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Altamura Man

Isso me fascina. The so-called Man of Altamura. Intact skeleton of an adult male Homo neanderthalensis found embedded in limestone concretions of a cave in the countryside in Altamura, Italy.

Part of an exhibit in the Assyrian hall of Iraq's newly-opened National Museum

Iraq's National Museum has reopened nearly six years after it was looted and vandalised in the aftermath of the 2003 US-led invasion.

Hitite, Sumerian, Annunaki Seal, Aydın, 1700 BC (Kurt Bittel) (Erdinç Bakla archive)

Hitite, Sumerian, Annunaki Seal, Aydın, 1700 BC (Kurt Bittel) (Erdinç Bakla archive)

Neo-Assyrian ca. 883–859 BCE Mesopotamia, Nimrud: Assyrian  Gypsum alabaster RELIEF: 64 5/8 x 50 1/2 x 3 in.

i think this relief is depicting the babylonian fish god/priest Dagon --- Neo-Assyrian ca. BCE Mesopotamia, Nimrud: Assyrian Gypsum alabaster RELIEF: 64 x 50 x 3 in.

Cylinder seal: god with flowing vase; griffin demon

Cylinder seal: god with flowing vase (MUL GU LA "The Great One"? griffin demon Period: Middle Assyrian Date: ca. Geography: Mesopotamia Culture: Assyrian Medium: Jasper, marble Dimensions: in.

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Colossal Statue of Akhenaten from Karnak, located in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. (The Pharaoh, husband of "Queen Nefertiti", named firstly as "Amenhotep IV" laterly "Akhenaten" which means "Sun Pharaoh" also "Gempateen" which means “The Sun Disc").

Ancient representation of two Mazdean Priests and Tree of Life with symbol of Ahura Mazda (Wings and Sun) above.

The Creation of the World according to the Zend Avesta

Here we see even more massive stones interlocking in this wall. Could it be, like in Cusco Peru we are looking at evidence of an earlier technological civilization whose works were later inherited by the Edo period Japanese?

not egyptian but intriguing.Here we see even more massive stones interlocking in this wall. Could it be, like in Cusco Peru we are looking at evidence of an earlier technological civilization whose works were later inherited by the Edo period Japanese?