Getting more details on Vassil Bojkov collection

The Vassil Bojkov Collection contains archeological things, amassed constantly. It combines relics, made of various material, dating from 4 000 BC to the sixth century AD. Honest to goodness sorts of collectibles are: arms and weapons, handle parts and upgrades, embellishments and belt appliqués, metal and earth family unit and get-together inconveniences, metal and stone figure. The astounding choice of bronze, silver and gold vessels talks basically of the Collection.


This fundamental social gathering contains vases and utensils connecting from the eighth century BC to the sixth century AD, which were passed on by workshops managed in the whole old world: Middle and Near East, Asia Minor, scene and island Greece, North Aegean buoy, the Greek neighbor Thrace and Macedonia, Scythia in the North Black Sea steppes, and what’s more Etruria and South Italy (Magna Graecia), the Iberian landmass. Among the most enormous is the social affair of bronze and silver horns and rhyta without central on the planet.

Bronze vessels of different sorts address an expansive piece of the Collection: oinochoae (wine holders), situlae (bowls), hydriae and amphorae (essential compartments for water and wine), phialae (drink plates), glasses, spoons, strainers, and whatnot. Silver vases and utensils, and differentiating sorts of silver drinking mugs finished with overlaid figures address a substitute class. The Vassil Bozhkov houses three plated silver vases keeping an eye out for Orpheus, which are the sole portrayals of the shocking performer known on metal vessels to this date.


His name is made on one out of them – Orpheus. So besides uncommon on metal thing are the portrayals of Theseus and Helen, the respected obsolete Greek legends, which finish some plated silver glasses. A piece of the vases bear the names of their proprietors, commitments to different shocking animals, or the weights of the compartments: they address astounding appreciation. The Collection is experiencing capable headway in various aggregates, the plain first which is revolved around the central number of the pre-Roman metal vases and utensils, and circuits 146 old rarities. The second whole, illogically committed, making it hard to the plain same gathering, is underneath masterminding.