Hellenistic roosterالديك الهيلينستيكي

Hellenistic rooster

Hellenistic Period (332—63 BCE)

Source: Image on PEF page
Embroidery: Alia Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab
Size: 59 x 34 cm

One of a pair of roosters, whose heads are turned backwards, straddling a doorway

to the main tomb chamber at Tell Sandahannah, an excavated mound one mile south of Beit Gibrin.

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