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  • Donna Macrae

    The pre-columbian Quimbaya culture were believed to have lived in South America from 300 to 1550 CE and are best known for their precise gold and metalwork. The majority of gold pieces discovered are made with a tumbaga alloy with 30% copper, very similar to those accounts mentioned by Plato in his dialogues about the lost city of Atlantis. Among the intricate gold works are several types of insects and two devices that stand out to be aerodynamic in nature and of no other insect known to exist.The pieces look very much like the designs of modern airplanes and incorporate a number of features essentially proving the Quimbaya knew and understood the principals of flight. Scale replicas of the golden flyer were built 5 times larger and tested precisely. Results from the tests showed proved t....

  • Olga Granados

    "avion" Quimbaya; precolombino; orfebreria, Colombia

  • Phil Block

    Quimbaya Gold Artifacts. Appears to be an airplane crafted a few centuries before the Wright brothers were born.

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STAR GATES: A HIERATIC SLEEPING POSES INSIDE THE BIG CAPSUL OR A HI TECH MACHNIE??? WITH DIFFERENT HI TECH OBJECTS AROUND HER??? WITH A RAP AROUND KNEES AND ANKLES??? IS THIS A FLYING MACHINE??? WHAT IS THE MESSAGE THAT THEY LEFT HERE FOR US ON EARTH?? WHAT DO YOU SEE?? WHAT DO YOU THINK??? The most prominent cultures are the North, Sinu, Tairona and Muisca, their styles different from one another, share the preference for casting alloy of gold and copper- Taringa!

Colombia | Figurine Pendant, Quimbaya or Yotoco style | Cast gold | 5th-10th Century

Colombia Quimbaya Shaman Figure Pendant in Gold (700)

Nose Ornament, c. 400-1000 West-central Colombia, Quimbaya Style, 5th-10th Century hammered gold

Hollow Cast and Hammered Gold Vessel or Lime Flask from Columbia, probably Quimbaya Region, 400-1000 A.D

Colombia Quimbaya Shaman Figure Pendant in Gold (700)

Necklace with gold bird-shaped beads, Quimbaya, 500-900 AD,

Quimbaya Poporo gold vessel, 150 grams, circa 400-700

Colombia | Figurine Pendant, Quimbaya or Yotoco style | Cast gold | 5th-10th Century