Viralpics

Wreath from Ur (gold, lapis lazuli and carnelian), 2500 BCE.[1600×1616]

Feb
11

Lion claw bracelet of Princess Khnumit, one of the daughters of pharaoh Amenemhat II. Its made from gold, turquoise, carnelian and lapis lazuli. Egypt, 12th dynasty. 1991 to 1802 BC. [876×728]

Feb
03

Pendant. Eagle with lion’s head: gold/ lapis lazuli/ copper. The treasure of Ur. 2500 B.C. [960 x 860]

Jan
24

The Standard of Ur. A trapezoidal wooden box of unknown purpose, inlaid with mosaics of lapis lazuli, shell and red limestone, depicting scenes of wartime and peacetime. 26th century BC. [750×446]

Jan
23

Gold and lapis lazuli assemble depicting the holy triad of the Osiris family (Horus, Osiris and Isis). It was once part of an pendant and bears the Cartouche of Pharao Osorkon II as well as an inscription at the bottom. Egypt, 22nd dynasty. 874 to 850 BC. [589×800]

Jan
16

Owl figurine. Bone and lapis lazuli with incised details. From Kozani, Northern Greece. Late to Final Neolithic, 4300–3200 BC [1334×1800] [OC]

Dec
19

Animal shaped pendants of gold, lapis lazuli and carnelian from Mesopotamia (Eshnunna), 2900–2350 B.C.[2747×2071]

Dec
18

Roman eagle statue made of lapis lazuli, c. 5th century AD [1800×1772]

Dec
04

Ram in the Thicket, gold, silver, lapis, lazuli, copper, shell, red limestone, bitumen. Iraq, Ur, c. 2650-2550 BCE. [700×1000]

Nov
02

“Mantelpiece Clock” Manufactured at Boucher & Gravet Bronze Factory, France, 1880s. Material: copper alloys, steel and lapis lazuli [1312×1920]

Oct
26

Lion and cub (lapis lazuli), China 18th c.[4000×3000]

Oct
20

Bead bracelet of Queen Ahhotep I, mother of pharaoh Ahmose I. The beads are made from gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian and faience. Egypt, 17th Dynasty ~1530 BC. [564×632]

Sep
05

Golden Bracelet decorated with a scarab made from lapis lazuli. From the tomb of Pharaoh Shoshenq II. Tanis, Egypt. 887 to 885 BC. [584×600]

Sep
02