Dmitrey Madurov

Dmitrey Madurov

sculpture, artcritic, history, arheology, theology
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The “Sarcophagus of the Spouses” c. 520-510 BC Banditaccia necropolis, Cerveteri (Caere), central Italy Cerveteri (Caere), southern Etruria

Etruscan sarcophagus of a married couple from the Banditaccia Necropolis, Cerveteri - circa 530 to 520 BCE.

Etruscan warrior kit from Villanovan period C.850BC, This isn't really Medieval, but interesting nevertheless.

Reproduction garb of an Etruscan warrior on display at the Colosseum Museum in Rome, Italy. Included are a helmet, breast plate, belt, and sword.

Pectoral with an Opposing Seth Animal and Hieracosphinx (ca. 1981-1802 B.C.). Middle Kingdom, Egypt. Gold. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Lender Johns Hopkins University Archaeological Museum for Eton College, Windsor, England.  | This work is featured in our “Ancient Egypt Transformed: The Middle Kingdom” exhibition on view through January 24, 2016. #MiddleKingdomEgypt

Pectoral with an Opposing Seth Animal and Hieracosphinx (ca. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Lender Johns Hopkins University Archaeological Museum for Eton College, Windsor, England.

From Mehrgarh, the second oldest (6,500 to 2,500 BCE) Indus Valley Civilization site after Bhirrana, Haryana, India. It lies on the Kacchi Plain of Balochistan, Pakistan. One of the earliest sites with evidence of farming and herding in South Asia. Mehrgarh, near the Bolan Pass, west of the Indus River valley between the Pakistani cities of Quetta, Kalat and Sibi. Earliest neolithic settlements along the Indus date to ca. 7,000 BCE.

A figurine from Mehrgarh [Pakistan], c. (Musée Guimet, Paris) The oldest figurines in South Asia were found at Mehrgarh.and were prevalent even before pottery appears.

Maya Rise and Fall; Popol Vuh Museum; Guatemala City; Universidad Francisco Marroquin; Incensario; Guatemala; Mayan; Maya; .

Maya Rise and Fall; Universidad Francisco… The details are amazing, considering the fact that it was made by some sets of tools and a pair of hands.

Cylinder seal of a God with flowing vase (MUL GU LA - The Great One) griffin…

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.