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Ancient Menorahs - A Collection of Amazing Photos of Ancient Menorahs Old Symbols, Ancient Symbols, History Of Hanukkah, Arch Of Titus, Jewish Menorah, Holocaust Memorial Day, Jewish Synagogue, The Tabernacle, High Priest

Ancient Menorahs

A Collection of over 50 Photographs and Paintings of Ancient Menorahs The menorah is one of the oldest symbols in Judaism and has remained an enduring symbol of the Jewish people through the centuries. The first known menorah is believed to have been made for the Tabernacle and is mentioned in the Bible: Exodus 25:31-3

Early Cycladic Figure (ca. Greece, the Cyclades. Marble height : cm , The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts , University of East Anglia (UEA), Norwich Art Sculpture, Sculptures, Ancient History, Art History, European History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Ancient Goddesses, Egyptian Mythology

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chloefrancillon: “Early Cycladic Figure (3200-2000 BCE) Greece : the Cyclades ”

This Japanese Scroll Was Re-Printed a Million Years Before Gutenberg The eighth-century documents were stored in tiny pagodas. Morgan Library, Archaeology, Japanese, Printed, Times, Survival Guide, Scribble, Anthropology, History

This Japanese Scroll Was Re-Printed a Million Times—700 Years Before Gutenberg

The eighth-century documents were stored in tiny pagodas.

1455 – 1456 Johannes Gutenberg, working with merchant and money-lender Johann Fust and printer Peter Schöffer, completed printing the Bible (Gutenberg Bible), the first book printed in Europe from movable type. Johannes Gutenberg, Joseph Muller Brockmann, Weird English Words, Ap English, English Class, Most Expensive Book, Die Revolution, Ap Language, Books

This Japanese Scroll Was Re-Printed a Million Times—700 Years Before Gutenberg

The eighth-century documents were stored in tiny pagodas.

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich Egyptologist Julia Budka is studying the impact of intercultural contacts in Ancient Egypt. Her excavations in Sudan have uncovered a tomb dating to around 1450 BC on the island of Sai in the Nile. Ancient Tomb, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, National Geographic, History Encyclopedia, Archaeology News, Nile River, Good Neighbor

Ancient Tomb of Gold Worker Found Along Nile River

A 3,400-year-old tomb holding the remains of more than a dozen possibly mummified people has been discovered on Sai Island, along the Nile River.

Venus von Moravany, Slowakei, Elfenbein, from to years ago. Akademie der Wissenshaften in Nitra, mammoth ivory. Venus, Sacred Feminine, Divine Feminine, Religions Du Monde, Paleolithic Art, Paleolithic Period, Art Pariétal, Art Rupestre, Ancient Goddesses

The Moravany Venus

The Moravany venus, made of mammoth ivory, was discovered in the area of Moravany nad Váhom, a village near the spa resort Piestany in Slovakia.

This seated goddess is not based on any specific fertility figurine, but was inspired by plump, seated goddesses found in the neolithic settlement at Catal Huyuk, Anatolia. Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Goddesses, Art Premier, Art Sculpture, Spiritus, Mother Goddess, Sacred Feminine

Archaeology Goddess No. 52

This seated goddess is not based on any specific fertility figurine, but was inspired by plump, seated goddesses found in the neolithic settlement at Catal Huyuk, Anatolia. She is 5 inches high and is 3.8 inches at her widest point. Each figurine is individually hand made, imperfections are to be expected and no two sculptures are alike and can never be reproduced to the exact same effect. They are one of a kind and unique. I call these goddesses Archaeology Goddesses because they look like…

Just saw this in the amazing British Museum Ice Age Art show - Apparently there is a school of thought that these carvings may have made by women for women. It's a compelling idea but I wonder how they have deduced that through the mists of time? Prehistoric Age, Ancient Goddesses, Wine Glass Holder, Mother Goddess, Camping Gifts, Ice Age, Game Pieces, Prehistory, Ancient Artifacts

CultureLab: Ice-age art hints at birth of modern mind

Just saw this in the amazing British Museum Ice Age Art show - Apparently there is a school of thought that these carvings may have made by women for women... It's a compelling idea, but I wonder how they have deduced that through the mists of time?

Çatalhöyük,mermer figürin, L.Meskell, C. Nakamaura,Konya Arkeoloji Müzesi (Erdinç Bakla archive) Early Middle Ages, Mother Goddess, Bronze Age, Antiquities, Ancient Art, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, Sculptures

Çatalhöyük,mermer figürin, L.Meskell, C. Nakamaura,Konya Arkeoloji Müzesi (Erdinç Bakla archive)

Coin with a Head of Apollo and His symbols - circa B. - at the Paolo Orsi Museum, Syracuse, Sicily Greek History, Ancient History, Celtic, Millenium, Foreign Coins, Coin Art, Gold And Silver Coins, Antique Coins, Greek Art

Coin with a Head of Apollo and His symbols - circa 450-400 B.C. - at the Paolo Orsi Museum, Syracuse

The mother Goddess Sarda prenuragic Ozieri culture BC), Sardinia - absolutely beautiful Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Ancient Greek, Art Rupestre, Arte Tribal, Art Ancien, Art Antique

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mirekulous: “ THIS IS ‘THE MOTHER GODDESS SARDA prenuragic Ozieri culture (3500-2700 BC), Sardinia ”

Sixth Land. Miklos Kiss japaneseaesthetics: "DOGU" ceramics, which were discovered in remains of Aomori.japaneseaesthetics: "DOGU" ceramics, which were discovered in remains of Aomori. Jomon Era, Jomon Period, Aomori, Ancient History, Art History, European History, Ancient Aliens, American History, Objets Antiques

Women Shamans "DOGU" which were discovered in remains of Aomori. Jomon-era. BC.3,500 - BC.2,500. Aomori Japan. talisman: