Welcome to the Artemission Blog

Welcome to the official blog of Artemission.com, the world renowned leading antiquities gallery online.


A fifth generation family business, we specialise in authentic ancient art and ancient jewellery. London based and exclusively online, new items are added several times daily!


This blog is dedicated primarily to news related to archaeology, antiquities and ancient art. For more information about Artemission and how to purchase from our catalogue or online auctions, please visit our online art gallery at - www.artemission.com.

Recent Posts

Mesopotamian Art at Artemission

Mesopotamian Art at Artemission

For thousands of years Mesopotamia was home to hunters, fishers, and farmers, ex[...]
Scythians & Scythian Art

Scythians & Scythian Art

Scythians were nomadic herders of the steppes north of the Black Sea. Their orig[...]
Egyptian Eye Makeup

Egyptian Eye Makeup

There's more to the eye makeup that gave Queen Nefertiti and other ancient [...]
The Achaemenid Empire

The Achaemenid Empire

The Achaemenid Empire was the largest that the ancient world had seen, extending[...]


Something is wrong.
Instagram token error.


RT @britishmuseum: The Cuerdale Hoard.
Consisting of over 8,500 silver objects weighing 40kg in total, it’s the largest Viking silver hoard ever found in western Europe, and was buried in the early 10th century AD.
🔎🔗 http://ow.ly/6YMu30rGiqT

Ancient Norse Elites Buried These Gold Pendants as Sacrifices to the Gods:
The 1,500-year-old bracteates—found in a field in southeastern Norway—depict animal and human figures
via @SmithsonianMag

RT @archaeologymag: Bent Sword Found in 5th-Century Soldier’s Grave in Greece http://dlvr.it/RzbM42

Load More...

Follow Us