Women at the Time of the Bible by Miriam Vamosh (Abingdon Press: 2008)
A fascinating exploration of life during Bible times.
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.
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...
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...
S. Loffreda, Light and Life. Ancient Christian Oil Lamps of the Holy Land..
Jerusalem 2001. 56 pp.; colour ills.
Preface - Introduction - Types of oil lamps - Some inscriptions - Signficance of the oil lamps - Conclusion.
Currently out of Print.
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...
"MEASURING AND WEIGHING IN ANCIENT TIMES"
Raz Kletter 'Four hundred shekels of silver, what is that between you and me?’ (Genesis 23: 15): Weights and Weighing in Eretz Israel in Antiquity
Avner Raban Jars and Standard Volume
Gerald Finkielsztejn Administration and Trade in the Hellenistic Period: Dating and Standards of Measures
Gerald Finkielsztejn A Lead Weight from the Hecht Collection
Shraga Qedar Weights of Eretz-Israel in the Roman...
Phoenicians on the Northern Coast of Israel
in the Biblical Period
Hecht Museum, University of Haifa
Curators: Avner Raban and Robert R. Stieglitz
The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:
Ofra Rimon - Preface
Avner Raban & Robert R...
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...
Canaanite Gods in Metal: An Archaeological Study of Ancient Syro-Palestinian Figures [Tel Aviv] (Paperback)
by Ora Negbi (Author)
Institute of Archaeology, Tel Aviv University, 1976. 1976, 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. Xxv, 192 pp. plus section of 64 plates, 150 figures, extensive biblio.
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.
Currently out of Print.
Paperback: 64 pages .
Publisher: University of California Press (July 3, 1992).
Language: English .
ISBN-10: 0520080319 .
ISBN-13: 978-0520080317 .
book Dimensions: 9.5 x 7 x 0.2 inches.
Shipping Weight: 7 ounces.
About this book: The sheer abundance of pottery found on Roman sites throughout Europe and Asia makes it essential to our understanding of the ancient societies that created it...
Signed PERSONALLY BY THE AUTHOR .
HENDIN, DAVID, Guide to Biblical Coins, 3rd Edition, Amphora, New York, 1996.
Lists more than 525 different coins according to a new numbering system that will not conflict with previous editions. Many new line drawings have been added, dramatically expanding Hendin's previous edition, and all new photographs of more than 400 coins...
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. ...
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...
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...
Ancient Pottery of Transjordan.
An Introduction Utilizing Published Whole Forms-Late Neolithic through Late Islamic.
by Ralph E. Hendrix, Philip R. Drey, and J...
Animals from the Leo Mildenberg Collection
Illustrated . Universitry of Haifa
Leo Mildenberg The Neo-Assyrian Lion Head and the Birth of Coinage
Dani Nadel Hunters, Graves, and Art: Animal Bones in Prehistoric Sites in Israel
Nili Shupak Animal Drawings in Ancient Egypt: The Worlds First 'Mickey Mouse'
Sonia Klinger Animals in Greek Art
Silvia Rozenberg The Depiction of Animals in Wall Paintings of the Second Temple Period