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statuetta di donna, Kostenki, 30.000 - 25.000 anni fa

statuetta di donna, Kostenki, 30.000 - 25.000 anni fa

The Moravany venus plowed up in a field in 1938 in the area of Moravany nad Váhom, a village near the spa resort Piestany in Slovakia. It is possible that it was created without a head. It is dated to 22,800 years ago and is made of mammoth ivory.

The Moravany venus plowed up in a field in 1938 in the area of Moravany nad Váhom, a village near the spa resort Piestany in Slovakia. It is possible that it was created without a head. It is dated to 22,800 years ago and is made of mammoth ivory.

ca. 200 BCE.  Late Jomon period. Ceramic 'female' figurine unearthed from Inariyama Shell Mound, Mimami-ku, Yokohama-shi Kanagawa Japan. Cleveland Museum.

ca. 200 BCE. Late Jomon period. Ceramic 'female' figurine unearthed from Inariyama Shell Mound, Mimami-ku, Yokohama-shi Kanagawa Japan. Cleveland Museum.

"Stone Baba (Woman). Krasnodar Region. 11th-12th centuries. Limestone. H 165 cm. Provide us with important information about the appearance and clothing of the nomads of the south Russian steppes. This is a canonical work – a frontal representation of the body with a traditional attribute, a goblet, in the hands, with detailed indication of rich clothing and ornaments. Set up on a natural mound or the top of a barrow and dedicated to ancestor-heroes. Various ritual feasts took place near…

"Stone Baba (Woman). Krasnodar Region. 11th-12th centuries. Limestone. H 165 cm. Provide us with important information about the appearance and clothing of the nomads of the south Russian steppes. This is a canonical work – a frontal representation of the body with a traditional attribute, a goblet, in the hands, with detailed indication of rich clothing and ornaments. Set up on a natural mound or the top of a barrow and dedicated to ancestor-heroes. Various ritual feasts took place near…

Avdeevo venus, the front view of the other member of the double venus.  Photo: http://www.istmira.com/foto-i-video-pervobytnoe-obschestvo/3924-iskusstvo-predystorii-pervobytnost-2.html  Avdeevo - a Paleolithic site with strong links to Kostenki

Avdeevo venus, the front view of the other member of the double venus. Photo: http://www.istmira.com/foto-i-video-pervobytnoe-obschestvo/3924-iskusstvo-predystorii-pervobytnost-2.html Avdeevo - a Paleolithic site with strong links to Kostenki

Seated Goddess, Catal Huyuk, BCE -- Ancient Mesopotamia is one of my passions.

Venere di Hohle Fels - 40000-35000 anni fa - avorio di mammut scolpito a tutto tondo - dalla caverna di Hohle Fels, Germania - Museo di Blaubeuren, Germania.     #MR

Venere di Hohle Fels - 40000-35000 anni fa - avorio di mammut scolpito a tutto tondo - dalla caverna di Hohle Fels, Germania - Museo di Blaubeuren, Germania. #MR

Venus of RenancourtA limestone statuette of a shapely woman some 23,000 years old has been discovered in northern France in what archaeologists described as an ‘exceptional’ find. Archaeologists stumbled on the Paleolithic era sculpture during a dig in the summer in Amiens, the first such find in half a century.> donsmaps.com

Venus of RenancourtA limestone statuette of a shapely woman some 23,000 years old has been discovered in northern France in what archaeologists described as an ‘exceptional’ find. Archaeologists stumbled on the Paleolithic era sculpture during a dig in the summer in Amiens, the first such find in half a century.> donsmaps.com

Woman from Dolni Vestonice. c.29,000- 25,000 BCE. rear view | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Woman from Dolni Vestonice. c.29,000- 25,000 BCE. rear view | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Le sauveur et berger, Mithra, portant le jeune taureau(veau).. L'allégorie figure le passage du taureau au bélier.Le sauveur suivant qui passera du bélier au poisson portera un agneau.

Le sauveur et berger, Mithra, portant le jeune taureau(veau).. L'allégorie figure le passage du taureau au bélier.Le sauveur suivant qui passera du bélier au poisson portera un agneau.

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Unique Mysterious Figurines With Enormous Eyes (Eye Idols of Tell Brak)

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Ochred Lady  The hair forms a thick coiffure framing the face and tapering to two points that end on the backs of the shoulders, which may be interpreted as being braids. Although the upper arms are clearly carved at the sides of the figurine, there is no trace of forearms or hands. Although the breasts are oblong and in profile appear cylindrical, they do not rest on the round and protruding abdomen.

Ochred Lady The hair forms a thick coiffure framing the face and tapering to two points that end on the backs of the shoulders, which may be interpreted as being braids. Although the upper arms are clearly carved at the sides of the figurine, there is no trace of forearms or hands. Although the breasts are oblong and in profile appear cylindrical, they do not rest on the round and protruding abdomen.