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dc.coverage.spatialRoman
dc.coverage.temporal1st - 2nd century AD
dc.coverage.temporalRoman
dc.date.accessioned2017-08-09T15:21:12Z
dc.date.available2017-08-09T15:21:12Z
dc.identifier2016-HC04-009
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10898/4374
dc.descriptionThese 7 ivory pieces are highly decorated and very skillfully done. They were probably used as furniture decorations in the ancient Hebrew city of Samaria, the capital of the Northern Kingdom of Israel. They were probably crafted about 800 BC, a time of artistic flourishing in the ancient Near East. These pieces were part of the Lovelace Collection.
dc.format.extent2 to .25 inches high and .5 to .25 inches wide
dc.format.mediumIvory
dc.title7 Ancient Decorated Ivory Pin Heads Various Size
dc.typeObjects of Everyday Use


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