Venus, the goddess of love and beauty

  • Date: 3rd century A.D.
  •  Location: City center (Armed Forces Club).
  •  Medium: marble (the origin from Italy or Greece).
  •  Height: 33 cm. 

Traveler’s canteen

  • Date: Mamluk Sultanate.
  • Location: Al-Arbae’en neighborhood (Engineers Syndicate).
  • Medium: Clay.

Hercules Birth

  • Date: 3rd century A.D.
  • Place found: Al-Arbae’en neighborhood (Engineers Syndicate). 
  • Medium: Mosaic. 

An altarendowed to the temple of sun in Homs by Elagabalus

  • Date: 2nd century A.D.
  • Location: The archeological hill in Homs.
  • Medium: Limestone.

A decree by one of the Sultans engraved on a pillar

  •  Date: Mamluk Sultanate.
  •  Location: The Great Mosque of al-Nuri, Homs.
  •  Medium: Local white marble.


Text: Nidaa Al-Dandachi