Know here about Vassil Bojkov collection

The Vassil Bojkov Collection contains archeological things, amassed throughout the years. It incorporates antiquities, made of various material, dating from 4 000 BC to the sixth century AD. Real sorts of antiques are: arms and weapons, bridle parts and enrichments, decorations and belt appliqués, metal and earth family unit and faction protests, metal and stone figure. The amazing choice of bronze, silver and gold vessels speaks deeply of the Collection.


Vasil Bojkov gathering contains vases and utensils extending from the eighth century BC to the sixth century AD, which were delivered by workshops arranged in the whole old world: Middle and Near East, Asia Minor, mainland and island Greece, North Aegean drift, the Greek neighbor Thrace and Macedonia, Scythia in the North Black Sea steppes, and also Etruria and South Italy (Magna Graecia), the Iberian landmass. Among the most significant is the gathering of bronze and silver horns and rhyta without simple on the planet.

Bronze vessels of different sorts speak to an extensive piece of the Collection: oinochoae (wine containers), situlae (basins), hydriae and amphorae (substantial compartments for water and wine), phialae (drink plates), glasses, spoons, strainers, and so on. Silver vases and utensils, and different types of silver drinking mugs finished with overlaid figures speak to a different class. The Collection houses three plated silver vases speaking to Orpheus, which are the sole delineations of the legendary performer known on metal vessels to this date.


His name is composed on one of them – Orpheus. Similarly uncommon on metal product are the portrayals of Theseus and Helen, the renowned antiquated Greek legends, which embellish some plated silver glasses. A portion of the vases bear the names of their proprietors, commitments to different divine beings, or the weights of the containers: they speak to extraordinary esteem. The Collection is experiencing systematic conveyance in various sums, the plain first which is devoted to the central number of the pre-Roman metal vases and utensils, and comprises of 146 ancient rarities. The second sum, excessively dedicated, making it impossible to the very same gathering, is beneath arranging.