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Jerboa figurine, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12–13 Date: ca. 1850–1640 B.C. Possibly from Heliopolis, Egypt

Jerboa figurine, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty Date: ca. Possibly from Heliopolis, Egypt. Reproductions avaliable thru Metropolitan Museum.

Faience Jerboa figurine. Middle Kingdom. Dynasty 12-14. 1850-1640 BC. Memphite Region, poss. Heliopolis.

Jerboa figurine, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty ca. Possibly from Heliopolis (Ain Shams); From Egypt, Memphite Region. 3 cm in.) On view in Gallery Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

Jerboa Figurine, Middle Kingdom, Egypt

Already in the Early Dynastic Period, Egyptians deposited faience figurines of wild animals in temple precincts. These figurines were reintroduced in the Twelfth Dynasty, but as a component of burial equipment and with new species added to the repertoire

Scent bottle in the shape of a hind (pottery), Etruscan, (6th century BC) / Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery / Bridgeman

Scent bottle in the shape of a hind (pottery), Etruscan, century BC) / Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery / Bridgeman♥≻★≺♥

Physical description  Jug of buff earthenware, partly covered with a green glaze over a white slip. Ovoid body, spreading mouth pinched in front to form a lip, loop handle.  Place of Origin  Surrey, England (made) Hampshire, England (possibly, made) Date  ca. 1500-1600 (made)

Jug, ca. Jug of buff earthenware, partly covered with a green glaze over a white slip.

chalkware poodle modeled after Staffordshire dog

For Sale Antique Early American Folk Art Painted Chalkware Poodle Dog

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Chawan (tea bowl) of Raku ware Probably Takahashi Dôhachi I Raku-type, Kyoto ware. Earthenware, raku-technique glaze Centimetres: (height), (outside diameter) late - early century Early Modern; Edo period Area of Origin: Kyoto, Japan.

Scotland's version of Route 66 is named one of the world's top road trips Source: Google Maps

The North Coast 500 route in Scotland runs from Inverness, to the Kyle of Lochalsh on the West Coast, via the rugged north coast to John O'Groats, before heading down the east coast, completing the loop in Inverness

Painting colorful birds on old photographs

Painting colorful birds on old photographs