The Phoenician Alphabet, circa 1400 BC.
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!
Punic/Phoenician Necklace National Archeological Museum - Cagliari
Phoenicians, the master traders and sailors of their time. Thanks! @justinsummey
Phoenician Alphabet - which rose the Greek alphabet, and then the Roman alphabet and more recently the modern Western Alphabets - including the Latin and Cyrillic alphabets
Phoenician coin with alphabetic consonants (the Phoenician alphabet had NO vowels)
Silver Tetradrachm from Byblos, Phonecia, (c. 544 BC) A hippocamp swims below a Phonecian galley with 3 hoplites aboard. On the reverse, a lion attacks a bull, inscription above.
A PHOENICIAN GOLD AND GARNET PENDANT, CIRCA 8TH/6TH CENTURY B.C.
Rare Phoenician Owl - Tridacne (shell). Phoenician, ca. 8th century B.C.E…
Full Phoenician Alphabet | Phoenician Alphabet Chart