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Interesting Illustration of Phoenicians

Phoenicia >>> Superimposed over a map of the modern boundaries. I hadn't realised that Phoenicia extended into territories that are now part of Israel and Syria, as well as Lebanon. Now I know!

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Gilded bronze cuirass, Phoenician, Ksour-es-Sal, Tunisia, 3rd C. B.C., dates to the Punic Wars with Rome. Musee du Bardo, Tunis, Tunisia

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Ancient Phoenician Relics Unearthed in Lebanon

Bronze symbol of Tanit, the Phoenician Goddess found in 2014 at the Freres College dIg in Sidon, Lebanon. The artifacts are from various periods, the oldest is a public building from the 3rd millenium BCE.

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Three bearded head pendants,protective amulets. Sand-core glass (4th-3rd BCE) from Carthage, Tunisia 6 cm

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Hand denoting prayer? Note the 2 doves and petalled icon in the triangle section. Palm tree pattern on the body of caduceus.

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