Ancient Artifacts

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an egyptian statue is on display in front of a blue sky and two black stands
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an african mask is displayed on a black stand
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an ancient statue is on display against a white background
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a red and black vase sitting on top of a table
Greece & Rome • Mougins Museum
Roman glass bottle, 1st century CE. Mougins Museum of Classical Art, Mougins, France.
an old vase is sitting on a white surface with no one around it or in the background
Glass perfume bottle | Roman | Early Imperial | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Glass perfume bottle 1st century A.D. Roman
an old carved stone block with carvings on it
Africa | Granary door from the Dogon people of Mali | Wood, encrusted grey brown patina | ca. early to mid 1900s | granaries outnumber almost all other types of buildings in Dogon villages, demonstrating the importance of preserving crops produced with the hard labor required in such a rocky landscape. Every family has several granaries, one for each of the wives and the rest for the head of the family, in which are stored millet, sorghum, rice, corn, beans etc.
an assortment of ancient egyptian figurines on display
Nubian Shabtis, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Nubian Shabits, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.
Menat of Taharqo, Late Period, Dynasty 25, reign of Taharqo, ca. 690–664 b.c. This faience menat represents part of a heavy necklace carried in ritual scenes. Menat was Egyptian artifact which, like the sistrum, was closely connected with the goddess Hathor. It was held in the hand by its counterpoise and used as a rattle by Hathor's priestesses. Often it was worn as a protective amulet, even by Apis bulls, the sons of Hathor. Luxor, Archaeology, Bastet, Antik, Period, Enigma, Ancient
Menat of Taharqo: the King Being Nursed by the Lion-Headed Goddess Bastet | Third Intermediate Period | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Menat of Taharqo, Late Period, Dynasty 25, reign of Taharqo, ca. 690–664 b.c. This faience menat represents part of a heavy necklace carried in ritual scenes. Menat was Egyptian artifact which, like the sistrum, was closely connected with the goddess Hathor. It was held in the hand by its counterpoise and used as a rattle by Hathor's priestesses. Often it was worn as a protective amulet, even by Apis bulls, the sons of Hathor.
a person holding up a large stone with designs on it
● Objetos arqueológicos de origen Azteca encontrados en Ojuelos de Jalisco, Mexico.
ஜ ۩۞۩ ஜ ஜ ۩۞۩ ஜ Azulestrellla: ● archaeological objects found in Ojuelos Aztec origin of Jalisco, Mexico.
a large rock with writing on it in the middle of a black background and light coming from behind
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The Rosetta Stone, 196 BC; a fragment of a larger basalt steele, was written in Egyptian hieroglyph, Demotic (a shorthand) and Greek. Found by Napoleon's French soldiers while building a fort, it is now in the British Museum, London.
an ancient egyptian stele with writing on it
Kudurru, grant deed by Neubchadnezzar I (1125-1104 BCE), Sippar, Babylonia. Six registers. Top to bottom: symbols of astral gods; tiaras of great gods gods Anu (sky), Enlil (air), Ea (water); two horned dragons, one carrying spade, attribute of Marduk, other carrying stylus with tablet the attributes of Marduk's son Nabu, god of scribes; goddess Gula with her dog and scorpion-god; young bull carrying thunderbolt of Adad (storm god), scorpion of Ishharra, lap of Nusku.
several african art pieces on display in a museum setting with wooden boards and other decorative items
Papuan Gulf
Masks, Gulf Provence.
A GREEK GOLD FINGER RING   CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.   The plain hoop flat on the interior, rounded on the exterior, expanding toward the circular bezel, engraved with a fly Ancient Greek Jewelry, Ancient Jewels, Gold Finger Rings, Roman Jewelry, Ancient Jewellery, Classical Period, Historical Jewellery, Greek Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry
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A GREEK GOLD FINGER RING CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C. The plain hoop flat on the interior, rounded on the exterior, expanding toward the circular bezel, engraved with a fly
A GREEK GOLD FINGER RING CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C Metal, Antique Rings, Antique Jewelry, Antique Jewellery, Medieval Jewelry
A GREEK GOLD FINGER RING CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C