Greco-roman inspired Parade helmet (with missing visor) of Emperor Charles V by Filippo Negroli. The hair and beard are made from gold. Spanish, 1533 AD. [536×800]

Greco-roman inspired Parade helmet (with missing visor) of Emperor Charles V by Filippo Negroli. The hair and beard are made from gold. Spanish, 1533 AD. [536×800]

The Queen of the Night also known as the Burney Relief is a high relief terracotta plaque of baked clay, measuring 19.4 inches 49.5 cm high, 14.5 inches 37 cm wide, with a thickness of 1.8 inches 4.8 cm depicting a naked winged woman flanked by owls and standing on the backs of two Lions [2848×4288]

The Queen of the Night also known as the Burney Relief is a high relief terracotta plaque of baked clay, measuring 19.4 inches 49.5 cm high, 14.5 inches 37 cm wide, with a thickness of 1.8 inches 4.8 cm depicting… Continue Reading

[OC]Stone Feline Effigy from The Street of the Dead Complex at Teotihuacan, Mexico. Photo taken at “Teotihuacan, City of Water, City of Fire” at the Phoenix Art Museum [3456×5184]

[OC]Stone Feline Effigy from The Street of the Dead Complex at Teotihuacan, Mexico. Photo taken at “Teotihuacan, City of Water, City of Fire” at the Phoenix Art Museum [3456×5184]