Golden fan found in Tutankhamun tomb, Egypt 14 th c. BCE. Stumps of feathers may still be seen in the holes on the outer edge of the palm; depicts the king returning from the hunt; attendants carrying ostriches[960×783]

Golden fan found in Tutankhamun tomb, Egypt 14 th c. BCE. Stumps of feathers may still be seen in the holes on the outer edge of the palm; depicts the king returning from the hunt; attendants carrying ostriches[960×783]

The Alaca Höyük iron Dagger. Made from Meteoric iron with a golden hilt/guard, its one of the oldest of it’s kind ever discovered. Hattian culture, Modern day turkey. Around 2500 BC. [1000×299]

The Alaca Höyük iron Dagger. Made from Meteoric iron with a golden hilt/guard, its one of the oldest of it’s kind ever discovered. Hattian culture, Modern day turkey. Around 2500 BC. [1000×299]