Nuragic votive figurines - Priest-Sorcerer    Bronzes of the Nuragic age    National Archeological Museum - Cagliari

Nuragic votive figurines - Priest-Sorcerer Bronzes of the Nuragic age National Archeological Museum - Cagliari (my edit: Note the magical conical hat)

Nuragic votive figurines - Nuragic Warrior    Bronzes of the Nuragic age    National Archeological Museum - Cagliari

Nuragic bronze votive figurine of a Nuragic warrior (ancient Sardinia). The late Bronze Age centuries BC) saw a vast migration of the so-called sea people, described in ancient Egyptian sources.

Nuraghe Piscu by ojosdesign, via Flickr

The nuraghic towers are unique to Sardinia, an Italian island in the Mediterranean Italy

Bortigali, nuraghe Orolo - Nuraghe Su Nuraxi, Barumini, Sardinia, Italy.

Bortigali, nuraghe Orolo - Nuraghe Su Nuraxi, Barumini, Sardinia, Italy.

Nuragic votive figurines - Nuragic Warrior    Bronzes of the Nuragic age    National Archeological Museum - Cagliari

Nuragic votive figurines - Nuragic Warrior Bronzes of the Nuragic age National Archeological Museum - Cagliari

The Village of Tiscali- an ancient Nuraghic age village hidden inside of a Sardinian limestone cavern. I swear, Italy has ALL the best archaeological sites!

The Village of Tiscali- an ancient Nuraghic age village hidden inside of a Sardinian limestone cavern. I swear, Sardinia has ALL the best archaeological sites!

The nuraghe [nuˈraɡe] (plural Italian nuraghi, Sardinian nuraghes) is the main type of ancient megalithic edifice found in Sardinia, developed during the Nuragic Age between 1900-730 BC

The nuraghe [nuˈraɡe] (plural Italian nuraghi, Sardinian nuraghes) is the main type of ancient megalithic edifice found in Sardinia, developed during the Nuragic Age between BC. This one is at Saint Antine of Torraba, Sardinia

Barumini, Su Nuraxi, #Nuraghe, Sardinia

SU NURAXI - a conical tower erected above a stone altar built in Sardinia by the Nuragians as a defensive fortification

Giardini Pubblici - Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy www.lavilladelre.com #hotellavilladelre

Giardini Pubblici - Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy www.lavilladelre.com #hotellavilladelre

Tower and enclosure of the Nuraghe in the ancient and deserted village of Ruinas, inner Sardinia.This place is really isolated among the mountains and the wilderness, and it is fascinating to think that it was inhabited from Bronze age to the early Middle Ages

Tower and enclosure of the Nuraghe in the ancient and deserted village of Ruinas, inner Sardinia.

A detail of the Nuraghe Scala Orrubia of Samugheo.

A detail of the Nuraghe Scala Orrubia of Samugheo.

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