Luxury Goods & The Roman Economy: Jewelry

Posted by Sadigh Gallery on 12/25/2014 to Ancient Artifacts and Culture
Laws put into place in the mid-second century made upper class jewelry a sought after commodity in the city, and Roman jewelry the same throughout the ancient world.

A Brief Overview Of Egyptian Ushabtis

Posted by Administrator on 12/8/2014 to Ancient Artifacts and Culture
One of the most interesting and collectible artifacts from ancient Egypt is the Ushabti, the magical statue found in tombs. They were intended to be servants that would magically come to life and do any chore the deceased might be called upon to perform in the afterlife.