All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #794811 (stock #G.7580-2004)
c. 1st Century B.C.- 1st Century A.D.

A rare light blue glass beads necklace in excellent condition. Found in Jerusalem.

25 inches (64 cms)

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Bibliography:

Yael Israeli, “The Wonders of Ancient Glass at the Israel Museum”, (Jerusalem, 1998)

N. Kunina, “Ancient Glass in The Hermitage Collection”, (St...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #788791
117-120 A.D.

Minted during the beginning of Hadrian’s reign (c. 117-138 A.D.) this coin grades a nice VF, with clear to bold devices, most legends visible, and an attractive portrait of Hadrian. A pleasing example of roman silver coin. Set in a modern, handmade, 18K gold pendant.

Obverse: The laureate bust of Hadrian facing right, drapery on far shoulder, with legends IMP.CAES.TRAIAN.HADRIANO.AVG.DIVI.TRA...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #788736
c. 350-450 A.D.

A cosmetic jar made of greenish glass with rounded body, wide neck and collared rim. An attached handle from rim to shoulder on either side. Applied dark turquouise thread decoration on body. Iridescence present. Found in Jerusalem. Excellent and original condition.

3.7 inches (9.1 cms) high; 2.6 inches (5.7 cms) diameter

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #788719
c. 3rd Century A.D.

Made of blue-green glass this handblown cosmetics jar consists of a rounded body, concaving base and collar-like rim. Three handles are trailed from the shoulder to the rim in the style of a hydria. Silver iridescence. Found in Jerusalem. In excellent and original condition.

2.4 inches (6.1 cms) diameter; 3.8 inches (9.8 cms) high

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #788442
c. 1st Century A.D.

Made of deep green glass, with small globular body and long cylindrical neck with slightly everted rim. Found in Bethlehem. In excellent and original condition.

3.15 inches (8 cms)

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Yael Israeli, “The Wonders of Ancient Glass at the Israel Museum”, (Jerusalem, 1998)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #788439
c. 1st Century A.D.

Made of sky blue glass, with small globular body and long cylindrical neck with slightly everted rim. Found in Bethlehem. In excellent and original condition.

3.5 inches (9 cms)

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Yael Israeli, “The Wonders of Ancient Glass at the Israel Museum”, (Jerusalem, 1998)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #788414
Reign of Emperor Trajan (98-117 A.D.)

Minted in Tyre, Phoenicia 103-110 A.D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #706813
This is an extremely rare Roman dark blue heavy rough glass block with superb silver "Rainbow" iridescence patina, said to have been found in a Roman glass work place northern Israel! The pictures tells 101 tales

Glass is formed when sand (silica), soda (alkali), and lime are fused at high temperatures. The color of the glass can be altered by adjusting the atmosphere in the furnace and by adding specific metal oxides to the glass "batch" (such as cobalt for dark blue, tin for opaque white,...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #680419 (stock #P.607. )
37 B.C.-70 A.D.

Made of reddish clay and wheel thrown, this large amphora also benefits from white painted decoration as well as a natural patina covering almost the entire body of the vessel. Two thick handles appear on either shoulder and it has a large, raised rim from which to pour the wine or olive oil stored within. This piece is extremely rare and of museum quality.

Known as Herodian because of its widespread use during the reign of Herod the Great in Israel (circa 37 BC to ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #680128 (stock #S.1991)
c. 1st-2nd Century A.D.

A cast silver eagle, perched on integral plinth, wings folded with excellent incised feather detail. Well defined facial features with articulate pupils.

Found in Israel. An extremely rare piece in very good condition.

1.34 inches (3.4 cms); 23.6 g

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The silver eagle was the ensign of the Roman Legion and the symb...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #611984 (stock #2943)
POTTERY OIL LAMP HOLY LAND – ROMAN “HERODIAN DYNASTY”
SECOND TEMPLE PERIOD
37 BC – 70 AD
Time of Jesus and King Herod the Great

Measurements:
Length: 8.5 cm
Width: 6 cm

Condition: Intact with nice earthy patina

Found in Bethlehem south of Jerusalem, Holy Land

A lamp such as this might have lit homes during the time of Jesus. A metaphor of joy and prosperity, for hope, for life itself, lamps have illuminated the path of civilizatio...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #70517 (stock #300 R B C)
A single lot containing 300 various Roman Bronze Coins. Various time periods and conditions. Found in the Holy Land.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #55649 (stock #V.C10.10.1)
c. 2nd Century A.D.-4th Century A.D.

A small and very nice collection of 18 Ancient Roman Bronze Coins. This lot includes coins of several Roman Emperors and denominations. Such as Emperor Diocletian 284-305 A.D.; Follis of Maximianus, 286-305 A.D.; Emperor Probus 276-282 A.D.; Emperor Licinius I, 308-324 A.D.; Emperor Constantius II 337-361 A.D.; Constantine I the Great 307 -337 A.D.; as well as others. The coins in this lot were found in deferent significant locations in the Holy ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #55647 (stock #V.C10.7.)
c. 1st Century A.D.-3rd Century A.D.

A small and very nice collection of 10 Ancient Roman Bronze Coins. This lot includes coins of several Roman Emperors and denominations. Such as Emperor Diocletian 284-305 A.D.; Follis of Maximianus, 286-305 A.D.; Emperor Probus 276-282 A.D.; Emperor Licinius I, 308-324 A.D.; Emperor Constantius II 337-361 A.D.; Constantine I the Great 307 -337 A.D.; as well as others. The coins in this lot were found in deferent significant locations in the Holy...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #55646 (stock #V.C10.7.)
c. 1st Century A.D.-3rd Century A.D.

A small and very nice collection of 10 Ancient Roman Bronze Coins. This lot includes coins of several Roman Emperors and denominations. Such as Emperor Diocletian 284-305 A.D.; Follis of Maximianus, 286-305 A.D.; Emperor Probus 276-282 A.D.; Emperor Licinius I, 308-324 A.D.; Emperor Constantius II 337-361 A.D.; Constantine I the Great 307 -337 A.D.; as well as others. The coins in this lot were found in deferent significant locations in the Holy...