Peter Pringle plays a replica of the Sumerian silver lyre of Ur. From his own […]
Labyrinth Petroglyph, Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico, USA. © Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos. According to Jeff & ..
The harpist chants laudation of the Pharaoh before the god Shu. Tomb of Pharaoh Ramesses […]
Drawings from an 1894 anthropology book of Kachina dolls (tihu-tui) representing kachinas, or spirits, ..
Engraving of an owl from the Chauvet cave, France. Photo of a replica of the […]
A Carved Stone Ball from Glaschul Hill in Towie, Aberdeenshire. Sir John Evans, The Ancient […]
Earthenware flame pot. Japan, Jōmon period, c. 3000 BC. Nagaoka Municipal Science Museum, Niigata Prefecture, ..
Medusa-like so-called paddle doll, Egypt, 2030–1802 B.C.E. OASC The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Period: ..
The cairns at Loughcrew are aligned to the rising sun at the equinoxes. The sun […]
Carved Stones in Gavrinis Dolmen passage grave, France. CC BY-ND by D. Truffaut via Flickr. […]
Cucuteni Figurines (Romania). © Marius Amarie via archaeology.org. More from the article: They, and many ..
Fitzroy River drawings. From Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science Report 1895. Report ..
Selknam, Hain Ceremony, Tierra Del Fuego By Martin Gusinde, 1923 Body painting for the Hain […]
Gold pectoral, 0 – 550 A.D., Tolima, Colombia. 16 × 8.6 cm. © Museo del […]
Body Mask (Det), mid-20th century. Asmat people, Ambisu village, New Guinea, Papua (Irian Jaya) Province, ..
Patterned body anthropomorphic figures. All images are from the article: I’ll attach the most relevant ..
Symbol in a Sami shaman drum. While I don’t really know where this particular one […]
Petroglyphs, Ometepe island, Nicaragua. CC-BY Poutine via Wikimedia Commons. Note the similarity with ..
Mask “kanaga” from the Dogon people of Mali. Wood, paint and fiber. The photo is […]
Shield from Solomon Islands. Image credit: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. See it on its […]
The Lightning Brothers, outback Australia, ancient aboriginal paintings, Hardaman style, location secret ..