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Antiquity

Archaeology, architecture and artifacts of ancient times. Mostly from Europe and Egypt.
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A GREEK GOLD BRACELET HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 300 B.C.

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Sunrise, Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt Valley of the Kings by parallel-pam

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Landscape, Lifescape

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Gold pendant with glass bead, Roman, 2nd century B.C. to 1st century A.D.

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Gold diadem, Hellenistic, 200-100 B.C. From Alexandria, Egypt, this diadem was likely worn by a noblewoman of the time.

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Ancient Roman Glass necklace. Wow!

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According to legend, Rome was founded in 753 BC by Romulus and Remus, who were raised by a she-wolf

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Dog on a Leash, from Pompeii

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Such wreaths were used to adorn shrines and temples and were designed to follow the symbolism of particular gods, ivy denoted Dionysus, laurel for Apollo, wheat for Demeter, goddess of prosperity, olive branches for Athena, myrtle for Aphrodite, and Oak for Zeus.

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Marble sarcophagus with the Triumph of Dionysos and the Seasons, Roman, c. 260-270 AD, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

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The Crawford Cup, fluorite, Turkey, 50-100, Roman. One of two surviving fluorite cups.

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