13 Jul 2012

art terracotta token JUDAIC TERRACOTTA TOKENJUDAIC TERRACOTTA TOKEN (26MM.)
4TH CENTURY CE.
$800

Description : Obverse: Showing the star of David in relief;
Reverse: Plain
A very interesting and rare item.
VERY FINE
Price : $800
13 Jul 2012

art terracotta lamps COLLECTION OF 10 OIL LAMPS

COLLECTION OF 10 OIL LAMPS
EARLY ROMAN 70-2ND CENTURY CE (4), LATE ROMAN 4TH CENTURY CE (2), BYZANTINE 5TH-6TH CENTURIES CE (3),

EARLY ISLAMIC 7TH-8TH CENTURIES (1)
$1,500

Description : Varying circular, ovoid or more elongated shapes, some with raised shoulders and assorted geometric designs, some with handles, mostly orange-buff ware
Price : $1,500
13 Jul 2012

art set of terracotta vessels 5 HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA VESSELS

COLLECTION OF 5 HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA VESSELS
LATE ROMAN/BYZANTINE, 3RD-5TH CENTURIES CE., TIME OF KING HEROD
$4,000

Description : Jugs and storage containers all with fine ridged bodies, one and two handled, varying shapes and sizes from 2 3/4″-6″ high, including an interesting twin container.By around 400 CE., Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Empire was urbanized and prosperous and had become the largest city in the world. Under powerful rulers, including Justin I and Justinian the Great, Byzantium flourished even as the Western Roman Empire was disintegrating. These are examples of some of the influences of well-crafted wares on potters’ wheels), circulating in the Holy Land at this time.By around 400 CE , Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine (Eastern Roman) Empire was urbanized and prosperous and had become the largest city in the world. Under powerful rulers, including Justin I and Justinian the Great, Byzantium flourished even as the Western Roman Empire was disintegrating. These are examples of some of the influences of well-crafted wares (on potters’ wheels), circulating in the Holy Land at this time.
Price : $4,000
13 Jul 2012

misc pot STAINED EARTHENWARE CHULENT POT

STAINED EARTHENWARE CHULENT POT
$4,500

Description : Falashan, early 20th centurywith two loop handles, lid with perforated designs and
central handle (slight chip)8″ high, 9 1/2″ diameter
Price : $4,500
13 Jul 2012

ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL HUGE ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL

HUGE ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL
$20,000

Description : Palestine, illuminations late 19th century, scroll Continental,early 19th centuryIn large format upper and lower borders exquisitely illuminated with vignettes of story of Esther. Vertical borders painted with stylized flowers, 30 lines per column.
Excellent condition.Width of scroll: 15 1/4 inches
Price : $20,000
13 Jul 2012

HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH

HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH
$5,000

Description : Gibraltarian, Marakhesh, dated 1912 Recording the marriage of Levi ben Kahasse to Yosephi bat Yosef, multi-coloured border of relevant biblical verses, surrounded by pillar motif centreing below the text, initials of the married couple in a monogram; above the text floral canopy and crown, heightened in silver/gilt Hebrew inscriptions, framed. Beautifully worked17″ x 24″
Price : $18,000
27 Jun 2012

LARGE BRASS AND SILVER FILIGREE MEZUZAH CASE LARGE BRASS AND SILVER FILIGREE MEZUZAH CASEUNUSUAL LARGE BRASS AND SILVER FILIGREE MEZUZAH CASE
$1,800

Description : Palestine, early 20th century, with engraved and pierced decorations and cut out letters for HaShem’s name, with semi-precious emerald stones 7 1/4″ high
Price : $1,800
27 Jun 2012

SILVER SHABBAT CANDELABRUM SILVER SHABBAT CANDELABRUMUNIQUE SCULPTURED SILVER SHABBAT CANDELABRUM
$4,000

Description : By Hana Geber, Israeli, early 20th century, the base in the form of six figures commemorating the 6 million Jews who died in the Holocaust, 5″ high
Price : $4,000
27 Jun 2012
27 Jun 2012

BRASS AND ENAMEL MEZUZAH CASES BRASS AND ENAMEL MEZUZAH CASESTHREE BRASS AND ENAMEL MEZUZAH CASES
$225

Description : Palestine,early 20th century, with different Jewish symbols, 3 1/2″ long
Price : $225