Guido Reni, "San Michele Arcangelo che abbatte il demonio", 1635 circa - Olio si tela, 293 x 202 cm, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Concezione, Roma
Mark Anthony Jacobson — Animal Totemic Order - Part 1
History culture and art culture
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Tillya Tepe burial site. Close-up of human remains surrounded by gold and turquoise jewellery in a burial site at Tillya Tepe, Afghanistan. Tillya tepe is an archaeological site in northern Afghanistan near Sheberghan, in the ancient region of Bactria. It was surveyed in 1979 by a Soviet-Afghan mission of archaeologists led by Victor Sarianidi. They found a total of around 20,000 gold ornaments in six graves thought to date to around the 1st Century BC.
Histoire de l'art égyptien by Prisse D'Avennes, 1878 b