"Each part of the world recapitulates, shares in and experiences the history of the world as a whole"
Fernand Braudel

National Museum of Damascus, Syria

Alphabet of Ugarit

Alphabet of Ugarit

Amulet for Pilgrims

Amulet for Pilgrims

Bowl

Bowl

Bronze inkwell

Bronze inkwell

Bronze vessel

Bronze vessel

Bulbous Long-Necked Bottle

Bulbous Long-Necked Bottle

Carved Sculpture Panel

Carved Sculpture Panel

Ceramic Bowl

Ceramic Bowl

Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Ceramic Lamp

Ceramic Lamp

Ceramic Plate

Ceramic Plate

Ceramic Statue (Dragon)

Ceramic Statue (Dragon)

Clay statue of two feminine musicians (Tanajer)

Clay statue of two feminine musicians (Tanajer)

Coin of Julia Domna

Coin of Julia Domna

Coin of Roman Emperor Philip the Arab

Coin of Roman Emperor Philip the Arab

Collection of Ceramic Tiles

Collection of Ceramic Tiles

Copper Lamp

Copper Lamp

Cuneiform Tablet

Cuneiform Tablet

Cuneiform Tablet

Cuneiform Tablet

Cuneiform tablet

Cuneiform tablet

Cuneiform tablet stamped with circular seal

Cuneiform tablet stamped with circular seal

Cylindrical seal

Cylindrical seal

Door of the church Deir Mar Elian al-Sheikh

Door of the church Deir Mar Elian al-Sheikh

Drinking vessel in Kura statue form

Drinking vessel in Kura statue form

Embossed Panel representing the Deity Helios

Embossed Panel representing the Deity Helios

Flask

Flask

Flask of the Pilgrims

Flask of the Pilgrims

Fragment of an Egyptian Coptic Textile

Fragment of an Egyptian Coptic Textile

Glass Cup

Glass Cup

Glass Flask

Glass Flask

Golden Brooch

Golden Brooch

Golden Piece

Golden Piece

Golden Ring

Golden Ring

Ivory statuette

Ivory statuette

Lapis lazuli bead

Lapis lazuli bead

Lapis lazuli piece

Lapis lazuli piece

Large Pottery Jar

Large Pottery Jar

Lion-head eagle

Lion-head eagle

Mycenaean Pottery Jar

Mycenaean Pottery Jar

Panel with carved Funeral Sculpture

Panel with carved Funeral Sculpture

Panel with the god Shamash

Panel with the god Shamash

Phoenician Coin

Phoenician Coin

Piece of the Chinese textile

Piece of the Chinese textile

Pottery Jug

Pottery Jug

Pottery Plate

Pottery Plate

Royal seal matrix

Royal seal matrix

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Sassanid Arab Dirham

Scarabs

Scarabs

Small Glass Jar

Small Glass Jar

Statue of Venus

Statue of Venus

Sword

Sword

Celadon Plate

Celadon Plate

Celadon Plate (B)

Celadon Plate (B)

Horseman of Raqqa

Horseman of Raqqa

Lamp

Lamp

Manuscript

Manuscript

Part of a manuscript of the Holy Koran

Part of a manuscript of the Holy Koran

Persian Manuscript

Persian Manuscript

Pharmacist Jar (Alborello)

Pharmacist Jar (Alborello)

Water Siphon

Water Siphon