Barakat Gallery
Login | Register | User Services | Search | Newsletter Sign-up
Barakat Gallery
HOME : Biblical Antiquities : Masterpieces of Biblical Art : Vase with Two Handles
Click to view original image.
Vase with Two Handles - P.0485
Origin: Israel
Circa: 400 AD to 600 AD
Dimensions: 9" (22.9cm) high x 5" (12.7cm) wide
Catalogue: V1
Collection: Byzantine
Medium: Terracotta

Location: United States
Currency Converter
Place On Hold
Ask a Question
Email to a Friend
Previous Item
Next Item
Photo Gallery
Click photo to change image.
Print image
Decorated with a lively pattern of incisions, this graceful vessel perhaps contained fine oil or wine during the sunset of the Classical world. When we hold it today, we are aware of the touch of ancient hands: shaping it, decorating its surface, selling it in some bustling marketplace, pouring out is precious contents. In its presence, those ancient persons, otherwise forgotten, come briefly alive. We feel the energy of their lives and we become part of the unbroken chain of history. - (P.0485)


Home About Us Help Contact Us Services Publications Search
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy Security

Copyright (c) 2000-2022 by Barakat, Inc. All Rights Reserved - TEL 310.859.8408 - FAX 310.276.1346

coldfusion hosting