This is a collection of strange being/creature artifacts. The question is… Are all of these different types of beings just based on mythology or did they really exist and interact with humans…
An amphora filled with gold coins was discovered in Como, Italy
The Ministry of Culture in Italy shared the discovery of a stone urn containing gold coins at the site of the former Teatro Cressoni.
Intriguing clayart oddities and obscuria's
'Moon Cassandra' - Christine Kaiser Obscuriosities It’s always gratifying to view a piece that was born out of pure artistic abandon, without a hint of restraint, following raw instinct beyond any deliberate desire to adhere to a path of coherence in the narrative. Different forms of modern art, through manipulating perceived reality, arouse attention and fascination. Abstract art quite often relies on shape and color to convey its emotional message, while forwarding the challenge of either…
Mehrgarh: The Lost Civilisation [1 of 4]
Pakistan is the epitome and zenith of diverse cultures and harmonized expressions of human creative influences ranging from initial agricultural relics at Mehrgarh and the first human dentistry whi…
Skeleton, 2,000 Years Old, With Large by Kenneth Garrett
Skeleton, 2,000 years old, with large ceremonial flint knife, at the Remedello Sotto cemetery just south of the Italian Alps, where 124 tombs were excavated i n the 19th-century.
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Etruscan charioteer. Etruscans, who lived in Etruria, were known as Tyrrhenians by the Greeks. They were at their height in Italy from the 8th to the 5th century BCE. Herodotus (c. 450 BCE.) reports, as a theory of their origin, that the Etruscans came from Asia Minor. The Etruscans lived in what is modern Tuscany , in the area bounded by the Tiber and Arno rivers, the Apennines and the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Iran - Persepolis - UNESCO World Heritage Site - Stunning Sunset
Join me on Facebook | Google+ | Twitter | 500px | Instagram ~~~~~~~~~ Middle East - Iran - Fars Province - Persepolis - UNESCO World Heritage Site - Pārsa - The City of Persians - Takht-e Jamshid - Chehel Minar - Magnificent ruins of ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550-330 BCE) Persepolis - its ancient name was Parsa to ancient Persians, its modern name is Takht-e Jamshid, (Persian: Throne of Jamshid), to Iranians it was the capital of the Achaemenid kings of Iran (Persia)…
XoticBrands 10.5" Hellenistic Classic Greek Ironwork Horse Statue Sculpture Figurine
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Silk Cotton Tree
The Silk Cotton or Ceiba Tree [Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.] is one of the largest trees in the American tropics. The tree has played an important role in the spiritual and economic lives of the pe…