Stele carved with a stylized human face. South Arabian characteristics, alabaster, South Arabian peninsula circa 3rd-1st century BCE
Arabian Peninsula, Artifact, Sculpturehuman Form, South Arabian, 3Rd1St
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.
Ancient Jomon earthenware.12000 years old.
Clay, Fukushima Prefectur, Ancient Japan, Dates, Ancient Jomon, 12000 Year, Ancient Pottery, Deep Vase, Prefectur Japan
Cone of Urukagina, king of Lagash, detailing his reforms againt abuse of “old days”, circa 2350 BCE. Louvre, France. Photo taken by Poulpy.
The Louvre, Reform, Lagash, Abus, 2350, Againt, Cone, Antiqu, Old Days
Abu Simbel Temple in Nubia, Egypt
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Ramsés II: O Complexo de Abu Simbel
ca. 3000 BC, Woman and child; Ivory. Badari Culture. Predynastic Egypt. Neues Museum Berlin.
Neue Museum, Museum Berlin
File:-3000 Frau mit Kind anagoria.JPG - Wikimedia Commons
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.
Histori, Galleries, Ancient, Artifactsarchaeolog, Antith, Antiquité, Iraq, Harpi, Antiquite
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Veiled Souls Carved from Stone and Embedded with Crystals by Livio Scarpella
Veil Soul, Stone, Crystal, Sculptur
Saber with Scabbard and Carrying Belt Date: early 17th century Culture: Polish Medium: Steel, partly etched and gilt; gilt-silver, leather, wood, textile, semiprecious stones
Sword and Scabbard of Captain Richard French Ames Manufacturing Company (American, Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1829–1935) Date: 1850
Geography, Museums, Armour, Dates, Art, Armori, Antiqu, Medium, Sword
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.
Madain Saleh in Saudi Arabia, a sister city to Jordan’s Petra.
Middl East, Rock Carv, Madain Saleh, Ancient, Jordan, Saudiarabia, Place, Rocks, Saudi Arabia
: Mysterious 12,000-Year-Old Gobekli Tepe - The world's oldest temple. Carbon dated to just after the last ice age. In Urfa - Turkey
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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.
Mayan Symbols, Tomb Stone, Mayan Archaeology, Tree Of Life, Mayan Astronauts
Ring from tomb of Tutankhamun, Located in: Egyptian Museum, Cairo
Ancient Jewelri, Egyptian Museum, Egyptian Artifact, Egyptian Thing, Ancient Egypt Gods, Egyptian Crown, Antiqu, Egyptian Ring, Ancient Egyptian
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.
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.
Baskethilt Sword, Stuff, Scottish Sword, Ball Eggplant, Eggplant Ball
André Andersson Custom Damascus Knives - Knives, Daggers, Swords and Artknives from Sweden
Sweden, Custom Knives, Weapon, Swords, Blade, Armori, Damascus, André Andersson, Knife
19th century Turkish-Ottoman