A.D. 91/2)
Diameter: 25 mm...
Author: Augustus Spijkerman
Editor: Michele Piccirillo
Publisher: Franciscan Printing Press, Jerusalem, 1978
Historical and geographical introductions by M. Piccirillo.
Soft cover; XVI-322 pages; 82 plates.
Dimensions: 8.5 x 10.75 x 1.25 inches
In excellent condition.
Out of Print; Scarce.
A must have work for anyone interested in the study of Judean and Roman provincial coinage of the Holy Land.
About the Author:
Samarian Coinage (Publications of the Israel Numismatic Society: Numismatic Studies and Researches, Volume IX)
Author: Ya’akov Meshorer and Shraga Qedar
Publisher: Israel Numismatic Society, 1999
Hardcover; 128 pages; 31 plates
Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.9 x 0.7 inches
In excellent condition
Out of Print; Scarce
Both detailed and engaging, this book is the most recent and comprehensive work on the coinage of Ancient Samaria...
Coins of the Holy Land: The Abraham and Marian Sofaer Collection at The American Numismatic Society and the Israel Museum (Ancient Coins in North American Collections)
Author: Ya’akov Meshorer with Gabi Bijovsky and Wolfgang Fischer-Bossert...
GUIDE TO BIBLICAL COINS 5th Edition
By David Hendin
values by Hebert Kreindler
6 x 9 inch, study stitch-bound hardcover
with full color dustjacket
How has the book changed?
1. Complete listing of Judaea Capta series, the first time this has been assembled as a series in a single volume with other Judaean and Biblical coins, exceeding even the coins listed in the new Roman Imperial Coinage...
Glories of Ancient Greece, Vases and Jewelry From the Borowski Collection
Glories of Ancient Greece, Vases and Jewelry From the Borowski Collection , June 2001.
Exhibition catalog featuring the magnificent jewelry and ceramics of ancient Greece; such as earring, necklaces, wreathes and rings...
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...
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...
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.
"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...
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 ...
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...
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...
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection - A
Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins
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
The Contents of the Catalogue:
Ancient Means of Exchange
Metal Ingots as Means of Exchange
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
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...
'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