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Oil container with the heads of a lion and a woman, about 550 B.C. The detailed carvings of a woman’s face and a snarling lion form the body of this aryballos, or oil vessel. Though it is made of faience (an early synthetic material) from ancient Egypt, it has a Greek form. This combination of Greek and Egyptian elements demonstrates the cross-cultural connections of the eastern Mediterranean in this period.

Oil container with the heads of a lion and a woman, about 550 B.C. The detailed carvings of a woman’s face and a snarling lion form the body of this aryballos, or oil vessel. Though it is made of faience (an early synthetic material) from ancient Egypt, it has a Greek form. This combination of Greek and Egyptian elements demonstrates the cross-cultural connections of the eastern Mediterranean in this period.

Scythian pectoral from between the 6th & 4th centuries BCE discovered in a tumulus in the Ukraine. The crescent-shaped pectoral has a well-balanced composition which is symmetrical but not rigidly so. The ends of the crescent that come close together are decorated with stylized lion heads holding rings in their mouths; these rings served as clasps. The pectoral is divided into three “tiers” or bands with gold braids framing each “tier.”

Scythian pectoral from between the 6th & 4th centuries BCE discovered in a tumulus in the Ukraine. The crescent-shaped pectoral has a well-balanced composition which is symmetrical but not rigidly so. The ends of the crescent that come close together are decorated with stylized lion heads holding rings in their mouths; these rings served as clasps. The pectoral is divided into three “tiers” or bands with gold braids framing each “tier.”

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient, ancient art and science. I’ll admit here that it is not one in which I am well versed. However, I will say that I have witnessed more ‘miracles’

How to Use Tea as Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient, ancient art and science. I’ll admit here that it is not one in which I am well versed. However, I will say that I have witnessed more ‘miracles’

30 Family Secrets Hiding in English Surnames | Mental Floss...these are so cool. It's like a peek into your ancient, ancient family history.

30 Family Secrets Hiding in English Surnames

30 Family Secrets Hiding in English Surnames | Mental Floss...these are so cool. It's like a peek into your ancient, ancient family history.

Studying Ancient Egypt? This Ancient Egypt Homeschool Unit Study has EVERYTHING you need to teach your kids in a fun and informative way!

Your kids will never look at Ancient Egypt the same again!

Studying Ancient Egypt? This Ancient Egypt Homeschool Unit Study has EVERYTHING you need to teach your kids in a fun and informative way!

Mysterious Great Pyramid Of China: Almost Totally Unknown Even To Most Chinese - MessageToEagle.com

Mysterious Great Pyramid Of China: Almost Totally Unknown Even To Most Chinese - MessageToEagle.com

Inlay Depicting a Falcon with Spread Wings, Egypt, Late period-Ptolemaic period, 4th century BC, faience, polychrome

Inlay Depicting a Falcon with Spread Wings, Egypt, Late period-Ptolemaic period, 4th century BC, faience, polychrome

These 11 Trails In Hawaii Will Lead You To Extraordinary Ancient Ruins

These 11 Trails In Hawaii Will Lead You To Extraordinary Ancient Ruins

Travel | New Mexico | Ancient Ruins | Fascinating Places | Hikes | Hiking | The Outdoors | Places To Visit | Outdoor Activities

These 10 Trails In New Mexico Will Lead You To Extraordinary Ancient Ruins

Travel | New Mexico | Ancient Ruins | Fascinating Places | Hikes | Hiking | The Outdoors | Places To Visit | Outdoor Activities

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