Lidded glass vase decorated with wave patterns and two duck heads. Found alongside several other items in the beauty case of Merit, buried in the same tomb as her husband, Kha. Egypt (Deir el-Medina), 18th Dynasty, 1425 to 1353 BC. [1008×1079]

Lidded glass vase decorated with wave patterns and two duck heads. Found alongside several other items in the beauty case of Merit, buried in the same tomb as her husband, Kha. Egypt (Deir el-Medina), 18th Dynasty, 1425 to 1353 BC.… Continue Reading

Polished steatite spinning disc inlayed with alabaster, from the tomb of First Dynasty official Hemaka, reign of King Den, ~30th Century BC (441×435)

Polished steatite spinning disc inlayed with alabaster, from the tomb of First Dynasty official Hemaka, reign of King Den, ~30th Century BC (441×435)

Isha Khan’s Tomb: Located in the same complex as the Humyaun’s Tomb, New Delhi. The tomb of Isa Khan was built during his lifetime between 1562-1571. [1080*1350]

Isha Khan’s Tomb: Located in the same complex as the Humyaun’s Tomb, New Delhi. The tomb of Isa Khan was built during his lifetime between 1562-1571. [1080*1350]

Archaeologists almost literally fell into the tomb of a 1,200-year-old metallurgist during an excavation in Huarmey, Peru. The team from the Warsaw University’s Centre for Precolumbian Studies was exploring a ceremonial square. [6000×4000]

Archaeologists almost literally fell into the tomb of a 1,200-year-old metallurgist during an excavation in Huarmey, Peru. The team from the Warsaw University’s Centre for Precolumbian Studies was exploring a ceremonial square. [6000×4000]

Old family past-down Spanish book from the 1800s. Apparently translated property of Napoleon. I don’t know the author–the book was supposedly founded in a Egyptian tomb.

Old family past-down Spanish book from the 1800s. Apparently translated property of Napoleon. I don’t know the author–the book was supposedly founded in a Egyptian tomb.

Our lady of Mt.Carmel cemetary in El Paso TX, Established in the late 1700, after a church fire all burial records where lost and the “old” part of the cemetery was closed off. Tomb depicted is of child aged 9 months.

Our lady of Mt.Carmel cemetary in El Paso TX, Established in the late 1700, after a church fire all burial records where lost and the “old” part of the cemetery was closed off. Tomb depicted is of child aged 9… Continue Reading

One of the original Gudi (Lit, “Bone Flute”). A group of flute like instruments found in a Neolithic tomb in Jiahu and represents the oldest musical instruments found in the region. Peiligang culture, modern day China. ~6000 BC. [7952×5304]

One of the original Gudi (Lit, “Bone Flute”). A group of flute like instruments found in a Neolithic tomb in Jiahu and represents the oldest musical instruments found in the region. Peiligang culture, modern day China. ~6000 BC. [7952×5304]