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Archaeological Museum in Herakleion. Minoan alabastre rhyton in form of a lioness´ head

Archaeological Museum in Herakleion. Minoan alabastre rhyton in form of a lioness´ head

Middle Eastern Goddess Anahita, the Lioness Lady and Queen of Beasts [British Museum, 500 BCE]

Middle Eastern lady of the Beasts Goddess Anahita statue

Middle Eastern Goddess Anahita, the Lioness Lady and Queen of Beasts [British Museum, 500 BCE]

Bracelet with Lions' heads. Ziwiyeh - Iran 7th c. BC.

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Bracelet with Lions' heads. Ziwiyeh - Iran 7th c. BC.

جامی زرین عهد هخامنشیان  Pre-Achemanid Golden Rython(Metropolitan Museum)

جامی زرین عهد هخامنشیان Pre-Achemanid Golden Rython(Metropolitan Museum)

EGYPT IVORY 5TH BCE     Comb decorated with a lion. From Israel. Ivory, 27th Dynasty, Late Period     Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Egyptiennes, Paris, France

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Hair Ringlet with Ram Head, c. 4th Century BC                                                Greece, Hellenistic period

Hair Ringlet with Ram Head

Picture of the Bahram fire temple in Rey, Iran, which has stood since the Sassanid Empire, Zoroastrianism

Picture of the Bahram fire temple in Rey, Iran, which has stood since the Sassanid Empire, Zoroastrianism

A Persian Terracotta Vessel with Handle, Achaemenid Period, ca. 550 -330 BC

A Persian Terracotta Vessel with Handle, Achaemenid Period, ca. 550 -330 BCE

A Persian Terracotta Vessel with Handle, Achaemenid Period, ca. 550 -330 BC

Pre Achaemenid gilded silver statue , scene of battle of a man with an imaginery animal with the ibex head and winged bull boady.8th-7th BCE. هنر ماقبل هخامنشی، صحنه نبرد مردی با حیوان تخیلی به شکل گاوی بالدار ,دارای سر بز کوهی، از جنس نقره طلا کاری شده۷۰۰ تا ۸۰۰ پیش از میلاد موزه‌ میهو، ژاپن

Virtual Museum of Iran Art / موزه مجازی هنر ایران

Pre Achaemenid gilded silver statue , scene of battle of a man with an imaginery animal with the ibex head and winged bull boady.8th-7th BCE. هنر ماقبل...

Vessel in the shape of a Hero and a Winged Bull; Western #Iran?, Pre-#Achaemenid Period, 8th-6th c BC, Silver, gold

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Gilgamesh Kills The Bull of HeavenThis is a Neo-Sumerian terracotta votive relief (c. 2250-1900 BC) showing Gilgamesh, the legendary King of the city of Uruk (map) fighting against Gugalanna, the Bull of Heaven. In Sumerian mythology, the gods sent the Bull of Heaven to kill Gilgamesh as a reprisal for rejecting Inanna’s (Ishtar’s) affections. However, Gilgamesh and his friend Enkidu manage to kill the Bull instead. Inanna demands that the pair pay for the Bull’s destructio...

Ancient to Medieval (And Slightly Later) History

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