Songye Headrest, 19th century, Democratic Republic of Congo. © sothebys.com. Provenance: Collecté par le Capitaine ..
Symbol in a Sami shaman drum. While I don’t really know where this particular one […]
Gold headdress ornament; Nasca, Peru, 400 B.C. – A.D. 600; 18.4 × 20.5 cm; Dallas […]
Medusa-like so-called paddle doll, Egypt, 2030–1802 B.C.E. OASC The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Period: ..
Seated goddess with a child, Hittite Empire, Anatolia. Gold. OASC The Metropolitan Museum of Art. […]
Peter Pringle plays a replica of the Sumerian silver lyre of Ur. From his own […]
The Berlin Gold Hat or Berlin Golden Hat (German: Berliner Goldhut). CC BY Philip Pikart […]
A diagram of the Tengriist World view on a shaman’s drum. Creative Commons. I have […]
Earthenware flame pot. Japan, Jōmon period, c. 3000 BC. Nagaoka Municipal Science Museum, Niigata Prefecture, ..
Pottery bowl with drawing representing childbirth. © Werner Forman via Getty Images. “Childbirth” ..
The Nebra sky disk; Mittelberg near Nebra (Germany); Special exhibition “Beyond the Horizon – ..
Beaded Crown (Ade) of Onijagbo Obasoro Alowolodu, Ògògà of Ikere 1890-1928. Basketry, beads, cloth, ..
Finial. Griffin Holding a Stag’s Head in its Beak. © The State Hermitage Museum. The […]
Sleeve-weight in the form of a plaque possibly modern; or 5th-4th century B.C.E. © The […]
Alabaster perfume vase from King Tut’s tomb. Via touregypt.net. Original description says: Another ..
The Witham Shield. CC BY-NC-SA The British Museum. Museum number 1872,1213.1. Length: 1092.2 millimetres ..
Shield from Solomon Islands. Image credit: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. See it on its […]
Broken large plaque of a scorpion man carved from soft stone (steatite or chlorite). Height […]
Hair pins from the Zaramo people, Tanzania. Wood, dark brown patina, 3 pieces, two of […]
Funerary mask, 1000 B.C.–A.D. 100. Made in: Eastern Cordillera, Colombia. Ceramic. h. 21.0 cm., w. […]
Bowl from Sāmarrā, Iraq, circa 5000 BCE. I assume this is a photo of a […]
Left: is a cinerary urn. Right: a sitting statuette of a Quimbaya cacique (chief, leader). […]
Sistrum (rattle) Period: Early Bronze Age III Date: ca. 2300–2000 B.C. Geography: Central Anatolia ..
Jiroft Vase with Tree, Iran 3rd Millennium B.C. Via irangazette.com. It does not appear in […]
Plate III. “Gameboards”: a : eagle (l 41 cm); b: eagle (l 35 cm); c: […]
Bronze handle attachment in the form of a mask. Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial, Greek […]
Cosmetic tray with sphinx from Egypt or Iran. OASC The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Period: […]
Cypriot cornelian scarab seal with two lions at Sumerian sacred tree under a winged sun […]
Egyptian necklace counterpoise with aegis of Sakhmet. Via The Global Egyptian Museum. The original description ..
Wine Vessel (Jia), c. 1250-1046 BC. © The Cleveland Museum of Art. China, late Shang […]