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Bronzefigur fra Værebro Å

Bronzefigur fra Værebro Å

Menneskefigur fra St. Olof, Skåne

Menneskefigur fra St. Olof, Skåne

Baubo Figurines | Note the large navel on this Baubo figurine offered on eBay.

Baubo Figurines | Note the large navel on this Baubo figurine offered on eBay.

Iran, Sasanian, 7th-8th Century, silver, Overall: h. 19.10 cm (7 1/2 inches). Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1964.96

Silver Rhyton: The Buffalo-Slayer Goddess, Iran, Sasanian, C.

Kilpeck Church, Herefordshire, 1140 AD. "A fiddle player who looks suspiciously like the sheela-na-gig’s brother also symbolises low morality. Well we all know the devil has the best tunes!" Simon Jenkins

Stone carving of a fiddle player at the twelfth century church of Saint Mary and Saint David in Kilpeck, Herefordshire, which is home to the finest collection of Romanesque sculpture in England.

One of the most remarkable characteristics of the early celtic art is the fusing of animal with the mystical.

One of the most remarkable characteristics of the early celtic art is the fusing of animal with the mystical.

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, dated as Aurignacian

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

Kong Svend Estridsen

Kong Svend Estridsen

Exhibitionist Corbel Abbey Church of Sainte Radegonde Poitiers, France 13th century

Église Sainte-Radegonde in Poitiers (Vienne), par Kjartan Hauglid

Det første stykke Danefæ der blev fundet i Danmark med metaldetektor var Gudinden fra Værebro.

Det første stykke Danefæ der blev fundet i Danmark med metaldetektor var Gudinden fra Værebro.

Kilcoe Castle, Cork, Irlande                                                                                                                                                                                 More

"The symbolism of the Goddess has taken on an electrifying power for modem…

Statue of a Parthian Hatra king holding a votive figure. Hatra was an ancient city in the Ninawa Governorate and al-Jazira region of Iraq, near Mosul. It was known as al-Hadr, a name which appears once in ancient inscriptions, and it was in the ancient Persian province of Khvarvaran. It was built circa 3rd-2nd centuries BCE and flourished 1st to 2nd centuries CE under the Parthians. Many artifacts and much of the remains of the city  destroyed by ISIL

The statue of Hatra king holding a smaller statue. Hatra is an ancient city in the Mid-Mesopotamia, also known as al-Hadr. It was in the ancient Persian province of Khvarvaran in Iraq.

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