What you want to know more about Vassil Bojkov collection

The Vassil Bojkov Collection contains archeological things, amassed dependably. It consolidates relics, made of different material, dating from 4 000 BC to the 6th century AD. Genuine sorts of collectibles are: arms and weapons, handle parts and enhancements, embellishments and belt appliqués, metal and earth nuclear family and social affair troubles, metal and stone figure. The astonishing decision of bronze, silver and gold vessels talks essentially of the Collection.


This essential get-together contains vases and utensils reaching out from the eighth century BC to the 6th century AD, which were passed on by workshops dealt with in the entire old world: Middle and Near East, Asia Minor, scene and island Greece, North Aegean float, the Greek neighbor Thrace and Macedonia, Scythia in the North Black Sea steppes, and in addition Etruria and South Italy (Magna Graecia), the Iberian landmass. Among the most tremendous is the get-together of bronze and silver horns and rhyta without fundamental on the planet.

Bronze vessels of various sorts address a far reaching bit of the Vasil Bozhkov Collection: oinochoae (wine holders), situlae (bowls), hydriae and amphorae (noteworthy compartments for water and wine), phialae (drink plates), glasses, spoons, strainers, et cetera. Silver vases and utensils, and contrasting sorts of silver drinking mugs completed with overlaid figures address a substitute class. The Collection houses three plated silver vases watching out for Orpheus, which are the sole depictions of the stunning entertainer known on metal vessels to this date.


His name is made on one out of them – Orpheus. So moreover exceptional on metal thing are the depictions of Theseus and Helen, the regarded out of date Greek legends, which decorate some plated silver glasses. A part of the vases bear the names of their proprietors, obligations to various stunning creatures, or the weights of the compartments: they address surprising appreciation. The Collection is encountering proficient advancement in different totals, the plain first which is centered around the focal number of the pre-Roman metal vases and utensils, and fuses 146 old rarities. The second entire, senselessly dedicated, making it hard to the plain same party, is underneath arranging.