From the ancient Near East, Syria, ca. 1000 to 800 BCE. Delightful terracotta child's toy in the form of a covered cart and horse - each with original four wheels. Entire unit measures x wheels once applied using wooden dowels which have been lost to age.
SPAIN / HISPANIA (Roman Spain) - The Romans mostly ate with their fingers. When they were served dished that required utensils, they used spoons and knives. Although forks were common utensils in the villa, they were usually reserved for cooking use only.
Toy ball made of linen, hollow, exterior elaborated with red and green segmented decoration form by strips of reed, with circular fragments of reed at either end, damaged. Hollow toy ball made of linen and strengthened with strips of red and green painted