Vogelherd Cave, Vogelherdhöhlen - Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory, this figurine is one of the oldest know pieces of individual artwork in the archaeological record.
Ship’s Medicine Chest, - Starting in American merchant ships larger than 150 tons and with more than 10 crew members were required to have medicine chests. The chests came with instructions, and the captain or first mate usually administered the medicines
3,500 year old warrior's tomb filled with treasure found in Greece
US archaeologists in Greece have uncovered the skeleton of an ancient warrior that has lain undisturbed for more than years along with a huge hoard of treasure, the Greek culture ministry announced Monday.
Minoan Crete pyxis expertly thrown: a fine example of the apogee potting and firing on Crete at the end of the Late Bronze Age. But the painted decoration is not as fine as that of earlier works produced in the workshops of the Minoan palaces.
The Kitab al-Bulhan, or Book of Wonders, is an Arabic manuscript dating mainly from the late century A. and probably bound together in Baghdad during the reign of Jalayirid Sultan Ahmad manuscript is made up of astrological, astrono