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Statuette of a naked woman, maybe the Great Goddess of Babylon (or Ishtar). Alabaster, gold, terracotta and rubies, 2nd century CE/BC. From the necropolis of Hillah, near Babylon.

Mesopotamian Lapis Amulet in the shape of a Frog | 3500 BC - 2500 BC

Genetic disc found in Columbia. made out of a Lydite, an exceptionally hard stone. Estimated to be at least 6000 years old. The disc shows the stages of reproduction from sperm (that we can only see today with a microscope) through to stages of foetal development. It would be near impossible to carve this material today because of its properties but this disc looks like it has been shaped in the same manner as clay.

Project Avalon - Klaus Dona: The Hidden History of the Human Race


Japanese Wonder ceramic figurine. B.C.4,500 - 3,300 This figurine was unearthed on Ibaragi Japan.

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Ancient Syrian Bronze Figure - Three bronze figures in close embrace - 800-500 BC

The Shigir Idol is the most ancient wooden sculpture in the world, made during the Mesolithic period, around 7,500 BCE. It is displayed in the "Historic Exhibition" Museum in Yekaterinburg, Russia. The radiocarbon dating carried out confirmed by the Institute of Geology of the Academy of Science of Russia in Moscow, gives an age of 9,500 years.

Shigir Idol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hagar Qim temple – Malta. Malta's prehistoric temples are officially classified as being the oldest free-standing monuments in the world and are World Heritage sites.

The Hollywood Stone The oldest, dateable labyrinth in the British Isles, it was found buried directly beside a pilgrim’s track. Probably a waymark or a symbol of tortuous physical and spiritual journey ahead.

Paleolithic period

‘THE MOTHER GODDESS SARDA prenuragic Ozieri culture (3500-2700 BC), Sardinia

Terracotta bust of a Phrygian goddess 5th-4th C BCE.

Ancient Precolumbian double-headed sculpture, found in the area surrounding the Gulf Coast of Mexico

10,000 Year Old Rock Paintings Depicting Aliens and UFOs Found in Chhattisgarh [previous pinner] I believe it depicts a shaman or even the one who did the petroglyph.

Olmec Sculpture of a Fantastic Creature, Xochipala, Mexico, Circa: 900 BC to 500 BC

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Gold octopus ornament from Mycenae - around 12thC BC

Turkey / The famous leopard-enthroned goddess from the granary at Çatalhüyuk, close to 6000 BC

Cultural Continuities: Goddess of the Feline Throne

Baltic amber bear amulet. Approx. 3500 years old.

Phoenician funeral stele - Moon-Goddess Tanit with sun & moon from Carthage - London British Museum

Syrian bronze goddess, middle bronze age IIA, circa 1950-1750 b.c.

Ancient Pompeii and Herculaneum. Roman paintings in ancient Pompeii and Herculaneum.. Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples. Italy

DOLNÍ VĚSTONICE ca 29 000and 25 000 BP.

Sept femmes (Vénus du gravettien)

Paracus Peru doll

Chancay Textile Doll - 1960A46 by Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, via Flickr

Gold Disc with Bees, 700-600 BCE. Collection of Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Petroglyph In Paka Vaka Rock Art Site, Easter Island, Chile Symbols have been found on a number of stones on Easter Island, several thousands of petroglyphs can be found, most of them represent animals, like the legendary "bird man".