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Double-headed serpent turquoise mosaic Mexico, century AD An icon of Mexica (Aztec) art, this striking object was probably worn on ceremonial occasions as a pectoral (an ornament worn on the chest). British Museum, Feathered Serpent, Aztec Culture, Ancient Jewelry, Mexican Art, Mexican Skulls, Ancient Artifacts, Aztec Artifacts, Historical Artifacts

An Aztec Snake

In Aztec mythology, snakes are symbolic of rebirth and renewal. Since serpents regularly shed their skins and emerge shining and fresh as though made anew, they seemed to Aztec mystics to transcend…

Statues Grecque Apollon - Lion Statues House - Mini Buddha Statues - Statues Of Liberty Copper - Old Buddha Statues Architecture Classique, Art Et Architecture, Ancient Greek Architecture, Ancient Greek Sculpture, Greek Statues, Ancient Art, Buddha Statues, Ancient History, Classical Greece

UV light reveals how Greek statues really looked

3741 votes and 60899 views on Imgur: The magic of the Internet

Ring - Egypt - Dynasty - Carnelian, Faience, and Gold Ancient Egyptian Jewelry, Egyptian Art, Ancient Art, Ancient Aliens, Egyptian Costume, Ancient History, Art Deco Jewelry, Tribal Jewelry, Antic Jewellery

Сердолик (карнеол). История ювелирных украшений с сердоликом c древних времен до наших дней

Карнеол (или по-русски - сердолик) - не только один из самых красивых камней. Это один из самых духовных и самых древних камней, используемых в украшениях. Cердолик - довольно частая находка в археологии. Этому камню приписывались сверхъестественные свойства. В древнем мире он…

Flexible bracelet of TutankhamunFound on the right arm of Tutankhamun’s mummy (gold and carnelian with faience and glass beads). New Kingdom, Dynasty, reign of Tutankhamun, ca. Collier Antique, Egypt Jewelry, Ancient Egyptian Jewelry, Egyptian Scarab, Egypt Museum, Art Ancien, Long Pearl Necklaces, Gold Necklace, Egypt

Tutanchamuns Grabbeigaben: Schmuck und Kleidung

Details und Motive von Schmuck und Kleidung aus dem Grabschatz Tutanchamuns

  Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, European History, Sculpture Art, Sculptures, Stone Sculpture, Berber, Ancient Artifacts

Mask | Olmec | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Milton Arno Leof, Mexico City, 1962–1966; [Everett Rassiga, Inc., New York]; Jay C. Leff, Uniontown, PA, 1966–1970; [Walter Randel Gallery, New York, until 1970]; Alice K. Bache, New York, 1970–(d

Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR on Instagram: “A mosaic inlay floor, sarcophagus, columns and fountain (I am not sure if all or just some are ancient since there was no information…” Ancient Beauty, Columns, Rome, Floors, Fountain, Mosaic, Contemporary, Instagram, Home Decor

Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR on Instagram: “A mosaic inlay floor, sarcophagus, columns and fountain (I am not sure if all or just some are ancient since there was no information…”

1,915 Likes, 17 Comments - Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR (@decimusclaudius) on Instagram: “A mosaic inlay floor, sarcophagus, columns and fountain (I am not sure if all or just some are…”

Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR on Instagram: “A Roman faience theatrical mask, dated to the 2nd century AD, and is said to be from Arsinoe, Egypt which was the capital of the Fayum…” Ancient Beauty, Rome, Egypt, Carnival, Painting, Fictional Characters, Instagram, Art, Art Background

Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR on Instagram: “A Roman faience theatrical mask, dated to the 2nd century AD, and is said to be from Arsinoe, Egypt which was the capital of the Fayum…”

344 Likes, 6 Comments - Decimus Claudius - Rome SPQR (@decimusclaudius) on Instagram: “A Roman faience theatrical mask, dated to the 2nd century AD, and is said to be from Arsinoe, Egypt…”

DailyArt Magazine on Instagram: “Mysterious Female Nude Statuettes of the Parthian Empire 👀 | Read now: Link in Bio ⠀ ⠀ 🖼️ Parthian Empire female stone statuette, 1st-2nd…” Parthian Empire, Ancient Beauty, Mysterious, Mystery, Nude, Magazine, Stone, Female, Link

DailyArt Magazine on Instagram: “Mysterious Female Nude Statuettes of the Parthian Empire 👀 | Read now: Link in Bio ⠀ ⠀ 🖼️ Parthian Empire female stone statuette, 1st-2nd…”

119 Likes, 1 Comments - DailyArt Magazine (@dailyartmagazine) on Instagram: “Mysterious Female Nude Statuettes of the Parthian Empire 👀 | Read now: Link in Bio ⠀ ⠀ 🖼️ Parthian…”