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Labyrinth, Knossos Silver Tetradrachm
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Labyrinth, Knossos Silver Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm, Knossos, Crete. 2nd-1st century BCE. O: Zeus, R: Labyrinth. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Collection, Kerkyra, Corfu)
Silver Stater, Metapontum
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Silver Stater, Metapontum

Silver stater from Metapontum, 520 BCE. O: Ear of wheat, R: same incuse. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Museum, Kerkyra, Corfu)
Inca Silver Alpaca
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Inca Silver Alpaca

A silver alpaca from the Inca civilization of Peru, c. 1400 and 1533 CE. (American Museum of Natural history, New York)
Silver Bowl From Sutton Hoo
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Silver Bowl From Sutton Hoo

This shallow silver bowl is from a set of ten that were stacked upside-down inside the Suton Hoo burial chamber. They were made in the Eastern Mediterranean, possibly for religious use; their cross-shaped design may have had a Christian meaning...
Silver Tetrobol
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Silver Tetrobol

Greek silver tetrobol of the Eubola League. The obverse has the image of Eubola and the reverse has the nymph Histiaia on a ship's prow. Circa 195 to 146 BCE.
Silver Pavilion, Ginkaku-ji
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Silver Pavilion, Ginkaku-ji

The Silver Pavilion of the Zen temple complex Ginkaku-ji, Kyoto, Japan. LAte 15th century CE.
Silver Rhyton Depicting the Death of Orpheus, Vassil Bojkov Collection
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Silver Rhyton Depicting the Death of Orpheus, Vassil Bojkov Collection

Silver rhyton with goat protome and death of Orpheus. 420-410 BCE (Vassil Bojkov Collection) Photographer: Marin Karavelov for the Thrace Foundation www.thracefoundation.org
Silver Kantharos with the Death of Orpheus, Vassil Bojkov Collection
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Silver Kantharos with the Death of Orpheus, Vassil Bojkov Collection

Silver kantharos with the death of Orpheus and the abduction of Helen. 420-410 BCE (Vassil Bojkov Collection) Photographer: Marin Karavelov for the Thrace Foundation www.thracefoundation.org
Silver Rhyton with Reclining Silenus, Vassil Bojkov Collection
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Silver Rhyton with Reclining Silenus, Vassil Bojkov Collection

Silver rhyton with a reclining Silenus. Late 3rd or early 2nd century BCE, Vassil Bojkov Collection. Photographer: Marin Karavelov for the Thrace Foundation www.thracefoundation.org
Silver Drinking Tree, Karakorum
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Silver Drinking Tree, Karakorum

An illustration of the fabled silver drinking tree in the palace of Ogedei Khan (r. 1229-1241 CE) at Karakorum, then capital of the Mongol Empire (1206-1368 CE). The tree served many different alcoholic drinks from its various spouts. (From...