Chalcolithic ramتمثال الكبش من العصر النحاس

Chalcolithic ram

Stone-Copper Age (4,000—3,000 BCE)

Embroidery: Naama al Awawdah [Es Samu], Khalil District.
Size: 59 x 94 cm

The Chalcolithic ram was found in 1895 by farmers ploughing land near the village of Yazur, 6 kilometres east of Jaffa. It is carved from a flat, squarish piece of limestone.  It was most probably an important object in the religious life of the community

Further viewing

Palestinian History Tapestry exhibition in Stroud from Feb 18—23rd Lansdown Hall & Gallery, Lansdown, Stroud GL5 1BB.

A unique opportunity to view selected pieces from the Palestinian History Tapestry in one of Stroud's premier galleries.

The exhibition will run from the evening of Monday 17th February to Sunday 23rd, opening from 11am—6pm.

Come and see this beautiful work, experience the Palestinian History Tapestry as never before.