The Venus of Brassempouy is a fragmentary ivory figurine from the Upper Palaeolithic. It was discovered in a cave at Brassempouy, France in 1892. About 25,000 years old, it is one of the earliest known realistic representations of a human face.

The Venus of Brassempouy is a fragmentary ivory figurine from the Upper Palaeolithic. It was discovered in a cave at Brassempouy, France in About years old, it is one of the earliest known realistic representations of a human face.

The Fox sisters were three sisters from New York who played an important role in the creation of Spiritualism: Leah (1831–1890), Margaret (also called Maggie) (1833–1893) and Kate (also called Catherine) Fox (1837–1892).

Fish and the Misses Fox: the original mediums of the mysterious noises at Rochester Western, N. Creator(s): N. Currier (Firm), Date Created/Published: New York : Published by N.

Helena Petrovna Blavatsky was a Russian occultist, spirit medium, and author who co- founded the Theosophical Society in 1875.

Helena Petrovna Blavatsky was a Russian occultist, spirit medium, and author who co- founded the Theosophical Society in

One of the treasures of Prehistoric art from the period of Aurignacian art, the Lion Man of Hohlenstein Stadel is an ivory carving of a lion-headed figure, and is recognized as the oldest known anthropomorphic animal carving in the world. It was discovered in a cave in Hohlenstein Mountain, located in the Swabian Jura of southwest Germany.

museum-of-artifacts: “ The Lowenmensch (Lion Man) Figure - The oldest known uncontested example of figurative art - BC ”

An abolla was a cloak-like garment worn by Ancient Greeks and Romans. Nonius Marcellus quotes a passage of Varro to show that it was a garment worn by soldiers (vestis militaris), and thus opposed to the toga.

"A woolen cloak which was probably only a varied form of pallium.

Different view of the Qutub Minar in New Delhi, India. One of the most outstanding pieces of Medieval India

Different view of the Qutub Minar in New Delhi, India. One of the most outstanding pieces of Medieval India

Odin in an Icelandic illuminated manuscript (18th century)

The one-eyed en:Odin with his ravens Hugin and Munin and his weapons. From the century Icelandic manuscript SÁM 66 in the care of the Árni Magnússon Institute in Iceland.

The Czech prehistoric sculpture known as the Dolni Vestonice (Vestonicka Venuse) is the oldest known work of terracotta sculpture in the world. Belonging to the genre of Venus figurines carved predominantly during the era of Gravettian art, this astounding item of prehistoric art was found at a Stone Age settlement in the Moravian basin south of Brno, in the Czech Republic.

Venus of Dolní Věstonice, 27 Thousand Years BC, Clay & Ash.

Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, (born August 26, 1743, Paris, France—died May 8, 1794, Paris), prominent French chemist and leading figure in the 18th-century chemical revolution who developed an experimentally based theory of the chemical reactivity of oxygen and coauthored the modern system for naming chemical substances. Having also served as a leading financier and public administrator before the French Revolution, he was executed with other financiers during the revolutionary terror.

Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, (born August 26, 1743, Paris, France—died May 8, 1794, Paris), prominent French chemist and leading figure in the 18th-century chemical revolution who developed an experimentally based theory of the chemical reactivity of oxygen and coauthored the modern system for naming chemical substances. Having also served as a leading financier and public administrator before the French Revolution, he was executed with other financiers during the revolutionary terror.

Francisco de Vitoria, (born probably 1486, Vitoria, Álava, Castile—died August 12, 1546), Spanish theologian best remembered for his defense of the rights of the Indians of the New World against Spanish colonists and for his ideas of the limitations of justifiable warfare.

Francisco de Vitoria, (born probably 1486, Vitoria, Álava, Castile—died August 12, 1546), Spanish theologian best remembered for his defense of the rights of the Indians of the New World against Spanish colonists and for his ideas of the limitations of justifiable warfare.

The Shabaka Stone, sometimes Shabaqo, is a relic incised with an ancient Egyptian religious text, which dates from the 25th dynasty.

The Shabaka Stone, sometimes Shabaqo, is a relic incised with an ancient Egyptian religious text, which dates from the dynasty.

Horizontal friezes in relief on the outer wall enclosure of Hazara Rama temple, depicting life in the kingdom

Evidence of Vijaynagar pomp - Vijayanagara Empire - Wikipedia

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