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wasbella102:

Neolithic sculpture 3rd-2nd millenium BCE. Cult stele or simple sculpture of a owl, from Algeria.

wasbella102:

Neolithic sculpture 3rd-2nd millenium BCE. Cult stele or simple sculpture of a owl, from Algeria.

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drakontomalloi:

Anonymous Persian artist - A drawing of four lions sharing a single head, amid elegant floral sprays one of which morphs into a leopard’s head. N.d., Safavid dynasty/17th century 

drakontomalloi:

Anonymous Persian artist - A drawing of four lions sharing a single head, amid elegant floral sprays one of which morphs into a leopard’s head. N.d., Safavid dynasty/17th century 

ancientpeoples:

Gold heandband with gazelles and a stag 
The Second Intermediate period is a period when the Egyptian throne is ruled by foreigners. This piece is clearly not Egyptian in style and yet it was made in Egypt. 
Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, dynasty 15, 1648 - 1550 BC. 
Probably from the Eastern Delta region. 
Source: metropolitan Museum

ancientpeoples:

Gold heandband with gazelles and a stag 

The Second Intermediate period is a period when the Egyptian throne is ruled by foreigners. This piece is clearly not Egyptian in style and yet it was made in Egypt. 

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, dynasty 15, 1648 - 1550 BC. 

Probably from the Eastern Delta region. 

Source: metropolitan Museum

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medieval:

St. Luke
The Book of Deer (Evangelia) is a Gospel Book written in a hand that was current in the period c. 850-1000 and generally dated to the first half of the tenth century.

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medieval:

St. Luke

The Book of Deer (Evangelia) is a Gospel Book written in a hand that was current in the period c. 850-1000 and generally dated to the first half of the tenth century.

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