Upper Paleolithic Female Figurine, Eastern Europe, ca. 12,000 B.C.E. carved from black steatite. The abdomen is swollen indicating pregnancy with wide hips and buttocks. Subtle features such as belly button are present along with engraved hair. Remains of red ocher.
Comic Epitaphs from the very best old graveyards book
Comic Epitaphs - From the very best old graveyards. 1957
Demeter y Persefone,Misterios de Eleusis
Venus figurines from around the world; small and portable sculptures emphasizing the female form, carried by nomadic tribes
Siena, Italy photo by Barbara Ellquist, province of Siena, Tuscany region itly
Venere di Lespugue, ca. 25000 anni fa, avorio di mammut scolpito a tutto tondo. Da Lespugue, Francia. Musée de l'Homme, Parigi, Francia.
Elephant / Bull head amulet - 3500- 3100BC, Naqada II-Naqada III . Although described as a bull, it is also possible it is an elephant. Ivory, 4.9 x 4.7 cm
Крылатый бык Шеду из дворца царя Саргона II (A human-headed winged bull known as a lamassu from Dur-Sharrukin. Neo-Assyrian Period). Вт. пол. 8 в. до н.э. Louvre