Chinese ritual bronzes - 【Chinese Civilization HQ】 Chinese Bronze Artifacts Exhibited in Canada
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Bronze Age sword
Bronze Age swords appear from around the 17th century BC, in the Black Sea region and the Aegean, as a further development of the dagger. They are replaced by the Iron Age sword during the early part ...
Bronze Age sword - Wikipedia
Chinese ritual bronzes
Sets of ritual bronzes are the most impressive surviving objects from the Chinese Bronze Age. From around 1650 BCE they were deposited as grave goods in the tombs of royalty and the nobility, and wer...
Chinese ritual bronzes - Wikipedia
Permian bronze casts
Permian bronze casts were produced by the Komi and Udmurt people between the 4th and the 14th centuries. Their size is 3–17 cm. Their style is referred to as the 'Permian animal style.'Permian br...
Permian bronze casts - Wikipedia
Aegean art
Aegean art refers to art that was created in the Grecian lands surrounding, and the islands within, the Aegean Sea.Included in the category Aegean art is Mycenaean art, famous for its gold masks, war ...
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Cycladic art
Cycladic art encompasses the visual art of the ancient Cycladic civilization, which flourished in the islands of the Aegean Sea from 3300 - 2000 BCE. Along with the Minoans and Mycenaeans, the Cycladi...
Cycladic art - Wikipedia
Minyan ware
Minyan ware is a broad archaeological term describing varieties of a particular style of Aegean pottery associated with the Middle Helladic period.
In the history of Aegean prehistoric archaeology...
Mycenaean pottery
Mycenaean pottery is the pottery, produced by Mycenaean potters and divided by archaeologists into a series of stylistic phases, which can be grouped into four major stages, which roughly correspond w...
Mycenaean pottery - Wikipedia
Minoan pottery
Minoan pottery is more than Minoan civilization. Its restless sequence of quickly maturing artistic styles reveal something of Minoan patrons' pleasure in novelty while they assist archaeologists in ...
Minoan pottery - Wikipedia
Collette Hoard
2°00′25″W / 55.771°N 2.007°W / 55.771; -2.007The Collette Hoard was found in fields near Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England by metal detectorist John Minns in April 2...
Akrotiri (Santorini)
Akrotiri (Greek: Ακρωτήρι, pronounced [akroˈtiri]) is a Minoan Bronze Age settlement on the volcanic Greek island of Santorini (Thera). The settlement was destroyed in the Theran eruption about 1627 ...
Akrotiri (Santorini) - Wikipedia
Prince of the Lilies
The Prince of the Lilies or the Lily prince, is a celebrated ancient Minoan fresco on the Greek island of Crete dated to circa 1550 BC (the new palace period between 1700 and 1450 BC).
Fresco pain...
Prince of the Lilies - Wikipedia
Nilotic landscape
Nilotic landscape is any artistic representation of landscapes that emulates or is inspired by the Nile river in Egypt. The term was coined to refer primarily to such landscapes created outside of Egy...
Nilotic landscape - Wikipedia
Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng
The Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng (Chinese: 曾侯乙; pinyin: Zēng Hóu Yǐ) is an important archaeological site in Suizhou, Hubei, China, dated sometime after 433 BC. The tomb contained the remains of ...
Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng - Wikipedia
Winchester Hoard
1°19′45″W / 51.060386°N 1.329201°W / 51.060386; -1.329201The Winchester Hoard is a hoard of Iron Age gold found in a field in the Winchester area of Hampshire, England, in 200...
Winchester Hoard - Wikipedia
Art of Urartu
The art of Urartu refers to a historical and regional type of art from Urartu (Ararat), the ancient state of Western Asia which existed in the period from the 13th to the 6th centuries BC in the Armen...
Art of Urartu - Wikipedia
Isleham Hoard
0°24′40″E / 52.343°N 0.411°E / 52.343; 0.411The Isleham Hoard is a hoard of more than 6,500 pieces of worked and unworked bronze found in 1959, by William 'Bill' Houghton and ...
Migdale Hoard
4°19′37″W / 57.904°N 4.327°W / 57.904; -4.327The Migdale Hoard is a priceless collection of early Bronze Age jewellery discovered by workmen blasting a granite knoll behind Bo...