EXCAVATIONS AT DOR.
FIGURINES, CULT OBJECTS AND AMULETS
E. Stern, Excavations at Dor. Figurines, Cult Objects and Amulets. 1980-2000
Seasons (2010) 288 pages; 24 color plates; 31 x 23.5 cm., hard cover.
Numerous photos and drawings.
ISBN 978-965-221-079-1 Price: $80. Discounted
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This volume presents the rich and impressive finds of
clay, stone, ivory and metal figurines and statuettes and Egyptian faience amulets
uncovered during two decades of excavation at Tel Dor between 1980 and 2000.
Its purpose is to make these cultic finds from Dor available to scholars in
monograph form pending the publication of the final excavation reports of the
The book is divided into four parts.
Part One: Figurines and cult objects of the Iron Age and Persian Period
Part Two: Figurines, sculpture and minor art of the Hellenistic and
Romanperiods (A. Erlich)
Part Three: The cult of Nemesis: the griffin in marble and clay (R. Rosenthal-Heginbottom)
Part Four: Egyptian faience amulets (C. Herrmann)