Sculpture of Amun in the entrance foyer of the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum by mharrsch, via Flickr
Stele carved with a stylized human face. South Arabian characteristics, alabaster, South Arabian peninsula circa 3rd-1st century BCE
Ritual Bronze Bell Eastern Zhou dynasty 550 BCE China by mharrsch, via Flickr
Ancient Jōmon earthenware...12000 years old. The Jōmon period (縄文時代 Jōmon jidai?) is the time in Japanese prehistory from about 14,000 BC to about 300 BC, when Japan was inhabited by a Neolithic culture which reached a considerable degree of cultural sophistication, above all in pottery, despite limited development of agriculture and no use of metal. Fukushima Prefecture, Prefecture Japan, Art, 12000 Year, Ancient Jomon, 12 000 Year, Ancient Pottery, Jomon Pottery, Deep Vases
Ancient Jomon earthenware.12000 years old.
Cone of Urukagina, king of Lagash, detailing his reforms againt abuse of “old days”, circa 2350 BCE. Louvre, France. Photo taken by Poulpy.
Abu Simbel Temple in Nubia, Egypt
Ramsés II: O Complexo de Abu Simbel
This beautiful dagger is a gift to a performer of the role of Othello, in Paris around 1860/70.
A presentation dagger
ca. 3000 BC, Woman and child; Ivory. Badari Culture. Predynastic Egypt. Neues Museum Berlin.
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Ivory plaque carved in relief. Human headed winged sphinx wearing conical cap. One forepaw on a lotus bud, the other on a sacred tree. Tenon protruding from base. Phoenician - Nimrud.
Image gallery: plaque
A fine knife with stone grip, provenance: Italy dating: 17th Century.
Veiled Souls Carved from Stone and Embedded with Crystals by Livio Scarpella
Babylonian memorial stone c.850 BCe, Marduk Temple
Sword and Scabbard of Captain Richard French Ames Manufacturing Company (American, Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1829–1935) Date: 1850 Antiques Arms Armours, Armors Weapons, Weapons Armors, Swords Artifacts, Armors Uniforms Heraldry Etc, Antiques Weapons, Medieval Weapons, Medieval Weaponry, Daggers Swords Helmets
Sword and Scabbard of Captain Richard French Ames Manufacturing Company (American, Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1829–1935) Date: 1850
Congressional Presentation Sword and Scabbard of Major General John E. Wool (1784–1869) Samuel Jackson (American, Baltimore, active 1833–70) Date: 1854–55
Madain Saleh grave - Saudi Arabia Madain Saleh in Saudi Arabia, a sister city to Jordan’s Petra. UNESCO world heritage site, located in the Al-Ula sector, within the Al Madinah Region of Saudi Arabia. The Archaeological Site of Al-Hijr (Madain Salih) was formerly known as Hegra, it is the largest conserved site of the civilization of the Nabataeans south of Petra in Jordan. Ancient History, Madain Saleh, Jordans Petra, Saudiarabia, Mada In Saleh, Ancient Tomb, Rocks Carvings, Middle East, Saudi Arabia
Earthfiles.com Science | Part 1: Mysterious 12,000-Year-Old Gobekli Tepe - The world's oldest temple. Carbon dated to just after the last ice age. Pretty sophisticated. In Urfa - Turkey Earthfiles Com Science, Ancient History, Gobekli Tepee, Mysteries, Oldest Temples, Göbekli Tepee, Turkey, Ice Age, 12 000 Year Old Gobekli
: Mysterious 12,000-Year-Old Gobekli Tepe - The world's oldest temple. Carbon dated to just after the last ice age. In Urfa - Turkey
This wall hanging relief is reproduced after a 12 foot original (692 AD) from the Temple of Inscriptions, Palenque found by the archaeologist Albert Lluillier in 1952. According to Mayan legend, the symbolism of the lid shows King Pacal falling into the jaws of the Earth monster each night to rise again with the power of the sun each morning.
Ring from tomb of Tutankhamun, Located in: Egyptian Museum, Cairo
Pre-Culloden Scottish baskethilt sword c.1690-1720 Good chance this sword was used in the Battle of Culloden in 1746. The guard has the "S" design which stood for "Stewart" (noble family in Scotland) These swords were often stored in the thatched roofs to keep the British from finding their weapons. Because of this, Not many survived the wet conditions. The handle is either horn or wood, and appears to be rehandled in the 18th c. untouched condition. Blade signed by famous maker Andrea Farara (reputed 16th C. Italian sword smith) Blade is 32 3/4 inches. 38 inches overall. Blade is still quite sharp. Famous Swords, Stuff, Ball Eggplants, Scottish Swords, Eggplants Ball, Baskethilt Swords
Pre-Culloden Scottish baskethilt sword c.1690-1720 Good chance this sword was used in the Battle of Culloden in 1746. The guard has the "S" design which stood for "Stewart" (noble family in Scotland) These swords were often stored in the thatched roofs to keep the British from finding their weapons.
André Andersson Custom Damascus Knives - Knives, Daggers, Swords and Artknives from Sweden
An Assyrian Gypsum Foundation Plaque, reign of Tukulti-Ninurta I, circa 1243-1207 B.C.
Rare Japanese revolving three barreled matchlock pistol. Barrels are silver inlaid with the Shimazu family crest.