All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332980 (stock #PP005)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver pendant with incised branch detail.

Diameter: 34/22 mm; Weight: 10.55 g

Silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332979 (stock #PP006)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver pendant with Hebrew inscription.

Diameter: 27 mm; Weight: 10.40 g

Silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332978 (stock #pp014)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver lyre pendant.

Diameter: 30/20 mm; Weight: 4.5 g

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualities...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332977 (stock #pp032)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver harp pendant.

Diameter: 28/18 mm; Weight: 3.80 g

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualities...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332975 (stock #pp031)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver Star of David pendant.

Diameter: 22/26 mm; Weight: 4.10 g

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332974 (stock #pp010)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver pomegranate pendant.

Diameter: 15 mm; Weight: 2.85 g

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332973 (stock #pp008)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver trefoil pendant.

Diameter: 25 mm; Weight: 3.45 g

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332530 (stock #g.4)
Biblical Artifacts
$1,750.00
c. 3rd-4th Century CE

This elegant juglet is free blown using blue glass which through the blowing process has become almost clear, its true color is evident in the base of the vessel and the handle. The body is ovoid and leads to a slender neck terminating in a trefoil mouth with thickened rim. A handle is applied from shoulder to rim. A pontil mark is present on the slightly flattened base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1332520 (stock #g.1)
Biblical Artifacts
$2,850.00
c. 4th-5th Century CE

This shallow dish was free blown in pale green glass and sits on an applied ring base. The rim is everted with a slight ridge below.

Found in Jerusalem.

In very good condition with iridescence present.

Diameter: 24.13 cm (9.5 inches); Height: 3.81 cm (1.5 inches)

Custom Display Stand, Worldwide Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.

Export Approval No. 531020 from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1332140 (stock #constpen)
Biblical Artifacts
$5,800.00
Constantius I Chlorus as Caesar (c. 293-305 CE)

Ticinum Mint, c. 294 CE

Obverse: CONSTANTI-VS CAESAR. Laureate bust of Constantius I facing right.

Reverse: VIRTVS MILITVM. The four tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod before gate with six-turreted enclosure.

Coin in extremely fine condition. Found in Jerusalem.

Set in handmade 18K gold swivel pendant with black diamonds.

Weight: 13.4 g; Diameter: 25 mm

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1332135 (stock #julianpen)
Biblical Artifacts
$3,750.00
Reign of Julian II (355-363 CE)

Antioch Mint; 3 November 361- 26 June 363

Obverse: D N FL CL IVLI-ANVS P F AVG. Draped and cuirassed bust of Julian II wearing pearl diadem facing right.

Reverse: SECVRITAS REI PVB. Bull standing, facing right. Two stars above. ANTA between palm fronds in exergue.

Coin in extremely fine condition with natural Holy Land patina. Found in Bethlehem.

Set in 18K yellow gold pendant handmade in Israel.

Weight: 14.9g; D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1331989 (stock #pendant2)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver trefoil pendant.

Diameter: 1 inch (2.5 cm)

18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

Ships from the United States.

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualitie...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1330556 (stock #pendant1)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

A circular fragment of ancient Roman free blown glass with natural iridescence. Set in a handmade sterling silver trefoil pendant.

Diameter: 1 inch (2.5 cm)

16 or 18" silver chain, olive wood jewelry box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualities.

The iridescence present on t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1330555 (stock #earrings2)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

Made from two fragments of a Roman blue glass vessel with natural iridescence. Set in modern sterling silver earrings in the shape of pomegranates.

Diameter: .6 inches (1.5 cm)

Certificate of Authenticity, olive wood display box and free shipping included.

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualities.

The iridescence present on this example is the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1330553 (stock #earrings1)
c. 1st-3rd Century CE

Made from two fragments of a Roman blue glass vessel with natural iridescence. Set in modern sterling silver earrings.

Diameter: .6 inches (1.5 cm)

Certificate of Authenticity, olive wood jewelry box and free shipping included

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A precious commodity in the ancient world, glass was prized for its resemblance to crystal as well as its other aesthetic qualities.

The iridescence present on this example is the result of a series of ch...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1330548 (stock #solalbum)
This bronze coin showing Sol, the sun god, was minted in small quantities between 313 and 326 AD by Saint Constantine (307-337 CE), the Great—the Roman Emperor known as the "Thirteenth Apostle" in the East. A small quantity of these unique Roman bronze coins survived the passage of 17 centuries.

It was common for ancient religious beliefs to evolve and merge over time among interconnected cultures. Unlike many ancient religions based on solar worship, the Roman solar cult of Sol Invict...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1330540 (stock #gladiatoralb)
When we think of ancient Rome, we think first of the gladiators. These professional fighters delighted frenzied crowds in the Coliseum, doing battle with wild animals, with condemned criminals, and with one another, sometimes fighting to the death. The archetype of the gladiator has persisted for more than two thousand years, to the present day.

Derived from funeral rites practiced by the Etruscans in the 8th century BCE, Roman gladiatorial contests were not for the faint of hear—the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1330539 (stock #christ12alb)
In the 300 years between the death of Jesus and the death of Constantine the Great, Christianity went from being the nascent belief system of a few dozen disciples to the official religion of the mighty Roman Empire. Its meteoric rise is nothing short of miraculous. This remarkable collection tells the story in coins.

Gallienus issued the Edict of Toleration, making Christianity legal in the Empire for thefirst time. Claudius II Gothicus reversed this decision, persecuting Christians in t...