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Syrian art - Syrian eye idol - Bird headed idol - Bird faced idol - Canaanite idol - Tell Brak - Syro Hittite - Libation vase
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Syro Hittite clay figurine, 2750-1900 B.C. With arms extending outward, a bird like eyes, wear beaded necklace and elaborate crown, 14.9 cm high. Private collection

Syro Hittite clay figurine, B. With arms extending outward, a bird like eyes, wear beaded necklace and elaborate crown, cm high.

Syrian art, Syrian pottery rattle, Bronze Age, 3rd millenium B.C. Syrian art, Syrian pottery rattle, Western Asiatic, in shape of a bird one with head turned back, 4.8 cm high. Private collection

Ancient toy Western Asiatic pottery rattle, Bronze Age, millenium B. Ancient toy in shape of a bird one with head turned back, cm high.

Syrian pottery rattle, Bronze Age, 3rd millenium B.C. Syrian art, Syrian pottery rattle, Western Asiatic, in shape of a bird one with head turned back, 4.8 cm high. Private collection

Ancient toy Western Asiatic pottery rattle, Bronze Age, millenium B. Ancient toy in shape of a bird one with head turned back, cm high.

Bird faced idol, bronze ithyphallic figure, 1st millenium B.C. Bird faced idol, Greek Levantine Canaanite bronze bird face ithyphallic figure, 5 cm high. Private collection

Bird faced idol, bronze ithyphallic figure, millenium B.

Bird faced idol, bronze ithyphallic figure, 1st millenium B.C. Bird faced idol, Greek Levantine Canaanite bronze bird face ithyphallic figure, 5 cm high. Private collection

Bird faced idol, bronze ithyphallic figure, millenium B.

Syro Hittite votive covered wagon, 1500- 1000 B.C. With hollow interior, the outer surfaces decorated with incised bands, the wheels preserved and remounted, 10.8 cm high. Private collection

Syro Hittite votive covered wagon, 1000 B. With hollow interior, the outer surfaces decorated with incised bands, the wheels preserved and remounted, cm high.

Assyrian faience vessel, 9th-7th century B.C. Assyrian faience vessel, Mesopotamian Levantine faience vessel molded with flowers and leaves, egyptianizing, spout missing and holes in sides, 15 cm high. Private collection

Assyrian faience vessel, 9th-7th century B.C. Assyrian faience vessel, Mesopotamian Levantine faience vessel molded with flowers and leaves, egyptianizing, spout missing and holes in sides, 15 cm high. Private collection

Libation vessel, Mesopotamian offering vase in form of lion head, 2nd-1st millenium B.C. Libation vessel, Mesopotamian offering vase, Egyptian Mesopotamian Levantine faience libation vase in form of lion head, 5.2 cm high. Private collection

Egyptian vase Mesopotamian offering vase in form of lion head, millenium B. Egyptian vase, Egyptian Mesopotamian Levantine faience libation vase in form of lion head, cm high.

Syrian art, libation vase, Mesopotamian offering vase in form of lion head, 2nd-1st millenium B.C. Syrian art, libation vase, Egyptian Mesopotamian Levantine faience offering vase in form of lion head, 5.2 cm high. Private collection

Egyptian vase Mesopotamian offering vase in form of lion head, millenium B. Egyptian vase, Egyptian Mesopotamian Levantine faience libation vase in form of lion head, cm high.

Canaanite idol, Canaanite bronze idol, Syrian art, Canaanite bird headed idol, 1st millenium B.C. Canaanite idol, Canaanite bronze idol, Canaanite bird headed idol. bronze, Levantine Syrian Canaanite bronze bird faced idol, 6.8 cm high, unpublished. Private collection

Luristan bronze bird headed idol, millenium B.

Canaanite idol, Canaanite bronze idol, Syrian art, Canaanite bird headed idol, 1st millenium B.C. Canaanite idol, Canaanite bronze idol, Canaanite bird headed idol. bronze, Levantine Syrian Canaanite bronze bird faced idol, 6.8 cm high, unpublished. Private collection

Luristan bronze bird headed idol, millenium B.

Syrian eye idol, Syrian pottery eye idol, Tell Brak, 4th millenium B.C. Syrian eye idol, Syrian pottery eye idol, Tell Brak, 8.4 cm high. Private collection

Syrian pottery eye idol, Tell Brak, millenium B.

Levantine Greek silver openworked pendant in shape of bull head, 4th B.C. Greek Levantine silver openworked pendant in shape of bull head and loop, 3.9 cm long. Private collection

Levantine Greek silver openworked pendant in shape of bull head, B. Greek Levantine silver openworked pendant in shape of bull head and loop, cm long.

Libation vessel, Syrian stone offering libation vessel, 2nd-1st millenium B.C. Libation vessel, Syrian stone offering libation vessel, Syrian Levantine stone offering vae with animal head spout, 15.3 cm long. Private collection

Syrian stone offering libation vessel, millenium B. Syrian stone offering libation vessel, Syrian Levantine stone offering vae with animal head spout, cm long.

Syrian marble double eye idol, Tell Brak, 4th millenium B.C.  The thin plaque with four eyes with continuous single brow above, the body decorated with three zigzag lines, 4.5 cm high. Private collection

A Syrian marble double eye idol / Tell Brak / c. millennium BCE / The thin plaque with four eyes with continuous single brow above, the body decorated with three zigzag lines in.

Syrian marble double eye idol, Tell Brak, 3500-3300 B.C.  TELL BRAK REGION, CIRCA 3500-3300 B.C.   The thin plaque in the form of two conjoined figures, engraved on one side, each with a short neck off-set from the body by a V, three zigzags across their bodies, each with two large eyes and a single brow, surmounted by a striated cone, 7.3 cm high. Private collection

First, I want to thank for such a great and important post! These remarkable statues with over-seized eyes raise some very intriguing questions? Why have no similar eye idols been found in any othe…

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