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Archer for the East Pediment of the Temple of Aphaia at Aegina, ca. 480 BC Signifying the beginning of the classical era. The temple from which these statues originate initially had the same sculptural program (ca. 500 BC), however, the East Pediment sculptures were for some reason replaced in 480 BC. The new cycle illustrated the drastically new direction of Greek sculpture.

Archer for the East Pediment of the Temple of Aphaia at Aegina, ca. 480 BC Signifying the beginning of the classical era. The temple from which these statues originate initially had the same sculptural program (ca. 500 BC), however, the East Pediment sculptures were for some reason replaced in 480 BC. The new cycle illustrated the drastically new direction of Greek sculpture.

The Nefertiti Bust is a 3300-year-old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. It is believed to have been crafted in 1345 BC by the sculptor Thutmose.

The Nefertiti Bust is a 3300-year-old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. It is believed to have been crafted in 1345 BC by the sculptor Thutmose.

A Uraeus, which is a stylized, upright form of an Egyptian cobra, represents the deity Wadjet, who loved Horus during his infancy. This deity protects the Pharoh.

A Uraeus, which is a stylized, upright form of an Egyptian cobra, represents the deity Wadjet, who loved Horus during his infancy. This deity protects the Pharoh.

Ancient Egyptian Jewelry and I want it all!!! Actually, a few of these pieces I do have replicas of on the store, but not as many as I would like!

Ancient Egyptian Jewelry and I want it all!!! Actually, a few of these pieces I do have replicas of on the store, but not as many as I would like!

Falcon collar of Princess Neferuptah Twelfth Dynasty, reign of Amenemhat III, 1831-1786 BC

Falcon collar of Princess Neferuptah Twelfth Dynasty, reign of Amenemhat III, 1831-1786 BC

Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle [Peru, Moche]

Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle [Peru, Moche]

Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements. Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Tutankhamun pectoral with solar and lunar elements. Cloisonné with carnelian, lapis lazuli, calcite, obsidian and coloured glass. At its centre is a chalcedony scarab, which has falcon legs and talons.

Balintore Scotland

Balintore Scotland

Elgol, Skye, Scotland

Elgol, Skye, Scotland

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