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Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Parade Helmet of a cavalier in Hadrian's auxiliary forces
Provenance unknown
Roman period, 117–138 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of the Emperor Hadrian
Camp of the Sixth Roman Legion, Tel Shalem, Beth Shean Valley
Roman period, 117–138 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Inscription from a triumphal arch
Tirat Zvi, Beth Shean Valley
Roman period, 136 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Legionnaire’s helmet with neck and cheek guards
Unprovenanced
Roman period, 98-117 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Chain mail, found packed in a helmet
Unprovenanced
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Inscription of the eighth cohort of the Tenth Legion
Jerusalem or Samaria
Roman period, 1st–2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Brick with stamp of the Tenth Legion, “L X FRE,” and the accidental imprint of a Roman soldier’s sandal (caliga)
Workshop at the International Convention Center, Jerusalem
Roman period, 1st–2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Roofing tile fragment with stamp of the Tenth Legion, “LEG X F,” and its symbols, a wild boar and battleship
Workshop at the International Convention Center, Jerusalem
Roman period, 1st–2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Sword-belt decoration
Roman period, early 3rd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Mithraic medallion depicting Mithras and the primal bull
Mithraeum (Mithraic house of worship), Caesarea
Late Roman period, 3rd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Weight from the Bar Kokhba administration
Horvat Alim, Beth Guvrin area
Roman period, 132-135 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Roman spoils
Cave of the Letters, Judean Desert
Roman period, 132-135 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Women’s effects
Cave of the Letters, Judean Desert
Roman period, 132-135 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of Aphrodite
Beth Shean
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of Dionysus
Beth Shean
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Altar to Dionysus with an inscription in Greek
Beth Shean
Roman period, 141-142 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Sculpture of a satyr
Caesarea
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of the Ephesian Artemis
Caesarea
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Head of Athena
Tel Naharon (northern Beth Shean)
Roman period, 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Griffin grasping Nemesis’ wheel of fate
Erez, northern Negev
Roman period, 210-211 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of Kore-Persephone
Samaria
Roman period, 2nd-4th century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Julia Titi
Roman period, second half of the 1st century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Portrait of a girl
Jordan Valley
Roman period, first half of 2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Votive Aphrodite figurine
El-Wad Cave, Mount Carmel
Roman period, 1st–2nd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Diadem with Cybele, the Eastern mother goddess, portraying the goddess in the center and additional deities on either side
Nablus or Samaria
Roman period
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Crouching Aphrodite
Ashkelon
Roman period
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Zeus abducting Ganymede
Samaria
Roman period, 3rd-4th century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statue of Tyche
Beth Shean
3rd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Wall painting of Tyche
Hippos
Byzantine period
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Mosaic of Tyche from a shop floor
Beth Shean
6th century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Relief of Tyche
Horvat Tinshemet (near Shoham)
582 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Jewish coffin
Beth She'arim
Early Byzantine period, 4th century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Funerary busts
Beth Shean
Late Roman period, 3rd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Tombstone of the son of Megalos
Zoar, southern Dead Sea
Byzantine period, 455 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Tombstone of Hannah
Zoar, southern Dead Sea
Byzantine period, 483 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Tombstone of Hasadiah the Priest
Zoar, southern Dead Sea
Byzantine period, 514 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Elaborate diadem
Kfar Gilaadi, Upper Galilee
Roman period, 290-310 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Parting gifts – brooch, earring, and signet ring
Nahal Raqafot, Jerusalem
Roman period, 220–250 CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Painted Nabatean pottery
Oboda, Kurnob-Mamshit, Mo’a, Shaar Rimon
Roman Period, 1st–3rd century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Figurines of a camel and a horse
Unprovenanced
Roman period, 1st century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Statuette and earring of Aphrodite
Kurnob-Mamshit, Negev
Roman period, first half of the 1st century CE
Hellenistic, Roman & Byzantine Periods
Al-Uzza earrings
Kurnob-Mamshit, Negev
Roman period, 1st – mid-2nd century CE