IMPORTANT SYRIAN BONE CARVING OF THE MOTHER GODESS, DATING TO THE LATER NEOLITHIC-EARLY BRONZEAGE PERIOD, 4TH.-3RD. MILLENIUM BC.!
This statuette with it's exceptional details carved in the round - of tommy and full breasts, reflects a widespread tradition from the neolithic period and later antiquity of worshipping a mother godess o ...click for details
IMPORTANT EARLY DYNASTIC LAPIS LAZULI CYLINDER SEAL, MESOPOTAMIA, CA. 2600-2500 BC.
A figure (Gilgamesh?) wrestle a couple of horned animals, which in turn are attacked by a couple of predators. Another figure is fighting a horned animal and there's a tree as spacefiller. A thick cylinder with lots of space for details and used to th ...click for details