Ancient Mediterranean




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This dish dates to the time of the Sasanian empire, and is typical of the high quality silverware that the Sasanians produced.

Silver dish






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In the early 19th century, a striking Celtic treasure was dredged-up from a river in Lincolnshire: The Witham Shield.

The Witham Shield

















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The Amorites were the indigenous people of central inland and northern Syria who maintained close diplomatic and trading relations with cities in Mesopotamia, Canaan, and Egypt.

Amorites, an introduction