Venus figurines from around the world; small and portable sculptures emphasizing the female form, carried by nomadic tribes. Can you name them all, and the regions where they were found?These figures do not represent Venus.
The "Menhir du Champ Dolent", neolithic megalith in Eastern Brittany, France. It is the highest menhir in Brittany. This standing stone has a strong presence even through the photograph.The Menhir of the Cursed Field
This Sumerian votive of a priest with an offering to a god is standing in for a worshiper symbolically engaging in continuous prayer. His eyes are exaggerated in fixed attentiveness.
female figurine, gobekli tepe, turkey Comapre her to the Venus of Willendorf…
Standing female figure wearing a strap and a necklace
Standing female figure wearing a strap and a necklace Period: Early Middle Bronze Age Date: millennium BC. Geography: Southwestern Arabia Medium: Sandstone, quartzite The Metropolitan Museum
Female figurine from the Ozieri culture (or San Michele culture), a prehistoric pre-Nuragic culture, Sardinia, Italy, ca.
The ancient Jomon of Japan: History and Pictures - Incipient Jomon B. They produced deep pottery cooking containers with pointed bottoms and rudimentary cord markings—among the oldest examples of pottery known in the world.
the oldest sculpture known, BP) called Lowenfrau, the Lion Lady Venus - carved from mammoth ivory. It was found in the cave of Hohlenstein-Stadel in the Valley of Lone, Baden-Wurttemberg (Germany), in 1931
Sitting Venus (Magna Mater) of Hrádok, half of the millenium BC, detail 2 Late Neolithic, Lengyel culture height: 27 cm provenance: Šurany - Nitriansky Hrádok, West Slovakia