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photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region. Riviera Maya, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, European History, Maya Civilization, Inka, Aztec Art, 3d Prints, Mexican Art

Statue of an Ancient Mayan Warrior (Riviera Maya, Mexico)

Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.

This is the oldest rock art in North America. The Winnemucca petroglyph is between to years old!Nevada petroglyphs in Winnemucca Lake range from simple lines to complex shapes resembling plants and could date back to the first peopling of the Americas. Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art Pariétal, Old Rock, Arte Tribal, Mystery Of History, Crop Circles

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This is the oldest rock art in North America. The Winnemucca petroglyph is between 10,500 to 14,800 years old!

Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, UK which the Romans started building in AD Photograph by Roger Clegg / El muro de Adriano, la frontera norte del imperio romano. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Cool Places To Visit, Places To Travel, Around The Worlds, Beau Site, Hadrian's Wall, Great Britain, Britain Uk

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Roger Clegg: Hadrian’s Wall, Northumberland, UK Hadrian’s Wall Was a defensive fortification in Roman Britain. Begun in 122 AD, during the rule of emperor Hadrian, it was the first of two...

Sumerian artifact (Found in Iran) Neo-Assyrian, ca. Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu) Summerian depiction of one of their Anunnnaki Gods Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Ufo, Turm Von Babylon, Cradle Of Civilization, Egypt Civilization

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Ancient Roman bronze statuette of Hygieia, Goddess of hygiene with her snake attribute, a symbol of healing ref. J Paul Getty Museum Artist/Maker: Unknown Roman Empire half of century Roman Sculpture, Art Sculpture, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Roman History, Art History, European History, American History, Ancient Rome

Salus (Getty Museum)

Salus; Unknown; first half of 2nd century A.D.; Bronze; 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.); 96.AB.195.2; Gift of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California

Architecture Chand Baori, a stepwell in the village Abhaneri near Jaipur, India. It was built in century and has 3500 narrow steps, 13 stories and is 100 feet deep. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Indian Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Cultural Architecture

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Ancient Stepwells of India Thousands of exquisitely carved stone water storage wells, hundreds of stone steps.

A EUROPEAN BRONZE SWORD BRONZE AGE, CIRCA CENTURY B. The long tapering blade with parallel grooves towards the tip, the hilt riveted to the blade, the arched guard with incised bands of chevrons, the ridged grip chased with three raised ban Swords And Daggers, Knives And Swords, Ancient Armor, Medieval Weapons, Arm Armor, Iron Age, Cold Steel, Dark Ages, Ancient History

A EUROPEAN BRONZE SWORD , BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 12TH-10TH CENTURY B.C.

BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 12TH-10TH CENTURY B.C.

Mesopotamian Lapis Amulet in the shape of a Frog, 3500 BC, 3500 BC - 2500 BC, sold by eTiquities by Phoenix Ancient Art Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, European History, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Greece, American History, Objets Antiques

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margadirube: “fabionardini: Sumerian Amulet in the shape of a Frog, c. 3500 BCE Post Julia Indigo ”

Aberlemno Stone: pictish symbol and cup marked stone on the Brough of Birsay, Orkney, Scotland. Stonehenge, Alexandre Le Grand, Art Premier, Celtic Mythology, Art Sculpture, Celtic Art, Picts, Ancient History, European History

5.2 Standing Stones – The Scottish Archaeological Research Framework

The carvings on early medieval/protohistoric stones are endlessly fascinating and they are, or should be, assured of a bright future in the art historical field. The time is now ripe to make more attempts to relate protohistoric and prehistoric images, rather than assume that every aspect of the iconography

Giant Griffin, Persian, circa BC Early references to griffins are found in ancient Persian and Egyptian mythology. Griffins were often used as statues in Persian palaces. These early statues usually showed the griffins with horizontal wings lying Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Mayan Ruins, Ancient Greek, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations

Giant Griffin, Persian, circa 516-465 BC Early references to griffins are found in ancient Persian and Egyptian mythology. Griffins were often used as statues in Persian palaces. These early statues usually showed the griffins with horizontal wings lying along the back of the body. Griffins were also depicted as pulling chariots of the gods of Mesopotamia and the Pharoahs of Egypt.

Stirrup Spout Bottle with Cat Date: century Geography: Peru Culture: Moche Medium: Ceramic, slip Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Peru Culture, Peruvian Art, Arte Tribal, Art Premier, Celtic, Mesoamerican

Stirrup Spout Bottle with Cat | Moche | The Met

Stirrup Spout Bottle with Cat, 4th–7th century. Peru, Moche. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Lamassu (winged, human-headed bull), from Assyrian citadel of Sargon II, Dur Sharrukin (modern Khorsabad,IRAQ) ca. Ancient City, Ancient Persia, Ancient Near East, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History

Exam One: Art History One - Art History 1300 with Wilder at University of Colorado Boulder - StudyBlue

Study 80 Exam One: Art History One flashcards from Stevie J. on StudyBlue.

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