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Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection

Vassos Karageorghis

Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection

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Published by The A.G. Leventis Foundation ; The Leventis Municipal Museum in Nicosia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeological collections,
  • Art,
  • Private collections,
  • Ancient Art,
  • Catalogs,
  • Antiquities,
  • Cypriot Art

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-129) and index.

    Other titlesPhylactou Collection
    StatementVassos Karageorghis
    ContributionsA.G. Leventis Foundation, Leventeio Dēmotiko Mouseio Leukōsias
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5430 .K376 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[134] p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25063449M
    ISBN 10996356089X
    ISBN 109789963560899
    LC Control Number2011475987
    OCLC/WorldCa682277633

    The easternmost island in the Mediterranean, it was a significant crossroads for European, Asian and African cultures. The king of Arabia complied with their desires, and brought a great army into the field, and marched against Izates; and, in the beginning of the first onset, and before they came to a close fight, those Handees, as if they had a panic terror upon them, all deserted Izates, Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book they had agreed to do, and, turning their backs upon their enemies, ran away. Now as this devastation was making, one of the soldiers seized the laws of Moses that lay in one of those villages, and brought them out before the eyes of all present, and tore them to pieces; and this was done with reproachful language, and much scurrility; which things when the Jews heard of, they ran together, and that in great numbers, and came down to Cesarea, where Cumanus then was, and besought him that he would avenge, not themselves, but God himself, whose laws had been affronted; for that they could not bear to live any longer, if the laws of their forefathers must be affronted after this manner. I have also an intention to write three books concerning our Jewish opinions about God and his essence, and about our laws; why, according to them, some things are permitted us to do, and others are prohibited.

    Accordingly she acted ill, and because she was desirous to avoid her sister Bernice's envy, for she was very ill treated by her on account of her beauty, was prevailed upon to transgress the laws of her forefathers, and to marry Felix; and when he had had a son by her, he named him Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book. For Izates so well knew the strength and good fortune of the Romans, that he took Bardanes to attempt what was impossible to be done; and having besides sent his sons, five in number, and they but young also, to learn accurately the language of our nation, together with our learning, as well as he had sent his mother to worship at our temple, as I have said already, was the more backward to a compliance; and restrained Bardanes, telling him perpetually of the great armies and famous actions of the Romans, and thought thereby to terrify him, and desired thereby to hinder him from that expedition. National Museum of Natural History, SI Pygmy hippos, which stood about 30 inches tall, likely roamed Cyprus from the last Ice Age aboutyears ago until they went extinct, before the island was first settled in B. And when Alexander had been both king and high priest twenty-seven years, he departed this life, and permitted his wife Alexandra to appoint him that should he high priest; so she gave the high priesthood to Hyrcanus, but retained the kingdom herself nine years, and then departed this life.

    Thus, a major collection of Cypriote art will be made accessible both to scholars and the general public in one of the great museums of the world. With several ongoing excavations and constant new finds, the issue of relocation to more spacious premises has been raised but a suitable site has yet to be decided on. This was the work of king Solomon, who first of all built the entire temple. It is not surprising, therefore, that archaeological museums in Europe and America have decided to upgrade their Cypriote collections. It was directed by a Cypriote curator the first one was Porphyrios Dikaioswho was also qualified to carry out archaeological excavations.


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Nor did they fail of obtaining their desire; for the king, with the suffrages of those that came into the sanhedrim, granted the singers of hymns this privilege, that they might lay aside their former garments, and wear such a linen one as they desired; and as a part of this tribe ministered in the temple, he also permitted them to learn those hymns as Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book had besought him for.

Large and important collections of Cypriote antiquities, mainly Bronze Age tomb groups from J. He left behind him three sons; Aristobulus, whom he had by his first wife, with Bernicianus, and Hyrcanus, both whom he had by Bernice his brother's daughter. And when Nero had thus obtained the government, he got Britannicus to be so poisoned, that the multitude should not Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book it; although he publicly put his own mother to death not long afterward, making her this requital, not only for being born of her, but for bringing it so about by her contrivances that he obtained the Roman empire.

Due to space limitations we are unable to provide a detailed account of all Cypriote collections, which can be found in numerous public and municipal museums, as well as at university museums. Cypriot White Ware vessels in the British Museum store I proposed broadening the scope to include Turkish and Ottoman material, coins and even contemporary objects, although we were reminded that anything earlier than constitutes an antiquity in Cyprus.

Unlike the Cypriote collections of most museums, those of the Medelhavsmuseet have been properly excavated and can prove to be useful tools for the study of Cypriote archaeology.

Costobarus also, and Saulus, did themselves get together a multitude of wicked wretches, and this because they were of the royal family; and so they obtained favor among them, because of their kindred to Agrippa; but still they used violence with the people, and were very ready to plunder those that were weaker than themselves.

But on the fourth day of the feast, a certain soldier let down his breeches, and exposed his privy members to the multitude, which put those that saw him into a furious rage, and made them cry out that this impious action was not done to approach them, but God himself; nay, some of them reproached Cumanus, and pretended that the soldier was set on by him, which, when Cumanus heard, he was also himself not a little provoked at such reproaches laid upon him; yet did he exhort them to leave off such seditious attempts, and not to raise a tumult at the festival.

And at the rear of the gallery is a marble statue of Aphrodite born, according to legend, in Cyprussculpted in a classic Greek and Roman style.

But the Egyptian himself escaped out of the fight, but did not appear any more. Upon the presentation of your ambassadors to me by Agrippa, my friend, whom I have brought up, and have now with me, and who is a person of very great piety, who are come to give me thanks for the care I have taken of your nation, and to entreat me, in an earnest and obliging manner, that they may have the holy vestments, with the crown belonging to them, under their power, - I grant their request, as that excellent person Vitellius, who is very dear to me, had done before me.

Report Department Antiquities Cyprus

Chapter 8. The Medelhavsmuseet, Stockholm Inpacking cases with about 13, registered objects were shipped from Cyprus to Stockholm.

But there came a messenger to Izates, sent by the king of Parthia, who told him how large his dominions were, as reaching from the river Euphrates to Bactria, and enumerated that king's subjects; he also threatened him that he should be punished, as a person ungrateful to his lords; and said that the God whom he worshipped could not deliver him out of the king's hands.

And indeed, from that time, Judea was cleared of robberies by the care and providence of Fadus. And when he had plundered it of all the prey that was in it, which was not small, he returned to Adiabene; yet did not he take Abia Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book, because, when he found himself encompassed on every side, he slew himself.

Thus an extraordinary portion of their discoveries was shipped to Stockholm see belowwhere subsequently the Medelhavsmuseet was created. Chapter 3. And when Alexander Cypriote antiquities in the Phylactou Collection book been both king and high priest twenty-seven years, he departed this life, and permitted his wife Alexandra to appoint him that should he high priest; so she gave the high priesthood to Hyrcanus, but retained the kingdom herself nine years, and then departed this life.

But when his mother understood what he was about, she endeavored to hinder him from doing it, and said to him that this thing would bring him into danger; and that, as he was a king, he would thereby bring himself into great odium among his subjects, when they should understand that he was so fond of rites that were to them strange and foreign; and that they would never bear to be ruled over by a Jew.

This preliminary meeting was intended to gauge the level of interest and support for setting up something like an SSN for Cypriot collections in the same way that a successful SSN has been set up for numismatic collections.

So the other high priests acted in the like manner, as did those his servants, without any one being able to prohibit them; so that [some of the] priests, that of old were wont to be supported with those tithes, died for want of food.The art history of Cyprus dates back nearly ten thousand years to a series of rudimentary carved figures found in the ancient villages of Khoirokoitia and Lempa.

Later, Cypriote arts were directly influenced by Greek aesthetics, yet a number of designs and styles remained unique to the island’s particular culture.

“THE FOUNDER OF BYZANTINE ARCHEOLOGY”: ANTIQUITIES OF CONSTANTINOPLE, FIRST EDITION, WITH 12 ENGRAVED PLATES, THREE FOLDING, HANDSOMELY BOUND (TURKEY) [GILLES, Pierre] BALL, John, translator.

The Antiquities of Constantinople. With a Description of its Situation, the Conveniencies of its Port, its Publick Buildings, the Statuary, Sculpture, Architecture. The Cyprus Museum (also known as the Cyprus Archaeological Museum) is the oldest and largest archaeological museum in Cyprus.

The museum houses artefacts discovered during numerous excavations on the island. The museum is home to the most extensive collection of Cypriot antiquities in the world and is located on Museum Street in central tjarrodbonta.comon: 1 Museum Street, Nicosia, Cyprus.The purpose pdf the web page of the Department of Antiquities is to inform both the general public and specialised scientists on its aims and goals and the means by which it achieves them.

Moreover, the web page aims to provide information and application forms regarding the Department's activities.Jun 10,  · A descriptive atlas of the Cesnola collection of Cypriote antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by Metropolitan Museum of Art .Antiquities of the Jews - Book I.

CONTAINING THE INTERVAL Ebook THREE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND THIRTY-THREE YEARS. FROM THE CREATION TO THE DEATH OF ISAAC. CHAPTER 1. THE CONSTITUTION OF THE WORLD AND THE DISPOSITION OF THE ELEMENTS.

1. In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.